Large Outflow of Money Witnessed in Walgreens Boots Alliance

Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) : The total money flow in Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) was negative ($5.2 million), which signals selling by the traders on Tuesdays session. They trimmed their holdings by selling the stock on downticks to the tune of $14.53 million. In comparison, the inflow of money into the stock on upticks was $9.34 million. The uptick to downtick ratio was 0.64. Similarly, the block trades show selling by large traders on strength. The value of stocks sold down on downtick was $5.91 million. The negative money flow of ($5.91 million) confirms the selling in Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) on strength. Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) gained $0.17 at $82.18, a gain of 0.21% over the previous days close. However, the stock registered 0.46% in the week.


The company Insiders own 21.1% of Walgreens Boots Alliance shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -6.7% . Institutional Investors own 60.33% of Walgreens Boots Alliance shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -6.7%. In an insider trading activity, Wilson-Thompson Kathleen, officer (EVP and Global Chief HRO) of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., unloaded 29,603 shares at an average price of $83.13 on June 10, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $2,460,897, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. has lost 2.75% in the last five trading days and dropped 1.52% in the last 4 weeks. Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. is up 0.35% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -3.74%.

Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA): On Tuesdays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $81.9 with an intraday high of $82.62. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $81.05. However, the stock managed to close at $81.22, a loss of 0.96% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $82.01. The total traded volume of the day was 5,229,083 shares.

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Walgreens Boots Alliance) is a holding company. The Company is a global pharmacy-led health and wellbeing enterprise. It operates through three segments: Retail Pharmacy USA, which consists of the Walgreens business, including the operation of retail drugstores and convenient care clinics, in addition to providing specialty pharmacy services; Retail Pharmacy International, which consists of the Alliance Boots pharmacy-led health and beauty stores, optical practices and related contract manufacturing operations, and Pharmaceutical Wholesale, which consists of the Alliance Boots pharmaceutical wholesaling and distribution businesses. Its portfolio of retail and business brands includes Walgreens, Duane Reade, Boots and Alliance Healthcare, as well as global health and beauty product brands, including No7, Botanics, and Soap & Glory. Walgreens Boots Alliance, through its subsidiary, Liz Earle Beauty Co. Ltd, offers the Liz Earle skincare brand.

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