Those were the words spoken by Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA) CEO Stefano Pessina when asked about Amazon.com's (NASDAQ:AMZN) acquisition of online pharmacy PillPack during Walgreens' Q3 earnings call Thursday morning. While Pessina was speaking, t
Numis Securities upgraded shares of Thomas Cook Group (LON:TCG) to a buy rating in a report issued on Wednesday. The firm currently has GBX 154 ($2.04) price objective on the travel company’s stock, down from their previous price objective of GBX 159 ($2.10).
The WebMD application is demonstrated on an Apple Inc. iPad Air. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg
Private equity giant KKR is betting big on healthy living. In separate announcements on Monday morning, KKR said it will buy both internet health information giant WebMD Holdings for $2.8 billion and The Nature’s Bounty Co., a company that sells supplements ranging from fish....More>>>
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Conventional wisdom suggests that investors should find safe stocks to buy. Penny stocks and potential “triple-baggers” might be more exciting and a big win might provide a better story, but experts will tell you the smart play is to benefit from compounding returns in safe, stable stocks.
That general strategy is similar to that followed by Warren Buffett with Berkshire Hathaway....More>>>
U.S. stocks have had an incredible run over the last two months and even at these record-breaking levels there are still profits to make at least until March, when it will be time to run for the hills.
Thats a key message from Goldman Sachs chief U.S. equity strategist David Kostin, who says optimism over expected tax reforms from the Trump administration is likely to push the S&P 500....More>>>
March 20, 2017: Markets opened slightly lower Monday and traded close to the break-even line all day. Leading indicators and consumer sentiment readings were both strong. Only the materials sector traded high late in the afternoon while energy and utilities were the laggards. The blue chips were performing best. WTI crude oil for April delivery settled at $48.22 a barrel, down 1.2% on the day. April....More>>>
Warren Buffett nearly quadrupled his stake in Apple (AAPL, $135.51) during the last three months of 2016, according to the latest 13-F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission by Buffetts holding company, Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B. The big investment is already looking like a shrewd move. Apple shares are setting record highs this week and are up 17% so far in 2017. With a market capitalization,....More>>>
Several days ago Fitbit (FIT) and Dexcom (DXCM) announced they are partnering to develop CGM (continuous glucose monitoring) solutions for people living with diabetes. The first product will incorporate DXCM’s CGM data and bridge it with FIT’s new Ionic watch. Users of Android and iOS devices would be able to see “activity and glucose levels, right on their wrist.”
MILFORD, Mich. -- Chevrolet has revealed the first four-cylinder engine in the history of the Silverado pickup, a 310-horsepower, 2.7-liter turbocharged version that delivered smooth power in a short drive Thursday around General Motors test track.
Social Security fraud has been a glaring problem for a long time, but last year's major Equifax breach did a fine job of taking things up a notch. In 2017, an estimated 143 million Americans had their data compromised, including their Social Security numbers, which means that the likelihood of f
On Monday, Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) reported fiscal first-quarter results. The banking giant beat on both earnings per share and revenue expectations. Despite the good results, BAC stock was down in early Monday trading before rallying about 1% in the afternoon.
Google may dominate digital advertising, but there's still a $70 billion market for television ads in the United States that the Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) subsidiary has been pretty much locked out of.