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Drug Stores
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Today's Change: +0.20%
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Drug Stores News
Walgreen stores go offline due to technical glitch
Fri 6:03 pm ET (Reuters)
Pharmacy chain Walgreen Co suffered a system outage for several hours on Friday, taking all of its 8,200 pharmacy outlets offline and delaying prescription orders. The company faced a "technical issue" during a system update and had to bring the entire system offline to resolve it, spokesman Michael Polzin said. Some prescription orders may have been lost as a result of the outage, Polzin said, but most were queued and processed when the system was restored. Shares of Walgreen closed at $61.05 on Friday on the New York Stock Exchange.
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Industry Top Performers
Intraday Price Performance% ChangeMarket Cap
GNC Holdings, Inc. Class A Comm [GNC] +1.74% $3.4 B
China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc. [CJJD] +0.69% $20.9 M
CVS Caremark Corporation Common [CVS] +0.33% $91.9 B
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Market Capitalization% ChangeMarket Cap
CVS Caremark Corporation Common [CVS] +0.33% $91.6 B
Walgreen Co. Common Stock [WAG] -0.03% $58.4 B
Rite Aid Corporation Common Sto [RAD] 0.00% $6.2 B
GNC Holdings, Inc. Class A Comm [GNC] +1.74% $3.3 B
Pharmerica Corporation Common S [PMC] -1.50% $781.3 M
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08/28/14 NPD China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd. Earnings Conference Call (Q2 2014)
09/18/14 RAD Rite Aid Corp Q2 2015 Earnings Release
09/30/14 WAG Walgreen Co Q4 2014 Earnings Release
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08/05/14 CVS CVS Caremark Corporation Common upside earnings surprise (+2.73%)
08/05/14 PMC Pharmerica Corporation Common S upside earnings surprise (+11.11%)
07/29/14 GNC GNC Holdings, Inc. Class A Comm downside earnings surprise (-2.53%)
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Market Capitalization:160B
Price / Earnings:22.2
Price / Book:10.8
Net Profit Margin (mrq):3.2%
Price To Free Cash Flow (mrq):-270.8
Return on Equity:13.0%
Total Debt / Equity:33.7
Dividend Yield:1.5%
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