Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. inventory rises Friday, nonetheless underperforms market

Shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. WBA,
+1.30%
rose 1.30% to $40.59 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around optimistic buying and selling session for the inventory market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX,
+1.73%
rising 1.73% to 4,280.15 and the Dow Jones Industrial Common DJIA,
+1.27%
rising 1.27% to 33,761.05. This was the inventory’s third consecutive day of good points. Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. closed $14.41 wanting its 52-week excessive ($55.00), which the corporate reached on January eleventh.

The inventory demonstrated a blended efficiency when in comparison with a few of its opponents Friday, as CVS Well being Corp. CVS,
+2.05%
rose 2.05% to $106.39 and PetMed Categorical Inc. PETS,
+1.03%
rose 1.03% to $22.48. Buying and selling quantity (4.4 M) remained 1.8 million beneath its 50-day common quantity of 6.2 M.

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