Walgreen Co


  • Stocks Advance, Led by Materials; Amex Slips Tuesday, 5 Oct 2010 | 12:05 PM ET

    Stocks continued to add to gains after a report that the service sector grew more than expected, and that new orders and hiring in the sector are on the rise. Caterpillar and DuPont rose, while Amex fell.

  • How Low Can Bank of Japan Go? Tuesday, 5 Oct 2010 | 9:14 AM ET

    The Bank of Japan cut interest rates ... to a range of zero to 0.1 percent, from 0.1 percent (seriously)...and pledged to keep rates at "virtually zero" until deflation has ended.

  • Futures Higher on Bank of Japan News Tuesday, 5 Oct 2010 | 9:02 AM ET

    Stock index futures pointed to a higher open after the Bank of Japan cut interest rates and pledged to keep rates at zero until prices stabilize.

  • Fun With Options: Trader Pockets $455K on Walgreen Wednesday, 29 Sep 2010 | 9:53 AM ET
    Walgreens Store

    Well, at least one of them has had a tremendous amount of good fortune lately by playing long and short positions against each other on drug store chain Walgreen and pocketing nearly half a million dollars in profit.

  • Stocks Close Near Highs After See-Saw Session Tuesday, 28 Sep 2010 | 4:10 PM ET

    Stocks ended near session highs on Tuesday as investors considered the impact of the Fed's next moves to bolster the economy as well as weak reports on the economy. Pfizer and Intel  rose, Cisco and P&G fell.

  • Stocks Add to Gains Before Close; Cisco Falls Tuesday, 28 Sep 2010 | 3:46 PM ET

    Stocks continued to rebound ahead of the closing bell Tuesday as investors considered the impact of the Fed's next moves to bolster the economy as well as weak reports on the economy. Pfizer and Intel  rose, Cisco and P&G fell.

  • Stocks Climb, Led by Health Care; Cisco Slips Tuesday, 28 Sep 2010 | 1:26 PM ET

    Stocks climbed into positive territory Tuesday as investors expected the Federal Reserve to pump more money into the economy, supporting equities. Travelers and Intel rose, while Cisco and Alcoa fell.

  • Europe Troubles Don't Faze US Stocks Tuesday, 28 Sep 2010 | 10:54 AM ET

    U.S. stock futures and European stock markets were fairly flat Tuesday morning, despite a number of concerns across the Atlantic. One such concern: S&P warned that Ireland’s debt could be cut once again, citing rising costs of recapitalizing Anglo Irish Bank. Then there's Spain and Portugal.

  • Futures Advance After Case-Shiller Index Tuesday, 28 Sep 2010 | 9:18 AM ET

    Stock index futures added to gains Tuesday after a report that home prices stabilized in July, and despite the return of European debt concerns.

  • What's On: Case-Shiller, The Fed and Facebook Tuesday, 28 Sep 2010 | 7:56 AM ET

    See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Tuesday's Squawk on the Street.

  • Reports on consumer confidence and home price data, and the Treasury's $35 billion auction of 5-year notes are events that will be watched by financial markets Tuesday.

  • "Ultimately, the big deal is going to be whether the economic growth rate is really accelerating in the fourth quarter or whether it doesn't," said James Paulsen, chief strategist at Wells Capital Management.

  • Cramer: Use This Rally to Take Profits Friday, 24 Sep 2010 | 6:13 PM ET

    The motto for next week? Don't be greedy.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Web Extra: Your Question About... CVS Thursday, 16 Sep 2010 | 6:02 PM ET

    Sam writes, “Karen, CVS seemed to derail after the skirmish with Walgreens over pharmacy benefits.  The chart looks broken.  Is this a worthy investment anymore?”

  • Jobs Report Caps a Week of Positive Econ Numbers Friday, 3 Sep 2010 | 8:56 AM ET

    S&P futures popped 10 points on nonfarm payrolls. August nonfarm payrolls, at minus 54,000, much better than expectations of a loss of 120,000, private payrolls up 67,000, also better than a gain of 44,000 expected. Also helping futures: a large revision to July, now a loss of 54,000 jobs, down from an earlier estimate of a loss of 131,000 jobs.

  • Spend $30, Get a Free....What? Monday, 30 Aug 2010 | 2:41 PM ET

    All three of the nation's largest drugstore chains—CVS Caremark, Walgreen and Rite Aid—as well as Target are making a big bets that they will be able to draw shoppers with their flu vaccination programs.

  • Lightning Round: Ford, Walgreen, Citigroup and More Tuesday, 24 Aug 2010 | 6:52 PM ET

    Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Cautious Hope for US Jobs Wednesday, 4 Aug 2010 | 12:07 PM ET

    S&P futures rose 5 points following a better-than-expected ADP employment report. The firm reported a slightly better-than-expected gain of 42,000 private sector jobs (vs. up 39,000 expected) in July, giving hope of a better government July jobs report on Friday.

  • This Trading Range Will Break Higher: Stock Picker Thursday, 22 Jul 2010 | 2:26 PM ET

    Stocks surged Thursday with the Dow jumping at least 200 points after another strong batch of earnings reports. Sandy Lincoln, investment strategist at M&I Investment Management, and Bill Smead, CEO and CIO of Smead Capital Management, shared their insights.