Walgreens posts strong 4Q earns, but delays Rite Aid deal
Boots Alliance earnings topped $1 billion during the fourth quarter,
easily surpassing analyst expectations, but the nation's largest
drugstore chain also announced a delay in closing its latest megadeal.
said Thursday that it expects to wrap up its $9.4 billion purchase of
rival Rite Aid Corp. early next year, rather than by the end of 2016.. . . more