11/5/2019, 7:37 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Report: Walgreens considers going private

American pharmacy giant Walgreens is exploring going private, sources said on Tuesday.

The Reuters report said the company has been in talks with private equity firms for months now, trying to put together a deal, although the sources added nothing has been decided yet.

Shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance were halted for trade after they jumped over 6% on the report.

Breaking the News / JC