CVS is company that almost seems to be on every street corner. Being a top competitor to Walgreens, they have no choice but to be just as aggressive. CVS stores are a quick convince store as well as pharmacy and even minute clinics for your simple colds and flus. These are all around great stores, but as prices rise and shopping shifts to online retailers, could this be adversely affecting the company? Let us dive into some numbers to see if the trend supports potential investments. [more
CVS Health Corporation (CVS) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA. It is located in RHODE ISLAND, U.S.A and employs 155,000 people. CVS Health is listed under Retail category by Fama And French industry classification and specializes in Healthcare
with concentration in Healthcare Services
. The company currently falls under 'Mid-Cap
' category with total capitalization of 9.43 B. CVS Health Corporation runs under Healthcare
sector within Healthcare Services
industry. This company has 1.12 B outstanding shares of which 13.79 M shares are currently shorted by investors with about 1.77 days to cover shorted positions.
CVS CAREMARK CP has about 700.4 M in cash with 8.41 B of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 2.12.