NYSE:RAD - Rite Aid Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $1.46 +0.05 (+3.55 %) (As of 08/19/2018 01:16 PM ET)Previous Close$1.46Today's Range$1.35 - $1.4752-Week Range$1.27 - $2.80Volume21.68 million shsAverage Volume19.32 million shsMarket Capitalization$1.58 billionP/E Ratio-73.00Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.78 Company ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Rite Aid Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates a chain of retail drugstores in the United States. It operates through two segments, Retail Pharmacy and Pharmacy Services. The Retail Pharmacy segment sells prescription drugs and a range of other merchandise, including over-the-counter medications, health and beauty aids, personal care items, cosmetics, household items, food and beverages, greeting cards, seasonal merchandise, and other every day and convenience products. It also operates retail clinics that provide treatment for common conditions; and a range of preventive services comprising screenings, medical tests, immunizations, and basic physical exams. In addition, this segment offers healthcare coaching and disease management services. The Pharmacy Services segment provides pharmacy benefit management (PBM) services and a range of pharmacy-related services. This segment also performs prescription adjudication services for other PBMs; and offers integrated mail-order, specialty and compounding pharmacy, and infertility treatment services, as well as drug benefits under the federal government's Medicare Part D program. As of April 12, 2018, the company operated approximately 2,548 stores in 19 states. Rite Aid Corporation was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania. Receive RAD News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for RAD and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Drug stores & proprietary stores Sub-IndustryDrug Retail SectorRetail/Wholesale SymbolNYSE:RAD CUSIP76775410 Webwww.riteaid.com Phone717-761-2633 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.75 Current Ratio1.49 Quick Ratio0.85 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-73.00 Forward P/E Ratio36.50 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$21.53 billion Price / Sales0.07 Cash Flow$0.5794 per share Price / Cash2.52 Book Value$1.50 per share Price / Book0.97 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.02) Net Income$943.47 million Net Margins5.18% Return on Equity-2.88% Return on Assets-0.36% Miscellaneous Employees59,000 Outstanding Shares1,066,810,000Market Cap$1.58 billion Rite Aid (NYSE:RAD) Frequently Asked Questions What is Rite Aid's stock symbol? Rite Aid trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "RAD." How were Rite Aid's earnings last quarter? Rite Aid Co. (NYSE:RAD) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, June, 27th. The company reported ($0.01) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.01) by $0.00. The firm earned $5.39 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.32 billion. Rite Aid had a net margin of 5.18% and a negative return on equity of 2.88%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down .9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned ($0.05) EPS. View Rite Aid's Earnings History. When is Rite Aid's next earnings date? Rite Aid is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September, 27th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Rite Aid. What guidance has Rite Aid issued on next quarter's earnings? Rite Aid updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, June, 27th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.02-0.06 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.04. The company issued revenue guidance of $21.70-22.10 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $21.65 billion. What price target have analysts set for RAD? 7 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Rite Aid's shares. Their predictions range from $1.50 to $6.00. On average, they expect Rite Aid's stock price to reach $2.5357 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 73.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Rite Aid. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Rite Aid? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Rite Aid in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 6 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Rite Aid. Are investors shorting Rite Aid? Rite Aid saw a decrease in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 174,943,256 shares, a decrease of 3.3% from the July 13th total of 180,954,193 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 10,735,233 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 16.3 days. Currently, 16.6% of the company's stock are short sold. View Rite Aid's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Rite Aid's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Rite Aid include Diplomat Pharmacy (DPLO), Petmed Express (PETS), Taxus Pharmaceuticals (TXSP), HealthWarehouse.com (HEWA) and Dougherty's Pharmacy (MYDP). Who are Rite Aid's key executives? Rite Aid's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. John T. Standley, Chairman & CEO (Age 55)Mr. Kermit Ray Crawford, Pres & COO (Age 59)Mr. Darren Wayne Karst, Sr. Exec. VP, CFO & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 58)Ms. Jocelyn Zazyczny Konrad, Exec. VP of Pharmacy (Age 48)Mr. Bryan Everett, Chief Operating Officer of Rite Aid Stores (Age 45) Has Rite Aid been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about RAD stock have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Rite Aid earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company an impact score of 47.25 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Rite Aid. Who are Rite Aid's major shareholders? Rite Aid's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp (2.12%), Alpine Associates Management Inc. (1.27%), IndexIQ Advisors LLC (0.74%), Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (0.67%), Private Management Group Inc. (0.62%) and Private Management Group Inc. (0.62%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Rite Aid. Which major investors are selling Rite Aid stock? RAD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including California Public Employees Retirement System, State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System, Verition Fund Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Gabelli Funds LLC, Creative Planning, Alpine Global Management LLC and NJ State Employees Deferred Compensation Plan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Rite Aid. Which major investors are buying Rite Aid stock? RAD stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Private Management Group Inc., Private Management Group Inc., Sarbit Advisory Services Inc., Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp, Alpine Associates Management Inc., Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Rite Aid. How do I buy shares of Rite Aid? Shares of RAD can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Rite Aid's stock price today? One share of RAD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.46. How big of a company is Rite Aid? Rite Aid has a market capitalization of $1.58 billion and generates $21.53 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $943.47 million in net income (profit) each year or ($0.02) on an earnings per share basis. Rite Aid employs 59,000 workers across the globe. How can I contact Rite Aid? Rite Aid's mailing address is 30 Hunter Lane, Camp Hill PA, 17105. The company can be reached via phone at 717-761-2633 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Rite Aid (NYSE RAD)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 437 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 448 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 885MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Rite Aid and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe RAD will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe RAD will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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