The following commentary comes from an independent investor or market observer as part of TheStreet's guest contributor program, which is separate from the company's news coverage.NEW YORK ( Trefis) -- Walgreen (WAG) announced its second-quarter results last week. The earnings beat analyst expectations even though the number of prescriptions filled at comparable stores fell by 8% to 9% as a result of the drug retailer walking out of Express Scripts network this year. What is generating more curiosity is the future of Walgreen's business with Medco now that the FTC has approved the Express Scripts-Medco deal.
Express Scripts-Medco Deal: Impact on Walgreen Stock
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