Diamonds and Dogs

1/6/22

Eco-conscious footwear brand, Allbirds (BIRD) rallying on an upgrade. The sustainable wool shoe maker is up 6% as the Morgan Stanley analyst believes the recent pullback is a buying opportunity with double-digit growth going forward.

Profit-taking in a couple healthcare stocks. HMO, Humana (HUM) is down 10% to a three-month low even as the company reiterates guidance. Humana did say they are facing COVID headwinds including returning employees to the office. Walgreens (WBA) is down a percent even though the company reported strong earnings and sales. Walgreens administered 15.6 million vaccinations and 6.5 million tests during the quarter.

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