The following video is part of this week's MarketFoolery podcast, in which host Chris Hill, along with Jason Moser and Charly Travers, discuss the latest business news. Despite quarterly earnings that fell nearly 8%, shares of Walgreen rose slightly because Wall Street was expecting worse. In this segment, the guys analyze Walgreen's outlook now that it has parted ways with Express Scripts and the effect of the mild winter on company earnings.
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