After seeing the number of flu shots administered skyrocket this year to boost revenue, drug...

|By:, SA News Editor

After seeing the number of flu shots administered skyrocket this year to boost revenue, drug store operators such as Walgreen (WAG +0.1%) and CVS Caremark (CVS +0.1%) want to expand past flu shots to offer a full range of immunizations and additional healthcare services. For the sector to gets its way, states will have to expand the powers of pharmacists, a development that stands a decent chance of coming off because it saves employers money.