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Pfizer is a research-based biopharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery, development, manufacture, and distribution of healthcare products. It operates in two business segments: Pfizer Biopharmaceuticals Group (Biopharma) and Upjohn. The Biopharma segment offers medicines, vaccines, and biosimilars for the treatment of cardiovascular and metabolic diseases, oncology diseases, pneumococcal disease, meningococcal disease and tick-borne encephalitis, chronic immune and inflammatory diseases, as well as rare diseases, including amyloidosis, hemophilia, and endocrine diseases. The Upjohn segment provides products that are used to treat non-communicable diseases across a range of therapeutic areas, including cardiovascular, pain and neurology, psychiatry, urology, and ophthalmology.

TypePublic
Founded1849
HQNew York, NY, US
Websitepfizer.com
Employee Ratings4.2
Overall CultureB

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)88,300(-4%)
Job Openings1,729
Revenue (FY, 2020)$41.9 B(-19%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)$44.8
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Pfizer

Albert Bourla

Albert Bourla

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Frank D'Amelio

Frank D'Amelio

Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President, Global Supply
Mikael Dolsten

Mikael Dolsten

Chief Scientific Officer and President, Worldwide Research, Development and Medical
Lidia Fonseca

Lidia Fonseca

Chief Digital and Technology Officer, Executive Vice President
Rod MacKenzie

Rod MacKenzie

Chief Development Officer, Executive Vice President
Angela Hwang

Angela Hwang

Group President, Pfizer Biopharmaceuticals Group
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Pfizer Office Locations

Pfizer has offices in New York, Andover, Boulder, Cambridge and in 92 other locations
New York, NY, US (HQ)
235 E 42nd St
Andover, MA, US
1 Burtt Rd
Boulder, CO, US
3200 Walnut St
Cambridge, MA, US
1 Portland St
Chesterfield, MO, US
875 Chesterfield Pkwy W
Collegeville, PA, US
500 Arcola Rd
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Pfizer Financials and Metrics

Pfizer Revenue

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Pfizer's revenue was reported to be $41.91 b in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2021)

14.6b

Gross profit (Q1, 2021)

10.4b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2021), %

71.1%

Net income (Q1, 2021)

4.9b

Market capitalization (15-Sept-2021)

250.6b

Closing stock price (15-Sept-2021)

44.8

Cash (4-Apr-2021)

1.8b

EV

288.5b
Pfizer's current market capitalization is $250.6 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

52.5b53.6b51.8b41.9b

Revenue growth, %

(1%)2%(4%)

Cost of goods sold

11.2b11.2b10.2b8.7b

Gross profit

41.3b42.4b41.5b33.2b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Revenue

12.9b13.5b13.3b13.1b13.3b12.7b12.0b11.8b12.1b14.6b

Cost of goods sold

2.6b2.9b2.7b2.4b2.6b2.6b2.4b2.3b2.5b4.2b

Gross profit

10.3b10.6b10.6b10.7b10.7b10.1b9.7b9.5b9.6b10.4b

Gross profit Margin, %

80%78%80%81%81%79%80%81%79%71%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

1.3b1.1b1.3b1.8b

Accounts Receivable

8.2b8.0b8.7b7.9b

Inventories

7.6b7.5b8.3b8.0b

Current Assets

41.1b49.9b32.8b35.1b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Cash

2.3b2.7b3.6b1.9b1.8b2.8b2.2b1.8b1.6b1.8b

Accounts Receivable

9.5b9.9b10.0b9.6b9.8b9.4b9.9b9.1b10.0b9.9b

Inventories

8.1b8.1b8.2b8.0b8.2b8.2b8.4b8.6b9.3b8.5b

Current Assets

34.8b37.3b41.6b45.3b47.1b33.5b34.7b46.4b47.7b39.5b
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

21.4b11.2b16.3b9.7b

Depreciation and Amortization

6.3b6.4b6.0b

Inventories

(357.0m)(717.0m)(1.0b)(736.0m)

Accounts Payable

46.0m431.0m(564.0m)353.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Net Income

3.6b7.4b11.6b3.9b8.9b16.6b3.4b6.8b9.0b4.9b

Depreciation and Amortization

1.6b3.1b4.7b1.5b3.1b4.6b1.2b2.5b3.7b

Cash From Operating Activities

2.0b5.8b11.1b1.7b4.3b8.8b3.1b6.7b8.8b4.5b

Purchases of PP&E

(386.0m)(810.0m)(1.4b)(460.0m)(939.0m)(1.5b)(463.0m)(942.0m)(1.5b)(554.0m)
USDFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

582.5k

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2.4 x
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Pfizer Operating Metrics

Pfizer's Properties was reported to be 453 in FY, 2019.
FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Countries

125125125

Manufacturing Sites

585849

Properties

501498453

Products with >$1B Annual Revenue

9108
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Pfizer Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Array BioPharmaJune 18, 2019$11.4 b
TherachonMay 08, 2019$340 m
MedivationAugust 22, 2016$14 b
Bamboo TherapeuticsAugust 01, 2016$654 m
BIND Therapeutics, Inc.July 27, 2016$40 m
Anacor PharmaceuticalsJune 24, 2016$5.2 b
HospiraFebruary 05, 2015$15 b
RedvaxJanuary 05, 2015
Baxter International - Marketed VaccinesJuly 30, 2014$635 m
InnoPharmaJuly 16, 2014$225 m
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Pfizer Revenue Breakdown

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Pfizer revenue breakdown by business segment: 19.8% from Upjohn, 76.2% from Biopharma and 4.1% from Other

Pfizer revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 16.8% from Developed Europe, 46.1% from United States, 24.6% from Emerging Markets and 12.5% from Developed Rest of World

Pfizer Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

77/100

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Pfizer Online and Social Media Presence

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Pfizer Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    69/100

  • CEO Rating

    C+

    68/100

  • Compensation

    B

    72/100

  • Diversity

    B-

    68/100

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Pfizer News and Updates

Here’s Why Pfizer Stock Can Rebound After Falling Nearly 15% From Its Peak Last Month

A few weeks back, we discussed that Pfizer’s (NYSE: PFE) stock price could rebound over a one-month period after falling 4% in a week, based on its historical performance. However, PFE stock has seen a decline of over 6% since then, and it is down 4% in the last five trading days...

Pfizer Vaccine Still Effective, FDA Says Days Before Review Of Booster Proposal

The Biden administration has planned to launch a booster shot campaign for the general public as early as next week.

Pfizer, Moderna Tout Boosters; Singapore’s Program: Virus Update

Track the global Covid-19 pandemic and vaccination efforts here.

FDA Questions Need For Pfizer Covid-19 Booster Shot Ahead Of Vote Friday

People who have been vaccinated seem to be well-protected without a booster, agency staff said.
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Pfizer Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Pfizer founded?

    Pfizer was founded in 1849.

  • Who are Pfizer key executives?

    Pfizer's key executives are Albert Bourla, Frank D'Amelio and Mikael Dolsten.

  • How many employees does Pfizer have?

    Pfizer has 88,300 employees.

  • What is Pfizer revenue?

    Latest Pfizer annual revenue is $41.9 b.

  • What is Pfizer revenue per employee?

    Latest Pfizer revenue per employee is $474.6 k.

  • Who are Pfizer competitors?

    Competitors of Pfizer include Merck, Bausch Health and Astellas Pharma.

  • Where is Pfizer headquarters?

    Pfizer headquarters is located at 235 E 42nd St, New York.

  • Where are Pfizer offices?

    Pfizer has offices in New York, Andover, Boulder, Cambridge and in 92 other locations.

  • How many offices does Pfizer have?

    Pfizer has 101 offices.