Pfizer is a research-based biopharmaceutical company, developing and manufacturing human and veterinary medicines, as well as consumer healthcare products. The Company applies science and its global resources to improve health and well-being at every stage of life. Its diversified global health care portfolio includes human and animal biologic and small molecule medicines and vaccines, as well as nutritional products, and many consumer health care products. The Company operates in two business segments: biopharmaceutical and diversified. Biopharmaceutical segment includes the primary and specialty care, established products, emerging markets and oncology customer-focused units. Diversified segment offers animal health products that prevent and treat diseases in livestock and companion animals, and consumer healthcare products. Pfizer develops and produces medicines and vaccines for a wide range of conditions including in the areas of immunology and inflammation, oncology, cardiovascular and metabolic diseases, neuroscience and pain. 

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New York, US
Size (employees)
90,200 (est)-6%
Pfizer was founded in 1849 and is headquartered in New York, US
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Key People/Management at Pfizer

Ian Read

Ian Read

Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
Doug Lankler

Doug Lankler

Executive Vice President, General Counsel
Chuck Hill

Chuck Hill

Executive Vice President, Worldwide Human Resources
Mikael Dolsten

Mikael Dolsten

President, Worldwide Research and Development and Executive Vice President of Pfizer Inc
Albert Bourla

Albert Bourla

Chief Operating Officer, Pfizer
Frank D'Amelio

Frank D'Amelio

Executive Vice President, Business Operations and Chief Financial Officer
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Pfizer Office Locations

Pfizer has offices in Surrey, Zürich, Sollentuna, Alcobendas and in 36 other locations
New York, US (HQ)
235 E 42nd St
Buenos Aires, AR
Panamericana Collector 1804, 1st Floor - Sector B - South Side
Melrose Park, AU
38-42 Wharf Rd
Wien, AT
1 Floridsdorfer Hauptstraße
Minsk, BY
403 8 praspiekt Dziaržynskaha
Ixelles, BE
17 Boulevard de la Plaine
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Pfizer Financials and Metrics

Pfizer Financials

Pfizer's revenue was reported to be $52.82 b in FY, 2016 which is a 8.1% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (Q2, 2017)

12.9 b

Market capitalization (23-Apr-2018)

222.9 b
Pfizer's current market capitalization is $222.9 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


51.6 b49.6 b48.9 b52.8 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

9.6 b9.6 b9.6 b12.3 b

Gross profit

42 b40 b39.2 b40.5 b
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q2, 2017


12.6 b11.4 b12.8 b12.4 b10.9 b11.9 b12.1 b12.9 b

Cost of goods sold

2.3 b2 b2.5 b2.4 b1.8 b

Gross profit

10.4 b9.3 b10.3 b10 b9 b

Gross profit Margin, %

usdY, 2011Y, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


3.2 b10.1 b2.2 b3.3 b3.6 b


6.2 b5.7 b

Current Assets

56.2 b57.7 b43.8 b38.9 b


12.4 b11.8 b
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


2.1 b2.9 b3.4 b2.4 b3.6 b3.7 b3.1 b


6.5 b6.1 b6.2 b6.4 b5.8 b5.8 b7.6 b7.6 b

Current Assets

59.5 b57.8 b58.3 b57 b49.4 b51.7 b45 b38.5 b41.3 b43.8 b35.9 b36.4 b


12.4 b12.3 b12.2 b12 b11.5 b11.4 b13.7 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

22.1 b9.2 b


(538 m)175 m(199 m)365 m

Accounts Payable

382 m297 m254 m871 m

Cash From Operating Activities

17.8 b16.9 b14.5 b15.9 b
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2017

Net Income

2.6 b2.3 b2.9 b2.7 b2.4 b

Depreciation and Amortization

3.1 b

Cash From Operating Activities

4.8 b

Purchases of PP&E

(806 m)
USDY, 2017


133.6 k

Financial Leverage

2.9 x
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Pfizer Operating Metrics

Y, 2014Y, 2015Y, 2016

Active Clinical Studies

448 338

Discovery Projects

91 90 96

Drugs Approved by FDA


Phase III Trials Products

22 30 34
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Pfizer Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Medivation August 22, 2016$14 b
Anacor Pharmaceuticals June 24, 2016$5.20 b
Allergan November 23, 2015$160 b
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