Walgreens Boots Alliance

Walgreens Boots Alliance is the first global pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing enterprise. The company was created through the combination of Walgreens and Alliance Boots in December 2014, bringing together two leading companies with iconic brands, complementary geographic footprints, shared values and a heritage of trusted health care services through pharmaceutical wholesaling and community pharmacy care, dating back more than 100 years. Walgreens Boots Alliance is the largest retail pharmacy, health and daily living destination in the USA and Europe, and together with its equity method investments*, employs more than 370,000* people and has a presence in more than 25* countries. Walgreens Boots Alliance is a global leader in pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing retail with over 13,100* stores in 11* countries. The company includes one of the largest global pharmaceutical wholesale and distribution networks with over 350* distribution centers delivering to more than 200,000** pharmacies, doctors, health centers and hospitals each year in 19* countries. In addition, Walgreens Boots Alliance is one of the world’s largest purchasers of prescription drugs and many other health and wellbeing products. The Company's portfolio of retail and business brands includes Walgreens, Duane Reade, Boots and Alliance Healthcare, as well as increasingly global health and beauty product brands, such as No7, Botanics, Liz Earle and Soap & Glory. More company information is available at www.walgreensbootsalliance.com. *As at 31 August 2015 (without subsequent adjustment for business acquisitions or dispositions), including equity method investments ** For 12 months ended 31 August 2015 (without subsequent adjustment for business acquisitions or dispositions), including equity method investments

Company Growth (employees)
Deerfield, US
Size (employees)
240,000 (est)-33%
Walgreens Boots Alliance was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in Deerfield, US

Walgreens Boots Alliance Office Locations

Walgreens Boots Alliance has an office in Deerfield
Deerfield, US (HQ)
108 Wilmot Rd

Walgreens Boots Alliance Metrics

Walgreens Boots Alliance Financial Metrics

Revenue (2016)

$117.4 b

Revenue growth (2015-16), %


Gross profit

$29.9 b

Gross profit margin (2016), %


Net income (2016)

$4.2 b

Market capitalization (21-Mar-2017)

$90.2 b

Closing share price (21-Mar-2017)


Cash (31-Aug-2016)

$9.8 b
Walgreens Boots Alliance's current market capitalization is $90.2 b.
Walgreens Boots Alliance's revenue was reported to be $117.4 b in FY, 2016 which is a 13% increase from the previous period.
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$103.4 b$117.4 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

$76.5 b$87.5 b

Gross profit

$26.9 b$29.9 b

Gross profit Margin, %



$4.7 b$6 b

EBIT margin, %


Pre tax profit

$5.3 b$5.1 b

Net Income

$4.3 b$4.2 b
Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$1.3 b$2.1 b$2.6 b$3 b$9.8 b

Accounts Receivable

($338 m)$115 m


$8.7 b$9 b

Current Assets

$19.7 b$25.9 b


$15.1 b$14.3 b


$16.4 b$15.5 b

Total Assets

$68.8 b$72.7 b

Accounts Payable

$10.1 b$11 b

Total Debt

$14.4 b$19 b

Current Liabilities

$16.6 b$17 b

Non-Current Liabilities

$20.9 b$25.4 b

Total Liabilities

$37.5 b$42.4 b

Additional Paid-in Capital

$10 b$10.1 b

Retained Earnings

$25.1 b$27.7 b

Total Equity

$31.3 b$30.3 b

Debt to Equity Ratio

0.5 x0.6 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0.2 x0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2.2 x2.4 x
FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

$4.3 b$4.2 b

Depreciation and Amortization

$1.7 b$1.7 b

Accounts Receivable

($338 m)$115 m


$719 m($644 m)

Accounts Payable

$268 m$1.6 b

Cash From Operating Activities

$5.7 b$7.8 b

Purchases of PP&E

($1.3 b)($1.3 b)

Cash From Investing Activities

($4.3 b)($3.5 b)

Short-term Borrowings

($226 m)

Long-term Borrowings

($10.5 b)($791 m)

Dividends Paid

($1.4 b)($1.6 b)

Cash From Financing Activities

($915 m)$2.6 b

Income Taxes Paid

($335 m)$202 m

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