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Walgreens Boots Alliance operates as a pharmacy-led health and wellbeing company. The Company sells prescription drugs and an assortment of general merchandise, including non-prescription drugs, beauty products, toiletry, photo finishing, seasonal merchandise, greeting cards, and convenience foods through its retail drugstores and care clinics. It also provides specialty pharmacy and mail services, manages in-store clinics, as well as sells its products online and through a mobile application. Walgreens Boots Alliance also engages in the distribution of specialty and generic pharmaceuticals, health and beauty products, and home healthcare supplies and equipment, as well as provides related services to pharmacies and other healthcare providers.

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TypePublic
Founded2014
HQDeerfield, US
Websitewalgreensbootsalliance.com

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Employees (est.) (Aug 2017)345,000(+44%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)$131.5 B(+12%)
Share Price (Feb 2019)$72.4 (+2%)

Key People/Management at Walgreens Boots Alliance

James A. Skinner

James A. Skinner

Executive Chairman of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc
Stefano Pessina

Stefano Pessina

Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc
Ornella Barra

Ornella Barra

Co-Chief Operating Officer for Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc
Alex Gourlay

Alex Gourlay

Co-Chief Operating Officer for Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc
James Kehoe

James Kehoe

Executive Vice President and Global Chief Financial Officer of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc
Ken Murphy

Ken Murphy

Executive Vice President of Walgreens Boots Alliance and Chief Commercial Officer and President of Global Brands
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Walgreens Boots Alliance Office Locations

Walgreens Boots Alliance has offices in Deerfield, New York, Ryde, London and in 1 other location
Deerfield, US (HQ)
108 Wilmot Road
New York, US
40 Wall St
London, GB
90 York Way
London, GB
Kings Place, 90 York Way
Nottingham, GB
Thane Rd
Ryde, GB
The Greenhouse, Nicholson Rd
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Walgreens Boots Alliance Financials and Metrics

Walgreens Boots Alliance Revenue

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Walgreens Boots Alliance's revenue was reported to be $131.54 b in FY, 2018 which is a 11.3% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q1, 2019)

33.8b

Gross profit (Q1, 2019)

7.6b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2019), %

22.6%

Net income (Q1, 2019)

1.1b

EBIT (Q1, 2019)

1.4b

Market capitalization (13-Feb-2019)

68.3b

Closing stock price (13-Feb-2019)

72.4

Cash (30-Nov-2018)

980.0m

EV

83.3b
Walgreens Boots Alliance's current market capitalization is $68.3 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

117.4b118.2b131.5b

Revenue growth, %

13%1%11%

Cost of goods sold

87.5b89.1b100.7b

Gross profit

29.9b29.2b30.8b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019

Revenue

28.5b29.4b30.1b30.7b33.0b34.3b33.8b

Cost of goods sold

21.4b21.9b23.0b23.4b24.9b26.6b26.2b

Gross profit

7.1b7.6b7.1b7.3b8.1b7.8b7.6b

Gross profit Margin, %

25%26%24%24%25%23%23%
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

9.8b3.3b785.0m

Accounts Receivable

6.3b6.5b6.6b

Inventories

9.0b8.9b9.6b

Current Assets

25.9b19.8b17.8b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019

Cash

9.6b11.8b12.3b1.8b1.7b1.8b980.0m

Accounts Receivable

6.1b5.7b6.3b6.9b7.3b7.2b7.1b

Inventories

10.0b9.2b8.7b10.0b10.3b9.9b11.0b

Current Assets

26.7b27.5b28.2b19.7b20.4b20.0b20.1b
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

4.2b4.1b5.0b

Depreciation and Amortization

1.7b1.7b1.8b

Inventories

(644.0m)98.0m331.0m

Accounts Payable

1.6b1.7b1.3b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019

Net Income

1.1b2.1b3.3b822.0m2.2b3.5b1.1b

Depreciation and Amortization

419.0m831.0m1.2b416.0m858.0m1.3b490.0m

Inventories

(1.3b)(507.0m)259.0m(1.0b)(314.0m)230.0m(1.4b)

Accounts Payable

884.0m789.0m821.0m1.0b592.0m627.0m1.1b
USDY, 2018

EV/EBIT

59.5 x

EV/CFO

181.2 x

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2.7 x
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Walgreens Boots Alliance Operating Metrics

Walgreens Boots Alliance's Stores was reported to be 14.1 k in Q1, 2019.
FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019

Enterprise customers (Pharmaceutical Wholesale)

110 k110 k110 k

Stores

13.20 k12.88 k12.83 k12.85 k12.82 k12.92 k14.35 k14.69 k14.33 k14.07 k

Stores (Retail Pharmacy International)

4.67 k4.69 k4.70 k4.71 k4.72 k4.72 k4.72 k4.73 k4.77 k4.62 k

Stores (Retail Pharmacy USA)

8.18 k8.19 k8.13 k8.14 k8.10 k8.20 k9.63 k9.96 k9.56 k9.45 k
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Walgreens Boots Alliance Revenue Breakdown

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Walgreens Boots Alliance revenue breakdown by business segment: 15.9% from Pharmaceutical Wholesale, 9.3% from Retail Pharmacy International and 74.8% from Retail Pharmacy USA

Walgreens Boots Alliance revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 14.7% from Europe, 82.3% from United States of America and 3.0% from Other

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Walgreens Boots Alliance Online and Social Media Presence

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Walgreens Boots Alliance News and Updates

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. Co-COO, Alex Gourlay, Named Co-Chair Of The American Heart Association's 25th Anniversary Chicago Heart Walk

CHICAGO, Jan. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Heart Association (AHA) announced today that Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. Co-Chief Operating Officer Alex Gourlay, has been named co-chairman of the 2019 Metro Chicago Heart Walk. Mr. Gourlay will chair the Heart Walk with Omron...

Walgreens Boots Alliance beats Wall Street estimates on top and bottom lines

Walgreens Boots Alliance posts fiscal first-quarter earnings results Thursday before the bell.

Walgreens Boots Alliance shares fall as sales growth disappoints

Walgreens Boots Alliance reported quarterly earnings that topped analysts' expectations and revenue that fell slightly short.
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Walgreens Boots Alliance Blogs

Walgreens Boots Alliance Releases New Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Walgreens Boots Alliance (Nasdaq: WBA) today published its 2018 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report.

Walgreens Statement on Announced Settlement with U.S. Department of Justice and the Office of the Inspector General of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Walgreens is pleased to have resolved these matters with the Department of Justice. The company fully cooperated with the government and has admitted no wrongdoing.
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Walgreens Boots Alliance Company Life and Culture

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Walgreens Boots Alliance Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Walgreens Boots Alliance founded?

    Walgreens Boots Alliance was founded in 2014.

  • Who are Walgreens Boots Alliance key executives?

    Walgreens Boots Alliance's key executives are James A. Skinner, Stefano Pessina and Ornella Barra.

  • How many employees does Walgreens Boots Alliance have?

    Walgreens Boots Alliance has 345,000 employees.

  • What is Walgreens Boots Alliance revenue?

    Latest Walgreens Boots Alliance annual revenue is $131.5 b.

  • What is Walgreens Boots Alliance revenue per employee?

    Latest Walgreens Boots Alliance revenue per employee is $381.3 k.

  • Who are Walgreens Boots Alliance competitors?

    Competitors of Walgreens Boots Alliance include CVS, Walmart and Target.

  • Where is Walgreens Boots Alliance headquarters?

    Walgreens Boots Alliance headquarters is located at 108 Wilmot Road , Deerfield.

  • Where are Walgreens Boots Alliance offices?

    Walgreens Boots Alliance has offices in Deerfield, New York, Ryde, London and in 1 other location.

  • How many offices does Walgreens Boots Alliance have?

    Walgreens Boots Alliance has 7 offices.