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Walgreens Boots Alliance

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In December Walgreen’s announced a 40% stake in Sinopharm Holding Guoda Drugstores in China, expanding the company’s global reach. And the pharma retailer is getting into the data game, having spent over $500 million to-date on updating pharmacy management and data collection system and turning its 88.6 million user “Balance Rewards” program into a customer insight tool. Despite these expansion efforts and stronger than expected Q2 earnings, shareholders have watched the pharma retailer’s share price drop 22% since January, largely due to Amazon’s plan to sell prescription drugs to doctors and hospitals.

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CEO

Stefano Pessina

CEO Title

Vice Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Sector

Food & Drug Stores

Industry

Food and Drug Stores

HQ Location

Deerfield, Ill.

Years on Fortune 500 List

24

Employees

290,000

Figures are for fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2017.
Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)
$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$118,2140.7%
Profits ($M)$4,078.0-2.3%
Assets ($M)$66,009
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$27,466
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$64,924
Profit Ratios
Profit as % of Revenues3.4%
Profits as % of Assets6.2%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity14.8%
Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)
Earnings Per Share ($)3.78
EPS % Change (from 2016)-1.0%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)9.3%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)6.4%
Total Return
Total Return to Investors (2017)-10.5%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)16.6%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)8.8%
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