Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. Share Price and Company Fundamentals
Last traded: Last Friday at 8:00 PM
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. operates as a pharmacy-led health and beauty retail company. It operates through two segments, the United States and International. The United States segment sells prescription drugs and an assortment of retail products, including health, wellness, beauty, personal care, consumable, and general merchandise products through its retail drugstores. It also provides central specialty pharmacy services and mail services. As of August 31, 2021, this segment operated 8,965 retail stores under the Walgreens and Duane Reade brands in the United States; and five specialty pharmacies. The International segment sells prescription drugs; and health and wellness, beauty, personal care, and other consumer products through its pharmacy-led health and beauty retail stores and optical practices, as well as through boots.com and an integrated mobile application. It also engages in pharmaceutical wholesaling and distribution business in Germany. As of August 31, 2021, this segment operated 4,031 retail stores under the Boots, Benavides, and Ahumada in the United Kingdom, Thailand, Norway, the Republic of Ireland, the Netherlands, Mexico, and Chile; and 548 optical practices, including 160 on a franchise basis. Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. was founded in 1901 and is based in Deerfield, Illinois.
|Industry / Sector||Pharmaceutical Retailers / Healthcare|
|Full time employees||315000|
|Mailing address||108 Wilmot Road Deerfield IL 60015 United States|
|Phone / Fax||847 315 3700 /|
5Y Avg. yield
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. paid $1.91 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 17 Aug 2022.The dividend payout ratio is 32.37%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.WBA dividend payout ratio is less than 70. This is ideal as it gives company room to grow the dividends and also the excess earnings can be invested in company for growth.
WBA's forward dividend amount is $1.92 and the forward dividend yield is 4.73%. A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.
As of Aug 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc..
|Mr. Stefano Pessina||Exec. Chairman||80||131.06k|
|Ms. Rosalind Gates Brewer||CEO & Director||59||8.13M|
|Mr. James Kehoe||Exec. VP & Global CFO||59||2.9M|
|Ms. Ornella Barra||Chief Operating Officer of International||68||3.74M|
|Mr. John T. Standley||Exec. VP & Pres of Walgreens||58||2.31M|
|Mr. Manmohan Mahajan||Sr. VP, Global Controller & Chief Accounting Officer||41|
|Mr. Francesco Tinto||Global Chief Information Officer & Sr. VP|
|Mr. Gerald Gradwell||Sr. VP of Investor Relations||53|
|Ms. Danielle Carim Gray||Exec. VP & Global Chief Legal Officer||42|
|Mr. Aaron C. Radelet||Global Chief Communications Officer & Sr. VP|
Profitability and management effectiveness
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Return on equity
Profitability ratios are a class of financial metrics that are used to assess a business's ability to generate earnings relative to its revenue, operating costs, balance sheet assets, and shareholders' equity over time, using data from a specific point in time.
The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.
Valuation and Trading Info
The market capitalization of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. is and its enterprise value is .
The WBA's stocks Beta value is 0.59 making it 41% less volatile compared to NASDAQ market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.'s Stock Symbol?
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. trades on NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WBA".
2. What is Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.'s stock price today?
One share of WBA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $40.59.
3. How can I contact Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.?
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.'s mailing address is 108 Wilmot Road Deerfield IL 60015 United States. The company can be reached via phone at 847 315 3700.
4. What is Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.'s official website?
The official website of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. is https://www.walgreensbootsalliance.com.