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Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA)

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  • Thu, Jul. 9, 7:28 AM
    • Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA) reports comparable-store sales rose 1.6% in FQ3.
    • Pharmacy sales grew 7% on a 3.8% gain in prescription count for the quarter.
    • Gross profit margin rate decreased 206 bps to 26%.
    • Adjsuted SG&A expense rate -240 bps to 20.1%.
    • Adjusted operating margin rate fell 22 bps to 6.07%.
    • Total drugstores count +8 Q/Q to 8,240.
    • FY2015 Guidance: Adjusted EPS: $3.70 to $3.80.
    • FY2016 Guidance: Adjusted EPS: $4.25 to $4.60.
    • WBA +2.72% premarket.
    | Thu, Jul. 9, 7:28 AM | 1 Comment
  • Thu, Jul. 9, 7:01 AM
    • Walgreens Boots (NASDAQ:WBA): FQ3 EPS of $1.02 beats by $0.15.
    • Revenue of $28.79B (+48.4% Y/Y) misses by $840M.
    • Press Release
    | Thu, Jul. 9, 7:01 AM | Comment!
  • Wed, Jul. 8, 5:30 PM
  • Thu, Apr. 9, 7:30 AM
    • Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA) reports comparable-store sales rose 2.5% in FQ2.
    • Pharmacy sales were up 10.1% on a  4.8% gain in prescription count for the quarter.
    • Gross profit margin -292 bps to 25.90%.
    • SG&A expenses +22.70% to $5.606B.
    • Adjusted operating margin rate declined 26 bps to 6.92%.
    • FY2015 Guidance: Adjusted EPS: $3.45 to $3.65; Ineterest expense: $140M to $150M; Tax rate: ~29%.
    • FY2016 Guidance: Adjusted EPS: $4.25 to $4.60.
    • WBA +1.15% premarket.
    | Thu, Apr. 9, 7:30 AM | 2 Comments
  • Thu, Apr. 9, 7:02 AM
    • Walgreens Boots (NASDAQ:WBA): FQ2 EPS of $1.18 beats by $0.23.
    • Revenue of $26.57B (+35.5% Y/Y) misses by $1.2B.
    • Shares +0.65% PM.
    • Press Release
    | Thu, Apr. 9, 7:02 AM | Comment!
  • Wed, Apr. 8, 5:30 PM
  • Dec. 23, 2014, 7:38 AM
    • Walgreen (NYSE:WAG) reports comparable-store sales rose 1.5% in FQ1.
    • Traffic at stores was down 2.7% on a comp basis, while the average basket size improved 4.2%.
    • Pharmacy sales were up 9% on a 4.3% gain in prescription count for the quarter.
    • Gross profit margin -100 bps to 27.1%.
    • SG&A expenses +1.8% to $4.456B.
    • WAG +2.3% premarket.
    | Dec. 23, 2014, 7:38 AM | Comment!
  • Dec. 23, 2014, 7:34 AM
    • Walgreen (NYSE:WAG): FQ1 EPS of $0.81 beats by $0.06.
    • Revenue of $19.55B (+6.7% Y/Y) beats by $50M.
    • Shares +2.33% PM.
    • Press Release
    | Dec. 23, 2014, 7:34 AM | 2 Comments
  • Dec. 22, 2014, 5:30 PM
  • Dec. 3, 2014, 8:29 AM
    • Walgreen (NYSE:WAG) reports sales improved 4.9% to $6.36B in November.
    • Total front-end sales +1.3% on a +0.8% comp.
    • Customer traffic in comparable stores was down 3.3%, while basket size increased 4.1%.
    • November pharmacy sales were up 7.6%.
    • Flu shots administered season-to-date +14.8% to 7.0M.
    | Dec. 3, 2014, 8:29 AM | Comment!
  • Sep. 30, 2014, 7:54 AM
    • Walgreen (NYSE:WAG): FQ4 EPS of $0.74 in-line.
    • Revenue of $19.1B (+6.5% Y/Y) beats by $80M.
    • Shares +2% PM.
    • Press Release
    | Sep. 30, 2014, 7:54 AM | Comment!
  • Sep. 29, 2014, 5:30 PM
  • Sep. 23, 2014, 1:24 PM
    • Walgreens (WAG +1.4%) will report fiscal Q4 earnings on Tuesday, September 30 at 7:30 am ET followed by a conference call with management.
    • Consensus views for fiscal Q4 and fiscal 2014 are EPS of $0.74 on revenues of $19B and EPS of $3.29 on revenues of $76.3B, respectively.
    | Sep. 23, 2014, 1:24 PM | Comment!
  • Jun. 24, 2014, 7:44 AM
    • Walgreen (WAG) reports total comparable-store sales rose 4.8% in FQ3.
    • Customer traffic was down 0.7%, while the average basket size increased 2.9%.
    • Comps for the front-end of the store rose 2.2% during the period.
    • The company's gross margin rate fell 40 bps to 28.1%.
    • Combined synergies for Walgreens and Alliance Boots were $367M for the first three months of the fiscal year.
    • WAG -2.5% premarket
    | Jun. 24, 2014, 7:44 AM | 10 Comments
  • Jun. 24, 2014, 7:33 AM
    • Walgreen (WAG): FQ3 EPS of $0.91 misses by $0.03.
    • Revenue of $19.4B (+6.0% Y/Y) misses by $80M.
    • Press Release
    | Jun. 24, 2014, 7:33 AM | 2 Comments
  • Jun. 23, 2014, 5:30 PM
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Company Description
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc operates drug-stores chain in the United States. It provides consumer goods and services, pharmacy, and health and wellness services through drug-stores, as well as mail, and by telephone and online.
Sector: Services
Industry: Drug Stores
Country: United States