Walgreens Boots Alliance Company Profile (NASDAQ:WBA)

About Walgreens Boots Alliance

Walgreens Boots Alliance logoWalgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Walgreens Boots Alliance) is a holding company. The Company is a global pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing enterprise. Walgreens Boots Alliance operates through three divisions, including Retail Pharmacy USA, Retail Pharmacy International and Pharmaceutical Wholesale. The Company's products are marketed under a number of brands, which include No7, the Botanics range, Almus (generic medicines), Boots Pharmaceuticals and Soap & Glory (bathing and beauty brand). In addition, the Company has investments in Guangzhou Pharmaceuticals Corporation and Nanjing Pharmaceutical Company Limited. The Company operates in around 25 countries, which include the wholesale and distribution network with over 340 distribution centers and more than 180,000 pharmacies, health centers and hospitals in 19 countries.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Drug Stores
  • Sub-Industry: Drug Retail
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: WBA
  • CUSIP: 93142210
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $81.57
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $80.66
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $80.82
  • 52-Week Range: $71.50 - $95.74
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.76
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.76
  • P/E Growth: 1.37
  • Market Cap: $90.03B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,082,500,000
  • Beta: 1.01
  • Net Margins: 3.56%
  • Return on Equity: 16.33%
  • Return on Assets: 7.28%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.62%
  • Current Ratio: 1.52%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.68%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings, 16 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.79)
Consensus Price Target: $93.56 (12.58% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/23/2016Jefferies GroupSet Price TargetBuy$95.00View Rating Details
10/21/2016Barclays PLCSet Price TargetHold$79.00View Rating Details
10/21/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperform$95.00View Rating Details
10/20/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetBuy$94.00 -> $88.00View Rating Details
10/4/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform$95.00View Rating Details
9/19/2016Leerink SwannReiterated RatingOutperform$95.00View Rating Details
8/30/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuy$94.00View Rating Details
7/22/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingMarket Perform -> UnderperformView Rating Details
7/7/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/7/2016FBR & CoLower Price TargetMarket Perform$90.00 -> $85.00View Rating Details
7/7/2016Evercore ISIReiterated RatingBuy$93.00View Rating Details
4/1/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuy$95.00View Rating Details
3/1/2016MizuhoUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$89.00 -> $90.00View Rating Details
2/6/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$111.00 -> $88.00View Rating Details
1/8/2016GuggenheimReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/16/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
10/30/2015ScotiabankBoost Price Target$100.00 -> $101.00View Rating Details
10/29/2015S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$99.00View Rating Details
10/28/2015Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingBuy$102.00View Rating Details
10/28/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeHold -> Buy$98.00 -> $103.00View Rating Details
7/11/2015MacquarieReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/9/2015William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
5/22/2015Tigress FinancialUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
12/19/2014Cantor FitzgeraldSet Price TargetHold$56.00View Rating Details
12/19/2014SunTrust Banks Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$72.00 -> $77.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/25/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/20/2016Q416$0.99$1.07$29.06 billion$28.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/6/2016Q316$1.14$1.18$29.50 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/5/2016Q216$1.28$1.31$30.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/7/2016Q116$0.96$1.03$29.24 billion$29.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q415$0.81$0.88$28.45 billion$28.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/9/2015Q315$0.87$1.02$28.80 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/9/2015Q215$0.94$1.18$27.27 billion$26.60 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/23/2014Q115$0.75$0.81$19.55 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/30/2014Q414$0.74$0.74$19.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/24/2014Q314$0.94$0.91$19.33 billion$19.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/25/2014Q214$0.93$0.91$19.61 billion$19.60 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/20/2013Q1$0.72$0.72$17.98 billion$18.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/1/2013Q413$0.72$0.73$17.95 billion$17.90 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/25/2013Q3 2013$0.91$0.85$18.44 billion$18.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/19/2013Q2 2013$0.94$0.96$18.72 billion$18.65 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/21/2012Q1 2013$0.70$0.58$17.50 billion$17.32 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/28/2012Q412$0.56$0.63$17.16 billion$17.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/19/2012$0.63$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/27/2012$0.77$0.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/21/2011$0.67$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/27/2011$0.56$0.57ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/21/2011$0.63$0.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/22/2011$0.80$0.80ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/22/2010$0.54$0.62$17.31 billion$17.34 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.04 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.63 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20165$1.01$1.30$1.17
Q2 20164$1.11$1.20$1.15
Q3 20165$1.05$1.10$1.08
Q1 20171$1.44$1.44$1.44
Q2 20171$1.35$1.35$1.35
Q3 20171$1.24$1.24$1.24
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA)
Annual Dividend:$1.50
Dividend Yield:1.80%
Payout Ratio:39.27% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
29.76% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
26.64% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 21.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 59.76%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/8/2016Kathleen Wilson-ThompsonEVPSell23,996$85.00$2,039,660.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2016William C FooteDirectorSell2,067$81.35$168,150.45View SEC Filing  
7/14/2016Kathleen Wilson-ThompsonEVPSell29,695$83.00$2,464,685.00View SEC Filing  
7/8/2016Kathleen Wilson-ThompsonEVPSell29,695$81.03$2,406,185.85View SEC Filing  
6/10/2016Kathleen Wilson-ThompsonEVPSell29,603$83.13$2,460,897.39View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Barry RosensteinDirectorSell6,000,000$77.29$463,740,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/21/2016William C FooteDirectorSell2,066$80.99$167,325.34View SEC Filing  
4/15/2016George Rollo FairweatherCFOSell50,000$81.52$4,076,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2016Kathleen Wilson-ThompsonEVPSell13,728$83.01$1,139,561.28View SEC Filing  
2/18/2016Barry RosensteinDirectorSell1,720,900$76.96$132,440,464.00View SEC Filing  
1/12/2016John Anthony LedererDirectorBuy10,000$81.00$810,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2015Barry RosensteinDirectorSell1,452,470$82.37$119,639,953.90View SEC Filing  
11/4/2015William C FooteDirectorSell3,500$88.36$309,260.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015John Anthony LedererDirectorBuy10,000$84.88$848,800.00View SEC Filing  
7/16/2015William C FooteDirectorSell3,500$94.95$332,325.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2015John Anthony LedererDirectorBuy10,000$85.00$850,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/29/2015Thomas J Sabatino JrCAOSell36,477$73.76$2,690,543.52View SEC Filing  
12/15/2014Kathleen Wilson-ThompsonSVPSell40,769$73.75$3,006,713.75View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014Kermit R CrawfordEVPSell126,441$66.32$8,385,567.12View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Sona ChawlaCMOSell21,200$65.00$1,378,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/14/2014Barry RosensteinDirectorBuy1,250,000$61.86$77,325,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/19/2014Sona ChawlaCMOSell9,443$63.44$599,063.92View SEC Filing  
8/11/2014Mia M ScholzSVPSell81,015$61.93$5,017,258.95View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Gregory D WassonCEOSell24,279$60.06$1,458,196.74View SEC Filing  
4/16/2014Robert ZimmermanSVPSell26,201$66.07$1,731,100.07View SEC Filing  
4/15/2014Kermit CrawfordInsiderSell74,287$66.01$4,903,684.87View SEC Filing  
1/24/2014Graham AtkinsonSVPSell24,304$58.05$1,410,847.20View SEC Filing  
1/16/2014Robert ZimmermanSVPSell10,426$60.00$625,560.00View SEC Filing  
1/13/2014Timothy TheriaultSVPSell64,815$60.50$3,921,307.50View SEC Filing  
7/12/2013Stefano PessinaDirectorBuy34,439$45.77$1,576,273.03View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Kermit R CrawfordInsiderSell10,000$50.03$500,300.00View SEC Filing  
4/19/2013Stefano PessinaDirectorBuy83,299$48.62$4,049,997.38View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA)
marketrealist.com logoWhat Caused WBA’s Lackluster 4Q16 Top-Line Results? (NASDAQ:WBA)
marketrealist.com - October 24 at 7:41 PM
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www.usnews.com - October 20 at 11:01 AM
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nytimes.com logoWalgreens Posts Strong 4Q Earns, but Delays Rite Aid Deal - New York Times (NASDAQ:WBA)
www.nytimes.com - October 20 at 9:39 AM
feeds.reuters.com logoUPDATE 2-Walgreens profit beats, Rite Aid deal seen closing in 2017 (NASDAQ:WBA)
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usatoday.com logoWalgreens, Rite Aid extend deadline after hurdles (NASDAQ:WBA)
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Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA) Chart for Tuesday, October, 25, 2016

Last Updated on 10/25/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff