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Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA.OQ)

WBA.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Mercy Investment Services - Urges Walgreens Shareholders To Vote For Proposal Requesting Report On How Board Addressing Opioid-Related Business Risks
Friday, 14 Dec 2018 

Dec 14 (Reuters) - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc ::MERCY INVESTMENT SERVICES - URGES WALGREENS SHAREHOLDERS TO VOTE FOR PROPOSAL REQUESTING REPORT ON HOW BOARD ADDRESSING OPIOID-RELATED BUSINESS RISKS.  Full Article

Avon Appoints CFO To Continue Avon's Transformation
Thursday, 13 Dec 2018 

Dec 13 (Reuters) - Avon Products Inc ::AVON APPOINTS CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER TO CONTINUE AVON'S TRANSFORMATION.AVON PRODUCTS INC - GUSTAVO ARNAL HAS BEEN APPOINTED EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER, EFFECTIVE DURING SPRING 2019.AVON PRODUCTS INC - JAMIE WILSON HAS CHOSEN TO STEP DOWN FROM HIS FULL TIME EXECUTIVE ROLE.AVON PRODUCTS INC - GUSTAVO ARNAL JOINS FROM WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE.  Full Article

Walgreens Boots Alliance Announces Transfer Of Listing Of Debt Securities To NASDAQ
Tuesday, 11 Dec 2018 

Dec 11 (Reuters) - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc ::WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE ANNOUNCES TRANSFER OF LISTING OF DEBT SECURITIES TO NASDAQ.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE INC - DEBT SECURITIES ARE EXPECTED TO BEGIN TRADING ON NASDAQ BOND EXCHANGE ON DECEMBER 24, 2018.  Full Article

BrightSpring And PharMerica Combine To Form Comprehensive Health Services Company
Tuesday, 11 Dec 2018 

Dec 11 (Reuters) - BrightSpring Health Services::BRIGHTSPRING AND PHARMERICA COMBINE TO FORM COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH SERVICES COMPANY.BRIGHTSPRING HEALTH SERVICES - COMBINED ENTERPRISE WITH PHARMERICA WILL BE OWNED BY KKR WITH A WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE AFFILIATE AS MINORITY INVESTOR.BRIGHTSPRING HEALTH SERVICES - AS PART OF TRANSACTION WITH PHARMERICA, PRIVATE EQUITY FIRM ONEX CORP IS SELLING ITS INTEREST IN CO.BRIGHTSPRING HEALTH SERVICES - FOLLOWING CLOSE OF TRANSACTION WITH PHARMERICA, COMBINED ENTERPRISE WILL BE LED BY JON ROUSSEAU.  Full Article

Walgreens Boots Alliance - CEO's 2018 Total Compensation Was $13.5 Mln
Thursday, 6 Dec 2018 

Dec 6 (Reuters) - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc ::WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE - CEO STEFANO PESSINA'S 2018 TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $13.5 MILLION VERSUS $14.7 MILLION IN 2017.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE INC SAYS EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND GLOBAL CFO JAMES KEHOE'S 2018 TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $6.6 MILLION.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE INC SAYS FORMER EXECUTIVE VP, GLOBAL CFO GEORGE R. FAIRWEATHER'S 2018 TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $6.5 MILLION VERSUS $7.4 MILLION IN 2017.  Full Article

Kroger And Walgreens Expand Exploratory Pilot
Tuesday, 4 Dec 2018 

Kroger Co ::KROGER AND WALGREENS EXPAND EXPLORATORY PILOT.KROGER CO - HOME CHEF EXPRESS MEAL KITS NOW AVAILABLE IN 65 CHICAGO-AREA WALGREENS STORES.KROGER CO - FIRST CONCEPT OPERATIONAL IN FLORENCE, KENTUCKY; REMAINING 12 PILOT STORES TO BE OPERATIONAL EARLY NEXT YEAR.  Full Article

LabCorp At Walgreens Expands Into Southern California
Wednesday, 28 Nov 2018 

Nov 28 (Reuters) - Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings ::LABCORP AT WALGREENS EXPANDS INTO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA.  Full Article

Walgreens Boots Alliance And Humana In Talks To Take Equity Stakes In Each Other- WSJ
Tuesday, 20 Nov 2018 

Nov 20 (Reuters) - :WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE AND HUMANA ARE IN PRELIMINARY DISCUSSIONS TO TAKE EQUITY STAKES IN EACH OTHER- WSJ, CITING SOURCES.  Full Article

Walgreens Boots Alliance - Kimberly Scardino Informed Co Of Her Decision To Resign From Company
Tuesday, 20 Nov 2018 

Nov 20 (Reuters) - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc ::WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE INC - ON NOV 14, KIMBERLY R. SCARDINO INFORMED CO OF HER DECISION TO RESIGN FROM COMPANY, EFFECTIVE DECEMBER 21, 2018.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE INC - IS ACTIVELY ENGAGED IN A SEARCH FOR HER SUCCESSOR - SEC FILING.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE INC - JAMES KEHOE, CO'S EVP AND GLOBAL CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER, WILL ASSUME SCARDINO'S RESPONSIBILITIES.  Full Article

Walgreens Boots Alliance Reports Fiscal Year 2018 Results
Thursday, 11 Oct 2018 

Oct 11 (Reuters) - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc ::WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE REPORTS FISCAL YEAR 2018 RESULTS.Q4 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.48.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.55.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.45 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.INTRODUCED GUIDANCE OF 7 PERCENT TO 12 PERCENT GROWTH IN FISCAL 2019 ADJUSTED EPS AT CONSTANT CURRENCY RATES.AT CURRENT EXCHANGE RATES THIS RESULTS IN AN ESTIMATED RANGE OF $6.40 TO $6.70 FOR FISCAL 2019 ADJUSTED EPS.INTEGRATION OF ACQUIRED RITE AID STORES IS ON TRACK.RETAIL PHARMACY INTERNATIONAL HAD Q4 SALES OF $2.9 BILLION, A DECREASE OF 1.9 PERCENT.RETAIL PHARMACY USA HAD Q4 SALES OF $25.5 BILLION, AN INCREASE OF 14.4 PERCENT OVER YEAR-AGO QUARTER.Q4 RETAIL PHARMACY INTERNATIONAL COMPARABLE PHARMACY SALES DECREASED 3.4 PERCENT ON A CONSTANT CURRENCY BASIS.QTRLY RETAIL PHARMACY USA SALES IN COMPARABLE STORES INCREASED 0.3 PERCENT COMPARED WITH SAME QUARTER A YEAR AGO.FISCAL 2019 GUIDANCE ALSO ASSUMES CONTINUED EXECUTION OF PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED $10 BILLION SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM.QTRLY SALES INCREASED 10.9 PERCENT TO $33.4 BILLION.Q4 REVENUE VIEW $33.78 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.FY2019 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $6.45 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

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