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Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA.OQ)

WBA.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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22 Aug 2019
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Walgreens Boots Alliance Plans To Close Approximately 200 Locations In United States
Tuesday, 6 Aug 2019 

Aug 6 (Reuters) - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc ::WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE - AFTER A REVIEW OF REAL ESTATE FOOTPRINT IN UNITED STATES, CO PLANS TO CLOSE APPROXIMATELY 200 LOCATIONS IN UNITED STATES.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE - SEES TRANSFORMATIONAL COST MANAGEMENT PROGRAM TO RESULT IN CUMULATIVE PRE-TAX CHARGES OF ABOUT $1.9 BILLION TO $2.4 BILLION.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE - SEES $1.6 BILLION TO $2.0 BILLION OF CUMULATIVE PRE-TAX CHARGES TO BE RECORDED AS EXIT AND DISPOSAL ACTIVITIES.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE INC - CURRENTLY ESTIMATES ABOUT 80% CUMULATIVE PRE-TAX CHARGES WILL RESULT IN FUTURE CASH EXPENDITURES.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE INC - AS OF MAY 31, 2019, CO HAS RECOGNIZED CUMULATIVE PRE-TAX CHARGES TO FINANCIAL RESULTS.  Full Article

Walgreens Boots Alliance Increases Quarterly Dividend
Wednesday, 10 Jul 2019 

Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc ::WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE INCREASES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE INC - BOARD OF DIRECTORS HAS DECLARED A QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF 45.75 CENTS PER SHARE, AN INCREASE OF 4 PERCENT.  Full Article

Walgreens Boots Alliance Says Reviewing Real Estate Footprint In U.S.
Thursday, 27 Jun 2019 

June 27 (Reuters) - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc ::WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE CFO SAYS STORE CLOSURE PLANS REPRESENT AROUND 8% OF ITS BOOTS UK (NOT ENTIRE CO) STORE BASE.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE EXPECTS REVENUE IMPACT TO BOOTS UK (NOT TOTAL CO) FROM STORE OPTIMIZATION PROGRAM WILL BE AROUND 1%.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE INC CFO SAYS STARTED A STORE OPTIMIZATION PROGRAM IN UK THAT WILL IMPACT AROUND 200 LOCATIONS: CONF. CALL.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE SAYS RITE AID IS A HEADWIND TO REPORTED REVENUE FROM THIS QUARTER ON, DUE TO THE ONGOING STORE OPTIMIZATION PROGRAM.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE SAYS REVIEWING REAL ESTATE FOOTPRINT IN THE UNITED STATES: CONF. CALL.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE SAYS SEEING LOW SINGLE DIGIT GENERIC PRICE DEFLATION.  Full Article

Walgreens Boots Alliance Reports Q3 Adjusted EPS $1.47
Thursday, 27 Jun 2019 

June 27 (Reuters) - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc ::WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE REPORTS FISCAL 2019 THIRD QUARTER RESULTS.Q3 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.47.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.13.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE ESTIMATE $1.43 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.QTRLY SALES INCREASED 0.7 PERCENT TO $34.6 BILLION.RETAIL PHARMACY USA HAD Q3 SALES OF $26.5 BILLION, AN INCREASE OF 2.3 PERCENT OVER YEAR-AGO QUARTER.RETAIL PHARMACY INTERNATIONAL HAD Q3 SALES OF $2.8 BILLION, A DECREASE OF 7.3 PERCENT.IN UK, QTRLY COMPARABLE PHARMACY SALES INCREASED 0.8 PERCENT AND COMPARABLE RETAIL SALES DECREASED 2.6 PERCENT.RETAIL PHARMACY USA HAD Q3 COMPARABLE PHARMACY SALES INCREASE OF 6.0 PERCENT.MAINTAINS GUIDANCE FOR FISCAL 2019 ADJUSTED EPS GROWTH: ROUGHLY FLAT AT CONSTANT CURRENCY RATES.QTRLY RETAIL PHARMACY INTERNATIONAL SALES DOWN 1.6% ON A CONSTANT CURRENCY BASIS, MAINLY DUE TO 1% DECLINE IN BOOTS UK.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE - ON A REPORTED CURRENCY BASIS, ANTICIPATES ABOUT $0.06 PER SHARE OF ADVERSE CURRENCY IMPACT IN FISCAL 2019."FOLLOWING A DIFFICULT SECOND QUARTER, WE MADE PROGRESS IN THIRD QUARTER AGAINST STRATEGIC GOALS WE SET".Q3 REVENUE VIEW $34.46 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.FY2019 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $5.99 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.  Full Article

Walgreens To Implement New Tobacco 21 Policy
Tuesday, 23 Apr 2019 

April 23 (Reuters) - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc ::WALGREENS TO IMPLEMENT NEW TOBACCO 21 POLICY TO FURTHER PREVENT YOUTH ACCESS TO TOBACCO PRODUCTS.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE INC - POLICY WILL BE EFFECTIVE SEPT. 1.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE - IMPLEMENTING POLICY FOR CUSTOMERS TO BE AT LEAST 21 YEARS OLD TO PURCHASE TOBACCO PRODUCTS IN CO'S STORES.  Full Article

Walgreens Boots Alliance Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend Of 44 Cents Per Share
Thursday, 18 Apr 2019 

April 18 (Reuters) - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc ::WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE INC - HAS DECLARED A REGULAR QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF 44 CENTS PER SHARE, UNCHANGED FROM PREVIOUS QUARTER.  Full Article

Narvar Says Working with Walgreens To Provide Package Pick-Up At Over 8,000 Walgreens Locations
Wednesday, 17 Apr 2019 

April 17 (Reuters) - Narvar::NARVAR - CO, WALGREENS ARE WORKING TOGETHER TO PROVIDE PACKAGE PICK-UP AND RETURNS FOR CONSUMERS AT OVER 8,000 WALGREENS LOCATIONS.NARVAR - NARVAR CONCIERGE NETWORK WILL INCLUDE SELECT NORDSTROM STORES.  Full Article

Walgreens Boots Alliance Says Entered Into A 364-Day Revolving Credit Agreement
Tuesday, 22 Jan 2019 

Jan 22 (Reuters) - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc ::WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE - ENTERED INTO A 364-DAY REVOLVING CREDIT AGREEMENT.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE SAYS CREDIT AGREEMENT INCLUDES A $2 BILLION SENIOR UNSECURED 364-DAY REVOLVING CREDIT FACILITY - SEC FILING.  Full Article

Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc - Co entered into a credit agreement - SEC Filing
Thursday, 6 Dec 2018 

Dec 6 (Reuters) - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc ::WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE INC - ON NOVEMBER 30, 2018, CO ENTERED INTO A CREDIT AGREEMENT - SEC FILING.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE-RELATED TO ENTRANCE INTO SMBC CREDIT AGREEMENT, CO TERMINATED $1 BILLION EXISTING TERM LOAN CREDIT AGREEMENT, DATED AUG 24, 2017.WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE - CREDIT AGREEMENT HAS A $500 MILLION SENIOR UNSECURED REVOLVING CREDIT FACILITY AND $500 MILLION SENIOR UNSECURED TERM LOAN FACILITY.  Full Article

Walgreens Boots Alliance Increases Regular Quarterly Dividend By 10 Percent To $0.44 Per Share
Wednesday, 24 Oct 2018 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc ::INCREASES REGULAR QUARTERLY DIVIDEND BY 10 PERCENT TO $0.44PER SHARE.DECLARED A REGULAR QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF 44 CENTS PER SHARE.  Full Article

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Rite Aid taps healthcare executive as its new CEO

Rite Aid Corp on Monday named Heyward Donigan as chief executive officer, hoping to use her expertise in managing healthcare companies to stem sales declines at the drugstore chain due to intense competition.