Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) dividend stock





  • Yield

     2.01%
  • Dividend

     1.6
  • 5 year dividend growth rate
     12.5%
  • Dividend increased

     40 yrs.
  • Payout ratio

     40%
  • Dividend pay date

     9/12/2017
  • Ex-dividend date

     5/16/2017
  • Uninterrupted
    dividends
     N/A yrs.
  • Yield compared to 5 year average
     -4.3%
  • Dividend payback
    period
     18 yrs.
  • Chowder rule

     14.5
  • Tweed factor

     -5.6
Rating
Overall rating
The overall rating measures the general health and sustainabilty of the company's dividend. It is an average of the five ratings below.





Dividend increased years
This rating looks at the number of years the company has increased their dividend consecutively. 1 star is given for 7 years or below and 5 stars are given for 23 years or more.





Dividend yield
This rating evaluates the size of the yield. 1 star is given for a yield below 0.75% and 5 stars for yields above 6.75%.





Payout ratio
The payout ratio shows how much of the earnings are being paid out as dividends. We award 0 stars for payout ratios above 100% and 5 stars for ratios below 10%.





Dividend growth rate
This rating takes into account the growth of the dividend. Companies that have a dividend growth rate below 1.5% get 1 star while 5 stars are given for rates above 13.5%.





Yield compared to 5 year average
If the current yield is below the 5 year average, it tends to indicate that the stock is cheap. A rating of 0 is given if the current yield is below 0 percent compared to the average and a rating of 5 is given if it's more than 22.5% above.
Relative valuations
Yield compared to 5 year average   
-4.3%
Payout ratio compared to 5 year average   
-10.7%
P/E compared to 5 year average   
-1.0%
Price per book value compared to 5 year average   
6.2%
Price change from 52 week high   
-9.6%
Price change from 50 days average   
0.6%
Price change from 200 days average   
-3.6%
Price info
Change
0.70 (0.89%)


Last price
79.60 USD


Day range
78.75 - 79.96


Year range
75.18 - 88.00

Financial health
Current ratio
1.20


Debt/equity ratio
45.83


Cash
2.60B


Debt
14.28B


Credit rating
BBB-

Valuation
Price/earning (P/E)
20.1


Price/book (P/B)
2.76


Forward price/earning (P/E)
14.42


Price/sales (P/S)
0.72


PEG
1.45


Market cap
85.18B

Recession performance (2007 - 2009)
0.3450,0.4150,0.5000
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Dvidend growth (annualized)   
20.4%
2.0300,2.1700,2.0200
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
-0.2%
10 year history
0.3450,0.4150,0.5000,0.6250,0.8000,1.0000,1.1800,1.3050,1.3950,1.4400
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  • 08
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  • ttm
Dividend growth (annualized)   
17.2%
2.0300,2.1700,2.0200,2.1200,2.9400,2.4200,2.5600,2.0000,4.0000,4.1100
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  • 08
  • 09
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  • ttm
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
8.2%
11.2000,12.6700,14.5400,15.3400,16.7000,19.3200,20.0500,22.5400,28.9600,28.4700
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  • 08
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  • ttm
Book value per share growth (annualized)   
10.9%
16.2000,17.9000,23.5000,27.8000,25.6000,39.3000,48.2000,42.9000,34.7000,33.9000
  • 07
  • 08
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  • ttm
Payout ratio growth (annualized)   
8.6%
1.0000,996.0000,991.0000,988.0000,925.0000,880.0000,955.0000,965.0000,1.0000,1.0000
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  • 08
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  • 15
  • ttm
Shares outstanding growth (annualized)   
0.0%
Company profile
Empoloyees
370,000


Sector


Website


Founded


Industry


SEC filings




Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates a network of drugstores in the United States. It provides consumer goods and services, pharmacy, and health and wellness services through drugstores, as well as through mail, and by telephone and online. The company sells presc...
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Address:
108 Wilmot Road, Deerfield, IL, 60015

Phone:
+1 847 315-2500
The dividend of WBA is 1.6 for the last 12 months, and this gives the stock a yield of 2.01%. The company has increased the dividend for 40 years. WBA has a payout ratio of 40%, meaning that 40% of their earnings are paid as dividends. The company has a dividend payback period of 18 years. The 5 year dividend compund annual growth (CAGR) rate is 12.5%. The ex-dividend date for WBA is 5/16/2017, and 9/12/2017 is their dividend pay date. It was founded in and is a US company with 370,000 employees. They are in the services sector and the drug stores industry. Our dividend rating for this stock is 2.9 / 5 stars.






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