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Walgreens Boots Alliance Days Inventory

: 30.62 (As of May. 2022)
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Days Inventory is also known as Days Sales of Inventory (DSI). Walgreens Boots Alliance's Average Total Inventories for the three months ended in May. 2022 was $8,734 Mil. Walgreens Boots Alliance's Cost of Goods Sold for the three months ended in May. 2022 was $26,025 Mil. Hence, Walgreens Boots Alliance's Days Inventory for the three months ended in May. 2022 was 30.62.

The historical rank and industry rank for Walgreens Boots Alliance's Days Inventory or its related term are showing as below:

WBA' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 28.09   Med: 36.69   Max: 53.66
Current: 30.15

During the past 13 years, Walgreens Boots Alliance's highest Days Inventory was 53.66. The lowest was 28.09. And the median was 36.69.

WBA's Days Inventory is ranked better than
50.55% of 453 companies
in the Healthcare Providers & Services industry
Industry Median: 30.63 vs WBA: 30.15

Walgreens Boots Alliance's Days Inventory increased from May. 2021 (28.64) to May. 2022 (30.62). It might indicate that Walgreens Boots Alliance's sales slowed down.

Inventory Turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. Walgreens Boots Alliance's Inventory Turnover for the three months ended in May. 2022 was 2.98.

Inventory-to-Revenue determines the ability of a company to manage their inventory levels. It measures the percentage of Inventories the company currently has on hand to support the current amount of Revenue. Walgreens Boots Alliance's Inventory-to-Revenue for the three months ended in May. 2022 was 0.27.


Walgreens Boots Alliance Days Inventory Historical Data

The historical data trend for Walgreens Boots Alliance's Days Inventory can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Walgreens Boots Alliance Annual Data
Trend Aug12 Aug13 Aug14 Aug15 Aug16 Aug17 Aug18 Aug19 Aug20 Aug21
Days Inventory
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 36.59 33.45 37.52 32.83 28.09

Walgreens Boots Alliance Quarterly Data
Aug17 Nov17 Feb18 May18 Aug18 Nov18 Feb19 May19 Aug19 Nov19 Feb20 May20 Aug20 Nov20 Feb21 May21 Aug21 Nov21 Feb22 May22
Days Inventory Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 28.64 28.12 30.56 32.27 30.62

Competitive Comparison

For the Pharmaceutical Retailers subindustry, Walgreens Boots Alliance's Days Inventory, along with its competitors' market caps and Days Inventory data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Walgreens Boots Alliance Days Inventory Distribution

For the Healthcare Providers & Services industry and Healthcare sector, Walgreens Boots Alliance's Days Inventory distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Walgreens Boots Alliance's Days Inventory falls into.



Walgreens Boots Alliance Days Inventory Calculation

Days Inventory indicates the number of days of goods in sales that a company has in the inventory.

Walgreens Boots Alliance's Days Inventory for the fiscal year that ended in Aug. 2021 is calculated as

Days Inventory (A: Aug. 2021 )
=Average Total Inventories / Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=( (Total Inventories (A: Aug. 2020 ) + Total Inventories (A: Aug. 2021 )) / count ) / Cost of Goods Sold (A: Aug. 2021 )*Days in Period
=( (7917 + 8159) / 2 ) / 104442*365
=8038 / 104442*365
=28.09

Walgreens Boots Alliance's Days Inventory for the quarter that ended in May. 2022 is calculated as:

Days Inventory (Q: May. 2022 )
=Average Total Inventories / Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=( (Total Inventories (Q: Feb. 2022 ) + Total Inventories (Q: May. 2022 )) / count ) / Cost of Goods Sold (Q: May. 2022 )*Days in Period
=( (8947 + 8520) / 2 ) / 26025*365 / 4
=8733.5 / 26025*365 / 4
=30.62

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Walgreens Boots Alliance  (NAS:WBA) Days Inventory Explanation

Days Inventory indicates the liquidity of the inventory. Generally, a lower Days Inventory is preferred as it indicates a shorter duration to clear off the inventory. An increase of the ratio may indicate the company's sales slowed. Similar ratios related to Days Inventory are:

1. Inventory Turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year.

Walgreens Boots Alliance's Inventory Turnover for the three months ended in May. 2022 is calculated as

2. Inventory-to-Revenue determines the ability of a company to manage their inventory levels. It measures the percentage of Inventories the company currently has on hand to support the current amount of Revenue.

Walgreens Boots Alliance's Inventory to Revenue for the three months ended in May. 2022 is calculated as

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Be Aware

A lot of business are seasonable. It makes more sense to compare Days Inventory from the same period in the previous year instead of from the previous quarter.


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Walgreens Boots Alliance Business Description

Walgreens Boots Alliance logo
Address
108 Wilmot Road, Deerfield, IL, USA, 60015
Walgreens Boots Alliance is a leading retail pharmacy chain, with over 13,000 stores in 50 states and 9 countries. Walgreens' core strategy involves brick-and-mortar retail pharmacy locations in high-traffic areas, with nearly 80% of the U.S. population living within 5 miles of a store. Currently, the company has a leading market share of the domestic prescription drug market at about 20%. In 2021, the company sold off a majority of its Alliance Healthcare wholesale business to AmerisourceBergen for $6.5 billion, doubling down on its core pharmacy efforts and ventures in strategic growth areas in primary care (VillageMD) and digital offerings. The company also has equity stakes in AmerisourceBergen (29%) and Sinopharm Holding Guoda Drugstores (40%).
Executives
Shulman Steven J director 1564 NE EXPRESSWAY ATTN: BJ PURCELL ATLANTA GA 30329
May Holly officer: EVP, Global Chief HR Officer 6301 FITCH PATH NEW ALBANY OH 43054
Gray Danielle officer: EVP and Global CLO C/O WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE, INC. 108 WILMOT ROAD DEERFIELD IL 60015
Mahajan Manmohan officer: SVP, Global Controller and CAO C/O WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE, INC. 108 WILMOT ROAD DEERFIELD IL 60015
Brewer Rosalind G director, officer: CEO C/O MOLSON COORS BREWING COMPANY 1225 17TH STREET, SUITE 3200 DENVER CO 80202
Puryear Pamela officer: EVP and Global Chief HRO 253 DOLPHIN COVE QUAY STAMFORD CT 06902
Jarrett Valerie B director USG CORPORATION 125 SOUTH FRANKLIN STREET CHICAGO IL 60606
Standley John T officer: EVP and President, Walgreen Co
Ashworth Richard M officer: SVP, President of Walgreen Co. 200 WILMOT ROAD DEERFIELD IL 60015
Dixon Heather Brianne officer: SVP, Global Controller and CAO AETNA INC. 151 FARMINGTON AVENUE HARTFORD CT 06156
Kehoe James officer: EVP and Global CFO KRAFT FOODS GROUP, INC. THREE LAKES DRIVE NORTHFIELD IL 60093
Almeida Jose E director ONE BAXTER PARKWAY DEERFIELD IL 60015
Roberts Simon John officer: EVP and President, Boots SEDLEY PLACE, 4TH FLOOR 361 OXFORD STREET LONDON X0 W1C 2LJ
Rosenstein Barry director C/O JANA PARTNERS LLC 767 FIFTH AVENUE, 8TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10153
Jana Partners Llc director 767 FIFTH AVENUE 8TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10153

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