Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) reported sales (ttm) of 117.35 Billion, whereas, 19 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 29063.6 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 29814 million and lower end at 28433 million while the year ago reported sale was 0 million.
5 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter ending Jan 5, 2017- Jan 9, 2017, analysts estimated mean sale target of 31023 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 31517.2 million and 30108 million respectively.
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending Oct 20 BMO at 1.07, whereas, 21 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 0.99. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 1.01 and lower end at 0.97 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.
The company has mean EPS estimate of 1.28 reported by 6 number of analyst for the quarter ending Jan 5, 2017- Jan 9, 2017. The analysts estimated mean EPS at 1.28 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 1.33 and 1.23 respectively. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 1.29. EPS long term mean growth rate estimated by 16 analysts is at 5.52%, whereas, the high and low Long term growth rate estimated at 5.7 and 5.26.
Valuation Ratios of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) versus the Industry and Sector:
Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) currently has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 22.08 while the company’s industry has 19.45 P/E and the sector P/E is 39. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 30.23 and low P/E is 14.8, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s high P/E for the past year is 24.54 and 41.84 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 11.83 for the industry and 24.27 for the Sector.
Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, 26 has Beta of 1.19 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 0.6 and 0.65 respectively.
Price to Sale ratio of 26 stands at 0.78 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 3.06. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 15.59, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 13.33 and 34.08 respectively.
5 Year Growth Rate Analysis:
Growth rates are very important while analyzing the long term growth and valuation of a certain company.
5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) stands at 10.21 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 8.63 and 12.88 respectively. The company’s 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at 5.43 and 1.78.
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) Trading Statistics:
The company surged 0.21% and closed its last trading session at $85.35. The market capitalization of the company is at $92.65 Billion. The stock touched 52-week High of $87.05 on Dec 29, 2015 and 52-week Low of $71.5 on Feb 8, 2016. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 1.22% and Monthly Volatility of 1.83%. The Beta for the company stands at 1.19 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 1.51.