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40. Walgreen
Financials: Latest Results
Rank: 40 (Previous rank: 44)
Compare tool: Walgreen vs. Top 10
CEO: Jeffrey A. Rein
Address: 200 Wilmot Rd.
Deerfield, IL 60015
Phone: 847-914-2500
The drugstore chain, which operates more than 6,200 stores nationwide, is expected to acquire two worksite health centers this year. The move is a bid to grow beyond retail into a health care services company, and to compete with rival CVS, which merged with Caremark last year. Walgreen is planning to add in-store Take Care clinics at 400 of its locations in 2008. Revenue grew 13.4% in 2007.
Revenues 53,762.0 13.4
Profits 2,041.3 16.6
Assets 19,313.6
Stockholders' equity 11,104.3
Market value (3/28/2008) 37,107.4
Revenues 3.8
Assets 10.6
Stockholders' equity 18.4
2007 $ 2.03
% change from 2006 18.0
1997-2007 annual growth rate % 16.5
2007 -16.3
1997-2007 annual rate 9.9
1 CVS Caremark 24 76,329.5
2 Kroger 26 70,234.7
3 Walgreen 40 53,762.0
4 Safeway 55 42,286.0
5 Supervalu 62 37,406.0
6 Publix Super Markets 107 23,193.6
7 Rite Aid 142 17,507.7
8 Winn-Dixie Stores 347 7,225.3
9 Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea 357 6,850.3
10 Whole Foods Market 369 6,591.8
11 Longs Drug Stores 453 5,297.9
12 Stater Bros. Holdings 584 3,674.4
13 Ruddick 587 3,639.2
14 Ingles Markets 701 2,851.6
15 Weis Markets 809 2,318.6
16 Fred's 947 1,780.9
17 Duane Reade Holdings 976 1,686.8
From the May 5, 2008 issue
Figures are for fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2007.
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