Walgreens Q2 sales rise by 3% to $33.8 billion

Thursday, 31. March 2022 13:08

Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. said on Thursday that the company's revenue expanded by 3% in its second fiscal quarter of 2022 compared to the same trimester a year ago to reach $33.76 billion. Earnings per share (EPS) from continuing operations declined slightly to $1.02 in the same period, with operating income soaring more than 44% to $1.25 billion.

"Second quarter results demonstrated broad-based execution, driving strong comparable sales and robust earnings growth. We continue to make important strides along our strategic priorities, building a consumer-centric, technology-enabled healthcare enterprise at the center of local communities," CEO Rosalind Brewer noted.

Commenting on the outlook, Walgreens maintained its full-year adjusted earnings per share guidance of low single-digit growth.

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