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Walgreens (WAG) Dividend Stock Analysis

Walgreens (WAG) Dividend Stock Analysis

Walgreens is one of the largest chain drugstores in the US, with around 8,400 locations in all 50 States.  In 2012, Walgreens controlled about 19% of the US prescription drug market.  In 2012, WAG acquired a 45% interest in Alliance Boots, an international pharmacy store (over 3,000 pharmacies worldwide) and wholesale drug distributor.  Walgreens also has the option to acquire the remaining 55% interest in 2015. In terms of sales, approximately 65% of sales arise from … Read entire article »

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