Walgreen (WAG)

Add to Watchlists
Create an Alert
66.75 +0.59  +0.89% NYSE Apr 17, 8:00PM BATS Real time Currency in USD

Walgreen Gross Profit Margin (Quarterly):

28.82% for Feb. 28, 2014

View 4,000+ financial data types

View Full Chart

Walgreen Gross Profit Margin (Quarterly) Chart

Export Data
Save Image

Walgreen Historical Gross Profit Margin (Quarterly) Data

Export Data Date Range:
Viewing of   First  Previous First  Previous   Next  Last Next   Last
Data for this Date Range  
Feb. 28, 2014 28.82%
Nov. 30, 2013 28.11%
Aug. 31, 2013 28.93%
May 31, 2013 28.52%
Feb. 28, 2013 30.07%
Nov. 30, 2012 29.45%
Aug. 31, 2012 28.32%
May 31, 2012 28.24%
Feb. 29, 2012 28.89%
Nov. 30, 2011 28.11%
Aug. 31, 2011 28.21%
May 31, 2011 28.06%
Feb. 28, 2011 28.78%
Nov. 30, 2010 28.51%
Aug. 31, 2010 28.41%
May 31, 2010 27.61%
Feb. 28, 2010 28.83%
Nov. 30, 2009 27.73%
Aug. 31, 2009 27.68%
May 31, 2009 27.51%
Feb. 28, 2009 Upgrade
Nov. 30, 2008 Upgrade
Aug. 31, 2008 Upgrade
May 31, 2008 Upgrade
Feb. 29, 2008 Upgrade
   
Nov. 30, 2007 Upgrade
Aug. 31, 2007 Upgrade
May 31, 2007 Upgrade
Feb. 28, 2007 Upgrade
Nov. 30, 2006 Upgrade
Aug. 31, 2006 Upgrade
May 31, 2006 Upgrade
Feb. 28, 2006 Upgrade
Nov. 30, 2005 Upgrade
Aug. 31, 2005 Upgrade
May 31, 2005 Upgrade
Feb. 28, 2005 Upgrade
Nov. 30, 2004 Upgrade
Aug. 31, 2004 Upgrade
May 31, 2004 Upgrade
Feb. 29, 2004 Upgrade
Nov. 30, 2003 Upgrade
Aug. 31, 2003 Upgrade
May 31, 2003 Upgrade
Feb. 28, 2003 Upgrade
Nov. 30, 2002 Upgrade
Aug. 31, 2002 Upgrade
May 31, 2002 Upgrade
Feb. 28, 2002 Upgrade
Nov. 30, 2001 Upgrade

There is no data for the selected date range.

An error occurred. Please try again by refreshing your browser or contact us with details of your problem.

About Gross Profit Margin

A gross profit margin is the difference between sales and the cost of goods sold divided by revenue. This represents the percentage of each dollar of a company's revenue available after accounting for cost of goods sold.

If a company produces phones and earns $32 million in sales but pays $24 million for the items sold, then the company's gross profit margin would be ($32M - $24M) / $32M = 25 percent.

Cutting costs result in higher gross profit margins. If a company sells phones for 500 dollars and the cost of the producing the phone is $250, the current gross profit margin is 50 percent ((500-250)/500). If the company is able to reduce production costs from $250 to $200, the gross profit margin is 60 percent ((500-200)/500).

Note : Profit margins are very dependent on sector. Companies that sell bland potato chips may not have very high margins, but will sell a sizable quantity of potato chips. A company that sells consulting services will likely have higher profit margins, but sell lower quantities.
Learn More

Get data for
Advertisement

WAG Gross Profit Margin (Quarterly) Benchmarks

Companies
CVS Caremark 19.31%
Rite Aid 28.58%
Wal-Mart Stores 24.47%

WAG Gross Profit Margin (Quarterly) Range, Past 5 Years

Minimum 27.51% May 2009
Maximum 30.07% Feb 2013
Average 28.44%
Advertisement

Already registered? Click here to sign in.

Access watchlists and custom data alerts.
Start your free account.

required
required
required
required
required
Get Started Now
document.write('');

{{root.upsell.info.feature_headline}}.
Upgrade to {{root.upsell.info.tier_name}}. Start Your YCharts Membership. Start your {{root.upsell.info.tier_name}} Membership

{{root.upsell.info.feature_description}}

{{root.upsell.info.is_upgrade ? "Upgrade Now" : "Get Started Now"}}

Already a YCharts Member? Already a {{root.upsell.info.tier_name}} Member? Sign in here.