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Walgreens Boots Alliance Declares Quarterly Dividend

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Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) has declared a quarterly dividend of 25 cents per share, consistent with the previous quarter. The dividend will be payable on September 12, 2024, to shareholders recorded by August 21, 2024. Walgreens Boots Alliance and its predecessor, Walgreen Co., have sustained a remarkable streak of paying dividends over 367 consecutive quarters, equivalent to 91 years.

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  • 91-year streak of uninterrupted dividend payments, showcasing financial stability.
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DEERFIELD, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA) today announced that its board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of 25 cents per share, unchanged from the previous quarter. The dividend is payable on Sept. 12, 2024, to stockholders of record as of Aug. 21, 2024.

Walgreens Boots Alliance and its predecessor company, Walgreen Co., have paid a dividend in 367 straight quarters (91 years).

About Walgreens Boots Alliance

Walgreens Boots Alliance (Nasdaq: WBA) is an integrated healthcare, pharmacy and retail leader serving millions of customers and patients every day, with a 170-year heritage of caring for communities. A trusted, global innovator in retail pharmacy with approximately 12,500 locations across the U.S., Europe and Latin America, WBA plays a critical role in the healthcare ecosystem. The Company is reimagining local healthcare and well-being for all as part of its purpose – to create more joyful lives through better health. Through dispensing medicines, improving access to a wide range of health services, providing high quality health and beauty products and offering anytime, anywhere convenience across its digital platforms, WBA is shaping the future of healthcare.

WBA employs more than 330,000 people and has a presence in eight countries through its portfolio of consumer brands: Walgreens, Boots, Duane Reade, the No7 Beauty Company and Benavides in Mexico. Additionally, WBA has a portfolio of healthcare-focused investments located in several countries, including China and the U.S.

The Company is proud of its contributions to healthy communities, a healthy planet, an inclusive workplace and a sustainable marketplace. WBA has been recognized for its commitment to being an inclusive workplace. In fiscal 2023, the Company received a score of 100 from the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index, scored 100 percent on the Disability Equality Index for disability inclusion and was named Disability:IN’s 2023 Employer of the Year. In addition, WBA has been recognized for its commitment to operating sustainably as the company is an index component of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI).

More Company information is available at www.walgreensbootsalliance.com.

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Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements: All statements in this release that are not historical are forward-looking statements made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including, without limitation, statements regarding capital allocation, the anticipated effects on our long-term balance sheet and cash position as a result of reducing our dividend, our expectations to right-size costs, increase cash flow and invest in sustainable growth initiatives in the pharmacy and healthcare businesses, and our ability to balance capital allocation priorities. These forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve risks, assumptions and uncertainties, including the financial performance of our consolidated subsidiaries in the U.S. Healthcare segment, as well as those described in Item 1A (Risk Factors) of our Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended August 31, 2023 and in other documents that we file or furnish with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or should underlying assumptions prove incorrect, actual results may vary materially from those indicated or anticipated by such forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date they are made. We do not undertake, and expressly disclaim, any duty or obligation to update publicly any forward-looking statement after the date of this release, whether as a result of new information, future events, changes in assumptions or otherwise.

WBA Media Relations

USA / Jim Cohn, media@wba.com

International, +44 (0)20 7980 8585

WBA Investor Relations

Tiffany Kanaga, +1 847 315 2922

Source: Walgreens Boots Alliance

FAQ

How much is the Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) quarterly dividend as of August 2024?

The quarterly dividend for Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) as of August 2024 is 25 cents per share.

When is the next dividend payment date for Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) in 2024?

The next dividend payment date for Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) is September 12, 2024.

What is the record date for Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) dividend in August 2024?

The record date for the Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) dividend is August 21, 2024.

Has Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) increased its dividend for August 2024?

No, Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) has maintained its dividend at 25 cents per share for August 2024, unchanged from the previous quarter.

How long has Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) been paying dividends?

Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) and its predecessor have been paying dividends for 367 consecutive quarters, which is 91 years.

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