Walgreens Earnings Beat Expectations, Company Raises Outlook For Year

(Deerfield, IL) -- Walgreens is raising its outlook for the year.  

The Illinois-based company brought in 34-billion-dollars in its fiscal third quarter, surpassing expected revenue and earnings-per-share.  

Walgreens is expecting adjusted earnings per share growth of around ten-percent.  

Coronavirus shots are one reason for the jump in expectations.