PROJECTING REVENUES, COST OF GOODS SOLD, AND INVEN- TORY. Walgreens is a leading chain of drugstores in the United States. Use the following data for Walgreens in Years 7 and 8 to project revenues, cost of goods sold, and inventory for Year +1. Assume that Walgreen’s Year +1 revenue growth rate, gross profit margin, and inventory turnover will be identical to Year 8. Project the average inventory balance in Year
+1 and use it to compute the implied ending inventory balance.
Walgreens (data in millions)
Cost of Goods Sold