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Dollar General Corp (DG.N)

DG.N on New York Stock Exchange

72.38USD
12:58pm EST
Change (% chg)

$-1.95 (-2.62%)
Prev Close
$74.33
Open
$73.85
Day's High
$73.85
Day's Low
$72.18
Volume
169,683
Avg. Vol
788,285
52-wk High
$96.82
52-wk Low
$66.50

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.05 January 18 Jan 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 6 7 7 7
(2) OUTPERFORM 6 6 6 6
(3) HOLD 17 16 15 15
(4) UNDERPERFORM 0 0 0 0
(5) SELL 1 1 1 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.47 2.40 2.38 2.38

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Apr-17 16 5,608.04 5,673.10 5,540.00 5,770.79
Quarter Ending Jul-17 16 5,795.49 5,846.00 5,735.94 5,989.22
Year Ending Jan-17 26 21,972.00 22,921.00 21,673.00 22,116.80
Year Ending Jan-18 26 23,217.50 23,711.00 22,938.40 23,991.30
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Apr-17 18 1.05 1.09 1.01 1.10
Quarter Ending Jul-17 17 1.16 1.21 1.13 1.23
Year Ending Jan-17 22 4.40 4.45 4.35 4.49
Year Ending Jan-18 28 4.69 4.88 4.42 5.10
LT Growth Rate (%) 6 9.98 14.00 8.00 13.98

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Oct-16 5,371.31 5,320.03 51.28 0.95
Quarter Ending Jul-16 5,497.55 5,391.89 105.66 1.92
Quarter Ending Apr-16 5,280.54 5,265.43 15.10 0.29
Quarter Ending Jan-16 5,283.25 5,286.94 3.69 0.07
Quarter Ending Oct-15 5,088.81 5,067.05 21.76 0.43
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Oct-16 0.93 0.89 0.04 4.11
Quarter Ending Jul-16 1.09 1.08 0.01 0.95
Quarter Ending Apr-16 0.95 1.03 0.08 8.83
Quarter Ending Jan-16 1.26 1.30 0.04 3.13
Quarter Ending Oct-15 0.87 0.88 0.01 1.22

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Apr-17 5,608.04 5,608.04 5,608.04 5,646.40 5,770.79
Quarter Ending Jul-17 5,795.49 5,795.49 5,795.49 5,819.45 5,989.22
Year Ending Jan-17 21,972.00 21,972.00 21,972.00 22,084.20 22,116.80
Year Ending Jan-18 23,217.50 23,222.00 23,222.00 23,476.40 23,991.30
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Apr-17 1.05 1.05 1.05 1.08 1.10
Quarter Ending Jul-17 1.16 1.17 1.17 1.18 1.23
Year Ending Jan-17 4.40 4.40 4.40 4.49 4.49
Year Ending Jan-18 4.69 4.70 4.70 4.85 5.10

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Apr-17 0 0 0 0
Quarter Ending Jul-17 0 0 0 0
Year Ending Jan-17 0 0 0 0
Year Ending Jan-18 0 1 0 1
Earnings
Quarter Ending Apr-17 0 0 0 0
Quarter Ending Jul-17 0 1 0 1
Year Ending Jan-17 0 1 0 2
Year Ending Jan-18 0 2 0 3