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Dollar General Corp (DG.N)

DG.N on New York Stock Exchange

70.72USD
21 Apr 2017
Change (% chg)

$0.05 (+0.07%)
Prev Close
$70.67
Open
$70.53
Day's High
$70.92
Day's Low
$70.37
Volume
729,947
Avg. Vol
636,442
52-wk High
$96.82
52-wk Low
$66.50

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Hold 1.09 January 22 Apr 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 6 6 7 6
(2) OUTPERFORM 6 6 6 6
(3) HOLD 17 18 17 17
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 0 0 0
(5) SELL 1 1 1 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.52 2.48 2.42 2.47

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 Jul-17 22 5,762.43 5,820.10 5,713.31 5,991.08
Quarter Ending Oct-17 22 5,722.69 5,798.30 5,669.80 5,997.14
Year Ending Jan-17 27 21,966.20 22,921.00 21,673.00 --
Year Ending Jan-18 26 23,165.00 23,999.90 22,805.00 24,011.10
Year Ending Jan-19 25 24,777.40 25,490.00 24,150.00 25,897.10
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jul-17 27 1.09 1.17 1.03 1.24
Quarter Ending Oct-17 27 0.93 1.01 0.83 1.15
Year Ending Jan-17 23 4.39 4.42 4.35 --
Year Ending Jan-18 28 4.45 4.60 4.38 5.13
Year Ending Jan-19 27 4.91 5.08 4.56 5.81
LT Growth Rate (%) 6 7.31 10.60 3.66 14.37

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 Jan-17 5,962.05 6,009.25 47.20 0.79
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
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jan-17 1.41 1.49 0.08 5.88
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

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 Jul-17 5,762.43 5,766.29 5,759.82 5,787.69 5,991.08
Quarter Ending Oct-17 5,722.69 5,724.72 5,718.14 5,741.31 5,997.14
Year Ending Jan-17 21,966.20 -- -- -- --
Year Ending Jan-18 23,165.00 23,170.60 23,152.60 23,213.20 24,011.10
Year Ending Jan-19 24,777.40 24,778.70 24,749.10 24,964.50 25,897.10
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jul-17 1.09 1.09 1.09 1.16 1.24
Quarter Ending Oct-17 0.93 0.93 0.93 0.99 1.15
Year Ending Jan-17 4.39 -- -- -- --
Year Ending Jan-18 4.45 4.46 4.45 4.68 5.13
Year Ending Jan-19 4.91 4.91 4.93 5.18 5.81

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Jul-17 0 1 1 0
Quarter Ending Oct-17 0 1 1 0
Year Ending Jan-17 -- -- -- --
Year Ending Jan-18 0 1 1 0
Year Ending Jan-19 0 1 3 0
Earnings
Quarter Ending Jul-17 0 1 0 0
Quarter Ending Oct-17 0 1 0 0
Year Ending Jan-17 -- -- -- --
Year Ending Jan-18 0 1 1 1
Year Ending Jan-19 0 0 1 4

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