Dollar General Corp (DG)
26 May 2016
* Dollar General, Dollar Tree shares hit record high (Adds details from conference call, analyst comment; updates shares)
BRIEF-Dollar General on conf call - "Consumer overall is back to work, probably feeling a little more confident and spending a little more"
* On conf call - new segments shopping with us include an older male middle income consumer and a millennial female shopper
May 26 Discount retailer Dollar General Corp reported a 7 percent rise in quarterly net sales as more customers came through the door and spent more on average.
* Dollar general building new distribution center in central georgia
* Company announces plans to accelerate new store openings to 1,000 in 2017 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +1-646-223-8780)
* Dow, S&P 500 end flat; Nasdaq off 0.26 pct (Updates to close)
* Indexes down: Dow 0.19 pct, S&P 0.07 pct, Nasdaq 0.27 pct (Updates to afternoon)
* Indexes down: Dow 0.63 pct, S&P 0.54 pct, Nasdaq 0.67 pct (Updates to early afternoon)
Discount retailer Dollar General Corp reported higher-than-expected growth in quarterly sales at established stores as more customers visited its outlets and they spent more on items such as snacks, tobacco and home products.
* Shares rise more than 9 pct to record high (Adds CEO, analyst comment, graphic link; updates shares)
|Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT.N)||$70.85||+0.37|
|CVS Health Corp (CVS.N)||$96.95||-0.60|
|Target Corporation (TGT.N)||$68.91||-0.37|
|Rite Aid Corporation (RAD.N)||$7.83||+0.17|
|Rite Aid Corporation (RADCP.PK)||--||--|
|Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (FDO.N)||--||--|
|Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR.OQ)||$88.37||+10.01|
|Fred's, Inc. (FRED.OQ)||$14.49||+0.71|
|99 Cents Only Stores (NDN.N)||--||--|
|The Kroger Co (KR.N)||$35.59||+0.65|
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