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Dollar General Corp (DG)

DG on New York Consolidated

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26 Aug 2016
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Dollar General Corporation is a discount retailer. The Company offers a selection of merchandise, including consumables, seasonal, home products and apparel. The Company's consumables category includes paper and cleaning products (such as paper towels, bath tissue, and other home cleaning supplies); packaged food (such as... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.63
Market Cap(Mil.): $21,271.69
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 281.74
Dividend: 0.25
Yield (%): 1.32

Financials

  DG Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 17.67 25.81 27.25
EPS (TTM): 4.27 -- --
ROI: 13.73 14.18 8.85
ROE: 22.73 18.66 12.12

Dollar General takes the battle to Wal-Mart with price cuts

Discount retailer Dollar General Corp said it was cutting prices on its most popular items such as bread, eggs and milk, intensifying a price war with retail giant Wal-Mart Stores Inc to win back market share.

Aug 25 2016

UPDATE 4-Dollar General takes the battle to Wal-Mart with price cuts

* Dollar Tree 2nd-qtr sales $5.00 bln vs est $5.09 bln (Adds details from Dollar General call, analyst comment, updates shares)

Aug 25 2016

BRIEF-Dollar General sees EPS cut of about $0.02-$0.03 in Q3

* Dollar General sees reduction of about $0.02 to $0.03 in diluted EPS during Q3 2016, primarily related to closed store lease obligations

Aug 25 2016

BRIEF-Dollar General Q2 earnings per share $1.08

* Dollar general reports second quarter 2016 financial results

Aug 25 2016

Discount retailer Dollar General's sales miss estimates

Aug 25 Discount retailer Dollar General Corp reported lower-than-expected quarterly sales, hurt by lower food prices, growing competition and as its low-income customer base was hurt by several states reducing food stamp coverage.

Aug 25 2016

BRIEF-Dollar General Corp to establish commercial paper program

* Entered definitive documentation to establish commercial paper program under which co may issue unsecured commercial paper notes

Aug 03 2016

BRIEF-Dollar General announces purchase of 41 former Walmart Express stores

* Dollar General announces purchase of 41 former Walmart Express Stores

Jul 27 2016

U.S. top court split 4-4 over in Native American tribal court dispute

WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday allowed a child sexual molestation lawsuit against discount retailer Dollar General Corp to move forward in a Native American tribal court in Mississippi.

Jun 23 2016

Supreme Court split 4-4 over in Native American tribal court dispute

WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday allowed a child sexual molestation lawsuit against discount retailer Dollar General Corp to move forward in a Native American tribal court in Mississippi.

Jun 23 2016

UPDATE 1-U.S. top court split 4-4 over in Native American tribal court dispute

WASHINGTON, June 23 The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday allowed a child sexual molestation lawsuit against discount retailer Dollar General Corp to move forward in a Native American tribal court in Mississippi.

Jun 23 2016

Earnings vs. Estimates

Analyst Research Reports

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Provider : Thomson Reuters Stock Report
$25.00
Provider : ValuEngine, Inc.
$25.00
Provider : Stock Traders Daily
$20.00
Provider : Pechala's Reports
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Provider : Reuters Investment Profile
$20.00

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