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Dollar General Corp (DG.N)

DG.N on New York Stock Exchange

96.08USD
1:37pm EDT
Change (% chg)

$-0.33 (-0.34%)
Prev Close
$96.41
Open
$96.00
Day's High
$97.10
Day's Low
$95.90
Volume
144,716
Avg. Vol
556,530
52-wk High
$105.81
52-wk Low
$67.55

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.49 January 23 May 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 9 9 11 11
(2) OUTPERFORM 8 8 7 7
(3) HOLD 13 14 14 15
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 0 0 0
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.19 2.16 2.09 2.12

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-18 21 6,360.26 6,430.00 6,294.00 6,204.26
Quarter Ending Oct-18 21 6,338.61 6,423.12 6,243.93 6,151.93
Year Ending Jan-18 26 23,537.70 23,949.40 23,369.00 --
Year Ending Jan-19 26 25,471.40 25,711.20 25,226.80 24,795.60
Year Ending Jan-20 25 27,298.40 27,727.70 26,892.20 26,529.60
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jul-18 25 1.49 1.56 1.41 1.21
Quarter Ending Oct-18 25 1.25 1.33 1.20 1.01
Year Ending Jan-18 12 4.52 4.59 4.47 --
Year Ending Jan-19 28 6.08 6.19 5.95 4.93
Year Ending Jan-20 27 6.71 6.91 6.47 5.39
LT Growth Rate (%) 6 15.63 17.00 11.80 6.77

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-18 6,205.02 6,129.43 75.59 1.22
Quarter Ending Oct-17 5,802.04 5,903.61 101.56 1.75
Quarter Ending Jul-17 5,801.25 5,828.31 27.06 0.47
Quarter Ending Apr-17 5,585.40 5,609.62 24.23 0.43
Quarter Ending Jan-17 5,962.05 6,009.25 47.20 0.79
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jan-18 1.48 1.48 0.00 0.05
Quarter Ending Oct-17 0.94 0.98 0.04 4.52
Quarter Ending Jul-17 1.09 1.10 0.01 0.68
Quarter Ending Apr-17 1.00 1.03 0.03 3.39
Quarter Ending Jan-17 1.41 1.49 0.08 5.88

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-18 6,360.26 6,359.40 6,358.62 6,357.72 6,204.26
Quarter Ending Oct-18 6,338.61 6,338.61 6,339.44 6,339.99 6,151.93
Year Ending Jan-18 23,537.70 -- -- -- --
Year Ending Jan-19 25,471.40 25,470.10 25,465.60 25,470.10 24,795.60
Year Ending Jan-20 27,298.40 27,296.90 27,286.70 27,292.50 26,529.60
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jul-18 1.49 1.49 1.49 1.49 1.21
Quarter Ending Oct-18 1.25 1.25 1.25 1.25 1.01
Year Ending Jan-18 4.52 -- -- -- --
Year Ending Jan-19 6.08 6.07 6.07 6.07 4.93
Year Ending Jan-20 6.71 6.71 6.70 6.71 5.39

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Jul-18 1 0 1 0
Quarter Ending Oct-18 0 0 0 0
Year Ending Jan-18 -- -- -- --
Year Ending Jan-19 1 0 2 0
Year Ending Jan-20 1 0 2 0
Earnings
Quarter Ending Jul-18 1 0 2 0
Quarter Ending Oct-18 0 0 1 0
Year Ending Jan-18 -- -- -- --
Year Ending Jan-19 2 0 4 0
Year Ending Jan-20 2 0 3 1