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Dollar General Corp (DG.N)

DG.N on New York Stock Exchange

98.17USD
20 Jul 2018
Change (% chg)

$-1.03 (-1.04%)
Prev Close
$99.20
Open
$98.66
Day's High
$98.75
Day's Low
$97.12
Volume
499,705
Avg. Vol
591,062
52-wk High
$105.81
52-wk Low
$70.31

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About

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: 0.91
Market Cap(Mil.): $26,541.71
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 267.56
Dividend: 0.29
Yield (%): 1.18

Financials

  DG.N Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 20.28 26.56 17.87
EPS (TTM): 4.84 -- --
ROI: 13.77 15.87 10.73
ROE: 22.33 24.12 12.91

U.S. dollar-store shares marked down but specialty discounters thrive

By April Joyner NEW YORK, June 6 The shares of so-called dollar stores have suffered as U.S. shoppers have started spending more at bargain retailers with focused concepts and big discount chains. Once thought to be insulated from the retail industry's challenges, the dollar stores, which got the name because they try to price items for $1 or less, such as Dollar General Corp , Dollar Tree Inc and Big Lots Inc derive much of their sales from househo

Jun 06 2018

Dollar Tree, Dollar General same-store sales disappoint, shares fall

Two of America's biggest dollar store chains missed Wall Street estimates for same-store sales as higher household income encouraged customers to shop more at big box retailers and an unusually cold spring weather crimped demand for seasonal products.

May 31 2018

UPDATE 4-Dollar Tree, Dollar General same-store sales disappoint, shares fall

May 31 Two of America's biggest dollar store chains missed Wall Street estimates for same-store sales as higher household income encouraged customers to shop more at big box retailers and an unusually cold spring weather crimped demand for seasonal products.

May 31 2018

US STOCKS-Wall St lower as fresh tariffs rekindle trade war fears

* Indexes down: Dow 0.97 pct, S&P 0.46 pct, Nasdaq 0.08 pct (Changes comment, adds details, updates prices)

May 31 2018

US STOCKS-Wall Street dips as trade war concerns take center stage

* Dow down 0.59 pct, S&P down 0.33 pct, Nasdaq up 0.06 pct (Updates to open)

May 31 2018

US STOCKS-Wall St set to open flat as trade concerns temper Italy optimism

* Futures up: Dow 6 pts, S&P 1 pt, Nasdaq 7 pts (Adds comment, adds details, updates prices)

May 31 2018

Dollar General same-store sales miss estimates

May 31 Dollar General Corp on Thursday reported first-quarter same-store sales below analysts' forecasts, as the discount store chain faced weaker demand for apparel and home products because of cold weather.

May 31 2018

BRIEF-Dollar General - Accepted Paula Price’s Resignation, Reduced Size Of Board From 10 To 8 - SEC Filing

* DOLLAR GENERAL - ACCEPTED PAULA PRICE’S RESIGNATION, REDUCED SIZE OF BOARD FROM 10 TO 8 EFFECTIVE AT THE TIME OF THE ANNUAL MEETING - SEC FILING Source text: (https://bit.ly/2s0vI4r) Further company coverage:

May 18 2018

BRIEF-Dollar General - CEO Todd Vasos's FY 2017 Total Compensation $8.8 Mln VS $8.6 Mln In FY 2016

* DOLLAR GENERAL CORP SAYS CEO TODD VASOS'S FY 2017 TOTAL COMPENSATION $8.8 MLN VS $8.6 MLN IN FY 2016- SEC FILING Source text: (https://bit.ly/2HncBLg) Further company coverage:

Apr 12 2018

BRIEF-Dollar General Corp Announces Pricing Of $500 Mln Of Senior Notes

* DOLLAR GENERAL CORPORATION ANNOUNCES PRICING OF $500 MILLION OF SENIOR NOTES

Mar 26 2018

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