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Dollar General Corp.

DG.N

Latest Trade

160.78USD

Change

-0.17(-0.11%)

Volume

447,571

Today's Range

160.28

 - 

161.98

52 Week Range

98.14

 - 

166.63

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Pricing

Previous Close
160.95
Open
160.49
Volume
447,571
3M AVG Volume
35.98
Today's High
161.98
Today's Low
160.28
52 Week High
166.63
52 Week Low
98.14
Shares Out (MIL)
257.07
Market Cap (MIL)
40,727.33
Forward P/E
23.97
Dividend (Yield %)
0.81

Next Event

Q3 2019 Dollar General Corp Earnings Release

Latest Developments

More

Dollar General Says Co Entered Into An Unsecured Amended And Restated Credit Agreement

Dollar General Announces Plans To Expand To 46 States In 2020

Dollar General Plans To Open About 975 New Stores In 2019

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About Dollar General Corp.

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 cereals, spices, sugar and flour); perishables (such as milk, beer and wine); snacks (such as candy, cookies, and carbonated beverages); health and beauty (such as over-the-counter medicines and personal care products); pet (pet supplies and pet food), and tobacco products. Its seasonal products include decorations, toys, batteries, stationery, prepaid phones and accessories, and home office supplies. Its home products include cookware, craft supplies and kitchen, and bed and bath soft goods. Its apparel products include casual everyday apparel for infants, toddlers, girls, boys, women and men, as well as socks, underwear, disposable diapers, shoes and accessories.

Industry

Retail (Department & Discount)

Contact Info

100 Mission Rdg

+1.615.8554000

https://www.dollargeneral.com/

Executive Leadership

Michael M. Calbert

Independent Chairman of the Board

Todd J. Vasos

Chief Executive Officer, Director

John W. Garratt

Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Jeffery C. Owen

Chief Operating Officer

Carman R. Wenkoff

Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer

Key Stats

2.07 mean rating - 28 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, USD)

2017

22.0K

2018

23.5K

2019

25.6K

2020(E)

27.7K
EPS (USD)

2017

4.480

2018

4.570

2019

5.970

2020(E)

6.609
Price To Earnings (TTM)
25.64
Price To Sales (TTM)
1.53
Price To Book (MRQ)
6.03
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
19.44
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
38.14
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
38.13
Return on Investment (TTM)
11.70
Return on Equity (TTM)
9.28

Latest News

Latest News

New products, remodeled stores push U.S. dollar chains to boost profit forecast

The top two U.S. discount store chains raised their full-year profit forecast on Thursday as a push on adding a range of new products - from fresh food to self-owned brands - starts to pay off, cushioning a blow from increased tariffs on Chinese imports.

Dollar General same-store sales growth beats estimates

Dollar General Corp beat analysts' estimates for quarterly same-store sales on Thursday, as more shoppers spent on everyday essentials and seasonal products.

Wall St. steadies after sell-off, but gains muted

U.S. stocks showed signs of stabilizing on Thursday, but gains were kept in check by conflicting comments on trade talks from President Donald Trump and Beijing that reinforced concerns about a potentially lengthy battle harming global growth.

U.S. dollar stores warn of tariff hit after reporting upbeat sales

Two of America's largest dollar store chains warned on Thursday that rising tariffs due to escalating trade tensions between Washington and Beijing would hit U.S. shoppers, after reporting strong quarterly sales that sent their shares up about 6%.

Dollar General's strong same-store sales, profit beat lift shares

Dollar General Corp beat analysts' estimates for quarterly same-store sales and profit on Thursday, as customers spent more on groceries, seasonal products and home goods at the discount retailer's stores, sending its shares up 6%.

Dollar General sees higher prices for U.S. shoppers on rising tariffs

Dollar General Chief Financial Officer John Garratt said on Thursday that customers of the discount retailers will face higher prices due to rising tariffs.

Dollar General sees higher prices for U.S. shoppers on rising tariffs

Dollar General Chief Financial Officer John Garratt said on Thursday that customers of the discount retailers will face higher prices due to rising tariffs.

Dollar General beats quarterly same-store sales estimates

Dollar General Corp beat analysts' estimates for quarterly same-store sales on Thursday, as customers spent more on groceries, seasonal products and home goods at the discount retailer's stores.

Higher store investments to hit Dollar General profit, shares fall 10 pct

Dollar General Corp will plow back a part of its 2019 profit to revamp its supply chain and add self-checkout lanes at its stores as it competes with online grocers and U.S. chains Walmart Inc and Kroger Co.

Dollar General beats quarterly same-store sales estimates, raises dividend

Dollar General Corp reported better-than-expected same-store sales on Thursday, as its customers spent more on groceries at the discount retailer's stores, benefiting from an earlier-than-usual issue of food stamps.

Dollar General cuts forecast on hurricane costs, warns of tariff hit

Dollar General Corp <DG.N> cut its full-year profit and sales forecasts on Tuesday and warned that proposed tariffs on Chinese imports could begin to have a greater impact on its business and customers, sending its shares down as much as 8.6 percent.

Dollar General beats quarterly same-store sales estimates

Dollar General Corp reported better-than-expected same-store sales in its third quarter, bolstered by strong sales of fast moving consumable goods as well as its seasonal and home offerings.

Dollar Tree stock is a bargain, down 18 percent this year: Barron's

Shares of Dollar Tree Inc <DLTR.O> are as big a bargain as the $1 goods it sells in its stores, with shares off 18 percent this year and trading at a discount to its biggest competitor Dollar General Corp <DG.N> and there is a possible activist investor in the wings, according...

Dollar General quarterly same-store sales top estimates

Dollar General Corp's quarterly same-store sales topped analysts' estimates on Thursday as more customers shopped for apparel and groceries at the discount store chain.

U.S. hedge funds bet on retail, tech in second-quarter as economy sizzled

Prominent hedge fund managers appeared to make big second-quarter bets that the U.S. economy would continue to expand despite increasing concerns about a broadening trade dispute between the United States and China, regulatory filings showed Tuesday.

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.

Dollar General same-store sales miss estimates

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.

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:

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

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

BRIEF-Dollar General Files For Prospectus Supplement To Offer Up To $500 Million Aggregate Principal Amount Of Senior Notes Due 2028

* DOLLAR GENERAL FILES FOR PROSPECTUS SUPPLEMENT TO OFFER UP TO $500 MILLION AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF SENIOR NOTES DUE 2028 - SEC FILING Source text (https://bit.ly/2pG6c3M) Further company coverage: (Reuters.Brief@thomsonreuters.com)

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