Dollar General Corporation ( DG ) is reporting for the quarter ending July 31, 2012.
Dollar General Corporation ( DG ) is reporting for the quarter ending July 31, 2012. The discount retail company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 17 analysts that follow the stock is $0.64. This value represents a 23.08% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year DG and beat the expectations the other three quarters. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for DG is 18.17 vs. an industry ratio of 16.50, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.