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Dollar Tree (DLTR) in Focus: Stock Moves 5.1% Higher

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Dollar Tree, Inc. DLTR was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise more than 5% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This breaks the recent trend of the company, as the stock is now trading above the volatile price range of $95.27 to $99.19 in the past one-month time frame.

The move came after the company’s fourth-quarter fiscal 2018 results (ended Feb 2, 2019) surpassed analyst expectations.

The company has seen two positive estimate revisions in the past few weeks, while its Zacks Consensus Estimate for the current quarter has also moved higher over the past few weeks, suggesting that more solid trading could be ahead for Dollar Tree. So make sure to keep an eye on this stock going forward to see if this recent jump can turn into more strength down the road.

Dollar Tree currently has a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) while its Earnings ESP is positive.

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A better-ranked stock in the Retail-Wholesale sector is Foot Locker, Inc. FL, which currently carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy). You can see the complete list of today’s Zacks #1 Rank stocks here.

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