DG - Dollar General Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
96.62
-0.29 (-0.30%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close96.91
Open97.11
Bid0.00 x 900
Ask100.00 x 900
Day's Range96.57 - 98.61
52 Week Range65.97 - 105.82
Volume2,029,449
Avg. Volume2,693,095
Market Cap25.947B
Beta0.78
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield1.16 (1.24%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-04-09
1y Target EstN/A
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    Zacksyesterday

    3 Retail Stocks (DSW, DG, LULU) Set to Beat Q1 Earnings Estimates

    The last few weeks of first-quarter earnings season has been dominated by retailers, from Target (TGT) to Macy's (M). This trend is set to continue, so Zacks has investors covered with three retails stocks that look poised to top quarterly earnings estimates.

  • Dollar Tree Continues to Focus on Margin Improvement
    Market Realistyesterday

    Dollar Tree Continues to Focus on Margin Improvement

    As discussed in the previous section, Dollar Tree (DLTR) has an impressive record of growing its top line. In fact, its gross margin has improved for the last seven consecutive quarters. Gross margin stood at 31.6% of sales in fiscal 2017, 80 basis points more than last year.

  • What Will Drive Dollar Tree’s Revenue in the First Quarter?
    Market Realist2 days ago

    What Will Drive Dollar Tree’s Revenue in the First Quarter?

    Dollar Tree (DLTR) will report first-quarter results on May 31. Wall Street has projected a 5.1% year-over-year (or YoY) jump in the company’s top line to $5.6 billion for the quarter. The discount retailer has delivered an impressive streak of quarterly sales growth.

  • Dollar General’s Valuation ahead of First-Quarter Earnings
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Dollar General’s Valuation ahead of First-Quarter Earnings

    Dollar General (DG) is currently trading at a one-year-forward price-to-earnings ratio of 15.9x, close to the lower end of its 52-week PE range of 14.8x to 20.4x. Since both companies are trading at a discount to their historical averages, which of the two looks poised for stronger performance at the current valuations? As we’ve discussed throughout the series, Dollar General has delivered consistent top-line performance, growing its sales comps for 28 straight years.

  • Ross Stores (ROST) Beats on Q1 Earnings, Down on Soft View
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    Ross Stores (ROST) Beats on Q1 Earnings, Down on Soft View

    Ross Stores (ROST) tops earnings and sales estimates in first-quarter fiscal 2018. The company provides softer-than-expected earnings view for the fiscal second quarter due to increased costs.

  • Dollar General Is Among Morgan Stanley’s Top 30
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Dollar General Is Among Morgan Stanley’s Top 30

    Morgan Stanley listed Dollar General (DG) among its 30 high-quality firms with a competitive advantage in their respective sectors.

  • Dollar Tree (DLTR) to Post Q1 Earnings: Is a Beat in Store?
    Zacks2 days ago

    Dollar Tree (DLTR) to Post Q1 Earnings: Is a Beat in Store?

    Dollar Tree (DLTR) is likely to gain from Family Dollar integration and re-banner process along with impressive store-expansion and technological advancements initiatives.

  • Can Brick & Mortar Rise to Kroger's Online Game Challenge?
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    Can Brick & Mortar Rise to Kroger's Online Game Challenge?

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  • Why Wall Street Projects 36% Growth in Dollar General’s Earnings
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Why Wall Street Projects 36% Growth in Dollar General’s Earnings

    Dollar General (DG), the United States’ leading discount store retailer, is slated to report its first-quarter results on May 31. Wall Street has projected stellar 36% YoY (year-over-year) growth in the company’s earnings per share to $1.40 during the quarter. DG outdid Wall Street’s bottom-line expectations in all four quarters of 2017.

  • Another Strong Quarter ahead for Dollar General?
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Another Strong Quarter ahead for Dollar General?

    As we discussed earlier in this series, Dollar General (DG) is slated to report its first-quarter results on May 31. Wall Street has projected a 10% year-over-year (or YoY) jump in the company’s top line to $6.2 billion. Its top line has grown every quarter over the past ten years.

  • The Wall Street Journal3 days ago

    [$$] ‘My Father’s Business’ Review: Where Every Day Is Dollar Day

    When Cal Turner Jr. became president of the no-frills Dollar General retail chain in 1977, its founder still cast a long shadow. Cal Turner Sr., the very picture of a seat-of-the-pants entrepreneur, broached the subject of a promotion from behind his bathroom door. “My dad sat on the john,” Mr. Turner writes in “My Father’s Business,” conjuring one of the more memorable moments in the annals of executive succession.

  • Can Dollar General Surprise this Earnings Season?
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Can Dollar General Surprise this Earnings Season?

    Dollar General (DG) is slated to release its results for the first quarter of 2018 on Thursday, May 31. Wall Street has projected a 36% YoY (year-over-year) increase in the company’s earnings per share (or EPS) to $1.40. After impressive performance in the stock market in 2017, Dollar General’s stock has risen around 4% so far this year.

  • Investopedia3 days ago

    8 Longterm Winners For a Stormy Stock Market

    With that in mind, Morgan Stanley used a long list of metrics to identify 30 stocks that represent their top recommendations for holding over the next three years. See our earlier story for a more detailed explanation of the selection criteria used by Morgan Stanley, as well as about eight other stocks that they recommend.

  • PVH Corp's (PVH) Brand Strength to Aid Earnings Beat in Q1
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    PVH Corp's (PVH) Brand Strength to Aid Earnings Beat in Q1

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  • If you’re the smartest person in the room, you’re probably not a good leader
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    If you’re the smartest person in the room, you’re probably not a good leader

    I learned that there’s something wrong with feeling like the smartest person in the room from a man with a third-grade education—from my grandfather Luther, who along with my father founded the Dollar General Corporation, which I headed for 37-1/2 years. It’s with more than a touch of shame that I admit I was embarrassed…

  • TheStreet.com5 days ago

    The Great American Supermarket No Longer Reigns Supreme

    The concept, drawing from pop art, was the supermarket as a great equalizer. The great American supermarket is no longer the equalizer it once was. Then, there is the expanding population that hovers just above or below the poverty line for whom dollar stores will reign supreme.

  • The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: DSW, Buckle, Dollar General, Kohl's and Amazon.com
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  • 5 Stocks En Vogue on a Broad Rise in US Retail Sales
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    5 Stocks En Vogue on a Broad Rise in US Retail Sales

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  • 5 Retail Stocks Likely to Top Earnings Estimates
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    5 Retail Stocks Likely to Top Earnings Estimates

    The earnings season, which is nearing its end, has been quite impressive this time around. However, the show is not over yet. With several retail behemoths including Walmart, Macy’s and Target, queued up to report their quarterly numbers, investors are likely to keep their eyes on the Retail-Wholesale sector’s progress card.Source: Shutterstock

  • Zacks.com highlights: Brinker International, Dollar General, Domtar, CVR Refining and Jacobs Engineering Group
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    Zacks.com highlights: Brinker International, Dollar General, Domtar, CVR Refining and Jacobs Engineering Group

    Zacks.com highlights: Brinker International, Dollar General, Domtar, CVR Refining and Jacobs Engineering Group

  • 6 GARP Stocks to Scoop Up for Maximum Returns
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    6 GARP Stocks to Scoop Up for Maximum Returns

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  • How Dollar General grew from a small town store to a Fortune 500 company
    Yahoo Finance Video3 days ago

    How Dollar General grew from a small town store to a Fortune 500 company

    Dollar General is a true American success story. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous sits down with former Dollar General CEO Cal Turner, Jr. to discuss how the company grew.

  • Small towns have defined Dollar General: Cal Turner, Jr.
    Fox Business Videos4 days ago

    Small towns have defined Dollar General: Cal Turner, Jr.

    Former Dollar General CEO Cal Turner, Jr. on the success and longevity of the retailer.

  • Trade-led rally makes sense
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    Trade-led rally makes sense

    Jim Cramer unpacks the market's response to the U.S.-China trade truce that sent the major averages higher on Monday.

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