DG - Dollar General Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
136.01
-1.13 (-0.82%)
At close: 4:04PM EDT

136.01 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 5:35PM EDT

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Previous Close137.14
Open137.49
Bid136.36 x 1000
Ask136.60 x 1000
Day's Range136.09 - 137.77
52 Week Range96.37 - 139.78
Volume1,776,588
Avg. Volume1,749,268
Market Cap35.135B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.71
PE Ratio (TTM)22.32
EPS (TTM)6.09
Earnings DateAug 28, 2019 - Sep 3, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield1.28 (0.92%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-07-08
1y Target Est137.04
Trade prices are not sourced from all markets
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