Dollar General Corp (DG)

pos +0.26
Today's Range: 79.84 - 80.80 | DG Avg Daily Volume: 2,552,900
Last Update: 07/31/15 - 4:00 PM EDT
Volume: 1,297,898
YTD Performance: 13.31%
Open: $80.48
Previous Close: $80.11
52 Week Range: $55.15 - $81.42
Oustanding Shares: 297,108,500
Market Cap: 23,492,369,095
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for DG
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 12 12 9 9
Moderate Buy 1 1 0 0
Hold 6 5 8 8
Moderate Sell 1 1 1 1
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.80 1.74 2.06 2.06
Latest Dividend: 0.22
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.11%
Dividend Ex-Date: 06/15/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 21.84
Price Earnings Comparisons:
DG Sector Avg. S&P 500
21.84 21.90 25.96
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
10.18% 40.84% 57.23%
Revenue 8.00 0.28 0.08
Net Income 3.90 0.39 0.11
EPS 10.10 0.56 0.16
Earnings for DG:
Revenue 18.91B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (07/15) Qtr (10/15) FY (01/16) FY (01/17)
Average Estimate $0.94 $0.89 $3.94 $4.53
Number of Analysts 12 11 14 14
High Estimate $0.96 $0.90 $3.98 $4.70
Low Estimate $0.92 $0.87 $3.89 $4.31
Prior Year $0.83 $0.79 $3.50 $3.94
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 13.15% 12.08% 12.53% 14.91%
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Jun 10, 2015 | 6:47 AM EDT
DG was upgraded from Sector Perform to Outperform, RBC Capital said. $86 price target. Labor and wage trends continue to improve.
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May 26, 2015 | 7:40 AM EDT
DG was placed on the Conviction Buy list, according to Goldman Sachs. Fundamentals are at an inflection point. $87 price target.  ...

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