Dollar General Corporation (DG)

196.08
0.75 0.38
NYSE
Prev Close 196.83
Open 197.24
Day Low/High 195.27 / 197.92
52 Wk Low/High 125.00 / 197.38
Volume 1.38M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 251.72B
Market Cap 48.10B
P/E Ratio 24.75
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Today's Takeaways and Observations

The Fed has no cred.  Here are the macro and micro challenges to both Dollar Tree and Dollar General . I took a sizable short market trade on the post-Yellen comments.  I initiated a Goldman Sachs  short and a Morgan Stanley short as well. Rang the ...

Dollar General: Examining the Wreckage

Dollar General: Examining the Wreckage

Shares plunge sharply as key support is broken.

Step Away From the Dollar Stores

Step Away From the Dollar Stores

Here are three big reason why you want to be on the sidelines.

Cramer: Don't Mistake Dollar Stores' Plunge for a Buying Opportunity

Cramer: Don't Mistake Dollar Stores' Plunge for a Buying Opportunity

These stocks had gotten so expensive that there was no margin for error.

Making Sense of the Dollar Stores' Woes

Dollar General and and Dollar Tree got taken to Wall Street's woodshed yesterday, with their shares falling 17% and 10%, respectively. The two chains -- which cater to the middle class and below -- tanked after reporting quarterly results that looke...

Morning Movers: BIG, BUD, DG, DLTR, GME

Morning Movers: BIG, BUD, DG, DLTR, GME

Retailers continue to struggle this earnings season with Dollar Tree, Dollar General and GameStop all reporting disappointing comps.

What's the True Value of a Dollar Store?

What's the True Value of a Dollar Store?

Dollar General stock is not yet quite as cheap as the merchandise it sells.

Dollar General downgraded at BMO

Today's Good, Bad and Ugly

If you work for a living, why do you kill yourself working? --Tuco the Ugly, "The Good, The Bad and The Ugly" Speaking of the subject du jour -- drugs -- the market appears to be on Quaaludes.  Yet another day of modest price changes, with a few exc...

U.S. Stocks Slip on Yellen Worries; Dollar General Shares Slip on Earnings

U.S. Stocks Slip on Yellen Worries; Dollar General Shares Slip on Earnings

U.S. stocks moved slightly lower on Thursday as investors anxiously await remarks from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Friday.

Morning Movers: SHLD, TIF, DG, DLTR, MYL

Morning Movers: SHLD, TIF, DG, DLTR, MYL

The discount dollar stores quarterly results disappoint, while Tiffany beats profit forecasts.

What to Watch Thursday: Dollar Tree and Dollar General Report Earnings

What to Watch Thursday: Dollar Tree and Dollar General Report Earnings

Discount retailers take center stage on Thursday, August 25.

Jim Cramer Awaits Dollar Tree and Dollar General's Earnings

Jim Cramer Awaits Dollar Tree and Dollar General's Earnings

Jim Cramer is keeping an eye on quarterly results from Dollar Tree and Dollar General released on Thursday before the markets open.

Walmart vs. Dollar Stores, Sears vs. Extinction

Walmart vs. Dollar Stores, Sears vs. Extinction

2 of the biggest questions left in retail.

What to Watch This Week: Best Buy Earnings, Janet Yellen Speech

What to Watch This Week: Best Buy Earnings, Janet Yellen Speech

For the week of August 22, investors will be watching a slew of corporate earnings and a key speech from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.

Walmart Crushes It With Killer Comps and Ebbing Inventories

Walmart Crushes It With Killer Comps and Ebbing Inventories

WMT's consistent traffic gains provide confidence in its sales potential for the all-important holiday selling season.

Dollar General downgraded at Jefferies

Dollar General Shares Poised for Pullback or Correction

Dollar General Shares Poised for Pullback or Correction

Yesterday's close gave a big clue that may have gone unnoticed.

Cramer: Retail Is Telling a Good Story

Cramer: Retail Is Telling a Good Story

Macy's and Kohl's are off to the races.

Jim Cramer on Macy's Store Closures

Jim Cramer on Macy's Store Closures

Macy's plans to close stores and Jim Cramer thinks the stock is one to trade.

Dollar General downgraded at Deutsche

Cramer: Ford's Stalled Sales Causing Fender Bender

Cramer: Ford's Stalled Sales Causing Fender Bender

This is the first big disappointment of the earnings season.

Cramer: 5 Market Themes for the Rest of 2016

Cramer: 5 Market Themes for the Rest of 2016

It's a pretty broad spectrum, but they've definitely arrived.

Jim Cramer: Walmart Offers a Bargain That Others Don't

Jim Cramer: Walmart Offers a Bargain That Others Don't

Jim Cramer is fond of Walmart shares even as Amazon tries to go head-to-head with the retail giant.

Dollar General's Chart Shows Slowing Momentum

Dollar General's Chart Shows Slowing Momentum

Because retail has become such a fast-moving industry (at least when it comes to stock price), a quick "price check" is worthwhile

Charts Say to Buy OLLI, By Golly

Charts Say to Buy OLLI, By Golly

Technicals show that the discount retailer should go higher.

Dollar General's Rally Isn't Finished Yet

Dollar General's Rally Isn't Finished Yet

DG looks like it is headed to $100 in the intermediate term.

Dollar Stores May Now Be Best Place to Look for Discounted Stocks

Dollar Stores May Now Be Best Place to Look for Discounted Stocks

Dollar Tree and Dollar General are among BTIG's top picks for 2016, largely because of their resistance to economic downturns.

Good Times for Ulta and the Dollar Stores

With less than an hour to go before the last trading day ahead of Memorial Day weekend, we're looking at a slight upward bias for the opening based on what the futures are showing. Some things to check out this morning: Ulta Salon (ULTA) After the b...

Cramer: Rich, Poor, In-Between, These Are Retail's Winners

And their stock prices are now reflecting those wins.