Dollar General Corp. (DG)

157.99
1.01 0.64
NYSE : Retail Trade
Prev Close 156.98
Open 156.34
Day Low/High 154.59 / 158.06
52 Wk Low/High 98.08 / 166.98
Volume 2.21M
Avg Volume 1.67M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 257.07M
Market Cap 40.36B
EPS 6.00
P/E Ratio 25.24
Div & Yield 1.28 (0.79%)

We Really Need 400,000 Jobs Created in August

Robust job growth would help stocks rise on stronger profit prospects for companies.

For Economic Perspective, Mind the Stores

For Economic Perspective, Mind the Stores

Shares of Wal-Mart, Dollar General offer view of consumers' mindset.

What to Watch Tuesday: Dollar Tree Earnings, August Auto Sales

What to Watch Tuesday: Dollar Tree Earnings, August Auto Sales

On Tuesday September 1, investors will have a big batch of economic data to digest along with a few more quarterly earnings reports.

Futures Slip; Fischer Expounds on Inflation

Futures Slip; Fischer Expounds on Inflation

Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer said there is "good reason" to expect inflation to rise and stabilize.

Jim Cramer Is Keeping an Eye on Dollar Tree Earnings Next Week

Jim Cramer Is Keeping an Eye on Dollar Tree Earnings Next Week

After Dollar General's (DG) revenue miss and the decline of its stock price, TheStreet's Jim Cramer says he's keeping an eye on Dollar Tree (DLTR) earnings next week.

S&P 500, Dow Move Out of Correction as Crude Recovers $40

S&P 500, Dow Move Out of Correction as Crude Recovers $40

It's day two of the market rally and stocks surged after the U.S. economy grew at a faster-than-expected pace in the second quarter.

Day Ahead: Rally on Fed Hopes

Day Ahead: Rally on Fed Hopes

William Dudley's comments cheered investors up.

What to Watch Thursday: Jackson Hole Retreat, GDP, Ulta Earnings

What to Watch Thursday: Jackson Hole Retreat, GDP, Ulta Earnings

For Thursday, August 27, TheStreet awaits the kick-off of the Federal Reserve's annual Jackson Hole Retreat.

Market Wrap: Stocks Have Best Day in 4 Years

Market Wrap: Stocks Have Best Day in 4 Years

Technology and health care names led the bullish reversal.

3 Things to Watch When Dollar General Reports Earnings on Thursday

3 Things to Watch When Dollar General Reports Earnings on Thursday

Dollar General (DG) is set to report its second quarter financial results before the markets open on Thursday, August 27.

What to Watch in the Week Ahead: Best Buy Earnings, GDP

What to Watch in the Week Ahead: Best Buy Earnings, GDP

For the week of August 24, TheStreet highlights key earnings from major retailers, along with important reports and speeches on the economic calendar.

Market Wrap: It Was a Real Nightmare on Wall Street

The main indices tumbled as markets saw a broad-based selloff.

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Dollar General upgraded at RBC

Dollar General and Noble Energy Raised; New Coverage on Salesforce

Dollar General and Noble Energy Raised; New Coverage on Salesforce

In Tuesday's Analysts' Actions, TheStreet highlights upgrades for discount store chain Dollar General (DG) and Noble Energy (NBL), while Salesforce (CRM) gets coverage initiated.

LinkedIn and GoPro Receive Upbeat Notes; Cisco Gets Neutral Start

LinkedIn and GoPro Receive Upbeat Notes; Cisco Gets Neutral Start

In Wednesday's Analysts' Actions, TheStreet highlights positive notes on LinkedIn (LNKD) and GoPro (GPRO) as well as a coverage initiation on Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Don't Be Fooled by the Moronic Sellers of the S&P 500

Don't Be Fooled by the Moronic Sellers of the S&P 500

They don't know that the dollar is what matters.

U.S. Markets Open Modestly Lower, Fitbit Files for IPO

U.S. Markets Open Modestly Lower, Fitbit Files for IPO

U.S. stocks open moderately lower as Fitbit files for an IPO and Dollar General (DG) beats profit expectations.

Day Ahead: Greece Talks Heat Up

Day Ahead: Greece Talks Heat Up

But doubts on a deal remain, ahead of Friday's debt repayment.

Ambarella Reports, Factory Orders: What to Watch on Wall Street June 2

Ambarella Reports, Factory Orders: What to Watch on Wall Street June 2

On Tuesday, June 2 we await earnings results from Cracker Barrel Old Country Store (CBRL), Dollar General (DG), Medtronic (MDT), Ambarella (AMBA), G-III Apparel Group (GIII), and Guess? Inc (GES).

Market Wrap: Just Another Merger Monday

Market Wrap: Just Another Merger Monday

Intel's agreement to buy Altera highlighted a volatile session.

Payroll Anticipation Controls the Market This Week; Futures Tick Up

Payroll Anticipation Controls the Market This Week; Futures Tick Up

Despite the number, it would be nuts for the Fed to consider hiking now, Cramer says.

The Week Ahead: Lots of Economic Reports Could Stir Things Up

The Week Ahead: Lots of Economic Reports Could Stir Things Up

We're tired of the Fed talk, too, but it's still the market's focus.

Ambarella Earnings, Jobs Report: What to Watch for the Week Ahead

Ambarella Earnings, Jobs Report: What to Watch for the Week Ahead

For the week of June 1, we await non-farm payrolls data plus earnings results from Dollar General (DG), Ambarella (AMBA), J.M. Smucker Co (SJM), Joy Global (JOY) and more.

Market Wrap: Month Ends With Losses

Market Wrap: Month Ends With Losses

Lots of economic reports may affect stocks next week.

Jim Cramer on What to Watch in the Trading Week Ahead

Jim Cramer on What to Watch in the Trading Week Ahead

TheStreet's Jim Cramer says all anyone is going to be talking about next week is the unemployment number due out Friday.

Dollar General, L Brands on Top; eBay Upgraded Ahead of Spin-Off

Dollar General, L Brands on Top; eBay Upgraded Ahead of Spin-Off

In Tuesday's Analysts' Actions, TheStreet highlights upgrades for discount store chain Dollar General (DG), fashion apparel company L Brands (LB), and online auctioning site eBay (EBAY).

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