Dollar General Corporation
IndexS&P 500 P/E20.14 EPS (ttm)3.33 Insider Own0.18% Shs Outstand303.43M Perf Week-3.51%
Market Cap20.35B Forward P/E16.76 EPS next Y4.00 Insider Trans0.00% Shs Float302.83M Perf Month-5.68%
Income1.03B PEG1.39 EPS next Q1.17 Inst Own92.10% Short Float2.14% Perf Quarter8.21%
Sales18.46B P/S1.10 EPS this Y11.20% Inst Trans0.08% Short Ratio1.39 Perf Half Y21.42%
Book/sh17.63 P/B3.80 EPS next Y14.31% ROA9.60% Target Price75.50 Perf Year18.69%
Cash/sh0.71 P/C94.12 EPS next 5Y14.47% ROE20.00% 52W Range53.00 - 71.78 Perf YTD-5.15%
Dividend- P/FCF22.36 EPS past 5Y56.30% ROI13.80% 52W High-6.58% Beta0.36
Dividend %- Quick Ratio0.20 Sales past 5Y10.90% Gross Margin30.70% 52W Low26.53% ATR1.49
Employees100600 Current Ratio1.60 Sales Q/Q7.80% Oper. Margin9.30% RSI (14)45.52 Volatility1.69% 2.20%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.52 EPS Q/Q5.40% Profit Margin5.60% Rel Volume1.38 Prev Close67.90
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.50 EarningsDec 04 BMO Payout0.00% Avg Volume4.67M Price67.06
Recom2.00 SMA20-2.14% SMA50-1.87% SMA2008.71% Volume6,417,386 Change-1.24%
Jan-23-15Reiterated MKM Partners Buy $74 → $81
Dec-16-14Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $73 → $86
Dec-05-14Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $68 → $70
Dec-05-14Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $58 → $63
Oct-17-14Initiated Stifel Buy $72
Sep-12-14Initiated UBS Buy $81
Aug-29-14Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Not Rated $69 → $73
Aug-19-14Reiterated MKM Partners Buy $67 → $75
Aug-19-14Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $69 → $73
Aug-18-14Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Not Rated $62 → $69
Jul-28-14Initiated Argus Hold
Jun-04-14Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $62 → $63
May-28-14Downgrade Deutsche Bank Buy → Hold $65 → $60
Jan-28-14Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $63 → $68
Dec-06-13Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Not Rated $63 → $66
Dec-06-13Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $63 → $66
Dec-05-13Reiterated MKM Partners Buy $64 → $67
Sep-05-13Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Not Rated $61 → $63
Sep-05-13Reiterated MKM Partners Buy $59 → $64
Sep-05-13Reiterated FBR Capital Outperform $60 → $64
Jan-30-15 08:15AM  Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cameron, Dollar General, Genworth, Groupon, SunPower, Visa, Yahoo and More at 24/7 Wall St.
Jan-27-15 04:55PM  Family Dollar's Comparable Sales Grow 1.2% in December - Analyst Blog Zacks
11:30AM  Billionaire activist investor slashes stake in Family Dollar at American City Business Journals
09:03AM  When an Activist Investor Actually Ends up Helping Dealflow at TheStreet
Jan-26-15 08:22PM  Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: 8 Ways to Tell a Healthy Market From a Sick One at TheStreet
06:17PM  Cramer's 8 signs the market's healthy to invest at CNBC
06:00PM  Cramer: Market healthy or sick? CNBC
12:40PM  Family Dollar-Dollar Tree Union Promises a Bright Future - Analyst Blog Zacks
Jan-23-15 02:00PM  In wake of Family Dollar defeat, Dollar General CEO adjusts retirement date at American City Business Journals
08:55AM  In wake of Family Dollar defeat, Dollar General CEO announces new retirement date at American City Business Journals
12:08AM  [$$] Dollar Tree Wins the Battle for Family Dollar at The Wall Street Journal
Jan-22-15 11:05PM  Dollar Tree Wins Battle for Family Dollar at The Wall Street Journal
05:45PM  Stock Pops & Drops: DG, DFS, BBRY & LE CNBC
05:41PM  Dollar General could look to smaller acquisitions for growth Reuters
04:41PM  Family Dollar shareholders approve Dollar Tree takeover AP
04:14PM  Why Family Dollar Spurned Dollar General's Higher Offer at Bloomberg
03:42PM  Analyst: Can Dollar Tree turn struggling Family Dollar around? at American City Business Journals
02:53PM  Taking Stock: Hebert Sees Challenges for Dollar Tree at Bloomberg
12:49PM  Family Dollar CEO: Dollar General offer better on paper, but confident in merger with Dollar Tree at American City Business Journals
12:07PM  Family Dollar Shareholders OK $8.7B Dollar Tree Deal in Face of Dollar General Offer at TheStreet
11:59AM  Dollar General's Quest for Family Dollar is Ending, and More at MarketWatch
10:46AM  Dollar Generals quest for Family Dollar ends at MarketWatch
10:35AM  Family Dollar shareholders approve Dollar Tree merger at American City Business Journals
10:18AM  Family Dollar shareholders OK $8.5B offer at USA TODAY
10:08AM  Family Dollar Shareholders Back Dollar Tree Merger After Long Fight at Forbes
10:01AM  Family Dollar shareholders approve sale to Dollar Tree at Fortune
09:45AM  Family Dollar investors say yes to Dollar Tree tie-up at MarketWatch
09:35AM  DOLLAR GENERAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financia EDGAR Online
09:35AM  Family Dollar Holders Approve $8.74 Billion Sale to Dollar Tree at Bloomberg
09:32AM  Family Dollar deal approved CNBC
09:22AM  Dollar General Announces Rick Dreiling Will Continue as Chairman and CEO Business Wire
08:39AM  Europes stimulus and Starbucks reports 5 things to know today at Fortune
Jan-21-15 06:16PM  Family Dollar shareholders expected to vote for Dollar Tree merger -sources Reuters
05:25PM  Realty Income (O) Increases Dividend by 3% Following EPR - Analyst Blog Zacks
04:26PM  Options traders ready for the end of Dollar Store bidding war Reuters
Jan-20-15 01:20PM  Could Dollar General Lose Out on Family Dollar? at 24/7 Wall St.
12:51PM  Motif of the month: Discount nation CNBC
12:25PM  Family Dollar board to shareholders: Vote for $8.5B Dollar Tree deal at American City Business Journals
Jan-16-15 11:09AM  Why Jefferies Cut Family Dollar As Potential Merger Approaches Benzinga
Jan-15-15 03:08PM  Dollar General Bid Faces Higher Hurdles at The Wall Street Journal
03:05PM  Source: Dollar General waving the white flag in battle for Family Dollar at American City Business Journals
02:08PM  Dollar General Stays In Family Dollar Bidding War at Investor's Business Daily
02:06PM  Dollar Generals Bid for Family Dollar Seen Fading at Bloomberg
12:49PM  Dollar General seen losing Family Dollar bid Reuters
11:42AM  Dollar General Confirms Struggles With Antitrust Review In Family Dollar Bid at Forbes
11:22AM  Dollar General seeks more time for Family Dollar bid at MarketWatch
10:05AM  DOLLAR GENERAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits EDGAR Online
09:38AM  Faber Report: Battle for Family Dollar CNBC
09:37AM  Dollar General sticks to store divestment count for deal Reuters
09:35AM  Dollar General: Divestitures to acquire Family Dollar 'manageable,' not to exceed 1,500 stores at bizjournals.com
08:30AM  Dollar General prepared to go to court as it pursues Family Dollar at bizjournals.com
08:21AM  Dollar General says store divestitures not to exceed 1,500 Reuters
08:15AM  Dollar General still working with FTC on bid for Family Dollar at MarketWatch
08:00AM  Dollar General Provides Update on FTC Review of Its Proposed Acquisition of Family Dollar Business Wire
Jan-14-15 08:47PM  Two proxy firms back Dollar Tree's bid for Family Dollar Reuters
03:18PM  ISS Backs Dollar Tree-Family Dollar Deal at The Wall Street Journal
02:36PM  Dollar Tree Gets Blessing From Proxy Advisor for its Family Dollar Bid at The Wall Street Journal
01:26PM  Proxy adviser backs Family Dollar deal with Dollar Tree at MarketWatch
12:47PM  Proxy advisor changes stance, backs Dollar Trees bid for Family Dollar at Fortune
11:45AM  Shareholder advisory firm throws support behind Family Dollar-Dollar Tree deal at bizjournals.com
11:40AM  Jim Cramer: Buy Dollar General Based on Earnings, Not Takeovers at TheStreet
11:35AM  ISS Gives New Support To Family Dollar's $8.5 Billion Merger With Dollar Tree at Forbes
09:54AM  Cramer's Stop Trading: Dollar General CNBC
Jan-13-15 12:41AM  PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news - Jan 13 Reuters
Jan-12-15 06:12PM  Family Dollar Shares Fall Below Acquisition Price for First Time at Bloomberg
04:31PM  Dollar Tree CEO Demands Vote in Family Dollar Deal at The Wall Street Journal
01:34PM  Dollar Tree Expects Quick Nod For Family Dollar Deal at Investor's Business Daily
11:52AM  Family Dollar CEO calls Dollar General offer 'problematic' at USA TODAY
11:43AM  Dollar Tree is Getting Tired of Waiting Around for Family Dollar at The Wall Street Journal
11:32AM  France Ramps Up Security After Paris Terror Attacks, and More at MarketWatch
10:33AM  Family Dollar Sees 'Virtual Certainty' Of Antitrust Clearance For Dollar Tree Merger at Forbes
09:38AM  Faber Report: Family Dollar duel CNBC
09:32AM  Family Dollar reaches out to investors as buyout vote looms AP
06:25AM  Dollar Tree expects to divest less than 300 stores to buy Family Dollar Reuters
Jan-09-15 12:06PM  Dollar store M&A: breaking the buck at Financial Times
08:59AM  Barclays Says Family Dollar Merger Delay Is 'Harmful' Benzinga
Jan-08-15 01:30PM  Family Dollar CEO: Merger turmoil drives management defections at HQ at bizjournals.com
01:11PM  Jim Cramer Explains Why Investors Should Buy Dollar General (DG) Stock at TheStreet
11:53AM  Lulu less of a lemon, Urban scores, Family Dollar does not Yahoo Finance
09:19AM  Constellation in high spirits; Sprint promotions pay off; Family Dollar profit plummets Yahoo Finance
09:06AM  Cramer: What's going on at FDO? CNBC
08:34AM  Family Dollar net income plummets 47 percent in Q1 at bizjournals.com
08:00AM  Increased discounting eats into Family Dollar's 1st-qtr profit Reuters
07:20AM  Family Dollar Profit Drops After Pricing Strategy Crimps Margins at Bloomberg
07:15AM  Family Dollar 1st-qtr profit nearly halves Reuters
Jan-07-15 06:40PM  Cramer: Retail roars; 9 stocks to consider CNBC
11:05AM  Investors buy Adamsville Town Center for $2.7M at bizjournals.com
Dec-30-14 03:43PM  Eminence Capital reduces stake in Dollar General Market Realist
Dec-29-14 06:15PM  Cramer: Learn to love secondaries CNBC
Dec-26-14 03:43PM  Eminence Capitals important positions in 3Q14 Market Realist
Dec-24-14 12:15AM  Family Dollar Delays Vote on Dollar Tree Bid at The Wall Street Journal
Dec-23-14 03:47PM  Family Dollar Delays Merger Vote at The Wall Street Journal
02:57PM  Family Dollar-Dollar Tree merger vote delayed at USA TODAY
02:19PM  No Dollar Store Denouement Until 2015 as Family Dollar Postpones Vote at The Wall Street Journal
01:59PM  DOLLAR GENERAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits EDGAR Online
01:36PM  Family Dollar Takeover Drama Extends Into 2015 After Shareholders Vote To Adjourn Deal at Forbes
12:45PM  Under the Radar: SCHW, AMTD, JCP & more CNBC
12:14PM  Not Enough Family Dollar Votes To OK Takeover Offer at Investor's Business Daily
12:06PM  Family Dollar lacks votes for merger, adjourns meeting until Jan. 22 at bizjournals.com
11:49AM  Family Dollar merger saga to drag on for another month at MarketWatch
Dollar General Corporation, a discount retailer, provides merchandise products in the United States. The company offers consumable products, including paper and cleaning products, such as paper towels, bath tissues, paper dinnerware, trash and storage bags, and laundry and other home cleaning supplies; packaged food products comprising cereals, canned soups and vegetables, condiments, spices, sugar, and flour; perishables consisting of milk, eggs, bread, frozen meals, beer, and wine; snacks, such as candy, cookies, crackers, salty snacks, and carbonated beverages; pet products comprising pet supplies and pet food; tobacco products; and health and beauty products, including over-the-counter medicines, as well as personal care products, such as soap, body wash, shampoo, dental hygiene, and foot care products. It also offers seasonal products, including decorations, toys, batteries, small electronics, greeting cards, stationery, prepaid phones and accessories, gardening supplies, hardware, automotive, and home office supplies; and home products comprising kitchen supplies, cookware, small appliances, light bulbs, storage containers, frames, candles, craft supplies and kitchen, bed, and bath soft goods. In addition, the company provides apparel for infants, toddlers, girls, boys, women, and men, as well as socks, underwear, disposable diapers, shoes, and accessories. As of August 28, 2014, it operated approximately 11,500 stores in 40 states. The company was formerly known as J.L. Turner & Son, Inc. and changed its name to Dollar General Corporation in 1968. Dollar General Corporation was founded in 1939 and is based in Goodlettsville, Tennessee.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
Ravener Robert DEVP & Chief People OfficerMar 19Option Exercise8.0015,000119,96334,301Mar 21 03:28 PM
DREILING RICHARD WChairman & CEOMar 19Sale57.92323,19718,718,019111,249Mar 19 04:17 PM