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Dollar General Corporation
IndexS&P 500 P/E21.00 EPS (ttm)3.49 Insider Own0.10% Shs Outstand303.70M Perf Week-0.23%
Market Cap22.26B Forward P/E16.09 EPS next Y4.55 Insider Trans-67.07% Shs Float303.60M Perf Month-3.35%
Income1.07B PEG1.57 EPS next Q0.81 Inst Own93.80% Short Float1.86% Perf Quarter2.53%
Sales18.91B P/S1.18 EPS this Y10.10% Inst Trans13.79% Short Ratio1.70 Perf Half Y11.08%
Book/sh18.84 P/B3.89 EPS next Y15.67% ROA9.80% Target Price81.45 Perf Year34.38%
Cash/sh1.91 P/C38.39 EPS next 5Y13.38% ROE20.30% 52W Range52.85 - 76.99 Perf YTD3.97%
Dividend0.88 P/FCF23.66 EPS past 5Y27.40% ROI13.70% 52W High-4.17% Beta0.48
Dividend %1.20% Quick Ratio0.40 Sales past 5Y9.90% Gross Margin30.70% 52W Low39.61% ATR1.20
Employees105500 Current Ratio1.80 Sales Q/Q9.90% Oper. Margin9.40% RSI (14)47.75 Volatility1.90% 1.56%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.48 EPS Q/Q15.80% Profit Margin5.60% Rel Volume0.53 Prev Close73.29
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.46 EarningsJun 02 BMO Payout0.00% Avg Volume3.31M Price73.78
Recom2.10 SMA20-0.57% SMA50-1.27% SMA2008.83% Volume1,032,947 Change0.67%
Mar-13-15Reiterated UBS Buy $79 → $84
Mar-13-15Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $75 → $80
Mar-13-15Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $74 → $79
Mar-13-15Reiterated FBR Capital Outperform $65 → $81
Mar-13-15Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $63 → $74
Mar-12-15Reiterated MKM Partners Buy $81 → $82
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
May-22-15 12:12PM  Dollar General Announces Summer Fast Way to Save(TM) Digital Coupon Program and Exclusive Memorial Day Savings Marketwired
09:00AM  Ross (ROST) Beats on Q1 Earnings & Sales; Updates Outlook - Analyst Blog
May-21-15 11:58AM  Alibaba, Dollar General and 3 Other Stocks Big Hedge Funds Hated Last Quarter at TheStreet
10:07AM  Dollar Tree to sell 330 Family Dollar stores AP
May-20-15 04:27PM  Billionaire Ken Griffins Top Stock Picks Include Devon Energy Corp (DVN),, Inc. (AMZN), Apple Inc. (AAPL) at Insider Monkey
12:11PM  Who are Family Dollar's (FDO) main competitors? at Investopedia
07:00AM  The Dollar General Literacy Foundation Receives 2015 Legacy of Literacy Award From Reading Is Fundamental Marketwired
May-19-15 03:28PM  Wal-Mart: 'Not an Ideal Setup' at
09:00AM  Cramer: The retail shift
May-15-15 07:00AM  Dollar General Literacy Foundation Awards More Than $5.8 Million to Approximately 720 Schools, Nonprofits and Literacy Organizations across the U.S. Business Wire
May-13-15 05:02PM  Dollar General Corporation Announces Webcast of its 2015 Annual Meeting of Shareholders and First Quarter Earnings Conference Call Business Wire
May-02-15 08:09PM  10-K for Dollar General Corp. at Company Spotlight
Apr-27-15 11:23AM  Moody's: Traditional US supermarkets regain market share from warehouse grocers with innovation, niche offerings at Moody's
Apr-24-15 10:36AM  Costco: Beware a Miss at
Apr-17-15 06:15PM  Cramer: Learn to love secondary offerings
Apr-16-15 04:00PM  Where does St. Louis retail market stand? at
Apr-15-15 10:07AM  Dollar General Sees Increased Position in Lone Pines Portfolio
Apr-14-15 06:09PM  Corvex Management Lowers Its Stake in Dollar General
Apr-10-15 05:31PM  Dividend Leader Dollar General Eyes Aggressive Growth at Investor's Business Daily
04:05PM  Highfields Capital Lowers Its Holdings in Dollar Tree Market Realist
Apr-09-15 12:46PM  Hedge fund machines cash in-again at CNBC
07:06AM  JC Penney is a dark horse
07:04AM  What's going on with the American consumer?
12:08AM  Family Dollar Sales, Profit In Line With Expectations at The Wall Street Journal
Apr-08-15 12:49PM  Deutsche Bank Is Boosting Targets At Dollar General
10:55AM  Family Dollar Sales, Profit In Line With Expectations at The Wall Street Journal
10:15AM  Family Dollar Q2 Earnings Beat by a Penny, Fall Y-o-Y - Analyst Blog
Apr-07-15 05:55PM  Dollar Tree: FTC Nears End of Merger Review at The Wall Street Journal
04:57PM  Dollar Tree says FTC wants 340 stores sold ahead of Family Dollar deal Reuters
Apr-01-15 03:44PM  Heres how Wal-Mart wants to win you back at MarketWatch
Mar-30-15 04:23PM  Dollar General Helps Customers Spring Into Savings Marketwired
10:24AM  Insurgents Know No Bounds When It Comes to the Federal Trade Commission
09:30AM  Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: Dollar General, Dollar Tree, Family Dollar, AMC Networks and Skechers - Press Releases
Mar-28-15 08:02AM  4 Reasons Dollar General Stock Is A Good Bet at Investor's Business Daily
Mar-27-15 10:25AM  AutoZone, Urban Outfitters, Dollar General -- Time to Take Profits at TheStreet
Mar-26-15 01:04PM  DOLLAR GENERAL CORP Financials
Mar-25-15 05:08PM  Dollar General Execs Sell $44M in Stock at
02:07PM  Farallon Capital Increases Its Position in Family Dollar Stores
10:06AM  Farallon Capital Increases Its Position in Dollar General
Mar-23-15 03:30PM  Dollar General Hits 52-Week High on Healthy Q4 Results - Analyst Blog
Mar-21-15 09:15AM  Insider Selling Wanes as Volatility Spikes at 24/7 Wall St.
Mar-20-15 04:36PM  DOLLAR GENERAL CORP Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
Mar-19-15 01:05PM  Viking Globals Increased Position in Dollar Tree Market Realist
10:36AM  [$$] Target Extends Return Window for Private-Label Brands at The Wall Street Journal
08:27AM  Dollar General Announces Promotion of Rhonda Taylor to Executive Vice President at noodls
08:00AM  Dollar General Announces Promotion of Rhonda Taylor to Executive Vice President Business Wire
Mar-18-15 12:23PM  Target Extends Return Window for Private-Label Brands at The Wall Street Journal
09:00AM  Americans Are Finally Making More Money, and 3 Retail Stocks Will Benefit at 24/7 Wall St.
Mar-17-15 12:19AM  [$$] Credits & Debits: News Digest at The Wall Street Journal
Mar-16-15 10:47PM  Credits & Debits: News Digest at The Wall Street Journal
04:12PM  Tom Morales cancels Nashville Dancin' for 2015 at
12:54PM  A Fistful of Dollar Stores
Mar-14-15 01:22PM  Dollar General 'Still A Good Standalone Company'
Mar-13-15 06:06PM  Consumer Confidence Is Still Up Despite Decline in US Retail Sales
05:25PM  Dollar Tree outlines risks, benefits to its pending purchase of Family Dollar at
03:22PM  Why Is A New 10-K Filing Good News For Dollar Tree? at Investor's Business Daily
10:11AM  Dollar General (DG) Stock Higher Today as Analysts Raise Price Targets at TheStreet
10:10AM  Company News for March 13, 2015 - Corporate Summary
Mar-12-15 06:37PM  Ulta shares rally after results top Street estimates at MarketWatch
05:01PM  Updates, advisories and surprises at MarketWatch
04:15PM  CFO Moves: Dollar General, ACADIA Pharmaceuticals, Endologix at The Wall Street Journal
04:01PM  Dollar General Corporation -- Moody's: Departure of Dollar General's CFO and dividend initiation has no impact on its ratings or outlook at Moody's
03:15PM  Dollar General wows investors with growth plans at MarketWatch
02:31PM  Oil touches 6-week lows
02:01PM  Dollar General (DG) Earnings Report: Q4 2014 Conference Call Transcript at TheStreet
12:25PM  Dollar General To Add Stores Faster As Rival Expands at Investor's Business Daily
12:20PM  February Retail Sales Are Weak, but Here's Why the Spring Could Be Much, Much Better at TheStreet
12:00PM  Dollar General (DG) Stock Higher Today as Earnings In Line, but Guidance Falls Short at TheStreet
11:40AM  10 retailers bucking the trend and opening stores at CNBC
11:37AM  Shake Shack shellacked, Intel cuts 1Q sales est. & Dollar General's 730 new stores
11:06AM  Dollar General Reports Record Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Financial Results at noodls
10:50AM  Cramer: 'Growth is Good' at Dollar General, Capital Returns Impressive at TheStreet
10:47AM  Dollar General board in process of identifying chairman's successor Reuters
10:42AM  Stocks Open Higher, Trade Solid; Monster, Dollar General Advance at Investor's Business Daily
10:33AM  Stocks cheer dollar fall; Dow adds 150 points despite Intel 3.5% decline at CNBC
Mar-11-15 04:30PM  What to Expect from Dollar General Earnings at 24/7 Wall St.
03:26PM  As the Discount Wars Heat Up, Dollar General Poised to Get Squeezed Yahoo Finance Contributors
02:48PM  What to Watch in the Day Ahead - Thursday, March 12 Reuters
11:30AM  Here's What You Need to Know Before Dollar General (DG) Reports Earnings Today at TheStreet
08:31AM  Why Earnings Season Could Be Great for Dollar General (DG) - Tale of the Tape Zacks
Mar-10-15 04:41PM  Dollar General earnings will give fresh update on the dollar store wars Yahoo Finance
09:20AM  Will Dollar General (DG) Q4 Earnings Surpass Estimates? - Analyst Blog Zacks
Mar-08-15 08:18PM  Retailers & Other Companies To Watch For In Earnings This Week Benzinga
Mar-07-15 08:00AM  Dollar General Expands into Three New States Business Wire
Mar-06-15 06:38PM  Here's what could sting stocks at CNBC
06:00PM  Cramer's in learning mode next week CNBC
11:30AM  Big Lots ready to try again with online sales, with 2016 target at
09:05AM  Paulson & Co. eliminates position in Dollar General Market Realist
Mar-05-15 02:19PM  Credit Suisse: 8 Must-Own Consumer Stocks for Your Portfolio at TheStreet
11:54AM  Moody's: Dollar Tree to gain number one spot in discount retail sector following merger at Moody's
06:51AM  Costco reports mixed quarterly results CNBC
Mar-04-15 05:05PM  Caxton Associates initiates a new position in Walmart Market Realist
Mar-03-15 04:06PM  Elliott Management increases position in Family Dollar Stores Market Realist
Feb-27-15 03:05PM  JANA Partners exits stake in Dollar General Corporation Market Realist
Feb-26-15 03:38PM  Dollar General Corporation -- Moody's confirms Dollar General Corporation's senior unsecured rating at Baa3 at Moody's
Feb-25-15 01:10PM  What Dollar Tree Earnings Mean for Dollar General at 24/7 Wall St.
10:14AM  Dollar Tree holiday quarter lifted by demand for party items, food Reuters
08:47AM  Dollar Tree Earnings Top, But Guides Outlook Low at Investor's Business Daily
08:44AM  Target beats on top and bottom line CNBC
Feb-24-15 04:48PM  Dollar General Corporation to Host Fourth Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call on March 12 Business Wire
Dollar General Corporation, a discount retailer, provides various merchandise products in the southern, southwestern, midwestern, and eastern United States. The company offers consumable products, including paper and cleaning products comprising paper towels, bath tissues, paper dinnerware, trash and storage bags, and laundry and other home cleaning supplies; packaged food products, such as cereals, canned soups and vegetables, condiments, spices, sugar, and flour; perishables consisting of milk, eggs, bread, frozen meals, beer, and wine; snacks that comprise candies, cookies, crackers, salty snacks, and carbonated beverages; health and beauty products, such as over-the-counter medicines, as well as soap, body wash, shampoo, dental hygiene, and foot care products; pet products, which include pet supplies and pet food; and tobacco products. It also provides seasonal products, including decorations, toys, batteries, small electronics, greeting cards, stationery products, prepaid phones and accessories, gardening supplies, hardware products, and automotive and home office supplies; and home products consisting of kitchen supplies, cookware, small appliances, light bulbs, storage containers, frames, candles, craft supplies and kitchen products, beds, and bath soft goods. In addition, the company offers apparel for infants, toddlers, girls, boys, women, and men, as well as socks, underwear, disposable diapers, shoes, and accessories. As of February 27, 2015, it operated 11,879 stores located in 43 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
Price Paula ADirectorMar 30Buy74.9126720,0001,150Apr 16 05:12 PM
Ravener Robert DEVP & Chief People OfficerMar 23Sale75.711,559118,03728,153Mar 25 04:35 PM
Flanigan John WEVP, Global Supply ChainMar 23Sale75.7512,159921,00028,345Mar 25 04:29 PM
DREILING RICHARD WChairman & CEOMar 23Sale75.7615,2721,157,077113,651Mar 25 04:20 PM
DREILING RICHARD WChairman & CEOMar 20Option Exercise45.2557,0562,581,784328,080Mar 23 05:58 PM
DREILING RICHARD WChairman & CEOMar 20Sale76.02193,66414,721,369134,416Mar 23 05:58 PM
DREILING RICHARD WChairman & CEOMar 19Option Exercise41.47341,82414,174,815545,284Mar 23 05:58 PM
Flanigan John WEVP, Global Supply ChainMar 19Option Exercise24.3928,449693,75356,963Mar 23 06:09 PM
ELLIOTT ANITA CSVP & ControllerMar 19Sale75.1016,0001,201,55417,041Mar 23 06:26 PM
Ravener Robert DEVP & Chief People OfficerMar 19Sale75.531,585119,70730,300Mar 23 06:12 PM
DREILING RICHARD WChairman & CEOMar 19Sale75.00274,26020,569,061271,024Mar 23 05:58 PM
Ravener Robert DEVP & Chief People OfficerMar 17Sale74.953,390254,07333,187Mar 19 07:25 PM
TEHLE DAVID MEVP & Chief Financial OfficerMar 16Option Exercise46.0225,5931,177,740126,833Mar 18 05:23 PM
TEHLE DAVID MEVP & Chief Financial OfficerMar 16Sale75.29101,0057,605,04025,828Mar 18 05:23 PM