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Dollar General Corporation
IndexS&P 500 P/E20.29 EPS (ttm)3.29 Insider Own0.18% Shs Outstand303.40M Perf Week2.22%
Market Cap20.25B Forward P/E16.62 EPS next Y4.02 Insider Trans1.30% Shs Float302.84M Perf Month7.23%
Income1.03B PEG1.38 EPS next Q0.80 Inst Own92.10% Short Float2.33% Perf Quarter5.09%
Sales18.12B P/S1.12 EPS this Y11.20% Inst Trans2.59% Short Ratio1.81 Perf Half Y22.25%
Book/sh16.82 P/B3.97 EPS next Y14.81% ROA9.60% Target Price71.83 Perf Year14.30%
Cash/sh0.57 P/C117.40 EPS next 5Y14.75% ROE20.10% 52W Range53.00 - 67.95 Perf YTD10.66%
Dividend- P/FCF25.49 EPS past 5Y56.30% ROI13.80% 52W High-3.78% Beta0.33
Dividend %- Quick Ratio0.20 Sales past 5Y10.90% Gross Margin30.80% 52W Low23.36% ATR1.27
Employees100600 Current Ratio1.60 Sales Q/Q7.50% Oper. Margin9.50% RSI (14)55.88 Volatility2.55% 1.80%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.59 EPS Q/Q10.70% Profit Margin5.70% Rel Volume1.80 Prev Close66.75
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.57 EarningsDec 03 BMO Payout0.00% Avg Volume3.91M Price65.38
Recom2.00 SMA201.26% SMA504.41% SMA20010.39% Volume7,024,236 Change-2.05%
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
Jun-05-13Reiterated MKM Partners Buy $62 → $59
May-31-13Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $55 → $57
Mar-26-13Reiterated MKM Partners Buy $56 → $62
Mar-26-13Reiterated FBR Capital Outperform $55 → $60
Nov-25-14 08:00AM  JANA Partners adds a new position in Valeant Pharmaceuticals Market Realist
Nov-24-14 04:00PM  Dollar General Corporation to Host Third Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call on December 4 Business Wire
11:15AM  Big box stores' big problem? They're just 'average' at CNBC
10:54AM  Hedge funds playing buy-and-hold, and losing at CNBC
08:00AM  JANA Partners adds a large stake in Dollar General Market Realist
Nov-21-14 04:41PM  LONG list of Lg Cap All-Time Highs... Yahoo Finance Blogs
03:30PM  Highlights of activist fund JANA Partners 3Q 13F Market Realist
12:58PM  FMHR Final Trade: Dollar General, Hertz & more CNBC
08:35AM  Thursdays Notable Options Activity Yahoo Finance Blogs
Nov-20-14 06:03PM  Consumer Retail/Spending top the Lg Cap List... Yahoo Finance Blogs
12:27PM  Dollar Tree's Rising Stock May Force Dollar General's Hand at The Wall Street Journal
12:17PM  Dollar General (DG) Stock Climbs Today After Announcing Commitment to Family Dollar Purchase at TheStreet
10:56AM  Dollar Tree Same-Stores Sales Growth Best Since 2011 at Investor's Business Daily
08:22AM  Dollar Tree Posts Best Sales Figures Since 2011 at The Wall Street Journal
07:47AM  Dollar Tree profit, sales rise above forecasts at MarketWatch
07:00AM  Dollar General Announces Eight Days of Exclusive Holiday Savings Business Wire
Nov-19-14 07:00PM  Dollar General Investor's Business Daily
05:10PM  Dollar General, Family Dollar still in talks with FTC Reuters
04:55PM  DOLLAR GENERAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits EDGAR Online
03:56PM  Dollar Tree Earnings vs. Dollar General and Family Dollar Merger at 24/7 Wall St.
03:29PM  Family Dollar Delays Vote on Dollar Tree Deal at The Wall Street Journal
03:13PM  Dollar General Affirms Commitment to Acquisition of Family Dollar Business Wire
01:38PM  Lowe's, Retail Stocks Rally Ahead Of Fed Minutes at Investor's Business Daily
01:09PM  Midday movers: Target, JetBlue, Qualcomm & more at CNBC
12:51PM  How to Trade Shares of Dollar General, Dollar Tree Amid Deal Drama at TheStreet
12:37PM  Dollar General May Need To Shed More Stores For Merger at Investor's Business Daily
11:48AM  A perfect storm for bipartisan health-care reform at CNBC
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10:04AM  Dollar General (DG) Weak On High Volume Today at TheStreet
09:42AM  Family Dollar delays vote on Dollar Tree deal at MarketWatch
08:37AM  Will Dollar General (DG) Stock Be Affected Today by Possible Increase in Store Closures? at TheStreet
08:12AM  Early Movers: LOW, SPLS, PETM, DRI, DG, NFLX & more at CNBC
07:26AM  Stocks slip ahead of Fed minutes; Target turnaround?; Tesla tumbles Hot Stock Minute
04:55AM  Dollar General may have to shut more than 4,000 stores: NY Post Reuters
04:37AM  Dollar General may have to shut more than 4,000 stores - NY Post Reuters
Nov-18-14 06:00PM  American Roads Cant Match French Highways Paved by Tolls Bloomberg
03:18PM  Shoppers beware: Pay attention to prices... not sales CNBC
01:54PM  Lowest prices not on Black Friday? CNBC
Nov-14-14 03:26PM  Tiger Global's 13F filing: Chinese autos CNBC
Nov-13-14 01:08PM  Your first trade for Friday at CNBC
12:59PM  FMHR Final Trade: SPWR, DG, IWM & DSW CNBC
07:05AM  Tough times ahead for basic apparel: Expert CNBC
07:00AM  Dollar General is Serving Others This Holiday Season Business Wire
Nov-07-14 01:37PM  Dollar General Celebrates Military Service Members, Veterans and Their Families This Veterans Day Business Wire
12:00PM  Farallon Capital eliminates its position in Dollar General Market Realist
Nov-05-14 01:50PM  Dollar-Store Chains Find Smokers Are Some of Their Best Shoppers at Bloomberg
Nov-03-14 05:28PM  Dealpolitik: Dollar General Playbook for the Final Family Dollar Showdown at The Wall Street Journal
12:01AM  Candidates Hit for Wealth in Campaigns Amid Frozen Wages at Bloomberg
Oct-31-14 02:15PM  [video]Dollar General Keeps Up the Pressure in the Fight for Family Dollar at TheStreet
01:48PM  Dollar General extends tender offer for Family Dollar shares again Reuters
12:32PM  Dollar General extends offer for Family Dollar AP
10:22AM  Dollar General Once Again Extends Family Dollar Tender Offer TheStreet
10:22AM  Dollar General Once Again Extends Family Dollar Tender Offer at TheStreet
09:50AM  Dollar General Takes Its Offer to Family Dollar Shareholders at 24/7 Wall St.
09:30AM  Dollar General extends tender offer for Family Dollar again Reuters
08:51AM  [$$] Dollar General Extends Family Dollar Offer at The Wall Street Journal
08:15AM  Dollar General extends tender offer for Family Dollar shares, again at MarketWatch
08:00AM  Dollar General Extends Tender Offer to Acquire Family Dollar to December 31, 2014 Business Wire
Oct-30-14 04:46PM  Moody's Upgrades Six, Downgrades One and Affirms Four Classes of LBUBS 2004-C7 at Moody's
12:35PM  Has the GOP hit a tipping point? at CNBC
Oct-27-14 02:53PM  Five Below Catches Ride On iPhone 6, Revamps Displays at Investor's Business Daily
10:43AM  Family Dollar duel CNBC
07:00AM  An Early Line on the Morningstar Domestic-Stock Fund Manager of the Year Morningstar
Oct-20-14 12:12PM  Why Family Dollar Stores (FDO) Stock Is Rising Today at TheStreet
08:51AM  Dealpolitik: Why Family Dollar Shouldn't Fret About Elliott at The Wall Street Journal
Oct-18-14 12:09AM  [$$] Elliott Nominates Board Slate at Family Dollar at The Wall Street Journal
Oct-17-14 06:50PM  Hedge fund seeks board seats at Family Dollar AP
06:26PM  Activist investor: Family Dollar missed chance to stoke a bidding war at Fortune
06:03PM  [$$] Elliott Nominates Slate at Family Dollar at The Wall Street Journal
05:44PM  Elliott names 7 for Family Dollar board, backs Dollar General bid Reuters
05:10PM  Every Hedge Fund in America Wants its 2-Cents on Family Dollar Deal at TheStreet
05:01PM  Paul Singers Hedge Fund Threatens Fight Over Family Dollar Board at New York Times
04:46PM  Family Dollar should give Dollar General 'even playing field': Elliott at MarketWatch
04:31PM  Family Dollar Investor Elliott Advisors Nominates Board Slate at Bloomberg
04:09PM  Activist urges new leadership at Family Dollar at CNBC
02:03PM  Will Ebola affect the outcome of the election? at CNBC
08:50AM  Coverage initiated on Dollar General by Stifel
Oct-16-14 05:53PM  Retail Industry Groups Showing Strength at Investor's Business Daily
07:00AM  Dollar General to Build New Distribution Center in San Antonio, Texas Business Wire
Oct-14-14 03:00PM  Obamacare and affordability-not as connected as you think at CNBC
02:32PM  Dollar General Unveils the Affordable Holiday Guide Business Wire
Oct-13-14 04:47PM  Costco Sustains Sales Momentum amid Stiff Competition Zacks
01:04PM  3 Services Stocks Dragging The Sector Down at TheStreet
Oct-10-14 05:54PM  FTC asks Family Dollar for more information on Dollar General bid Reuters
05:42PM  FTC requests more information from Dollar General, Family Dollar at MarketWatch
05:14PM  DOLLAR GENERAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits EDGAR Online
05:05PM  [$$] FTC Requests More Information from Dollar General, Family Dollar at The Wall Street Journal
05:00PM  Family Dollar Profit Declines as Price Cuts Trim Margins at Bloomberg
04:16PM  Dollar General Receives Second Request From FTC, As Expected, Regarding Proposed Acquisition Of Family Dollar Benzinga
04:15PM  Dollar General Receives Second Request from FTC, as Expected, Regarding Proposed Acquisition of Family Dollar Business Wire
01:53PM  Family Dollars shares still cushioned by merger hope at MarketWatch
12:27PM  Family Dollar Profits Fall, Can Dollar Tree Merger Boost Prospects? Zacks
08:10AM  Family Dollar Traces Q4 Earnings Miss to Stiff Competition Zacks
Oct-09-14 05:07PM  [$$] Family Dollar Profit Hurt by Restructuring, Deal Expenses at The Wall Street Journal
04:49PM  Family Dollar Q4 profit falls 66 pct, same store sales improve marginally Reuters
Oct-07-14 06:44PM  [$$] Family Dollar Sets Retention Payments at The Wall Street Journal
Oct-06-14 11:40AM  Dollar General Extends Offer Period to Buy Family Dollar Zacks
10:02AM  Pillowtex Disclosures Weigh on Georgia's David Perdue at The Wall Street Journal
08:00AM  Dollar Generals FAST WAY TO SAVE Program Helps Customers Save More This Fall Business Wire
Oct-03-14 04:07PM  What to watch next week: The Fed speaks, oil tanks and consumers weigh in Yahoo Finance
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