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Dollar General Corporation
IndexS&P 500 P/E16.87 EPS (ttm)4.27 Insider Own0.10% Shs Outstand281.74M Perf Week0.25%
Market Cap20.31B Forward P/E14.69 EPS next Y4.91 Insider Trans-7.04% Shs Float281.49M Perf Month-21.18%
Income1.23B PEG1.24 EPS next Q0.94 Inst Own98.00% Short Float1.92% Perf Quarter-21.47%
Sales21.01B P/S0.97 EPS this Y13.20% Inst Trans-2.13% Short Ratio1.41 Perf Half Y-15.72%
Book/sh19.12 P/B3.77 EPS next Y8.99% ROA10.80% Target Price85.32 Perf Year0.89%
Cash/sh0.66 P/C109.79 EPS next 5Y13.65% ROE22.90% 52W Range59.02 - 96.54 Perf YTD1.24%
Dividend1.00 P/FCF33.15 EPS past 5Y16.70% ROI15.00% 52W High-25.32% Beta0.73
Dividend %1.39% Quick Ratio0.20 Sales past 5Y9.30% Gross Margin31.00% 52W Low22.15% ATR1.85
Employees113400 Current Ratio1.40 Sales Q/Q5.80% Oper. Margin9.60% RSI (14)31.78 Volatility1.48% 2.42%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.56 EPS Q/Q13.30% Profit Margin5.90% Rel Volume0.71 Prev Close71.89
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.47 EarningsAug 25 BMO Payout22.00% Avg Volume3.83M Price72.09
Recom2.40 SMA20-0.74% SMA50-14.89% SMA200-11.27% Volume2,711,844 Change0.28%
Sep-23-16Initiated Barclays Equal Weight $74
Sep-06-16Downgrade Goldman Buy → Neutral
Aug-26-16Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $103 → $90
Aug-26-16Downgrade Telsey Advisory Group Outperform → Market Perform $102 → $84
Aug-26-16Downgrade Johnson Rice Buy → Accumulate
Aug-25-16Downgrade JP Morgan Overweight → Neutral
Aug-25-16Downgrade Credit Suisse Outperform → Neutral
Aug-15-16Downgrade Jefferies Buy → Hold $101 → $96
Aug-01-16Downgrade Deutsche Bank Buy → Hold $95 → $99
May-27-16Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $89 → $95
May-27-16Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $91 → $98
May-27-16Reiterated MKM Partners Buy $91 → $97
May-04-16Upgrade BofA/Merrill Neutral → Buy
Mar-28-16Reiterated Stifel Buy $90 → $100
Mar-28-16Reiterated MKM Partners Buy $90 → $91
Mar-28-16Reiterated Jefferies Buy $96 → $97
Mar-28-16Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $84 → $95
Mar-11-16Reiterated UBS Buy $82 → $93
Mar-11-16Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $83 → $89
Mar-11-16Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $76 → $79
Sep-24-16 01:30PM  Discount supermarkets are taking over the US
Sep-23-16 01:31PM  Coverage initiated on Dollar General by Barclays
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08:32AM  Have You Offloaded Dollar General (DG) from Your Portfolio?
Sep-21-16 10:37AM  New Strong Sell Stocks for September 21st
Sep-16-16 07:32PM  Dollar General Plans to Hire 10K Employees by Mid-October
Sep-15-16 03:56PM  Dollar General Hiring 10,000 New Workers at Investopedia
02:24PM  Moody's Upgrades One and Affirms One Class of WBCMT 2003-C5 at Moody's
12:15PM  Dollar General (DG) Stock Up, Hiring 10,000 Employees by Mid-October
11:39AM  Dollar General To Hire Ten Thousand Employees as it Expands at TheStreet
11:19AM  Dollar General to hire 10,000 employees in expansion push
11:19AM  Dollar General Plans To Add 10,000 New Jobs As Same-Store Sales Come Under Pressure
09:25AM  [$$] Dollar General Seeks to Hire 10,000 Workers at The Wall Street Journal
08:10AM  Dollar General to add 10,000 new employees by Oct. 15 at MarketWatch
08:00AM  Dollar General Plans to Hire 10,000 New Employees by October 15 Marketwired
Sep-14-16 01:56PM  Dollar General's Selloff May Have Created An Entry Point
Sep-13-16 08:31AM  Dollar Tree Vs Dollar General: Which Is A Better Pick?
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Sep-11-16 01:09PM  Macys, Walmart: Hedge Funds Are Bullish On These 5 Retailers at Insider Monkey
Sep-09-16 09:21AM  Don't Rush to Buy Bargain-Priced Dollar General
Sep-08-16 09:10AM  The one-percenters are now destroying dollar stores at MarketWatch
Sep-07-16 09:04AM  UPDATE: Goldman Sachs Asks: Can Dollar Stores Deliver the Dollars? at
06:41AM  Dollar General And Dollar Tree Insiders Take Advantage Of Gloomy Sentiment
Sep-06-16 03:33PM  Argus Wants To See Dollar General Open Small-Format Stores
03:27PM  Time to Buy Dollar General?
02:26PM  Dollar-Store Shopping: Here's Why Goldman Likes Dollar Tree, but Disses Dollar General and Five Below at Motley Fool
12:21PM  Goldman Goes Neutral On Dollar-Store Space, But Likes Dollar Tree
11:41AM  Dollar General (DG) Stock Lower, Downgraded at Goldman Sachs
09:05AM  Why Dollar General, Dollar Tree, and Five Below's Stocks Fell in August at Motley Fool
Sep-04-16 12:43PM  Two for the Money
Sep-02-16 07:49AM  Is Wal-Mart the Reason Dollar General and Dollar Tree Fell? at Motley Fool
Sep-01-16 01:00PM  Low-income shoppers are in worse shape than you thought at CNBC
10:05AM  What Has Hurt the JPMorgan Growth Advantage Fund in YTD 2016?
Aug-31-16 11:14AM  Why These Five Stocks Are Trending Today at Insider Monkey
08:01AM  Investing Action Plan: Five Below, Ollie's, Salesforce Earnings
08:00AM  Stocks to Watch: August 31, 2016
Aug-30-16 04:50PM  Wednesday Action Plan: Five Below, Ollie's, Salesforce Earnings
10:48AM  Dollar Stores Are Hit By Wal-Mart's New Strategy at Investopedia
08:00AM  CEOs of Popular Pizza-Delivery Chain and Hotel REIT Offload Shares, Plus Insider Buying at 3 Companies at Insider Monkey
06:00AM  Jim Cramer's Top Takeaways: Deere, Dollar General, Thor Industries
Aug-29-16 07:00PM  Cramer Remix: A stock up 27% this year, with more room to...
06:39PM  Cramer: Wall Street's greatest mispricing I have ever seen at CNBC
06:25PM  Cramer: Wall Street's greatest mispricing I have ever see...
05:59PM  Final Trade: TOL, FB & more
11:18AM  ETFs with exposure to Dollar General Corp. : August 29, 2016
Aug-28-16 10:35AM  How Analysts Are Changing Tune on Dollar Stores at 24/7 Wall St.
Aug-27-16 07:14PM  Signet Jewelers, Dollar General: Analysts Eviscerated These 5 Companies This Week at Insider Monkey
12:01AM  [$$] Charting the Market at
Aug-26-16 04:30PM  Can Dollar General Retaliate Against Wal-Mart Stores?
04:23PM  Big Lots Earnings Jump, But Stock Cuts Key Support
04:16PM  Nike, Dollar General, Splunk Downgraded; Medtronic Price Target Hiked
02:02PM  Dollar General: Examining the Wreckage
01:39PM  MKM Maintains Buy On Dollar General Despite Disappointing Q2
12:41PM  Halftime Portfolio trade: Dollar General
12:30PM  Dollar General and Dollar Tree Under Pressure as Economy Strengthens
11:03AM  Comp Headwinds Persist For Dollar General, BMO Downgrades
10:00AM  Step Away From the Dollar Stores
09:45AM  Your first trade for Friday, August 26 at CNBC
09:31AM  Cramer: Don't Mistake Dollar Stores' Plunge for a Buying Opportunity
09:27AM  Will Dollar General (DG) Stock Be Hurt by Multiple Downgrades?
09:20AM  Dollar General Corp. :DG-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 26, 2016
08:45AM  Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: American Airlines, Dollar General, Ecolab, Nike, Southern Copper and More at 24/7 Wall St.
07:52AM  Dollar store results suffer from pressures on low-income consumers at MarketWatch
07:37AM  Stocks Sag Ahead of Fed Summit at The Wall Street Journal
07:36AM  [$$] Dollar General, Dollar Tree Post Disappointing Same-Store Sales at The Wall Street Journal
Aug-25-16 05:59PM  Final Trade: DG, SPY, BAC & GDX -17.63%
05:57PM  Dollar General, Dollar Tree report weak sales growth
05:29PM  Dollar store blues
05:27PM  Business Highlights
05:01PM  Forget The Amazon Effect; The Wal-Mart Effect Hits Dollar Stores
04:46PM  Dollar General, Signet fall on weak results; Tiffany gains
04:40PM  Dollar stores can't keep up with Wal-Mart, shares slide at CNBC
04:31PM  Walmart, Kroger, and Dollar General are slashing prices
04:25PM  Stocks End Slightly Lower As Investors Await Yellen Speech
04:09PM  Markets Right Now: Health care pulls stocks lower again
03:56PM  Dollar General (DG) Stock Tumbles, Credit Suisse Downgrades on Q2 Miss
03:52PM  Dollar General (DG) Lags Q2 Earnings & Sales; Stock Falls
03:34PM  [$$] Dollar Stores' Same-Store Sales Disappoint at The Wall Street Journal
03:10PM  Retail telling different stories
03:00PM  Walmart Strikes Back at Dollar Stores at Bloomberg
01:42PM  Stocks Flirt With Flat Line; AEP, Berry Fly, But Dollar Stores Sink
01:39PM  Price wars heat up as dollar store echoes Wal-Mart's battle cry at CNBC
01:17PM  Dollar General takes the battle to Wal-Mart with price cuts
01:12PM  More Squawk From Jim Cramer: Dollar Discount Retailers Posted 'Very Disappointing' Numbers
01:09PM  Stocks Stay Near Break-Even Line; Miner Buenaventura Recovers
11:54AM  Why Dollar General Corp. Shares Slipped at Motley Fool
11:50AM  Dollar General (DG) Stock Slumps on Q2 Miss, Buckingham: 'Not Too Surprising'
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11:06AM  Dollar stores hit by food stamp cuts, competition
10:22AM  Dollar Tree & Dollar General: No Way to Sugarcoat It at
09:45AM  Why Dollar General Earnings Fell Flat at 24/7 Wall St.
09:43AM  Dollar General, Dollar Tree Miss; Medtronic EPS Tops; Burlington Beats
09:38AM  Pisani: Financials lead, retail lag
09:29AM  Dollar General misses Street 2Q forecasts
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09:19AM  Stocks Fall as Investors Look to Fed's Jackson Hole Meeting at The Wall Street Journal
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 August 13, 2016, it operated 13,000 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
CALBERT MICHAEL MDirectorAug 30Buy75.5313,000981,88672,692Sep 01 01:41 PM
RHODES WILLIAM C IIIDirectorAug 26Buy76.305,000381,48510,214Aug 29 03:18 PM
ELLIOTT ANITA CSVP & Chief Accounting OfficerJun 03Sale91.112,947268,51215,572Jun 06 04:23 PM
Flanigan John WEVP, Global Supply ChainApr 08Option Exercise51.7430,1391,559,49647,362Apr 12 03:10 PM
Flanigan John WEVP, Global Supply ChainApr 08Sale82.1735,1962,892,01812,166Apr 12 03:10 PM
TAYLOR RHONDAEVP & General CounselApr 01Sale86.901,206104,79511,899Apr 05 01:07 PM
TAYLOR RHONDAEVP & General CounselMar 15Option Exercise25.252,35859,54014,630Mar 17 04:55 PM
ELLIOTT ANITA CSVP & Chief Accounting OfficerMar 14Option Exercise45.257,981361,14026,116Mar 15 03:14 PM
ELLIOTT ANITA CSVP & Chief Accounting OfficerMar 14Sale84.967,981678,10218,135Mar 15 03:14 PM
Flanigan John WEVP, Global Supply ChainMar 11Option Exercise46.1941,8261,931,94074,314Mar 15 03:02 PM
Flanigan John WEVP, Global Supply ChainMar 11Sale84.5453,0384,483,63121,276Mar 15 03:02 PM