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DG Dollar General Corporation daily Stock Chart
Dollar General Corporation
IndexS&P 500 P/E18.42 EPS (ttm)3.73 Insider Own0.10% Shs Outstand294.66M Perf Week-2.29%
Market Cap20.25B Forward P/E15.13 EPS next Y4.54 Insider Trans2.07% Shs Float294.26M Perf Month-5.00%
Income1.13B PEG1.37 EPS next Q0.87 Inst Own96.50% Short Float2.64% Perf Quarter-12.08%
Sales19.68B P/S1.03 EPS this Y10.10% Inst Trans0.06% Short Ratio2.52 Perf Half Y-9.13%
Book/sh18.33 P/B3.75 EPS next Y15.46% ROA10.20% Target Price82.95 Perf Year12.13%
Cash/sh0.61 P/C112.18 EPS next 5Y13.42% ROE20.60% 52W Range56.59 - 81.17 Perf YTD-1.93%
Dividend0.88 P/FCF24.57 EPS past 5Y27.40% ROI13.70% 52W High-15.33% Beta0.39
Dividend %1.28% Quick Ratio0.20 Sales past 5Y9.90% Gross Margin30.90% 52W Low21.44% ATR1.75
Employees105500 Current Ratio1.60 Sales Q/Q7.90% Oper. Margin9.50% RSI (14)36.25 Volatility2.63% 2.19%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.53 EPS Q/Q14.50% Profit Margin5.70% Rel Volume1.94 Prev Close71.15
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.51 EarningsAug 27 BMO Payout11.80% Avg Volume3.09M Price68.72
Recom2.10 SMA20-3.30% SMA50-8.08% SMA200-6.59% Volume5,881,400 Change-3.42%
Aug-28-15Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $86 → $88
Aug-28-15Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $74 → $76
Jun-10-15Upgrade RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform → Outperform $82 → $86
Jun-09-15Upgrade Raymond James Mkt Perform → Strong Buy $90
Jun-09-15Initiated Macquarie Outperform $82
Jun-03-15Reiterated UBS Buy $84 → $85
Jun-03-15Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $80 → $83
Jun-03-15Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $79 → $82
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
Sep-29-15 02:28PM  Dollar General Features Special Savings on Everyday Essentials and Fall Favorites Marketwired
Sep-25-15 01:32PM  Insiders At Dollar General & Dollar Tree Buy $4.3M Shares, Should You Follow Their Lead? at Forbes
Sep-19-15 06:05PM  How Are Dollar Trees Revenue Drivers Shaping Up?
Sep-18-15 10:53AM  Smart Idea To Buy Wal-Mart While The Stock Is On Sale at Forbes
Sep-16-15 11:33AM  99 Cents Only Stores LLC -- Moody's downgrades 99¢ Only Stores CFR to B3 at Moody's
Sep-15-15 05:19PM  Dollar Tree Holds On to 12% Average Operating Margin for 5 Years
Sep-10-15 01:01PM  Dollar Tree among biggest decliners on acquisition worries at Financial Times
10:57AM  Dollar General Literacy Foundation Awards over $4 Million to more than 870 Schools, Nonprofits and Literacy Organizations across the U.S. Business Wire
Sep-08-15 03:49PM  Dollar General, Freeport-McMoRan And Others That Insiders Have Been Buying
10:20AM  Can Dollar General (DG) Rise on Growth Initiatives?
09:59AM  Wal-Mart Shares Are Plummeting 3 Reasons They Could Fall Even Further at TheStreet
Sep-04-15 02:08PM  Target and Walmart at Opposite Ends of Earnings Guidance
Sep-03-15 01:31PM  Energy Stocks Were among the Top Gainers in SPY on August 27
08:52AM  Dollar General, Dollar Tree Shares Falling so Get Ready to Buy at TheStreet
Sep-02-15 04:26PM  Five Below Stock Deep-Sixed On Weak Q2 Sales, Q3 View at Investor's Business Daily
Sep-01-15 05:02PM  Dollar Tree Sheds As Sales Miss With Family Dollar at Investor's Business Daily
03:24PM  Dollar Tree (DLTR) Down on Q2 Earnings Miss, Sales Beat
01:06PM  Just How Weak Is the U.S. Economic Recovery? Dollar Store Results Shed Some Light at TheStreet
12:26PM  Is Family Dollar a Drag for Dollar Tree? at
10:43AM  Jim Cramer: Buy, Buy, Buy Dollar Tree if It Falls to $65 at TheStreet
07:43AM  Discount retailer Dollar Tree sales rise 48.3 pct Reuters
Aug-31-15 08:15PM  Dollar Tree Earnings, August Auto Sales in Focus Tuesday at TheStreet
09:27AM  Dollar General Corp. Earnings Analysis: By the Numbers Q2, 2015
08:00AM  5 Things to Watch this Week 8/31
08:00AM  Dollar General Corporation To Present At The Goldman Sachs 22nd Annual Global Retailing Conference on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 Business Wire
Aug-28-15 06:00PM  Cramer game plan: Prep for more selloff next week
04:22PM  After Dollar General's Revenue Miss, Cramer's Focused on Dollar Tree's Earnings at TheStreet
12:34PM  Heres what CEOs said about the economy this week
11:38AM  Cramer -- Watch Dollar Tree Earnings to Gauge Discount Retail's Strength at TheStreet
10:10AM  Company News for August 28, 2015
09:59AM  Dollar General (DG) Stock Gets Price Target Hike at Barclays at TheStreet
09:55AM  Cramer's Stop Trading: Dollar General
Aug-27-15 07:41PM  Business Watch at The Wall Street Journal
06:00PM  Cramer: Commodity strength took stocks higher
05:08PM  Dollar General Stock Falls On Sales Miss, Mixed Outlook at Investor's Business Daily
03:52PM  Mid-Afternoon Market Update: Burlington Stores Gains On Strong Results; Dollar General Shares Slip
03:12PM  Dollar General (DG) Q2 Earnings Top, Sales Miss Estimates
01:40PM  Dollar General Earnings Edge Above Expectations at The Wall Street Journal
11:47AM  Edited Transcript of DG earnings conference call or presentation 27-Aug-15 2:00pm GMT
11:17AM  Tiffany, Signet, Dollar General: Stock Market Movers
10:20AM  Dollar General trims FY same-store sales growth expectations
09:43AM  Dollar General beats 2Q profit forecasts
09:33AM  Dow adds 200 points in open, Nasdaq out of correction, positive for 2015 at CNBC
09:23AM  Dollar General (DG) Stock Down in Pre-Market Trading on Revenue Miss at TheStreet
08:59AM  Tesla's super rating; Tiffany dollar downer; Williams-Sonoma weak forecast
08:57AM  Dollar General Beats On Q2 Earnings; Keeps FY15 View Intact
08:35AM  Light Revenues Mute Dollar General Earnings Report
07:51AM  Early movers: TIF, SJM, DG, MIK, CSX, TSLA & more at CNBC
07:37AM  Stocks surge again; Fed's big gathering; Trump wants to raise taxes... on himself!
07:12AM  Dollar General sales rise 7.9 pct
07:08AM  DOLLAR GENERAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure, Fina
07:07AM  Q2 2015 Dollar General Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open
07:05AM  Dollar General Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend Business Wire
07:00AM  Dollar General Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results Business Wire
12:43AM  Let the Bad Times Roll for Dollar General at The Wall Street Journal
Aug-26-15 08:15PM  Fed's Jackson Hole Retreat, Revised 2Q GDP and More on Tap for Thursday at TheStreet
03:53PM  Retail Earnings Calls To Watch On Thursday: GameStop & Dollar General
03:00PM  Let the Bad Times Roll for Dollar General at The Wall Street Journal
02:27PM  What to Watch in the Day Ahead - Thursday, Aug. 27 Reuters
02:05PM  What to Expect From Dollar General Earnings
12:58PM  Top trades for the 2nd half: Call the close
09:44AM  What To Expect When Dollar General (DG) Reports Earnings Tomorrow at TheStreet
09:00AM  3 Things to Watch When Dollar General Reports Earnings at TheStreet
08:45AM  3 Things to Watch When Dollar General Reports Earnings on Thursday at TheStreet
Aug-24-15 03:50PM  Stocks got slammed Monday, here's how Nashville companies fared at
03:45PM  GameStop (GME) to Report Q2 Earnings: What to Expect?
11:00AM  Will Fred's (FRED) Q2 Earnings Disappoint Estimates?
10:40AM  Is Dollar General (DG) a Good Bet Before Q2 Earnings?
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Aug-23-15 06:16PM  Retail Earnings Season Winds Down This Week
Aug-21-15 04:56PM  Dollar General Launches a "Reading Revolution" With a Surprise $50,000 Donation to Local Elementary School Marketwired
02:54PM  Market's Growth Worries Make Sense
02:08PM  5 Things to Watch for Next Week at Fox Business
Aug-19-15 08:10AM  Protect your portfolio from the commodity crumble
Aug-18-15 09:24AM  5 Earnings Season Trades to Buy for Gains at TheStreet
07:00AM  Ultimate Stock-Pickers Top 10 High-Conviction and New-Money Purchases at Morningstar
06:15AM  Dollar Tree Earnings Preview: Adding Two Chains Makes for Real Value at TheStreet
Aug-17-15 03:12PM  Will Wal-Mart Cut Its Guidance? at
Aug-12-15 06:01PM  AR & Inventory Turnover Is Key For These Sectors at Investopedia
08:05AM  4 Crash-Proof Stocks With Growth Potential for a Fading Market at 24/7 Wall St.
Aug-10-15 03:27PM  Mixed month for hedgies
08:29AM  Bad month for some hedge funds
Aug-08-15 06:07PM  Dollar General Presents A Day of Beauty Marketwired
Aug-07-15 08:08AM  DOLLAR GENERAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits
08:00AM  Dollar General Names James W. Thorpe as Executive Vice President and Chief Merchandising Officer Business Wire
Aug-05-15 08:00AM  Dollar General Corporation to Host Second Quarter 2015 Earnings Conference Call on August 27 Business Wire
Aug-03-15 07:38PM  Value Stock Mutual Funds: How Can They Catch Up? at Investor's Business Daily
Jul-30-15 05:18PM  Credit Suisse's Top Oil Plays Outside The Energy Sector
02:30PM  Moody's Upgrades One and Affirms One Class of WBCMT 2003-C6 at Moody's
Jul-28-15 12:02PM  Supervalu Jumps As Discount Grocery Spinoff Mulled at Investor's Business Daily
Jul-24-15 08:58AM  Is the Crowd Right About Dollar General (DG) Stock? - Tale of the Tape
Jul-22-15 03:11PM  Dollar General Helps Customers Get Ready for Back to School Marketwired
Jul-17-15 06:50PM  Cramer: Own a stock in a safe geography
Jul-15-15 04:10PM  Target (TGT) Gears Up, As Back-to-School Season Arrives - Analyst Blog
01:12PM  Clash Of The Dollar Store Titans: Dollar General Vs. Dollar Tree
12:18PM  Costco: Good And Costly at Investopedia
Jul-14-15 12:10PM  Dollar Tree to Invest $104.4 M in New Distribution Center - Analyst Blog
Jul-13-15 02:40PM  Dollar General Hits 52-Week High on Solid Q1 & Growth Efforts - Analyst Blog
Jul-09-15 09:22AM  Cramer's Mad Dash: WBA & DLTR
Dollar General Corporation, a discount retailer, provides various merchandise products in the southern, southwestern, midwestern, and eastern United States. The company offers consumable products, including paper and cleaning products comprising paper towels, bath tissues, paper dinnerware, trash and storage bags, and laundry and other home cleaning supplies; packaged food products, such as cereals, canned soups and vegetables, condiments, spices, sugar, and flour; perishables consisting of milk, eggs, bread, frozen meals, beer, and wine; snacks that comprise candies, cookies, crackers, salty snacks, and carbonated beverages; health and beauty products, such as over-the-counter medicines, as well as soap, body wash, shampoo, dental hygiene, and foot care products; pet products, which include pet supplies and pet food; and tobacco products. It also provides seasonal products, including decorations, toys, batteries, small electronics, greeting cards, stationery products, prepaid phones and accessories, gardening supplies, hardware products, and automotive and home office supplies; and home products consisting of kitchen supplies, cookware, small appliances, light bulbs, storage containers, frames, candles, craft supplies and kitchen products, beds, and bath soft goods. In addition, the company offers apparel for infants, toddlers, girls, boys, women, and men, as well as socks, underwear, disposable diapers, shoes, and accessories. As of May 30, 2015, it operated 12,000 stores located in 43 states. The company was formerly known as J.L. Turner & Son, Inc. and changed its name to Dollar General Corporation in 1968. Dollar General Corporation was founded in 1939 and is based in Goodlettsville, Tennessee.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
VASOS TODD JChief Executive OfficerSep 10Buy70.734,300304,11961,270Sep 14 12:33 PM
CALBERT MICHAEL MDirectorSep 02Buy71.458,000571,56055,179Sep 03 04:25 PM
CALBERT MICHAEL MDirectorSep 01Buy72.7530,0002,182,35047,179Sep 03 04:25 PM
RHODES WILLIAM C IIIDirectorAug 28Buy73.985,000369,89823,597Sep 01 05:24 PM
Ravener Robert DEVP & Chief People OfficerJun 17Sale77.775,012389,76823,141Jun 18 06:50 PM
TEHLE DAVID MEVP & Chief Financial OfficerJun 11Option Exercise49.8923,1861,156,84850,340Jun 12 04:45 PM
TEHLE DAVID MEVP & Chief Financial OfficerJun 11Sale77.9336,5892,851,28213,751Jun 12 04:45 PM
CALBERT MICHAEL MDirectorJun 01Sale72.810217,165Sep 03 04:25 PM
RHODES WILLIAM C IIIDirectorJun 01Sale72.81023,561Sep 01 05:24 PM
RHODES WILLIAM C IIIDirectorMay 29Sale72.5921303,561Sep 01 05:24 PM
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
Flanigan John WEVP, Global Supply ChainMar 19Option Exercise24.3928,449693,75356,963Mar 23 06:09 PM
DREILING RICHARD WChairman & CEOMar 19Option Exercise41.47341,82414,174,815545,284Mar 23 05:58 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