Dollar General Corporation

DG

New York Stock Exchange. Currency in USD

236.34 -19.34 ( -7.56% )

Real time prices: December 01

Market Cap.
52.84B
Beta (5Y monthly)
0.40
Price/Earnings
25.53
EPS (TTM)
10.04
Forward Dividend
2.20 (0.87%)
Ex-Dividend Date
Oct 04, 2022
Volume
8.23M
1y Target Est.
269.70
Day's Range
230.33
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240.00
52 Week's Range
183.25
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262.20

Historical Summary

Performance
EPS growth
Share Buybacks

About Dollar General Corporation

Sector
Consumer Defensive
Industry
Discount Stores
Website
https://www.dollargeneral.com
Exchange
New York Stock Exchange (XNYS)
Shares Outstanding
231.71M
Employees
163000
Address
100 Mission Ridge, Goodlettsville, TN, United States, 37072
Dollar General Corporation, a discount retailer, provides various merchandise products in the southern, southwestern, Midwestern, and eastern United States. It offers consumable products, including paper and cleaning products, such as paper towels, bath tissues, paper dinnerware, trash and storage bags, disinfectants, and laundry products; packaged food comprising cereals, pasta, canned soups, fruits and vegetables, condiments, spices, sugar, and flour; and perishables that include milk, eggs, bread, refrigerated and frozen food, beer, and wine. The company's consumable products also comprise snacks, such as candies, cookies, crackers, salty snacks, and carbonated beverages; health and beauty products, including over-the-counter medicines and personal care products, such as soaps, body washes, shampoos, cosmetics, and dental hygiene and foot care products; pet supplies and pet food; and tobacco products. In addition, it offers seasonal products comprising holiday items, toys, batteries, small electronics, greeting cards, stationery, prepaid phones and accessories, gardening supplies, hardware, and automotive and home office supplies; and home products that include kitchen supplies, cookware, small appliances, light bulbs, storage containers, frames, candles, craft supplies and kitchen, and bed and bath soft goods. Further, the company provides apparel, which comprise casual everyday apparel for infants, toddlers, girls, boys, women, and men, as well as socks, underwear, disposable diapers, shoes, and accessories. As of February 25, 2022, it operated 18,190 stores in 47 states in the United 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.

Latest news

Dow ends nearly 200 points lower as investors weigh ISM manufacturing and inflation data, await jobs report
Dow ends nearly 200 points lower as investors weigh ISM manufacturing and inflation data, await jobs report

U.S. stocks finished a choppy session mostly lower on Thursday after the ISM manufacturing index...
By MarketWatch - 11 hours ago

Here's Why Dollar General Stock Plunged Today
Here's Why Dollar General Stock Plunged Today

Investors hope that this setback is only temporary.
By The Motley Fool - 11 hours ago

Dollar General (DG) Q3 2022 Earnings Call Transcript
Dollar General (DG) Q3 2022 Earnings Call Transcript

DG earnings call for the period ending September 30, 2022.
By The Motley Fool - 12 hours ago

Dollar General customers are shopping closer to payday, as financial pressure increases
Dollar General customers are shopping closer to payday, as financial pressure increases

Dollar General stock dives after profit misses expectations, due to higher costs and as customers...
By MarketWatch - 12 hours ago

Gold Surges Over 3%; Dollar General Profit Misses Views
Gold Surges Over 3%; Dollar General Profit Misses Views

U.S. stocks traded mostly lower toward the end of trading, with the Dow Jones falling...
By Benzinga - 12 hours ago

U.S. stocks mostly lower after soft ISM manufacturing and inflation data
U.S. stocks mostly lower after soft ISM manufacturing and inflation data

U.S. stocks traded mostly lower in choppy midday trading on Thursday with the Dow Jones...
By MarketWatch - 12 hours ago

Why Dollar General Shares Are Trading Lower By Over 8%? Here Are 60 Stocks Moving In Thursday's Mid-Day Session
Why Dollar General Shares Are Trading Lower By Over 8%? Here Are 60 Stocks Moving In Thursday's Mid-Day Session

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By Benzinga - 14 hours ago

Dow down nearly 200 points, S&P 500, Nasdaq waver on soft ISM manufacturing data, key inflation measure
Dow down nearly 200 points, S&P 500, Nasdaq waver on soft ISM manufacturing data, key inflation measure

U.S. stocks traded mostly lower in choppy midday trading on Thursday with the Dow Jones...
By MarketWatch - 14 hours ago