Dollar General Corporation is a discount retailer in the United States which offers a selection of merchandise including consumables seasonal home products and apparel.


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Key Data Points

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Current Price: $71.35
Prev Close: $71.35
Open: $71.59
Bid: $70.00
Ask: $72.86
Day's Range: $71.03 - $71.68
52wk Range: $65.97 - $96.88
Volume: 2,164,161
Avg Vol 3,436,461
Market Cap: $20B
P/E (ttm): 16.08
EPS (ttm): $4.44
Div & Yield: $1.04 (1.5%)

Company Rating

What our community thinks about Dollar General.
CAPS Rating 4 out of 5
 
271 Outperform
31 Underperform
CAPS All Stars
 
45 Outperform
5 Underperform

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You pick for Dollar General is winning

Score: +97.74
Call: Outperform
Time Frame: Five Plus Years
Start Price: $18.24
Start Date: 3/29/2007
Gain/Loss: +$152.4%
S&P Gain/Loss: +$54.7%

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Todd Vasos, CEO

50% Approve

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Business Summary

Industry, sector and description for Dollar General.

Dollar General Corporation is a discount retailer in the United States which offers a selection of merchandise including consumables seasonal home products and apparel.

  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Sector: Services
  • Industry: Retail