Dollar General (DG)
NYSE:DG
DGDollar General
$228.90
$3.31 (1.47%)

Dollar General Stock Analysis & Ratings

Dollar General Stock Analysis Overview

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DG Stock Stats

Previous Close$225.59
Open$225.01
Bid224.2 x 100
Ask233.71 x 100
Today’s Range$225.01 - $229.11
52-Week Range$173.50 - $229.11
Volume853.67K
Average Volume2.09M
Market Cap$54.07B
Beta0.53
P/E Ratio21.1
EPS10.87
Earnings DateSep 02, 2021
Dividend & Yield1.68 (0.68%)
Ex-Dividend DateJul 02, 2021

Company Description

Dollar General

Based in Tennessee and founded in 1939, Dollar General Corp. is a discount retailer, which provides various merchandise products including consumable items, seasonal items, home products and apparel, in the southern, southwestern, Midwestern, and eastern United States.
Sector
Consumer Goods
Industry
Retail - Defensive
CEO
Todd J. Vasos
Employees
158,000
Address
100 Mission Ridge, Goodlettsville, TN, 37072, US

Financials


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DG FAQ

What was Dollar General’s price range in the past 12 months?
Dollar General lowest stock price was $173.50 and its highest was $229.11 in the past 12 months.
    What is Dollar General’s market cap?
    Dollar General’s market cap is $54.07B.
      What is Dollar General’s price target?
      The average price target for Dollar General is $235.50. This is based on 11 Wall Streets Analysts 12-month price targets, issued in the past 3 months.
      The highest analyst price target is $270.00 ,the lowest forecast is $190.00. The average price target represents 2.88% Increase from the current price of $228.9.
        What do analysts say about Dollar General?
        Dollar General’s analyst rating consensus is a ‘Moderate Buy. This is based on the ratings of 11 Wall Streets Analysts.
          When is Dollar General’s upcoming earnings report date?
          Dollar General’s upcoming earnings report date is Sep 02, 2021 which is next month.
            How were Dollar General’s earnings last quarter?
            Dollar General released its earnings results on May 27, 2021. The company reported $2.82 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.194 by $0.626.
              Is Dollar General overvalued?
              According to Wall Street analysts Dollar General’s price is currently Undervalued.
                Does Dollar General pay dividends?
                Dollar General pays a Quarterly dividend of $0.42 which represents an annual dividend yield of 0.68%. Dollar General’s last Quarterly dividend payment was on Jul 20, 2021. Dollar General’s upcoming ex-dividend date is Jul 02, 2021
                  What is Dollar General’s EPS estimate?
                  Dollar General’s EPS estimate for its next earnings report is not yet available.
                  How many shares outstanding does Dollar General have?
                  Dollar General has 236,210,000 shares outstanding.
                    What happened to Dollar General’s price movement after its last earnings report?
                    Dollar General reported an EPS of $2.82 in its last earnings report, beating expectations of $2.194. Following the earnings report the stock price went up 1.493%.
                      Which hedge fund is a major shareholder of Dollar General?
                      Among the largest hedge funds holding Dollar General’s share is Bridgewater Associates, LP. It holds Dollar General’s shares valued at 58M.

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