Dollar General Corp. (New York Stock Exchange:DG)

About the company

Dollar General Corp. engages in the operation of merchandise stores. Its offerings include food, snacks, health and beauty aids, cleaning supplies, basic apparel, housewares, and seasonal items. It sells brands including Clorox, Energizer, Procter & Gamble, Hanes, Coca-Cola, Mars, Unilever, Nestle, Kimberly-Clark, Kellogg's, General Mills, and PepsiCo. The company was founded by J. L. Turner and Hurley Calister Turner Sr. in 1939 and is headquartered in Goodlettsville, TN.


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Todd J. Vasos


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Industry peers

Name Ticker Market capitalization (in USD Million) Revenues (in USD Million) Price/Book Price/Earning Net margin (in %)
Dollar General Corp. DG 48506.88 29579.00 6.62 24.54 6.69
Dollar Tree, Inc. DLTR 22279.18 24089.00 3.41 27.61 3.35
Five Below, Inc. FIVE 5796.00 1683.00 8.37 59.14 5.87
PriceSmart, Inc. PSMT 1782.90 3309.00 2.22 22.68 2.40
Big Lots, Inc. BIG 1590.81 5467.00 1.81 5.80 5.05

Latest insider transactions

Date Role Name Transaction Quantity Quantity Owned After

Dollar General store nearing completion

1d ago, source: Houston Chronicle

The new Dollar General Store, located at 1047 Michigan Ave., in Baldwin is nearing completion. When completed, the store will ...

Hampstead residents voice concerns, questions about proposal to add Dollar General

6d ago, source: The Baltimore Sun

Hampstead’s Planning and Zoning Commission heard concerns Wednesday night from residents on the concept site plan for a ...

Dollar General (DG) Up 2.9% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

6d ago, source: YAHOO!

Dollar General (DG) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

Ex-Dividend Reminder: Dollar General, Bank of Nova Scotia and Erie Indemnity

1d ago, source: Nasdaq

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 7/6/20, Dollar General Corp (Symbol: DG), Bank of Nova Scotia Halifax (Symbol: BNS), and Erie Indemnity Co. (Symbol: ERIE) will all ...

Dollar General is cheap, popular and spreading across America. It's also a robbery magnet, police say

In Depth ago, source: Tulsa World

Dollar General is one of the fastest growing discount chains in the country, but its ultra low-cost business model could make ...

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Chegg, eBay, Procter & Gamble, Kroger and Dollar General

2d ago, source: YAHOO! announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the ...

Dollar General Corp. (NYSE:DG) Receives $199.09 Consensus Target Price from Brokerages

4d ago, source:

Dollar General Corp. (NYSE:DG) has been given a consensus rating of “Buy” by the twenty-seven research firms that are ...

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