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DG $113.53 +1.26 (1.12%)

Fri, Jan 18, 2019

Dollar General Corp is a Consumer Staples stock that trades on the NYSE with a market cap of $29.85 Billion


A leading American discount retailer, Dollar General operates over 15,000 stores in 44 states, selling branded and private-label products across a wide variety of categories. In fiscal 2017, 77% of net sales came from consumables (including paper and cleaning products, packaged and perishable food, tobacco, and health and beauty items), 12% from seasonal merchandise (such as toys, greeting cards, decorations, and gardening supplies), 6% from home products (for example, kitchen supplies, small appliances, and cookware), and 5% from basic apparel. Stores average roughly 7,400 square feet, and about 75% of Dollar General locations are in towns of 20,000 or fewer people. The company emphasizes value, with more than 80% of its items offered at everyday low prices of $5 or less. http://www.dollargeneral.com

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Dollar General Corp Stock Charts

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DG Stock Price

Below are a few key dates for the stock price.


Year To Date

Jan
18
Friday

The most recent stock price is $113.53.

The Year To Date (YTD) return is +5.40%.

52 Week Low

Mar 2018
08
Thursday

The 52 Week Low stock price is $86.05 set on Thu, Mar 8, 2018 which is 319 days ago.

The current price per share is 31.93% above the 52 week low.

52 Week High

Nov 2018
08
Thursday

The 52 Week High stock price is $117.53 set on Thu, Nov 8, 2018 which is 74 days ago.

The current price per share is -3.40% below the 52 week high.

All Time High

Nov 2018
08
Thursday

The All Time High stock price is $117.53 set on Thu, Nov 8, 2018 which is 74 days ago.

The current price per share is -3.40% below the all time high.

DG Stock Split History

Dollar General Corp has had 0 stock splits.

Earnings

Below is the EPS, P/E Ratio and Earnings Date.


The Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $1.26.

The Price To Earnings (P/E) Ratio is 15.73.

Earnings Dates

Stocks can make big percentage moves on the earnings announcement.

Companies announce earnings either before the market open or after the close.

Aug 2018
30
Thursday

The Earnings Release Date for Dollar General Corp was Thu, Aug 30, 2018.

Since this earnings release 144 days ago, the stock price is up by +6.40%.

Dec 2018
04
Tuesday

The most recent Earnings Release Date was on Tue, Dec 4, 2018, which was 48 days ago.

Since this earnings date, the stock price is up by +1.64%.

Dollar General Corp Dividend

Below is important Dividend information.


The Annual Dividend Yield is 1.02%.

(The next ex-dividend date will be around Sun, Apr 7, 2019.)

Declaration Date Amount Ex-Date Record Date Pay Date
Mon, Dec 3, 2018$0.29Mon, Jan 7, 2019Tue, Jan 8, 2019Tue, Jan 22, 2019
Tue, Aug 28, 2018$0.29Fri, Oct 5, 2018Tue, Oct 9, 2018Tue, Oct 23, 2018
Thu, May 31, 2018$0.29Mon, Jul 9, 2018Tue, Jul 10, 2018Tue, Jul 24, 2018
Thu, Mar 15, 2018$0.29Mon, Apr 9, 2018Tue, Apr 10, 2018Tue, Apr 24, 2018
Thu, Dec 7, 2017$0.26Mon, Jan 8, 2018Tue, Jan 9, 2018Tue, Jan 23, 2018
Thu, Aug 31, 2017$0.26Fri, Oct 6, 2017Tue, Oct 10, 2017Tue, Oct 24, 2017
Wed, May 31, 2017$0.26Fri, Jul 7, 2017Tue, Jul 11, 2017Tue, Jul 25, 2017
Wed, Mar 15, 2017$0.26Fri, Apr 7, 2017Tue, Apr 11, 2017Tue, Apr 25, 2017
Wed, Nov 30, 2016$0.25Mon, Dec 19, 2016Wed, Dec 21, 2016Wed, Jan 4, 2017
Thu, Aug 25, 2016$0.25Mon, Sep 12, 2016Wed, Sep 14, 2016Wed, Sep 28, 2016
Thu, May 26, 2016$0.25Mon, Jun 13, 2016Wed, Jun 15, 2016Wed, Jun 29, 2016
Tue, Mar 8, 2016$0.25Thu, Mar 24, 2016Tue, Mar 29, 2016Tue, Apr 12, 2016
Thu, Dec 3, 2015$0.22Mon, Dec 21, 2015Wed, Dec 23, 2015Wed, Jan 6, 2016
Thu, Aug 27, 2015$0.22Mon, Sep 14, 2015Wed, Sep 16, 2015Wed, Sep 30, 2015
Thu, May 28, 2015$0.22Mon, Jun 15, 2015Wed, Jun 17, 2015Wed, Jul 1, 2015
Tue, Mar 10, 2015$0.22Mon, Apr 6, 2015Wed, Apr 8, 2015Wed, Apr 22, 2015
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