Dollar General Corp (DG)

72.09
NYSE : Services
Prev Close 71.89
Day Low/High 71.26 / 72.50
52 Wk Low/High 59.75 / 96.88
Avg Volume 3.88M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 281.74M
Market Cap 20.25B
EPS 4.00
P/E Ratio 16.80
Div & Yield 1.00 (1.40%)

Latest News

Dollar General (DG) Stock Up, Hiring 10,000 Employees by Mid-October

Dollar General (DG) Stock Up, Hiring 10,000 Employees by Mid-October

Dollar General (DG) is hiring a mix of full-time and part-time positions, including managers.

Dollar General To Hire Ten Thousand Employees as it Expands

Dollar General To Hire Ten Thousand Employees as it Expands

While some retailers struggle, Dollar General is going on a hiring spree as it expands.

Moody's Slams Sears, Says Battered Kmart May No Longer Be Viable

Moody's Slams Sears, Says Battered Kmart May No Longer Be Viable

Moody's issues a downgrade on Sears and strikes a very cautious tone on Kmart.

One Big Selloff, Then Another; Rate Hike Is Coming: Jim Cramer's Best Blog

One Big Selloff, Then Another; Rate Hike Is Coming: Jim Cramer's Best Blog

Jim Cramer ponders why there's no reason to catch a falling knife and how a rate hike is coming.

Upcoming Dividend Must-Own Dates

From Altria to Western Union, these 21 companies have must-own dates over the next week.

Don't Rush to Buy Bargain-Priced Dollar General

Don't Rush to Buy Bargain-Priced Dollar General

DG charts and indicators are quite bearish, but it still has further down to go.

Cramer: Right Now, Retailers Are King Midas in Reverse

Cramer: Right Now, Retailers Are King Midas in Reverse

All I can say is, this group needs to snap out of its funk, or the stocks will just get worse.

Dollar General (DG) Stock Lower, Downgraded at Goldman Sachs

Dollar General (DG) Stock Lower, Downgraded at Goldman Sachs

Dollar General's (DG) stock rating was reduced to 'neutral' from 'buy' at Goldman Sachs on Tuesday morning.

Analysts' Actions -- Biogen, Gilead, CBS, VF Corp. and More

Analysts' Actions -- Biogen, Gilead, CBS, VF Corp. and More

Here are Tuesday's top research calls, including an upgrade for Gilead Sciences, downgrades for Biogen and VF Corp., and new coverage for CBS.

Jim Cramer's Top Takeaways: Deere, Dollar General, Thor Industries

Jim Cramer's Top Takeaways: Deere, Dollar General, Thor Industries

Cramer says Deere fooled the analysts and Dollar General is no bargain.

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: These Are the Sectors to Buy Now

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: These Are the Sectors to Buy Now

With interest rate hikes this year a distinct possibility, the big money managers are springing into action, Cramer says. Here's what to buy.

Cramer: The Answer to This Market: Part 1

Cramer: The Answer to This Market: Part 1

The leadership is quite stark.

Don't Get Too Relaxed; The 'Dog Days' Could Still Bite Investors

Don't Get Too Relaxed; The 'Dog Days' Could Still Bite Investors

The Labor Day lull could be the calm before the storm. Here are the signs to watch in the week ahead.

Can Dollar General Retaliate Against Wal-Mart Stores?

Can Dollar General Retaliate Against Wal-Mart Stores?

The dollar store and the megaretailer have been locked in a pricing war. With Thursday's earnings miss, can Dollar General recoup?

Dollar General: Examining the Wreckage

Dollar General: Examining the Wreckage

Shares plunge sharply as key support is broken.

Dollar General and Dollar Tree Under Pressure as Economy Strengthens

Dollar General and Dollar Tree Under Pressure as Economy Strengthens

Dollar General (DG) and Dollar Tree (DLTR) earnings disappoint and highlight problems with their businesses.

Step Away From the Dollar Stores

Step Away From the Dollar Stores

Here are three big reason why you want to be on the sidelines.

Cramer: Don't Mistake Dollar Stores' Plunge for a Buying Opportunity

Cramer: Don't Mistake Dollar Stores' Plunge for a Buying Opportunity

These stocks had gotten so expensive that there was no margin for error.

Will Dollar General (DG) Stock Be Hurt by Multiple Downgrades?

Will Dollar General (DG) Stock Be Hurt by Multiple Downgrades?

Dollar General's (DG) stock rating was cut by several firms on Friday morning after the company reported disappointing results for the 2016 second quarter.

Morning Movers: BIG, BUD, DG, DLTR, GME

Morning Movers: BIG, BUD, DG, DLTR, GME

Retailers continue to struggle this earnings season with Dollar Tree, Dollar General and GameStop all reporting disappointing comps.

Analysts' Actions -- Burlington, Dollar General, Dollar Store, Viacom and More

Analysts' Actions -- Burlington, Dollar General, Dollar Store, Viacom and More

Here are Friday's top research calls, including downgrades for Burlington Stores, Dollar General, Dollar Tree and Viacom.

What's the True Value of a Dollar Store?

Dollar General stock is not yet quite as cheap as the merchandise it sells.

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Markets Make This Economy, Not the Fed

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Markets Make This Economy, Not the Fed

Cramer says he doesn't understand the obsession some investors have with the Federal Reserve. Forget the Fed.

Dollar General (DG) Stock Tumbles, Credit Suisse Downgrades on Q2 Miss

Dollar General (DG) Stock Tumbles, Credit Suisse Downgrades on Q2 Miss

Credit Suisse lowered Dollar General's (DG) stock rating to 'neutral' today.

Stocks Break Lower in Choppy Trade on Fed Jitters

Stocks Break Lower in Choppy Trade on Fed Jitters

Stocks break into the red by mid-afternoon Thursday after a choppy morning as Federal Reserve members head to Jackson Hole, Wyo., for their closely watched summer summit.

Dollar General (DG) Stock Slumps on Q2 Miss, Buckingham: 'Not Too Surprising'

Dollar General (DG) Stock Slumps on Q2 Miss, Buckingham: 'Not Too Surprising'

Buckingham Research said there is 'no way to sugar-coat' Dollar General's (DG) lower-than-expected revenue for the second quarter.

Stocks Fluctuate as Fed Members Head to Jackson Hole

Stocks Fluctuate as Fed Members Head to Jackson Hole

Stocks fluctuate on Thursday morning as Federal Reserve members head to Jackson Hole, Wyo., for their closely watched summer summit.

U.S. Stocks Slip on Yellen Worries; Dollar General Shares Slip on Earnings

U.S. Stocks Slip on Yellen Worries; Dollar General Shares Slip on Earnings

U.S. stocks moved slightly lower on Thursday as investors anxiously await remarks from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Friday.