Dollar General Corp (DG)

72.44
1.89 2.54
NYSE : Services
Prev Close 74.33
Open 73.88
Day Low/High 72.17 / 74.14
52 Wk Low/High 66.50 / 96.88
Volume 2.46M
Avg Volume 3.03M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 276.26M
Market Cap 20.19B
EPS 4.00
P/E Ratio 17.20
Div & Yield 1.00 (1.40%)

Latest News

Zombie Retailers Join Forces to Attack Hopes for Dow 20,000

Zombie Retailers Join Forces to Attack Hopes for Dow 20,000

The Dow Jones Industrial Average's shot at 20,000 grows more remote on Thursday as disappointing holiday sales and store closure news sour market sentiment.

Dow, S&P 500 Decline as Retail Names Get Crushed

Dow, S&P 500 Decline as Retail Names Get Crushed

Stocks move mostly lower on Thursday as disappointing holiday sales crush retail names.

Stocks Sink as Sales Woes Tank Retail Names, Crude Pares Gains

Stocks Sink as Sales Woes Tank Retail Names, Crude Pares Gains

Stocks sink into the red on Thursday morning as disappointing holiday sales tank retail names.

Can You Find a Bargain Among Discount Retailers Now?

Can You Find a Bargain Among Discount Retailers Now?

Dollar General, Dollar Tree, Kohl's, Ross Stores and TJX have had significant share price volatility since reporting earnings.

Count Your Blessings; Bet on the Banks: Jim Cramer's Best Blog

Count Your Blessings; Bet on the Banks: Jim Cramer's Best Blog

Jim Cramer ponders how it's OK again to like stocks (count your blessings), and points out that with Icahn advising Trump, banks are the way to bet.

Cramer: Did You Think There Wouldn't Be Any More Down Days?

Cramer: Did You Think There Wouldn't Be Any More Down Days?

There are reasons why days like this happen -- and they're always going to happen.

4 Stocks Poised to Raise Dividends

4 Stocks Poised to Raise Dividends

These four stocks could increase their dividend payments within the next few months.

Intel, Home Depot, UPS, Dollar General Want to Pay You More

Intel, Home Depot, UPS, Dollar General Want to Pay You More

Here's a look at four stocks that are ready to give investors a raise at the start of 2017.

Week in Review: Oil Rockets Higher on OPEC Deal, Banks Rally

Week in Review: Oil Rockets Higher on OPEC Deal, Banks Rally

The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended the week near records following a rally in banking and energy stocks earlier in the week.

3 Retail Stocks After Earnings Reports -- Here's What You Need to Know

3 Retail Stocks After Earnings Reports -- Here's What You Need to Know

These three retailers released a mixed bag of operating results. Which are the best buys now?

Closing Bell: Guess? Sinks After Cutting Profit Target; Dow Ends at Record

Closing Bell: Guess? Sinks After Cutting Profit Target; Dow Ends at Record

The Dow Jones Industrial Average saw a record close, though just barely as a tech selloff pressured the broader market.

Dow Scores New Record as Banks Offset Tech Selloff

Dow Scores New Record as Banks Offset Tech Selloff

The Dow Jones Industrial Average scored a new record close on Thursday as another rally in the banking and energy sectors offset weakness in tech.

Dow Trades Above Record Close Despite Pull From Tech Selloff

Dow Trades Above Record Close Despite Pull From Tech Selloff

The Dow Jones Industrial Average remains above its record close on Thursday, though barely as a tech selloff pressures the broader market.

7 More Reasons to Stay Away From Dollar Store Stocks

7 More Reasons to Stay Away From Dollar Store Stocks

These companies need to start thinking about the shopping environment of the future.

Dollar General Misses on Earnings Estimates; Analysts React

Dollar General Misses on Earnings Estimates; Analysts React

Dollar General missed on third-quarter earnings estimates on both the top and bottom line.

Food Stamp Addicts Killing Dollar Stores

Food Stamp Addicts Killing Dollar Stores

Cuts in benefits for food stamp users continue to plague Dollar General (DG) and Dollar Tree (DLTR).

Bank Stocks Boost Dow, Crude Rallies for Day Two

Bank Stocks Boost Dow, Crude Rallies for Day Two

The Dow Jones Industrial Average trades above its record close on Thursday as a banking rally and another surge in crude prices benefits the blue-chip index.

Jim Cramer -- Dollar General Hurt by Food Prices

Jim Cramer -- Dollar General Hurt by Food Prices

Food deflation hurt Dollar General, while sales look good at PVH, Cramer said.

Stocks Mixed as Oil Gets Lift From OPEC; FitBit to Acquire Pebble

Stocks Mixed as Oil Gets Lift From OPEC; FitBit to Acquire Pebble

Stocks moved slightly higher Thursday on the first trading session of December after the markets rallied throughout November

Here Is What Dollar General's Disappointing Quarter Says About the Consumer

Here Is What Dollar General's Disappointing Quarter Says About the Consumer

The consumer is still cautious, as illustrated in Dollar General's third quarter earnings, which missed Wall Street's estimates on both the top and bottom lines.

Stock Futures Mixed as Weekly Jobless Claims Rise

Stock Futures Mixed as Weekly Jobless Claims Rise

Stock futures are mixed Thursday as investors hold out for a rush of manufacturing data before Friday's nonfarm payrolls report.

Dollar General Just Delivered One of the Most Shockingly Awful Quarters in Retail

Dollar General Just Delivered One of the Most Shockingly Awful Quarters in Retail

Dollar General's third-quarter results were hit by a range of factors.

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Thursday

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Thursday

U.S. stock futures turn lower Thursday as oil prices stabilize after soaring during the previous session following OPEC's agreement to cut output; U.S. automakers release November sales.

Dollar General Corporation Reports Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results

Dollar General Corporation Reports Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results

Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today reported financial results for its fiscal 2016 third quarter (13 weeks) ended October 28, 2016.

What to Watch Thursday: Dollar General, Kroger Report Earnings

What to Watch Thursday: Dollar General, Kroger Report Earnings

On Thursday, December 1, investors await multiple consumer earnings reports.

Jim Cramer -- Ulta Looks Attractive Long-Term

Jim Cramer -- Ulta Looks Attractive Long-Term

Cramer likes Ulta Salon and prefers TJX Companies and Nordstrom over Dollar General.

Jim Cramer Says He's Shopping for Two Retail Names

Jim Cramer Says He's Shopping for Two Retail Names

Dollar General is reporting earnings early Thursday, but it's not one of Jim Cramer's top retail picks.

TJX, SBUX, NXPI: Jim Cramer's Views

TJX, SBUX, NXPI: Jim Cramer's Views

Cramer shares his views on taking risk in retail and why some beats are better. TJX, Starbucks and NXP Semi are among the stocks discussed.