3. As of noon trading, Dollar Tree Stores ( DLTR) is down $0.57 (-1.1%) to $49.20 on average volume Thus far, 787,825 shares of Dollar Tree Stores exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $49.15-$49.99 after having opened the day at $49.70 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $49.77.

Dollar Tree, Inc. operates discount variety stores in the United States and Canada. Its stores offer merchandise at the fixed price of $1.00. Dollar Tree Stores has a market cap of $11.3 billion and is part of the retail industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.3, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 24.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Dollar Tree Stores a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Dollar Tree Stores as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, increase in net income, notable return on equity and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Dollar Tree Stores Ratings Report now.

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