4. As of noon trading, Dollar General Corporation ( DG) is up $2.21 (4.3%) to $54.01 on heavy volume. Thus far, 3.6 million shares of Dollar General Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.3 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $52.83-$54.23 after having opened the day at $52.92 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $51.80. Dollar General Corporation, a discount retailer, engages in the provision of various merchandise products in the United States. Dollar General Corporation has a market cap of $17.1 billion and is part of the retail industry. Shares are up 18.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Dollar General Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Dollar General Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Dollar General Corporation Ratings Report now. 3x UPSIDE POTENTIAL: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more.