Editor's Note: Any reference to TheStreet Ratings and its underlying recommendation does not reflect the opinion of TheStreet, Inc. or any of its contributors including Jim Cramer or Stephanie Link. Dollar General Corporation ( DG) pushed the Retail industry higher today making it today's featured retail winner. The industry as a whole closed the day up 0.2%. By the end of trading, Dollar General Corporation rose $2.51 (4.7%) to $56.39 on heavy volume. Throughout the day, 9,674,795 shares of Dollar General Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3,374,600 shares. The stock ranged in a price between $55.29-$57.42 after having opened the day at $56.06 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $53.88. Other companies within the Retail industry that increased today were: Acorn International ( ATV), up 19.0%, J.C. Penney ( JCP), up 6.1%, Gaiam Inc. Class A ( GAIA), up 4.0% and Wet Seal ( WTSL), up 3.6%.
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