Dollar General Corporation (DG)

NYSE: DG · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
255.34
+2.16 (0.85%)
Jul 7, 2022 12:23 PM EDT - Market open
0.85%
Market Cap 57.96B
Revenue (ttm) 34.57B
Net Income (ttm) 2.27B
Shares Out 227.00M
EPS (ttm) 9.76
PE Ratio 26.16
Forward PE 21.37
Dividend $1.94 (0.76%)
Ex-Dividend Date Jul 1, 2022
Volume 748,271
Open 252.87
Previous Close 253.18
Day's Range 252.44 - 256.80
52-Week Range 183.25 - 262.21
Beta 0.52
Analysts Buy
Price Target 254.70 (-0.3%)
Earnings Date May 26, 2022

About DG

Dollar General Corporation, a discount retailer, provides various merchandise products in the southern, southwestern, Midwestern, and eastern United States. It offers consumable products, including paper and cleaning products, such as paper towels, bath tissues, paper dinnerware, trash and storage bags, disinfectants, and laundry products; packaged food comprising cereals, pasta, canned soups, fruits and vegetables, condiments, spices, sugar, and flour; and perishables that include milk, eggs, bread, refrigerated and frozen food, beer, and wine... [Read more...]

Industry Multiline Retail
Founded 1939
CEO Todd Vasos
Employees 163,000
Stock Exchange NYSE
Ticker Symbol DG
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2021, Dollar General's revenue was $34.22 billion, an increase of 1.40% compared to the previous year's $33.75 billion. Earnings were $2.40 billion, a decrease of -9.64%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 37 analysts, the average rating for DG stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 254.7, which is a decrease of -0.25% from the latest price.

Price Target
$254.7
(-0.25% downside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy
Stock Forecasts

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