Dollar General Profile

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Exercise or conversion by Anita Elliott of 4566 shares of Dollar General subject to Rule 16b-3

Dollar General Corporation insider trading alert for exercise of common stock by Anita Elliott, SVP Controller, on June 26, 2017. This event was filed by Dollar General Corp with SEC on 2011-09-12. Statement of changes in beneficial ownership - SEC Form 4. Anita Elliott is currently serves as chief accounting officer, sr. vp and controller of Dollar General [view details]   

Dollar General Summary

Dollar General is a dollar store located throughout the United States. Their main focus is on items that are a little cheaper and inexpensive, which leaves them not as sensitive to price movements within the market. Most sell a small selection of foods, allowing for quick items to be picked up when you are in a pinch. [more]
Dollar General Corporation (DG) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA. It is located in TENNESSEE, U.S.A and employs 129,000 people. Dollar General is listed under Retail category by Fama And French industry classification.The company currently falls under 'Large-Cap' category with market capitalization of 25.88 B. Dollar General Corporation is active under Consumer Defensive sector as part of Diversified Wholesale And Retail industry. This company has 267.56 M outstanding shares of which 5.51 M shares are currently sold short in the market by investors with about 2.46 days to cover all shorted shares. Dollar General Co reports about 283.97 M in cash with 888.21 M of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 1.06.
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Target Price Odds Analysis

Odds Below 97.33HorizonTargetOdds Above 97.33
78.87%30 days 97.33 20.84%
Based on normal probability distribution, the odds of Dollar General to move above current price in 30 days from now is about 20.84% (This Dollar General Corporation probability density function shows the probability of Dollar General Stock to fall within a particular range of prices over 30 days) .

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Major Institutional Holders

InstituionSecurity TypeTotal SharesValue
Price T Rowe Associates IncCommon Shares31.1 M2.9 B
Blackrock IncCommon Shares19.3 M1.8 B
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Dollar General Corporation, a discount retailer, provides various merchandise products in the southern, southwestern, Midwestern, and eastern United States. Dollar General Corporation was founded in 19 and is headquartered in Goodlettsville, Tennessee. Dollar General operates under Discount Stores classification in USA and traded on New York Stock Exchange. It employs 129000 people. more
Fama & French Retail
Fama & French Classification
NameDollar General Corporation
CEO and DirectorTodd VasosView All
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Consumer, Diversified Wholesale And Retail
InstrumentUSA Stock View All
RegionNorth America
Business Address100 Mission Ridge
ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
CIK Number00029534.0
SectorConsumer Defensive
IndustryDiversified Wholesale And Retail
Contact Number615 855 4000
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar


Dollar General Analyst Recommendations
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Dollar General Earnings Estimates
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Quarterly Estimate1.41March 16, 2017
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Dollar General Corporate Directors
Michael Calbert Director
Warren Bryant Independent Director
Paula Price Independent Director
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