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 121,000 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 24.22 B. Dollar General Corporation is active under Services sector as part of Diversified Wholesale And Retail industry. This company has 271.56 M outstanding shares of which 10.79 M shares are currently sold short in the market by investors with about 5.26 days to cover all shorted shares. Dollar General Co reports about 226.19 M in cash with 955.14 M of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 0.83.
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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 based in Goodlettsville, Tennessee. Dollar General operates under Discount, Variety Stores classification in USA and traded on New York Stock Exchange exchange. It employs 121000 people. more
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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
IndustryDiversified Wholesale And Retail
Contact Number615 855 4000
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar

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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