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Dollar General NYSE:DG Stock Report

Last Price

US$245.45

Market Cap

US$54.9b

7D

-2.9%

1Y

9.3%

Updated

06 Dec, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
DG fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation2/6
Future Growth2/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health3/6
Dividends1/6

DG Stock Overview

Dollar General Corporation, a discount retailer, provides various merchandise products in the southern, southwestern, Midwestern, and eastern United States.

Dollar General Corporation Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Dollar General
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$245.45
52 Week HighUS$262.21
52 Week LowUS$183.25
Beta0.38
1 Month Change-1.07%
3 Month Change-0.18%
1 Year Change9.33%
3 Year Change59.00%
5 Year Change169.05%
Change since IPO979.85%

Recent News & Updates

A Look At The Fair Value Of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG)

Nov 20
A Look At The Fair Value Of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG)

Recent updates

A Look At The Fair Value Of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG)

Nov 20
A Look At The Fair Value Of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG)

Dollar General (NYSE:DG) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Oct 04
Dollar General (NYSE:DG) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Be Wary Of Dollar General (NYSE:DG) And Its Returns On Capital

Sep 19
Be Wary Of Dollar General (NYSE:DG) And Its Returns On Capital

Are Investors Undervaluing Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) By 22%?

Aug 19
Are Investors Undervaluing Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) By 22%?

Dollar General (NYSE:DG) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Jun 19
Dollar General (NYSE:DG) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Some Investors May Be Worried About Dollar General's (NYSE:DG) Returns On Capital

Jun 01
Some Investors May Be Worried About Dollar General's (NYSE:DG) Returns On Capital

A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG)

Mar 29
A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG)

We Think Dollar General (NYSE:DG) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

Mar 14
We Think Dollar General (NYSE:DG) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

Dollar General (NYSE:DG) Is Reinvesting At Lower Rates Of Return

Feb 27
Dollar General (NYSE:DG) Is Reinvesting At Lower Rates Of Return

Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG)

Dec 15
Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG)

We Think Dollar General (NYSE:DG) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

Nov 21
We Think Dollar General (NYSE:DG) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

Some Investors May Be Worried About Dollar General's (NYSE:DG) Returns On Capital

Nov 08
Some Investors May Be Worried About Dollar General's (NYSE:DG) Returns On Capital

Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG)

Sep 16
Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG)

If You Like EPS Growth Then Check Out Dollar General (NYSE:DG) Before It's Too Late

Sep 01
If You Like EPS Growth Then Check Out Dollar General (NYSE:DG) Before It's Too Late

Dollar General (NYSE:DG) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly

Aug 19
Dollar General (NYSE:DG) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly

Dollar General's (NYSE:DG) Returns Have Hit A Wall

Aug 06
Dollar General's (NYSE:DG) Returns Have Hit A Wall

A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG)

Jun 13
A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG)

We Think Shareholders Are Less Likely To Approve A Large Pay Rise For Dollar General Corporation's (NYSE:DG) CEO For Now

May 20
We Think Shareholders Are Less Likely To Approve A Large Pay Rise For Dollar General Corporation's (NYSE:DG) CEO For Now

Here's Why I Think Dollar General (NYSE:DG) Is An Interesting Stock

May 11
Here's Why I Think Dollar General (NYSE:DG) Is An Interesting Stock

Does Dollar General (NYSE:DG) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Apr 29
Does Dollar General (NYSE:DG) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Shareholder Returns

DGUS Multiline RetailUS Market
7D-2.9%-3.6%1.1%
1Y9.3%-16.6%-17.6%

Return vs Industry: DG exceeded the US Multiline Retail industry which returned -16.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: DG exceeded the US Market which returned -17.6% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is DG's price volatile compared to industry and market?
DG volatility
DG Average Weekly Movement4.1%
Multiline Retail Industry Average Movement7.8%
Market Average Movement7.4%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market15.6%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.3%

Stable Share Price: DG is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: DG's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
1939163,000Jeff Owenhttps://www.dollargeneral.com

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. The company’s consumable products also comprise snacks, such as candies, cookies, crackers, salty snacks, and carbonated beverages; health and beauty products, including over-the-counter medicines and personal care products, such as soaps, body washes, shampoos, cosmetics, and dental hygiene and foot care products; pet supplies and pet food; and tobacco products.

Dollar General Corporation Fundamentals Summary

How do Dollar General's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
DG fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$54.88b
Earnings (TTM)US$2.35b
Revenue (TTM)US$36.29b

23.3x

P/E Ratio

1.5x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
DG income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$36.29b
Cost of RevenueUS$24.92b
Gross ProfitUS$11.37b
Other ExpensesUS$9.02b
EarningsUS$2.35b

Last Reported Earnings

Oct 28, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)10.53
Gross Margin31.33%
Net Profit Margin6.49%
Debt/Equity Ratio98.2%

How did DG perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

0.9%

Current Dividend Yield

20%

Payout Ratio

Does DG pay a reliable dividends?

See DG dividend history and benchmarks
When do you need to buy DG by to receive an upcoming dividend?
Dollar General dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateDec 30 2022
Dividend Pay DateJan 17 2023
Days until Ex dividend23 days
Days until Dividend pay date41 days

Does DG pay a reliable dividends?

See DG dividend history and benchmarks