Dollar General (DG) - Stock Price & Dividends

Exchange: USA Stocks • Country: United States • Currency: USD • Type: Common Stock • ISIN: US2566771059

Dollar General Corporation, traded on the NYSE as DG, is a leading discount retailer that operates across the southern, southwestern, midwestern, and eastern regions of the United States. Offering a wide array of merchandise, Dollar General's products cater to a diverse customer base.

The company's offerings include consumable goods like paper and cleaning products, packaged foods, perishables, snacks, health and beauty items, pet supplies, and tobacco products. In addition, Dollar General provides seasonal products, home essentials, and a range of apparel for all ages and genders.

Founded in 1939 as J.L. Turner & Son, Inc., Dollar General rebranded in 1968 and has its headquarters in Goodlettsville, Tennessee. With a commitment to providing value to customers, Dollar General continues to expand its offerings, including an online presence through its official website at

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DG Stock Overview

Market Cap in USD 29,641m
Sector Consumer Defensive
Industry Discount Stores
GiC SubIndustry Consumer Staples Merchandise Retail
TER 0.00%
IPO / Inception 2009-11-13

DG Stock Ratings

Fundamental 4.88
Dividend 7.47
Growth 5y 1.59
Rel. Performance vs Sector -4.58
Analysts 3.63
Fair Price Total Ret. 130.67
Fair Price DCF 56.88

DG Dividends

Yield 12m 1.64%
Yield on Cost 5y 2.08%
Dividends CAGR 5y 13.55%
Payout Consistency 94.6%

DG Growth Ratios

Growth 12m -32.20%
Growth Correlation 12m -48%
Growth Correlation 3m 50%
CAGR 5y 4.87%
CAGR / Mean Drawdown 0.41
Sharpe Ratio 12m -1.03
Alpha vs SP500 12m -47.85
Beta vs SP500 5y weekly 0.42
CAPM 6.39%
Average Daily Range 2m 2.50%
Regime Oscillator 91.77
Volatility GJR Garch 1y 25.40%
Price / SMA 50 7.15%
Price / SMA 200 1.26%
Current Volume 2310.1k
Average Volume 20d 2081.1k

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What is the price of DG stocks?
As of February 28, 2024, the stock is trading at USD 144.30 with a total of 2,310,060 shares traded.
Over the past week, the price has changed by +1.27%, over one month by +8.13%, over three months by +15.32% and over the past year by -32.14%.
Why is DG stock down?
Check with which Index or Commodity DG has the highest Correlation, do they have a common driver?
Review the Fundamentals to find weaknesses (Debt, low returns). Check the Performance of the Peer-Group to find out, if the entire sector is under pressure.
Period Return DG Return S&P 500
1 Month 8.13% 4.00%
3 Months 15.32% 11.99%
12 Months -32.14% 29.39%
What is the forecast for DG stock price target?
According to ValueRays Forecast Model, DG Dollar General will be worth about 141.9 in February 2025. The stock is currently trading at 144.30. This means that the stock has a potential downside of -1.64%.
Issuer Forecast Upside
Wallstreet Target Price 143.5 -0.6%
Analysts Target Price 135.7 -6.0%
ValueRay Target Price 141.9 -1.6%