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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) from Services

Today’s top gainers include the company Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) which is in the industry Discount, Variety Stores, gaining 0.22% today. In the last week its performance is -1.23%, and 12.30% for the past quarter. Currently, Dollar General Corporation, DG has a target price of 98.95, so today’s gain of 0.22% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 1.00%.

Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG), has a market cap of 26481.62, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 99.20%.

At the current price of 92.63, it has a dividend yield of 1.08%, and its target price is 98.95. This is with a profit margin of 5.80%, and total debt/equity of 0.56. Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) has a P/E of 22.35, as well as a forward P/E of 17.89.

With a current EPS of 4.15, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 11.45%,Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 16.70%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 14.31%.

Performance for the year is 17.97%. Since its IPO date on 11/13/2009, the total performance to date is 29.62%.

Volume today for Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG), is 1570900, while its average volume is 2607.01. Whilst the total gain today was 0.22%, it did have a day high of -2.34%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.24%, and 1.40% for the month. The 52-week low for Dollar General Corporation, DG has been 56.40%, while the 52-week-high has reached -2.34%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 15.00%, and its return on assets is 10.70%. Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) has an operating margin of 9.60%. With a sales growth of 7.00% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Dollar General Corporation, DG is in the sector Services, its long-term debt/equity is 0.55, and has a current ratio of 1.7 and 0.2 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Dollar General Corporation? Well its PEG is 1.56, and the P/S is 1.28, along with a P/B of 4.91. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 141.08.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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