Dollar General Corporation, DG is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Discount, Variety Stores in the sector of Services. Based in USA, Dollar General Corporation, DG has a market cap of 19854.2. Since its IPO date on the 11/13/2009, Dollar General Corporation, DG performance year to date is -1.16%. Today Dollar General Corporation, DG has gained -1.94%, with a current price of 70.38.
Ownership of the company is 0.10% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 98.10%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 22.00%. Return of assets are at 10.80%, with return on investment at 15.00%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Dollar General Corporation, DG is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.47. While Total debt/equity is 0.56. With a profit margin of 5.90%, this is combined with a gross margin of 31.00%, and operating margin of 9.60%. Dollar General Corporation ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.4, while the quick ratio is 0.2.
For the last year Dollar General Corporation, DG has seen a EPS growth of 13.20%. A performance for the year of 3.12%. The 52-week high is -27.10%, and the 52-week low is 19.25%. The average volume for Dollar General Corporation, DG is 4138300.
With a target price of 85.86, can Dollar General Corporation, DG reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Dollar General Corporation, DG. Dollar General Corporation has a P/E of 16.47 and a forward P/E of 14.34. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 1.21. Dollar General Corporation also has a P/S and a P/B of 0.94 and 3.68 respectively. For P/cash, Dollar General Corporation has a value of 107.32, while it is 32.4 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 70.38, Dollar General Corporation has a dividend yield of 1.42%. We see a return on equity of 22.90%.
Looking more long-term Dollar General Corporation, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 13.65%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 9.04% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 13.20% for this year and for the last five years a 16.70% growth has been seen.