Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 18961.22. It is in the Discount, Variety Stores industry and sector Services, with a current P/E of 15.68, a forward P/E of 13.64 and EPS of 4.27. At a stock price of 66.97 (-1.59%) it has a dividend yield of 1.49%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 16.70%, more recently this last year it has grown by 13.20%. The next year growth is going to be about 8.99% and more long-term 13.65% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 13.30%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 9.30% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 5.80%.
For performance, Dollar General Corporation the past week has seen a gain of -5.01%. For the last month performance for Dollar General Corporation is -6.66%. While the last quarter is -28.33% and half year, -19.50%. Finally for the year, performance is -1.34%.
The 52-week high for Dollar General Corporation, is at -30.63%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 13.47%. The 20-day simple moving average is -17.35% and -17.57% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 2.21%, and for the month it is 1.83%. Dollar General Corporation, has a target price of 85.32.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.47, and for total debt/equity Dollar General Corporation has 0.56. The gross margin is 31.00%, while operating margin is 9.60%, the profit margin is 5.90%. The current ratio is 1.4 and the quick ratio is 0.2.
Insider ownership is at 0.10%, with instituitional ownership at 97.90%. Dollar General Corporation has a payout ratio of 22.00%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 283.13. The shares float is 281.49, with the float short at 2.37%, with short ratio coming to 1.66.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Dollar General Corporation, get 10.80%, with its returns on investment at 15.00%. Return on equity is 22.90%. So will the investors see the target price of 85.32, reached soon?
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