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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 -0.48% today. In the last week its performance is -2.22%, and 11.61% for the past quarter. Currently, Dollar General Corporation, DG has a target price of 99.56, so today’s gain of -0.48% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.30%.

Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG), has a market cap of 26019.44, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 97.20%.

At the current price of 90.41, it has a dividend yield of 1.10%, and its target price is 99.56. 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 21.92, as well as a forward P/E of 17.58.

With a current EPS of 4.15, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 11.33%,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 14.19%.

Performance for the year is 14.61%. Since its IPO date on 11/13/2009, the total performance to date is 27.13%.

Volume today for Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG), is 1023577, while its average volume is 2537.91. Whilst the total gain today was -0.48%, it did have a day high of -6.68%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.25%, and 1.62% for the month. The 52-week low for Dollar General Corporation, DG has been 52.65%, while the 52-week-high has reached -6.68%.

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 1.54, and the P/S is 1.26, along with a P/B of 4.82. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 138.62.

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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