Dollar General Corp. (DG) Shares Bought by Jackson Square Partners LLC


(NASDAQ:WHF) to report earnings on March, 1.

Shares of Dollar General Corp. The rating was maintained by Bank of America with "Buy" on Friday, August 25. Bank of America restated a "buy" rating and issued a $90.00 price objective on shares of Dollar General in a report on Friday, August 25th. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Systems stated it has 0.08% of its portfolio in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG). Dollar General Corp. presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $82.68. Ngam Advsr Ltd Partnership has 0.3% invested in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) for 381,085 shares. A total of 2.65 million shares exchanged at hands and its average trading volume is standing at 2.48 million shares. This public company's current market capitalization stands at $24.99 billion. M&R Capital Mngmt owns 0% invested in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) for 25 shares. For the past month, Dollar General Corporation's stock has been 12.61%, 18.93% for the last quarter, 23.29% for the past six months and 20.03% for the past 52 weeks.

The Company's net income was $253 million, or $0.93 per diluted share, in the 2017 third quarter, compared to net income of $235 million, or $0.84 per diluted share, in the 2016 third quarter. Dollar General Corp. The business had revenue of $5.61 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.59 billion. Dollar General had a return on equity of 22.67% and a net margin of 5.38%.

Analysts expect Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) to report $0.93 EPS on December, 7 before the open.They anticipate $0.04 EPS change or 4.49% from last quarter's $0.89 EPS. Total shares outstanding is 275.12, with shares float coming to 272.95. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 22,598 shares of the company's stock, valued at $1,740,046. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink. Nordea Invest Ab owns 1.07 million shares or 0.19% of their USA portfolio.

Large investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Comerica Bank's holdings in Dollar General were worth $6,032,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Buy" rating and $8500 target in Thursday, June 1 report.

Jackson Square Partners LLC lifted its stake in Dollar General Corp. Psagot Investment House Ltd. now owns 28,298 shares of the company's stock worth $2,294,000 after buying an additional 2,764 shares during the last quarter.

The retailer said Hurricanes Harvey and Irma contributed 30-35 basis points to comparable sales growth, while hurting profit by 5 cents per share in the quarter. It increased, as 62 investors sold DG shares while 193 reduced holdings. Dollar Tree's sales in existing stores rose 3.3% in the most recent quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 89.90% of the company's stock.

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Dollar General Corporation is a discount retailer.

Same-store sales increases were driven by positive results in the consumables, seasonal and apparel categories, partially offset by negative results in the home products category. The firm offers consumable products, including paper and cleaning products comprising paper towels, bath tissues, paper dinnerware, trash and storage bags, and laundry and other home cleaning supplies; packaged food products, such as cereals, canned soups and vegetables, condiments, spices, sugar, and flour; perishables consisting of milk, eggs, bread, refrigerated and frozen food, beer, and wine; snacks that comprise sweets, cookies, crackers, salty snacks, and carbonated beverages; health and beauty products, such as over-the-counter medicines, as well as soap, body wash, shampoo, dental hygiene, and foot care products; pet products, which include pet supplies and pet food; and tobacco products.



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