Discount stores

Should you accumulate Dollar General Corp. (DG) in the discount store industry?

Hill 72 InvestorsObserver gives the shares of Dollar General Corp. (DG) places it near the top of the discount store industry. In addition to scoring more than 83% of stocks in the discount store industry, DG’s overall rating of 72 means the stock scores better than 72% of all stocks.

DG has an overall score of 72. Find out what this means for you and get the rest of the DG leaderboard!

What do these notes mean?

Finding the best stocks to invest in can be difficult. There are thousands of options and it can be confusing to know what really constitutes great value. InvestorsObserver lets you choose from eight unique metrics to display the top industries and top performing stocks in that industry. A score of 72 would be higher than 72% of all actions. These rankings allow you to easily compare stocks and see what the strengths and weaknesses of a given company are. This lets you find the stocks with the best short and long-term growth prospects in seconds. The combined score incorporates technical and fundamental analysis to provide a comprehensive view of a stock’s performance. Investors who then want to focus on analyst rankings or valuations can see separate scores for each section.

What’s going on with the shares of Dollar General Corp. today ?

Dollar General Corp. (DG) is up 1.82% while the S&P 500 fell -0.8% at 1:14 p.m. Thursday, September 1. DG is up $4.32 from the previous closing price of $237.37 on volume of 1,121,459 shares. Over the past year, the S&P 500 has fallen -13.28% while the DG has risen 8.53%. DG has earned $10.04 per share over the past 12 months, giving it a price-to-earnings ratio of 24.06. Click here for the full Dollar General Corp stock report.

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