Discount stores

Where the shares of Dollar General Corp. (DG) drop in the discount store realm after rising 0.64% this week?

Dollar General Corp. (DG) is at the top of the discount store industry according to InvestorsObserver. DG received an overall rating of 71, meaning it scores above 71% of all actions. Dollar General Corp. also earned a score of 92 in the discount store industry, which puts it above 92% of discount store stocks. Discount stores are ranked 47th out of 148 industries.

DG has an overall score of 71. Find out what this means for you and get the rest of the DG leaderboard!

What do these notes mean?

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

Dollar General Corp. (DG) is up 0.87% while the S&P 500 fell -1.51% at 1:08 p.m. Tuesday, July 5. DG is up $2.13 from the previous closing price of $246.20 on volume of 804,051 shares. Over the past year, the S&P 500 is down -13.26% while the DG is up 13.70%. DG has earned $9.75 per share over the past 12 months, giving it a price-to-earnings ratio of 25.46. Click here for the full Dollar General Corp stock report.

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