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Dollar General Corporation

Consumer Defensive
$195.34
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      Open PricePrev. CloseVolumeAvg. Volume
      $195.00$195.953,004,4422,068,383

      Fundamentals

      Market Cap$44.70B
      P/B Ratio7.1
      P/E Ratio18.6
      Enterprise Value$58.60B
      Div. Yield1.12%
      Book Value26.73
      EPS(TTM)10.24
      ROE38.60%
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      About the Company

      Headquartered in Goodlettsville, Tennessee, Dollar General Corporation is an American variety store chain. With around 16,000 stores across 46 US states, it claims to be America’s largest small-box retailer. It has 143,000 employees working in stores
      Headquartered in Goodlettsville, Tennessee, Dollar General Corporation is an American variety store chain. With around 16,000 stores across 46 US states, it claims to be America’s largest small-box retailer. It has 143,000 employees working in stores located in states like Alabama, Missouri, New Jersey, Florida, California, Ohio, Texas, Virginia, etc. It sells toys, personal care, pet products, cleaning supplies, food & beverage, health products, household items, apparel, beauty products, auto & hardware goods, and party & occasion items. Dollar also offers seasonal products and items for different holidays and festivities. The company has few privately owned brands, namely Good & Smart, Studio Selection, Clover Valley, Bobbie Brooks, Gentle Steps, DG Health, DG Home, Smart and Simple, True Living, DG Office, Rexall, Sweet Smile, and Comfort Bay. Other than these, it also retails products from world-renowned brands like Coca Cola, Clorox, Kimberly-Clark, Mars, Kellogg’s, Hanes, General Mills, Energizer, PepsiCo, Unilever, Procter & Gamble, and Nestle. It offers occasional sales and different types of discount coupons on its website. As of 2020, it has three subsidiaries under its umbrella, namely Dollar General Global Sourcing, Dolgencorp, and Dollar General Literacy Foundation. The company entered the New York Stock Exchange in 1968 under the trading symbol DG. In 2012, it entered the S&P 500 component index, and DG stock prices had also seen a great spike this year. In 1999, it joined the Fortune 500 list, and as of 2020, holds the 112th rank under it. In 2020, Fortune recognised Dollar in its Global 500 and World’s Most Admired Companies list. The company originated in Scottsville, Kentucky, as James Luther Turner stated to buy and liquidate bankrupt general stores. His son Cal Turner also joined his business, and together they opened J.L. Turner and Son in 1939. They later switched to retailing that took their annual sales to millions during the 1950s. It had 35 department stores in Tennessee and Kentucky by the mid-1950s, and in 1955 Cal came up with the idea of selling goods for a dollar. That year, its store in Kentucky was converted into the first Dollar General Store. Following which, as of 2020, it is one of the leaders in the retail industry.
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      OrganisationDollar General Corporation
      IndustryDiscount Stores
      HeadQuartersGoodlettsville, TN

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      FAQs on Dollar General Corporation

      Can I Buy Dollar General Corporation Shares in India?

      Yes, Dollar General Corporation shares can be bought in India by opening an international trading account with Groww.

      How to Buy Dollar General Corporation Shares in India?

      One can easily invest in Dollar General Corporation shares from India by: Direct Investment - Opening an international trading account with Groww which includes KYC verification in the US. Your account gets activated in a few minutes to a few hours, after which you can start adding funds in USD balance to buy Dollar General Corporation shares. Indirect Investment - Under this form of investment, you can choose either a Mutual Fund (MF) or an Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF) that invests in global shares and start investing in shares of Dollar General Corporation.

      What is the Share Price of Dollar General Corporation?

      The share price of Dollar General Corporation is in Dollars and if you are investing from India, you can always check the INR valuation before investing. The current Dollar General Corporation share price is $195.34 as of 25 May ‘22

      What is the Market Cap of Dollar General Corporation?

      The Dollar General Corporation market cap is $44.70B as of 25 May ‘22

      What is the PE and PB ratio of Dollar General Corporation?

      The PE and PB ratio of Dollar General Corporation is 18.6 and 7.1 as of 25 May ‘22
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