DG: Dollar General Corporation - Summary | Jitta

Dollar General Corporation

NYSE:DG

Price
$209.31
Loss Chance
42.0%
7.68JITTA SCORE
4.48%Over Jitta Line
Jitta Ranking
312 / 4,503
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HISTORICAL JITTA SCORE
Jitta Factors
Growth Opportunity (76)
Recent Business Performance (72)
Financial Strength (69)
Return to Shareholders (95)
Competitive Advantage (79)
Jitta Signs
Revenue and EarningConsistent Growth in the past 5 years
Recent Business PerformanceEarning Growth Last Year
Operating MarginConsistent
Return on EquityConsistently High
Dividend PayoutIncreasing Every Year
Share RepurchaseEvery Year
Interest Coverage RatioVery Good
SG&A to SalesDecreasing
Cash Conversion CycleLess than 60 days
Key Stats
Jitta Score
Jitta Line
7.68
4.48%
General Merchandise Stores
6.61
22.87%
6.37
39.51%
4.06
192.01%
COMPANY DESCRIPTION
Dollar General Corporation, a discount retailer, provides various merchandise products in the southern, southwestern, Midwestern, and eastern United States. The company offers consumable products, including paper and cleaning products, such as paper towels, bath tissues, paper dinnerware, trash and storage bags, and laundry products; packaged food comprising cereals, canned soups and vegetables, condiments, spices, sugar, and flour; and perishables that include milk, eggs, bread, refrigerated and frozen food, beer, and wine. Its consumable products also comprise snacks, such as candies, cookies, crackers, salty snacks, and carbonated beverages; health and beauty products, including over-the-counter medicines and personal care products, such as soaps, body washes, shampoos, cosmetics, and dental hygiene and foot care products; pet supplies and pet food; and tobacco products. In addition, the company offers seasonal products comprising holiday items, toys, batteries, small electronics, greeting cards, stationery, prepaid phones and accessories, gardening supplies, hardware, and automotive and home office supplies; and home products that include kitchen supplies, cookware, small appliances, light bulbs, storage containers, frames, candles, craft supplies and kitchen, and bed and bath soft goods. Further, it provides apparel, which comprise casual everyday apparel for infants, toddlers, girls, boys, women, and men, as well as socks, underwear, disposable diapers, shoes, and accessories. As of February 26, 2021, Dollar General Corporation operated 17,266 stores in 46 states in the United States. The company was formerly known as J.L. Turner & Son, Inc. and changed its name to Dollar General Corporation in 1968. Dollar General Corporation was founded in 1939 and is based in Goodlettsville, Tennessee.