Family Dollar Stores Inc (FDO.N)

FDO.N on New York Stock Exchange

79.46USD
18 Dec 2014
Price Change (% chg)

$0.21 (+0.26%)
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$79.25
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$79.50
Day's High
$79.60
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$79.20
Volume
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$80.50
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$55.64

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About

Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (Family Dollar) operates a chain of more than 7,900 general merchandise retail discount stores in 46 states, providing consumers with a selection of merchandise in neighborhood stores. The Company's merchandise assortment includes Consumables, Home Products, Apparel and Accessories, and Seasonal and... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.39
Market Cap (Mil.): $9,062.29
Shares Outstanding (Mil.): 114.35
Dividend: 0.31
Yield (%): 1.56

Financials

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UPDATE 3-Dollar General trims sales view; 'committed' to buying rival

Dec 4 - Dollar General Corp reined in its full-year sales forecast on Thursday and said it remained committed to buying Family Dollar Stores Inc, which would solidify its place as the No. 1 U.S. discount retailer.

04 Dec 2014

Dollar General sales rise, says committed to buying Family Dollar

Dec 4 - Dollar General Corp reported a 7.8 percent rise in quarterly sales and said it remained committed to buying Family Dollar Stores Inc, which has already agreed to be acquired by Dollar Tree Inc.

04 Dec 2014

UPDATE 2-Dollar Tree says expects fewer merger-related store divestitures

Nov 20 - Discount retailer Dollar Tree Inc said it was confident it would need to divest fewer stores than anticipated to win antitrust approval to buy Family Dollar Stores Inc.

20 Nov 2014

What to Watch in the Day Ahead - Thursday, Nov. 20

(The Day Ahead is an email and PDF publication that includes the day's major stories and events, analyses and other features. To receive The Day Ahead, Eikon users can register at . Thomson One users can register at RT/DAY/US. All times in ET/GMT) Apparel retailer Gap Inc reports third-quarter results. The company estimated revenue below analysts' expectations, citing weak October sales at its Gap and Banana Republic brands. Analysts expect the company to have a good holiday quarter given the

20 Nov 2014

Dollar General may have to shut more than 4,000 stores - NY Post

Nov 19 - Dollar General Corp may need to divest more than 4,000 stores to win approval from the U.S. Federal Trade Commission for its acquisition of Family Dollar Stores Inc, the New York Post reported, citing two sources close to the situation.

19 Nov 2014

UPDATE 1-Energizer expects full-year organic sales to be flat

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12 Nov 2014

Dollar General extends tender offer for Family Dollar shares again

- Dollar General Corp extended its tender offer for shares of Family Dollar Stores Inc to Dec. 31, until after a shareholder vote that will decide the fate of a rival bid by Dollar Tree Inc .

31 Oct 2014

UPDATE 1-Dollar General extends tender offer for Family Dollar shares again

Oct 31 - Dollar General Corp extended its tender offer for shares of Family Dollar Stores Inc to Dec. 31, until after a shareholder vote that will decide the fate of a rival bid by Dollar Tree Inc.

31 Oct 2014

Dollar General extends tender offer for Family Dollar again

Oct 31 - Dollar General Corp extended for the second time its tender offer to acquire shares of Family Dollar Stores Inc, as less than 4 percent of Family Dollar's shares had been tendered so far.

31 Oct 2014

UPDATE 1-Elliott names 7 for Family Dollar board, backs Dollar General bid

Oct 17 - Activist investor Elliott Advisors UK Ltd nominated seven candidates for election to Family Dollar Stores Inc's board as it looks to push for a sale of the dollar store operator to bigger rival Dollar General Corp.

18 Oct 2014

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