Family Dollar Stores Inc (FDO.N)

FDO.N on New York Stock Exchange

78.76USD
19 Sep 2014
Price Change (% chg)

$0.11 (+0.14%)
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$78.65
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$78.93
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$78.56
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: 0.37
Market Cap (Mil.): $8,974.84
Shares Outstanding (Mil.): 113.95
Dividend: 0.31
Yield (%): 1.57

Financials

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Some Dollar Tree investors see advantages if Family Dollar bid fails

BOSTON - Some Dollar Tree Inc investors are crossing their fingers the company doesn't succeed in its $8.5 billion takeover of Family Dollar Stores Inc , saying it could expand and repurchase stock with the $305 million breakup fee while avoiding all the risk of a major acquisition.

12 Sep 2014

Some Dollar Tree investors see advantages if Family Dollar bid fails

BOSTON, Sept 11 - Some Dollar Tree Inc investors are crossing their fingers the company doesn't succeed in its $8.5 billion takeover of Family Dollar Stores Inc , saying it could expand and repurchase stock with the $305 million breakup fee while avoiding all the risk of a major acquisition.

12 Sep 2014

UPDATE 2-Dollarama profit rises as stores increase, customers spend more

Sept 11 - Canadian dollar-store operator Dollarama Inc reported a 15 percent rise in quarterly profit as its number of stores increased and customers spent more per visit.

11 Sep 2014

Dollar General goes hostile with Family Dollar bid

- Dollar General Corp took its $9.1 billion offer for Family Dollar Stores Inc hostile, directly approaching the shareholders of its smaller rival after being spurned twice by the company. | Video

10 Sep 2014

Dollar General nets $12.25 billion loan facility for Family Dollar hostile bid

NEW YORK (TRLPC) - Dollar General has lined up $12.25 billion of loan commitments from Goldman Sachs and Citigroup to back its now hostile $9.1 billion bid for rival Family Dollar, according to a regulatory filing.

10 Sep 2014

Dollar General nets $12.25bn loan facility for Family Dollar hostile bid

NEW YORK, Sept 10 (TRLPC) - Dollar General has lined up $12.25 billion of loan commitments from Goldman Sachs and Citigroup to back its now hostile $9.1 billion bid for rival Family Dollar, according to a regulatory filing.

10 Sep 2014

UPDATE 3-Dollar General goes hostile with Family Dollar bid

Sept 10 - Dollar General Corp took its $9.1 billion offer for Family Dollar Stores Inc hostile, directly approaching the shareholders of its smaller rival after being spurned twice by the company.

10 Sep 2014

Dollar General goes hostile with Family Dollar bid

Sept 10 - Dollar General Corp said it would take its $9.1 billion offer directly to shareholders of Family Dollar Stores Inc, after being spurned twice by its smaller rival.

10 Sep 2014

EXCLUSIVE-Dollar General to go hostile with $9.1 bln Family Dollar bid -sources

(Adds antitrust lawyer comment, background about the companies)

10 Sep 2014

Exclusive: Dollar General to go hostile with $9.1 billion Family Dollar bid - sources

NEW YORK - U.S. retailer Dollar General Corp is preparing to go hostile as soon as this week in its bid to buy rival Family Dollar Stores , taking its $9.1 billion offer directly to shareholders after being spurned twice by its smaller rival, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. 

10 Sep 2014

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