Family Dollar Stores Inc (FDO.N)

FDO.N on New York Stock Exchange

76.31USD
28 Jan 2015
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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: 0.47
Market Cap(Mil.): $8,768.99
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 114.45
Dividend: 0.31
Yield (%): 1.62

Financials

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UPDATE 2-Nelson Peltz slashes stake in Family Dollar

Jan 27 - Investor Nelson Peltz's Trian Fund Management LP slashed its stake in Family Dollar Stores Inc by more than two-thirds to 2.07 percent, days after the company's shareholders agreed to Dollar Tree Inc's $8.5 billion buyout offer.

27 Jan 2015

Nelson Peltz cuts stake in Family Dollar

Jan 27 - Activist investor Nelson Peltz's Trian Fund Management LP cut its stake in Family Dollar Stores Inc to 2.07 percent from 7.3 percent.

27 Jan 2015

Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions

Jan 22 - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Thursday:

23 Jan 2015

UPDATE 3-Family Dollar shareholders approve Dollar Tree deal

* Vote a loss for Family Dollar shareholders - Dollar General CEO

23 Jan 2015

Family Dollar shareholders approve Dollar Tree deal

Jan 22 - Family Dollar Stores Inc's shareholders approved the discount retailer's deal to be bought by Dollar Tree Inc, effectively putting Dollar General Corp out of the race to buy the company.

22 Jan 2015

UPDATE 3-Two proxy firms back Dollar Tree's bid for Family Dollar

Jan 14 - Changing their previous stance, two influential proxy advisory firms advised Family Dollar Stores Inc shareholders to vote for the retailer's acquisition by Dollar Tree Inc, saying the deal offered more certainty of closure.

15 Jan 2015

UPDATE 2-ISS reverses stance, backs Dollar Tree's bid for Family Dollar

Jan 14 - Institutional Shareholder Services advised Family Dollar Stores Inc shareholders to vote for the retailer's acquisition by Dollar Tree Inc, reversing its previous stance.

14 Jan 2015

Dollar Tree expects to shed less than 300 stores to buy Family Dollar

- Discount chain Dollar Tree Inc said it expects to divest fewer than 300 stores to satisfy U.S. regulators scrutinizing its proposed takeover of Family Dollar Stores Inc , and had already identified potential buyers.

13 Jan 2015

UPDATE 3-Dollar Tree expects to shed less than 300 stores to buy Family Dollar

* Family Dollar seeks Jan. 22 vote (Adds details on FTC wanting Dollar General divestitures)

13 Jan 2015

UPDATE 2-Dollar Tree expects to shed less than 300 stores to buy Family Dollar

* Family Dollar seeks Jan. 22 vote (Adds analysts' comments, details)

12 Jan 2015

Earnings vs. Estimates

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