Family Dollar Stores Inc (FDO.N)

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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: 0.33
Market Cap (Mil.): $6,880.28
Shares Outstanding (Mil.): 113.95
Dividend: 0.31
Yield (%): 2.05

Financials

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UPDATE 4-Family Dollar profit falls by a third as competition stiffens

July 10 - Discount retailer Family Dollar Stores Inc, under pressure from activist investor Carl Icahn to sell itself, said its profit fell by a third as the company cleared inventory ahead of planned store closures and competition intensified.

11 Jul 2014

Family Dollar profit falls by a third

July 10 - Discount retailer Family Dollar Stores Inc's quarterly profit fell by a third as the company resorted to discounts to clear inventory and competition intensified.

10 Jul 2014

UPDATE 2-Dollar General CEO to retire, Icahn's proposed merger in doubt

June 27 - Dollar General Corp said CEO Rick Dreiling will retire next year, throwing into doubt a proposal by Carl Icahn to merge the discount retailer with Family Dollar Stores Inc.

27 Jun 2014

Icahn threatens proxy war if Family Dollar not put up for sale

- Activist investor Carl Icahn asked struggling retailer Family Dollar Stores Inc to put itself up for sale immediately, threatening a proxy war to replace the company's entire board if a sale process was not started.

20 Jun 2014

UPDATE 2-Icahn threatens proxy war if Family Dollar not put up for sale

* Says will start proxy war to replace the company's board

20 Jun 2014

Carl Icahn says Family Dollar shold be put up for sale immediately

June 19 - Activist investor Carl Icahn said in a letter to Family Dollar Stores Inc that the company be put up for sale immediately, according to a regulatory filing.

20 Jun 2014

EXCLUSIVE - Icahn: Family Dollar poison pill puts damper on "friendly dialogue"

REUTERS - Billionaire shareholder activist Carl Icahn told Reuters on Monday that the Family Dollar Stores Inc poison pill is a "quintessential example" of attorneys "simply earning fees."

10 Jun 2014

Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions

(Updates Tyson Foods, Lloyds Banking, Family Dollar; adds all items below Family Dollar)

10 Jun 2014

Family Dollar adopts poison pill after Icahn sparks sales talk

- Family Dollar Stores Inc adopted a poison pill to buy time to consider any possible deal that activist investor Carl Icahn could push for after becoming its largest shareholder.

10 Jun 2014

UPDATE 3-Family Dollar adopts poison pill after Icahn sparks sales talk

June 9 - Family Dollar Stores Inc adopted a poison pill to buy time to consider any possible deal that activist investor Carl Icahn could push for after becoming its largest shareholder.

10 Jun 2014

Earnings vs. Estimates

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