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Dollar General Corp (DG.N)

DG.N on New York Stock Exchange

104.98USD
14 Dec 2018
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Dollar General says, recently postponed increase in tariff rates on Chinese products may have "more significant" impact on business
Tuesday, 4 Dec 2018 

Dec 4 (Reuters) - Dollar General Corp ::DOLLAR GENERAL - RECENTLY POSTPONED INCREASE IN TARIFF RATES ON PRODUCTS FROM CHINA MAY HAVE "MORE SIGNIFICANT" IMPACT ON BUSINESS, CUSTOMERS’ BUDGETS.DOLLAR GENERAL CORP - TARIFFS ON PRODUCTS FROM CHINA CURRENTLY IN EFFECT HAVE NOT HAD MATERIAL IMPACT ON FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR FIRST THREE QUARTERS.  Full Article

Dollar General Corp Reports Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results
Tuesday, 4 Dec 2018 

Dec 4 (Reuters) - Dollar General Corp ::ORATION REPORTS THIRD QUARTER 2018 FINANCIAL RESULTS.SEES FY 2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE $5.85 TO $6.05.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.26.Q3 SAME STORE SALES ROSE 2.8 PERCENT.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE ESTIMATE $1.26 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.SEES FY 2018 SALES UP ABOUT 9 PERCENT.Q3 SALES $6.4 BILLION VERSUS REFINITIV IBES ESTIMATE OF $6.38 BILLION.UPDATES FISCAL 2018 GUIDANCE.ANNOUNCES FISCAL 2019 REAL ESTATE GROWTH PLAN.BOARD OF DIRECTORS DECLARES Q4 2018 CASH DIVIDEND OF $0.29 PER SHARE.FY EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $6.11, REVENUE VIEW $25.56 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.AS OF NOVEMBER 2, 2018, TOTAL MERCHANDISE INVENTORIES, AT COST, WERE $3.98 BILLION COMPARED TO $3.60 BILLION AS OF NOVEMBER 3, 2017.COMPANY EXPECTS SHARE REPURCHASES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2018 TO BE A MINIMUM OF $850 MILLION.NARROWING ITS EXPECTATIONS FOR CAPITAL EXPENDITURES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2018 TO A RANGE OF $725 MILLION TO $775 MILLION.AS A RESULT OF Q3 HURRICANES, OTHER DISASTERS, WILL RECORD GREATER-THAN-ANTICIPATED EXPENSES IN SECOND HALF OF 2018.EXPECT TO SEE AN ADDITIONAL ESTIMATED $0.04 IMPACT ON OUR Q4 DILUTED EPS.IMPACT TO Q3 EPS FROM HURRICANES AND OTHER DISASTERS WAS AN ESTIMATED $0.05 PER DILUTED SHARE.CONTINUES TO ANTICIPATE A CASH BENEFIT OF APPROXIMATELY $300 MILLION IN FISCAL YEAR 2018 AS A RESULT OF TCJA.EXPECT TO SEE AN ADDITIONAL ESTIMATED $0.04 IMPACT ON Q4 DILUTED EPS FROM HURRICANES AND OTHER DISASTERS.  Full Article

Dollar General Expects Pressures On Gross Margins To Continue In H2 - Conf Call
Thursday, 30 Aug 2018 

Aug 30 (Reuters) - Dollar General Corp ::DOLLAR GENERAL- PROFIT FORECAST INCLUDES IMPACT OF INCREASING TRANSPORT COSTS, CONTINUED MIX PRESSURES, INVESTMENTS IN LONG TERM GROWTH INITIATIVES.DOLLAR GENERAL EXPECT TO SEE PRESSURES ON GROSS MARGINS TO CONTINUE IN THE SECOND HALF OF THE YEAR- CONF CALL.DOLLAR GENERAL ON TARIFFS- WE ARE CAREFULLY WATCHING POTENTIAL FOR NEW HEADWINDS TO DEVELOP, PARTICULARLY AROUND TARIFFS - CONF CALL.DOLLAR GENERAL - OUR MERCHANTS, GLOBAL SOURCING TEAMS WORKING CLOSELY WITH VENDOR PARTNERS TO IDENTIFY OPPORTUNITIES TO MITIGATE IMPACT OF TARIFFS.DOLLAR GENERAL CEO- RISING FUEL PRICES, POTENTIAL LOSS OR REDUCTION OF GOVERNMENT BENEFITS MAY WEIGH ON CORE CUSTOMERS' OUTLOOK.DOLLAR GENERAL ON TOYS 'R' US LIQUIDATION- SEEING SOME BENEFITS FROM A COMPETITOR THAT'S NO LONGER WITH US.  Full Article

Dollar General Corp Reports Q1 Earnings Per Share $1.36
Thursday, 31 May 2018 

May 31 (Reuters) - Dollar General Corp ::ORATION REPORTS FIRST QUARTER 2018 FINANCIAL RESULTS; REITERATES FINANCIAL GUIDANCE FOR FISCAL YEAR 2018.DOLLAR GENERAL CORP <<>> Q1 SHR $1.36.DOLLAR GENERAL CORP <<>> SEES FY 2018 SHR $5.95 TO $6.15.DOLLAR GENERAL CORP <<>> Q1 SHR VIEW $1.40 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.DOLLAR GENERAL CORP <<>> Q1 SAME STORE SALES ROSE 2.1 PCT.DOLLAR GENERAL CORP <<>> Q1 SALES $6.1 BLN VS I/B/E/S VIEW $6.18 BLN.DOLLAR GENERAL CORP - COMPANY REITERATES FISCAL YEAR 2018 FINANCIAL GUIDANCE.DOLLAR GENERAL CORP - BELIEVES EFFECT OF UNSEASONABLY COLD & DAMP WEATHER ON CERTAIN PRODUCT CATEGORIES NEGATIVELY IMPACTED SAME-STORE SALES IN QTR.DOLLAR GENERAL CORP - AS OF MAY 4, 2018, TOTAL MERCHANDISE INVENTORIES, AT COST, WERE $3.59 BLN COMPARED TO $3.30 BLN AS OF MAY 5, 2017.DOLLAR GENERAL CORP - SHARE REPURCHASES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2018 ARE EXPECTED TO BE APPROXIMATELY $850 MLN.DOLLAR GENERAL CORP - CAPITAL EXPENDITURES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2018 ARE EXPECTED TO BE IN RANGE OF $725 MLN TO $800 MLN.DOLLAR GENERAL CORP - PLANS TO OPEN APPROXIMATELY 900 NEW STORES, REMODEL 1,000 STORES AND RELOCATE 100 STORES IN FISCAL YEAR 2018.DOLLAR GENERAL CORP <<>> Q1 SHR VIEW $1.40, REV VIEW $6.18 BLN -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.DOLLAR GENERAL CORP <<>> FY SHR VIEW $6.08, REV VIEW $25.47 BLN -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Appaloosa LP Dissolves Share Stake in Comcast, Southwest Airlines
Wednesday, 16 May 2018 

May 15 (Reuters) - Appaloosa LP::APPALOOSA LP CUTS SHARE STAKE IN BANK OF AMERICA CORP BY 36.1 PERCENT TO 11 MILLION SHARES - SEC FILING.APPALOOSA LP DISSOLVES SHARE STAKE IN SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CO.APPALOOSA LP TAKES SHARE STAKE OF 7.0 MILLION SHARES IN UBS GROUP AG.APPALOOSA LP UPS SHARE STAKE IN MGM RESORTS INTERNATIONAL BY 74.9 PERCENT TO 4.1 MILLION SHARES.APPALOOSA LP UPS SHARE STAKE IN MICRON TECHNOLOGY INC BY 28.7 PERCENT TO 35.4 MILLION SHARES.APPALOOSA LP DISSOLVES SHARE STAKE IN COMCAST CORP.APPALOOSA LP TAKES SHARE STAKE OF 1.3 MILLION SHARES IN LAM RESEARCH CORP.APPALOOSA LP UPS SHARE STAKE IN CAESARS ENTERTAINMENT CORP TO 12.7 MILLION SHARES FROM 5.9 MILLION SHARES.APPALOOSA LP UPS SHARE STAKE IN DOLLAR GENERAL CORP BY 47.3 PERCENT TO 1.2 MILLION SHARES.APPALOOSA LP TAKES SHARE STAKE OF 1.6 MILLION SHARES IN APPLIED MATERIALS INC.APPALOOSA LP CUTS SHARE STAKE IN NRG ENERGY INC TO 6.7 MILLION SHARES FROM 9.8 MILLION SHARES.APPALOOSA LP TAKES SHARE STAKE OF 2.9 MILLION SHARES IN WELLS FARGO & CO.APPALOOSA LP - CHANGE IN HOLDINGS ARE AS OF MARCH 31, 2018 AND COMPARED WITH THE PREVIOUS QUARTER ENDED AS OF DEC 31, 2017.  Full Article

Dollar General Corp Announces Pricing Of $500 Mln Of Senior Notes
Tuesday, 27 Mar 2018 

March 26 (Reuters) - Dollar General Corp ::DOLLAR GENERAL CORPORATION ANNOUNCES PRICING OF $500 MILLION OF SENIOR NOTES.DOLLAR GENERAL CORP - ‍ANNOUNCED PRICING OF OFFERING OF $500 MILLION OF 4.125% SENIOR NOTES DUE 2028​.DOLLAR GENERAL CORP - NOTES WILL MATURE ON MAY 1, 2028.  Full Article

Dollar General Files For Prospectus Supplement To Offer Up To $500 Million Aggregate Principal Amount Of Senior Notes Due 2028
Monday, 26 Mar 2018 

March 26 (Reuters) - Dollar General Corp ::DOLLAR GENERAL FILES FOR PROSPECTUS SUPPLEMENT TO OFFER UP TO $500 MILLION AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF SENIOR NOTES DUE 2028 - SEC FILING.  Full Article

Dollar General Reports Q4 Adjusted EPS $1.48
Thursday, 15 Mar 2018 

March 15 (Reuters) - Dollar General Corp ::DOLLAR GENERAL REPORTS FOURTH QUARTER AND FISCAL YEAR 2017 FINANCIAL RESULTS; COMPANY PROVIDES FINANCIAL GUIDANCE FOR FISCAL YEAR 2018.SEES FY 2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE $5.95 TO $6.15.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE $2.63.Q4 SALES $6.1 BILLION VERSUS I/B/E/S VIEW $6.21 BILLION.Q4 SAME STORE SALES ROSE 3.3 PERCENT.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.48 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.Q4 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.48.‍INCREASES SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM AUTHORIZATION BY $1.0 BILLION​.DOLLAR GENERAL - CURRENTLY ANTICIPATES A CASH BENEFIT OF APPROXIMATELY $300 MILLION IN FISCAL 2018 AS A RESULT OF TCJA.‍ 2018 SAME-STORE SALES GROWTH ESTIMATED TO BE IN MID-TWO PERCENT RANGE​.‍AS A RESULT OF A STRATEGIC REVIEW OF ITS REAL ESTATE PORTFOLIO, CLOSED AN INCREMENTAL 35 STORES DURING 2017 Q4​.SHARE REPURCHASES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2018 ARE EXPECTED TO BE APPROXIMATELY $850 MILLION.CAPITAL EXPENDITURES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2018 ARE EXPECTED TO BE IN RANGE OF $725 MILLION TO $800 MILLION..SEES FY 2018 SALES UP ABOUT 9 PERCENT.DOLLAR GENERAL - ‍STORE CLOSURES RESULTED IN ABOUT $28.3 MILLION OF RELATED PRE-TAX COSTS DURING Q4​.‍DECLARES INCREASED QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND OF $0.29 PER SHARE​.DOLLAR GENERAL - PROVISIONAL BENEFIT OF $311 MILLION, OR $1.15 PER DILUTED SHARE, FOR REMEASUREMENT OF DEFERRED TAX ASSETS AND LIABILITIES IN QUARTER​.PLANS TO OPEN APPROXIMATELY 900 NEW STORES, REMODEL 1,000 STORES AND RELOCATE 100 STORES IN FISCAL YEAR 2018​.  Full Article

Dollar General Announces Plans To Build New Distribution Center In Longview, Texas
Wednesday, 27 Dec 2017 

Dec 27 (Reuters) - Dollar General Corp ::DOLLAR GENERAL ANNOUNCES PLANS TO BUILD NEW DISTRIBUTION CENTER AND CREATE APPROXIMATELY 400 NEW JOBS IN LONGVIEW, TEXAS.DOLLAR GENERAL CORP SAYS CONSTRUCTION SHOULD BEGIN IN EARLY 2018.  Full Article

Dollar General- Anticipate 75% Of U.S. Population Will Be Within 5 Miles Of A Dollar General By FY2017 End
Thursday, 7 Dec 2017 

Dec 7 (Reuters) - Dollar General Corp ::ON CONF CALL - OUR STORES HAVE AN AVERAGE BASKET OF ABOUT 5 ITEMS AND AN AVERAGE TICKET OF ABOUT $12.ANTICIPATE THAT 75% OF U.S. POPULATION WILL BE WITHIN 5 MILES OF A DOLLAR GENERAL BY THE END OF FISCAL 2017.DOLLAR GENERAL - BELIEVE HAVE OPPORTUNITY TO EXPAND COOLER DOORS TO OFFER MORE PERISHABLE FOODS, ICE CREAM, SINGLE-SERVE DRINKS AND COLD BEER.DOLLAR GENERAL - IN 2018, PLAN TO EXPAND ELECTRONIC ARTICLE SURVEILLANCE TO AN INCREMENTAL 5,000 STORES.  Full Article

UPDATE 4-Dollar General cuts forecast on hurricane costs, warns of tariff hit

Dec 4 Dollar General Corp cut its full-year profit and sales forecasts on Tuesday and warned that proposed tariffs on Chinese imports could begin to have a greater impact on its business and customers, sending its shares down as much as 8.6 percent.