Dollar General Corporation (DG) has been under a strong bear grip, hence the stock is down -19.21% when compared to the S&P 500 in the past 4 weeks. However, in the near-term, buying emerged at lower levels and the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.34% in the past 1 week. The stock has risen by 1.88% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -20.85% in the past 4 weeks.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 7.1% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 17.18%.The 200 Day SMA reached 11.35% Dollar General Corporation has dropped 19.86% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 0.99%.
Dollar General Corporation (DG) : Average target price received by Dollar General Corporation (DG) is $88.13 with an expected standard deviation of $7.4. The most aggressive target on the stock is $98, whereas the most downbeat target is $78. 15 financial analysts are currently covering the stock.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $71.11 and the intraday high of $72.36 after having opened at $71.89 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $71.89, a loss of -0.85%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 9,022,576 shares. The stock failed to cross $72.36 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $72.53.
Dollar General Corporation is the discount retailer in the United States. The Company offers a selection of merchandise, including consumables, seasonal, home products and apparel. Consumables category includes paper and cleaning products; packaged food; perishables; snacks; health and beauty; pet and tobacco products. Seasonal products include decorations, toys, batteries, small electronics, greeting cards, stationery, prepaid phones and accessories, gardening supplies, hardware, automotive and home office supplies. Home products includes kitchen supplies, cookware, small appliances, light bulbs, storage containers, frames, candles, craft supplies and kitchen, bed and bath soft goods. Apparel includes casual everyday apparel for infants, toddlers, girls, boys, women and men, as well as socks, underwear, disposable diapers, shoes and accessories. Its merchandise includes national brands and private brands selections. It operates approximately 11,879 stores located in over 43 states.