Dollar General Corporation (DG) has risen sharply, recording gains of 1.35% in the past 4 weeks. However, the stock has corrected -0.43% in the past 1 week, providing a good buying opportunity on dips. Dollar General Corporation (DG) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Dollar General Corporation (DG), hence the stock is down -1.95% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -0.37% relative to the S&P 500.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.81% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 3.99%. Dollar General Corporation is up 15.98% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 32.57%.
Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $95.11 with an intraday high of $95.34. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $94.46. However, the stock managed to close at $94.74, a loss of 0.35% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $95.07. The total traded volume of the day was 1,684,505 shares.
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.