Dollar General Corporation (DG) : Fridays money flow points at investors jumping to buy the stock on the weakness of price. $46.22 million worth of transactions were on upticks, whereas, the downticks accounted for $45.39 million worth of transactions. The net money flow was a positive $0.82 million and the uptick to downtick ratio was 1.02. The net money flow into the stock was $2.45 million. The lack of interest in trading on downticks shows that the investors dont want to sell their holdings. The upticks accounted for $2.45 million of the total block trades, indicating continued buying interest on weakness, which bodes well for the future of the stock. Dollar General Corporation (DG) was trading at $73.36, down $0.42 during day. The stock slid -0.57% over the previous days close. For the week, the stock recorded -2.83% over the previous weeks close.
The company Insiders own 0.22% of Dollar General Corporation shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by 27.73% . Institutional Investors own 85.07% of Dollar General Corporation shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of 7.56%.
In a related news, Calbert Michael M, director of Dollar General Corp, executed a transaction worth $981,890 on August 30, 2016. A total of 13,000 shares were purchased at an average price of $75.53. The Insider information was divulged by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing. The information is based on open market trades at the market prices.Option exercises are not covered.
Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $72.87 and the intraday high of $74.35 after having opened at $73.81 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $73.81, a loss of -0.62%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 4,301,243 shares. The stock failed to cross $74.35 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $73.78.
Dollar General Corporation (DG) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Dollar General Corporation (DG), hence the stock is down -22.2% 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 -3.37% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -22.31% and the stock has fallen -2.89% in the past 1 week.
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.