NYSE:DG - Dollar General Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $243.58
  • Forecasted Upside: 14.46 %
  • Number of Analysts: 19
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 2 Hold Ratings
  • 15 Buy Ratings
  • 1 Strong Buy Ratings
$212.80
+0.30 (1.20%)

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Analyst Price Target for DG

Analyst Price Target is $243.58
▲ +14.46% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 19 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Dollar General in the last 3 months. The average price target is $243.58, with a high forecast of $270.00 and a low forecast of $190.00. The average price target represents a 14.46% upside from the last price of $212.80.

This chart shows the closing price for DG for the last year in relation to the current analyst high, average, and low pricetarget.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 19 investment analysts is to buy stock in Dollar General. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 18 buy ratings
  • 4 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
4/25/2020
  • 2 strong buy ratings
  • 18 buy ratings
  • 4 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
7/24/2020
  • 2 strong buy ratings
  • 16 buy ratings
  • 4 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
10/22/2020
  • 2 strong buy ratings
  • 15 buy ratings
  • 4 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
1/20/2021
  • 2 strong buy ratings
  • 15 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
4/20/2021
  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 16 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
7/19/2021
  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 16 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
9/17/2021
  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 15 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
10/17/2021

Latest Recommendations

  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 15 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/27/2021Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetStrong-Buy$235.00 ➝ $260.00Low
8/27/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$225.00 ➝ $245.00Low
8/24/2021Telsey Advisory GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$235.00 ➝ $260.00Low
8/23/2021UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuyC$245.00Low
8/23/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$231.00 ➝ $253.00Low
8/17/2021OTR GlobalDowngradePositiveMedium
7/15/2021OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$225.00 ➝ $270.00Low
7/7/2021OppenheimerInitiated CoverageBuy$225.00High
6/1/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$226.00 ➝ $231.00Medium
5/28/2021CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$250.00 ➝ $260.00Medium
5/28/2021Piper SandlerBoost Price TargetOverweight$215.00 ➝ $230.00Medium
5/25/2021Telsey Advisory GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$215.00 ➝ $225.00Medium
5/25/2021OppenheimerReiterated RatingBuy$225.00Medium
5/24/2021Bank of AmericaDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$190.00High
5/18/2021Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Sector Perform$206.00 ➝ $207.00Low
5/12/2021Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector Perform$206.00 ➝ $207.00High
5/10/2021KeyCorpReiterated RatingOverweight ➝ Sector WeightN/A
4/12/2021UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$235.00 ➝ $240.00Medium
3/25/2021Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform$239.00 ➝ $206.00Low
3/24/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$224.00 ➝ $250.00Low
3/23/2021Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$245.00 ➝ $225.00Low
3/22/2021Evercore ISIUpgradeIn-Line ➝ OutperformMedium
3/19/2021Jefferies Financial GroupLower Price TargetBuy$260.00 ➝ $250.00Low
3/19/2021Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$239.00 ➝ $206.00High
3/19/2021Raymond JamesLower Price TargetStrong-Buy$250.00 ➝ $220.00High
3/19/2021KeyCorpLower Price TargetPositive ➝ Overweight$235.00 ➝ $220.00High
3/19/2021Telsey Advisory GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$245.00 ➝ $215.00High
3/15/2021Atlantic SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$243.00Low
3/9/2021OppenheimerLower Price TargetOutperform$240.00 ➝ $225.00Medium
2/25/2021Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$215.00Medium
2/16/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$250.00 ➝ $252.00Low
2/9/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$214.00 ➝ $241.00Low
1/26/2021Loop CapitalUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$260.00Low
12/7/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$240.00 ➝ $245.00Low
12/4/2020Loop CapitalBoost Price Target$210.00 ➝ $220.00Low
12/4/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price Target$223.00 ➝ $240.00Low
12/4/2020Smith Barney CitigroupBoost Price Target$235.00 ➝ $250.00Low
12/4/2020Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetStrong-Buy$235.00 ➝ $250.00Low
12/4/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$220.00 ➝ $245.00Low
11/30/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$230.00 ➝ $250.00Low
10/9/2020Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperform$250.00Low
9/18/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$230.00 ➝ $250.00High
8/31/2020KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$210.00 ➝ $225.00Low
8/28/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price Target$216.00 ➝ $236.00Low
8/28/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$200.00 ➝ $223.00Low
8/28/2020Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy$220.00 ➝ $229.00Low
8/28/2020Raymond JamesReiterated RatingBuy$235.00Medium
8/28/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$220.00 ➝ $230.00Medium
8/28/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetStrong-Buy ➝ Overweight$222.00 ➝ $240.00Low
8/28/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$210.00 ➝ $220.00Low
8/27/2020OppenheimerReiterated RatingBuy$225.00High
8/24/2020Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetStrong-Buy$210.00 ➝ $225.00High
8/24/2020Telsey Advisory GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$210.00 ➝ $225.00Medium
8/5/2020Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutral$182.00Medium
7/20/2020OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$205.00 ➝ $225.00Medium
7/1/2020Loop CapitalBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Hold$190.00 ➝ $200.00Low
6/15/2020GuggenheimBoost Price Target$170.00 ➝ $210.00Low
6/4/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$218.00 ➝ $222.00High
5/29/2020Telsey Advisory GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$200.00 ➝ $210.00Low
5/29/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$202.00 ➝ $218.00Low
5/29/2020Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetStrong-Buy$205.00 ➝ $210.00High
5/29/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$175.00 ➝ $200.00High
5/29/2020Loop CapitalReiterated RatingHold$190.00High
5/29/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$200.00 ➝ $218.00High
5/29/2020KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$200.00 ➝ $210.00High
5/28/2020OppenheimerInitiated CoverageBuy$205.00High
5/28/2020CfraBoost Price TargetStrong-Buy$220.00 ➝ $230.00Low
5/26/2020UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$175.00 ➝ $200.00Low
5/26/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$159.00 ➝ $187.00Low
5/25/2020Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingHoldLow
5/22/2020Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetStrong-Buy$165.00 ➝ $205.00Low
5/22/2020Telsey Advisory GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$182.00 ➝ $200.00Low
5/20/2020OppenheimerInitiated CoverageBuy$205.00Medium
5/18/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$202.00Low
5/13/2020Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy$200.00 ➝ $220.00Low
4/30/2020Loop CapitalDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$175.00Low
4/21/2020OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$180.00 ➝ $205.00Low
4/14/2020Edward JonesDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium
4/14/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$179.00 ➝ $190.00High
4/6/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$177.00 ➝ $188.00High
4/6/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$153.00 ➝ $159.00High
4/2/2020Cleveland ResearchUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyLow
4/1/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$184.00 ➝ $190.00Low
3/31/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$175.00High
3/17/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$174.00 ➝ $170.00High
3/13/2020Raymond JamesLower Price TargetStrong-Buy$185.00 ➝ $165.00Low
3/9/2020Telsey Advisory GroupReiterated RatingOutperformHigh
2/27/2020Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$169.00 ➝ $190.00High
2/24/2020Raymond JamesInitiated CoverageStrong-Buy$185.00Low
12/9/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHoldLow
12/6/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$170.00 ➝ $174.00Low
12/6/2019Telsey Advisory GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$168.00 ➝ $170.00Low
12/2/2019GuggenheimReiterated RatingBuy$165.00Medium
10/15/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$155.00 ➝ $170.00Low
9/24/2019CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$148.00 ➝ $184.00Low
9/23/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$173.00 ➝ $184.00Medium
9/11/2019Sanford C. BernsteinUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformLow
9/10/2019Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$145.00Medium
9/6/2019OppenheimerUpgradeOverweight$153.00 ➝ $173.00Low
9/5/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$153.00 ➝ $173.00Low
9/4/2019OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$150.00 ➝ $180.00Low
8/30/2019GuggenheimSet Price TargetBuy$165.00Low
8/30/2019Raymond JamesSet Price TargetBuy$180.00Low
8/30/2019UBS GroupSet Price TargetBuy$175.00Low
8/30/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$140.00 ➝ $175.00Low
8/30/2019Buckingham ResearchBoost Price TargetBuy$152.00 ➝ $178.00Low
8/30/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$142.00 ➝ $155.00Low
8/30/2019Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Neutral$130.00 ➝ $154.00Low
8/30/2019Piper Jaffray CompaniesBoost Price TargetOverweight$137.00 ➝ $170.00Low
8/30/2019BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$141.00 ➝ $180.00Low
8/30/2019KeyCorpSet Price TargetOverweight ➝ Buy$148.00 ➝ $180.00Low
8/30/2019Telsey Advisory GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$145.00 ➝ $168.00Low
8/29/2019Loop CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$156.00 ➝ $175.00Low
8/27/2019KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$140.00 ➝ $148.00Low
8/8/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$142.00 ➝ $152.00Low
7/25/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$140.00Low
6/17/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$135.00 ➝ $142.00Low
6/13/2019OppenheimerBoost Price TargetTop Pick ➝ Top Pick$135.00 ➝ $150.00Low
6/3/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$129.00 ➝ $135.00Low
5/31/2019Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetStrong-Buy$127.00 ➝ $146.00Low
5/31/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$133.00 ➝ $139.00Low
5/31/2019UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$126.00 ➝ $143.00Low
5/31/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$133.00 ➝ $140.00Low
5/31/2019Buckingham ResearchReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Positive$125.00 ➝ $152.00Low
5/31/2019KeyCorpReiterated RatingPositive ➝ Overweight$125.00 ➝ $140.00Medium
5/31/2019Telsey Advisory GroupReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$129.00 ➝ $138.00Medium
4/30/2019Loop CapitalUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$105.00 ➝ $152.00Low
4/24/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$118.00 ➝ $129.00Medium
4/10/2019Bank of AmericaSet Price TargetBuy$120.00 ➝ $133.00Low
4/5/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$121.00 ➝ $133.00High
3/20/2019Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageUnderperform ➝ Underperform$95.00Low
3/18/2019BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$102.00 ➝ $125.00Low
3/15/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$126.00 ➝ $133.00Medium
3/14/2019Telsey Advisory GroupReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$126.00High
3/6/2019CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$120.00 ➝ $144.00Low
3/4/2019OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$120.00 ➝ $130.00Low
2/28/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium
2/26/2019Raymond JamesSet Price TargetBuy$127.00Low
1/11/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$118.00 ➝ $129.00Low
1/10/2019BMO Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageOutperform$126.00 ➝ $115.50Medium
1/9/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$123.00Medium
12/26/2018Morgan StanleySet Price TargetBuy$115.00Low
12/10/2018CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$133.00 ➝ $120.00Low
12/4/2018Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetHold$108.00Medium
11/26/2018Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetHold$108.00Low
10/15/2018UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$110.00 ➝ $120.00Medium
9/25/2018Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Buy$125.00Low
9/2/2018Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetHold$108.00Medium
8/31/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$116.00 ➝ $118.00Medium
8/31/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$123.00 ➝ $125.00Medium
8/30/2018Loop CapitalBoost Price TargetHold$97.00 ➝ $105.00Medium
8/29/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$113.00 ➝ $118.00Low
8/28/2018MKM PartnersBoost Price TargetBuy$117.00Low
8/27/2018Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetHold$99.00Low
8/27/2018Buckingham ResearchBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$95.00 ➝ $107.00Medium
8/20/2018GuggenheimReiterated RatingBuy$115.00Low
7/6/2018CitigroupInitiated CoverageBuyLow
6/29/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$93.00 ➝ $99.00Low
6/26/2018Northcoast ResearchReiterated RatingNeutralLow
6/22/2018Raymond JamesUpgradeOutperform ➝ Strong-BuyLow
6/4/2018Gordon HaskettUpgradeAccumulate ➝ Buy$65.97 ➝ $67.00Medium
6/1/2018Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$103.00 ➝ $93.00Medium
6/1/2018Buckingham ResearchLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$98.00 ➝ $95.00Medium
6/1/2018BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$95.00 ➝ $90.00Medium
6/1/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$122.00 ➝ $116.00Medium
6/1/2018Telsey Advisory GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$120.00 ➝ $110.00Medium
5/30/2018Loop CapitalReiterated RatingHoldLow
5/29/2018Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetHold$103.00Low
5/11/2018Moffett NathansonDowngradeNeutral ➝ SellLow
4/25/2018Morgan StanleySet Price TargetOverweight ➝ Buy$121.00 ➝ $122.00Low
4/17/2018Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$103.00Low
4/17/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$70.00Low
4/16/2018Raymond JamesReiterated RatingStrong-Buy ➝ Outperform$110.00 ➝ $105.00Low
3/16/2018Morgan StanleySet Price TargetOverweight ➝ Buy$116.00 ➝ $121.00Low
3/15/2018Loop CapitalBoost Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$87.00 ➝ $97.00Low
3/14/2018Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$101.00Low
2/27/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$117.00 ➝ $113.00Low
2/22/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$94.00 ➝ $103.00Low
2/8/2018ArgusReiterated RatingHoldHigh
1/25/2018Telsey Advisory GroupUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$98.00 ➝ $120.00Medium
1/23/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$102.27 ➝ $117.00Low
1/17/2018OppenheimerInitiated CoverageOutperform$112.00Low
1/16/2018CitigroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$112.00High
1/11/2018Buckingham ResearchReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$93.00 ➝ $98.00High
12/20/2017Wolfe ResearchUpgradeUnderperform ➝ OutperformHigh
12/9/2017Raymond JamesSet Price TargetBuy$107.00Low
12/8/2017BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetHold$102.00Low
12/8/2017Telsey Advisory GroupBoost Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$86.00 ➝ $98.00Low
12/7/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$97.00Low
12/4/2017Moffett NathansonInitiated CoverageNeutralLow
12/4/2017UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy$85.00 ➝ $99.00High
12/3/2017Raymond JamesReiterated RatingBuy$107.00Low
11/20/2017MKM PartnersBoost Price TargetBuy$96.00N/A
11/15/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$79.00 ➝ $93.00N/A
11/14/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$89.00N/A
11/10/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldN/A
11/3/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageUnderperform ➝ Underperform$72.00N/A
10/10/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$85.00N/A
9/29/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$85.00Low
9/27/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ HoldLow
9/13/2017CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$87.00 ➝ $90.00Low
9/1/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold$79.00Low
9/1/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetHold$68.00 ➝ $73.00Low
8/25/2017Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy$90.00High
8/24/2017Loop CapitalReiterated RatingHold$76.00Medium
8/22/2017BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetHold$85.00Low
8/7/2017Buckingham ResearchReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$75.00Low
7/19/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$68.00Low
7/4/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold$78.00Low
6/6/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweight$85.00Low
6/3/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold$78.00 ➝ $79.00Low
6/2/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$76.00Low
6/2/2017Johnson RiceUpgradeAccumulate ➝ BuyLow
6/2/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$81.00 ➝ $85.00Low
6/2/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold ➝ Neutral$76.00 ➝ $85.00Low
6/1/2017Gordon HaskettUpgradeReduce ➝ AccumulateHigh
5/17/2017Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperform$88.00Low
5/9/2017Gordon HaskettInitiated CoverageReduce$67.00Low
4/19/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$68.00Low
4/18/2017Buckingham ResearchReiterated RatingNeutral$75.00Low
4/6/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold$78.00Medium
3/23/2017Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$62.00High
3/17/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$68.00Medium
3/17/2017GuggenheimLower Price Target$85.00Medium
3/14/2017Loop CapitalReiterated RatingHold$76.00Low
3/14/2017UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy$85.00N/A
3/13/2017GuggenheimReiterated RatingBuy ➝ In-Line$90.00Low
3/10/2017Buckingham ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$83.00 ➝ $75.00Low
3/2/2017Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetHold$69.00N/A
2/22/2017MKM PartnersReiterated RatingBuy$83.00N/A
2/6/2017Sanford C. BernsteinInitiated CoverageOutperform$91.00N/A
1/13/2017Bank of AmericaReiterated Ratingbuy ➝ neutralN/A
1/13/2017Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$81.00N/A
1/5/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$80.00N/A
12/7/2016Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageHold$76.00N/A
12/4/2016Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$72.00 ➝ $70.00N/A
12/2/2016Telsey Advisory GroupLower Price TargetMarket Perform$84.00 ➝ $78.00N/A
11/30/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$75.00 ➝ $70.00N/A
11/29/2016GuggenheimReiterated RatingBuy$90.00N/A
11/29/2016Buckingham ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$90.00N/A
(Data available from 10/18/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.15 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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10/18/2021

Current Sentiment

  • 4 very positive mentions
  • 15 positive mentions
  • 5 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions

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Dollar General Corp. engages in the operation of merchandise stores. Its offerings include food, snacks, health and beauty aids, cleaning supplies, basic apparel, housewares, and seasonal items. It sells brands including Clorox, Energizer, Procter & Gamble, Hanes, Coca-Cola, Mars, Unilever, Nestle, Kimberly-Clark, Kellogg's, General Mills, and PepsiCo. The company was founded by J. L. Turner and Hurley Calister Turner Sr. in 1939 and is headquartered in Goodlettsville, TN.
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Today's Range

Now: $212.80
Low: $212.67
High: $214.64

50 Day Range

MA: $221.72
Low: $205.61
High: $238.22

52 Week Range

Now: $212.80
Low: $173.50
High: $239.35

Volume

991,300 shs

Average Volume

1,999,573 shs

Market Capitalization

$49.65 billion

P/E Ratio

20.38

Dividend Yield

0.79%

Beta

0.5

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Dollar General?

The following sell-side analysts have issued research reports on Dollar General in the last twelve months: Atlantic Securities, Bank of America Co., Barclays PLC, BMO Capital Markets, Citigroup Inc., Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Evercore ISI, Jefferies Financial Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., KeyCorp, Loop Capital, Morgan Stanley, Oppenheimer Holdings Inc., OTR Global, Piper Sandler, Raymond James, Royal Bank of Canada, Smith Barney Citigroup, Telsey Advisory Group, UBS Group AG, Wells Fargo & Company, and Zacks Investment Research.
View the latest analyst ratings for DG.

What is the current price target for Dollar General?

19 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Dollar General in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $243.58, suggesting a possible upside of 14.5%. Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. has the highest price target set, predicting DG will reach $270.00 in the next twelve months. Bank of America Co. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $190.00 for Dollar General in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Dollar General?

Dollar General currently has 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings, 15 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe DG will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Dollar General.
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How do I contact Dollar General's investor relations team?

Dollar General's physical mailing address is 100 MISSION RIDGE, GOODLETTSVILLE TN, 37072. The company's listed phone number is (615) 855-4000. The official website for Dollar General is www.dollargeneral.com.