Dollar General - DG Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $269.85
  • Forecasted Upside: 12.50 %
  • Number of Analysts: 14
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 3 Hold Ratings
  • 10 Buy Ratings
  • 1 Strong Buy Ratings
$239.86
▲ +0.39 (0.16%)

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Analyst Price Target for DG

Analyst Price Target is $269.85
▲ +12.50% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 14 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Dollar General in the last 3 months. The average price target is $269.85, with a high forecast of $296.00 and a low forecast of $210.00. The average price target represents a 12.50% upside from the last price of $239.86.

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 14 polled 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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  • 2 strong buy ratings
  • 14 buy ratings
  • 5 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
4/9/2021
  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 14 buy ratings
  • 5 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
7/8/2021
  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 15 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
10/6/2021
  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 13 buy ratings
  • 4 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
1/4/2022
  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 9 buy ratings
  • 5 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
4/4/2022
  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 11 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
7/3/2022
  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 10 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
9/1/2022
  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 10 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
10/1/2022

Latest Recommendations

  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 10 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/16/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Target$287.00 ➝ $294.00Low
8/29/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuy$266.00 ➝ $265.00Low
8/26/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetBuy$258.00 ➝ $296.00Low
8/26/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight$250.00 ➝ $270.00Low
8/26/2022Raymond JamesBoost TargetStrong-Buy$260.00 ➝ $285.00Low
8/26/2022Piper SandlerBoost TargetOverweight$265.00 ➝ $273.00Low
8/24/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Target$264.00 ➝ $266.00Low
8/22/2022Telsey Advisory GroupBoost TargetOutperform$260.00 ➝ $280.00Low
8/22/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetOverweight$260.00 ➝ $275.00Low
8/15/2022BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$265.00Low
8/5/2022Truist FinancialBoost TargetHold$227.00 ➝ $262.00Low
7/19/2022OppenheimerBoost TargetOutperform$240.00 ➝ $275.00Low
7/14/2022Gordon HaskettUpgradeHold ➝ BuyLow
7/14/2022CitigroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$258.00Low
6/16/2022Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$225.00 ➝ $250.00Medium
5/27/2022Truist FinancialBoost TargetHold$178.00 ➝ $227.00Medium
5/26/2022OppenheimerBoost Target$240.00Low
5/25/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Target$242.00 ➝ $234.00Low
5/24/2022Telsey Advisory GroupLower TargetOutperform$265.00 ➝ $230.00Low
5/20/2022Loop CapitalReiterated RatingBuyHigh
5/20/2022OppenheimerLower Target$230.00High
5/20/2022Gordon HaskettDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$210.00High
5/19/2022Truist FinancialLower TargetHold$215.00 ➝ $178.00Low
3/18/2022Raymond JamesReiterated RatingBuy$260.00Low
3/18/2022BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetOutperform$250.00 ➝ $265.00High
3/18/2022Telsey Advisory GroupBoost TargetOutperform$260.00 ➝ $265.00High
3/18/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy$230.00 ➝ $242.00High
3/18/2022Truist FinancialLower TargetHold$228.00 ➝ $215.00High
3/18/2022Piper SandlerLower TargetOverweight$270.00 ➝ $265.00High
3/17/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Target$220.00 ➝ $255.00High
3/15/2022OppenheimerLower TargetOutperform$270.00 ➝ $240.00High
3/14/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetOverweight$272.00 ➝ $263.00Low
2/28/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuy$251.00 ➝ $230.00Low
2/25/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$220.00High
1/18/2022Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$250.00 ➝ $225.00Medium
1/13/2022Truist FinancialInitiated CoverageHold$228.00High
1/6/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$220.00High
12/9/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingBuyLow
12/6/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight$245.00 ➝ $250.00Low
12/3/2021BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$250.00High
12/3/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuy$254.00 ➝ $251.00High
8/27/2021Raymond JamesBoost TargetStrong-Buy$235.00 ➝ $260.00Low
8/27/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight$225.00 ➝ $245.00Low
8/24/2021Telsey Advisory GroupBoost TargetOutperform$235.00 ➝ $260.00Low
8/23/2021UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuyC$245.00Low
8/23/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy$231.00 ➝ $253.00Low
8/17/2021OTR GlobalDowngradePositiveMedium
7/15/2021OppenheimerBoost TargetOutperform$225.00 ➝ $270.00Low
7/7/2021OppenheimerInitiated CoverageBuy$225.00High
6/1/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy$226.00 ➝ $231.00Medium
5/28/2021CitigroupBoost TargetBuy$250.00 ➝ $260.00Medium
5/28/2021Piper SandlerBoost TargetOverweight$215.00 ➝ $230.00Medium
5/25/2021Telsey Advisory GroupBoost 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 TargetBuy$235.00 ➝ $240.00Medium
3/25/2021Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform$239.00 ➝ $206.00Low
3/24/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight$224.00 ➝ $250.00Low
3/23/2021Morgan StanleyLower TargetOverweight$245.00 ➝ $225.00Low
3/22/2021Evercore ISIUpgradeIn-Line ➝ OutperformMedium
3/19/2021Jefferies Financial GroupLower TargetBuy$260.00 ➝ $250.00Low
3/19/2021Royal Bank of CanadaLower TargetOutperform$239.00 ➝ $206.00High
3/19/2021Raymond JamesLower TargetStrong-Buy$250.00 ➝ $220.00High
3/19/2021KeyCorpLower TargetPositive ➝ Overweight$235.00 ➝ $220.00High
3/19/2021Telsey Advisory GroupLower TargetOutperform$245.00 ➝ $215.00High
3/15/2021Atlantic SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$243.00Low
3/9/2021OppenheimerLower TargetOutperform$240.00 ➝ $225.00Medium
2/25/2021Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$215.00Medium
2/16/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost 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 TargetOverweight$240.00 ➝ $245.00Low
12/4/2020Loop CapitalBoost Target$210.00 ➝ $220.00Low
12/4/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Target$223.00 ➝ $240.00Low
12/4/2020Smith Barney CitigroupBoost Target$235.00 ➝ $250.00Low
12/4/2020Raymond JamesBoost TargetStrong-Buy$235.00 ➝ $250.00Low
12/4/2020BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$220.00 ➝ $245.00Low
11/30/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetOverweight$230.00 ➝ $250.00Low
10/9/2020Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperform$250.00Low
9/18/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight$230.00 ➝ $250.00High
8/31/2020KeyCorpBoost TargetOverweight$210.00 ➝ $225.00Low
8/28/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Target$216.00 ➝ $236.00Low
8/28/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetOutperform$200.00 ➝ $223.00Low
8/28/2020Bank of AmericaBoost TargetBuy$220.00 ➝ $229.00Low
8/28/2020Raymond JamesReiterated RatingBuy$235.00Medium
8/28/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight$220.00 ➝ $230.00Medium
8/28/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetStrong-Buy ➝ Overweight$222.00 ➝ $240.00Low
8/28/2020BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$210.00 ➝ $220.00Low
8/27/2020OppenheimerReiterated RatingBuy$225.00High
8/24/2020Raymond JamesBoost TargetStrong-Buy$210.00 ➝ $225.00High
8/24/2020Telsey Advisory GroupBoost TargetOutperform$210.00 ➝ $225.00Medium
8/5/2020Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutral$182.00Medium
7/20/2020OppenheimerBoost TargetOutperform$205.00 ➝ $225.00Medium
7/1/2020Loop CapitalBoost TargetPositive ➝ Hold$190.00 ➝ $200.00Low
6/15/2020GuggenheimBoost Target$170.00 ➝ $210.00Low
6/4/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight$218.00 ➝ $222.00High
5/29/2020Telsey Advisory GroupBoost TargetOutperform$200.00 ➝ $210.00Low
5/29/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight$202.00 ➝ $218.00Low
5/29/2020Raymond JamesBoost TargetStrong-Buy$205.00 ➝ $210.00High
5/29/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetOutperform$175.00 ➝ $200.00High
5/29/2020Loop CapitalReiterated RatingHold$190.00High
5/29/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight$200.00 ➝ $218.00High
5/29/2020KeyCorpBoost TargetOverweight$200.00 ➝ $210.00High
5/28/2020OppenheimerInitiated CoverageBuy$205.00High
5/28/2020CfraBoost TargetStrong-Buy$220.00 ➝ $230.00Low
5/26/2020UBS GroupBoost TargetBuy$175.00 ➝ $200.00Low
5/26/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetHold$159.00 ➝ $187.00Low
5/25/2020Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingHoldLow
5/22/2020Raymond JamesBoost TargetStrong-Buy$165.00 ➝ $205.00Low
5/22/2020Telsey Advisory GroupBoost 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 TargetBuy$200.00 ➝ $220.00Low
4/30/2020Loop CapitalDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$175.00Low
4/21/2020OppenheimerBoost TargetOutperform$180.00 ➝ $205.00Low
4/14/2020Edward JonesDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium
4/14/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperform$179.00 ➝ $190.00High
4/6/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight$177.00 ➝ $188.00High
4/6/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetHold ➝ Hold$153.00 ➝ $159.00High
4/1/2020CitigroupBoost TargetBuy$184.00 ➝ $190.00Low
3/31/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$175.00High
3/17/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetOverweight$174.00 ➝ $170.00High
3/13/2020Raymond JamesLower 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 TargetOverweight$170.00 ➝ $174.00Low
12/6/2019Telsey Advisory GroupBoost TargetOutperform$168.00 ➝ $170.00Low
12/2/2019GuggenheimReiterated RatingBuy$165.00Medium
10/15/2019Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight$155.00 ➝ $170.00Low
9/24/2019CitigroupBoost TargetBuy$148.00 ➝ $184.00Low
9/23/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost 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 TargetOverweight$153.00 ➝ $173.00Low
9/4/2019OppenheimerBoost TargetOutperform$150.00 ➝ $180.00Low
8/30/2019GuggenheimSet TargetBuy$165.00Low
8/30/2019Raymond JamesSet TargetBuy$180.00Low
8/30/2019UBS GroupSet TargetBuy$175.00Low
8/30/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetOutperform$140.00 ➝ $175.00Low
8/30/2019Buckingham ResearchBoost TargetBuy$152.00 ➝ $178.00Low
8/30/2019Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight$142.00 ➝ $155.00Low
8/30/2019Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOverweight ➝ Neutral$130.00 ➝ $154.00Low
8/30/2019Piper Jaffray CompaniesBoost TargetOverweight$137.00 ➝ $170.00Low
8/30/2019BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$141.00 ➝ $180.00Low
8/30/2019KeyCorpSet TargetOverweight ➝ Buy$148.00 ➝ $180.00Low
8/30/2019Telsey Advisory GroupBoost TargetOutperform$145.00 ➝ $168.00Low
8/29/2019Loop CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$156.00 ➝ $175.00Low
8/27/2019KeyCorpBoost 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 TargetOverweight$135.00 ➝ $142.00Low
6/13/2019OppenheimerBoost TargetTop Pick ➝ Top Pick$135.00 ➝ $150.00Low
6/3/2019Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight$129.00 ➝ $135.00Low
5/31/2019Raymond JamesBoost TargetStrong-Buy$127.00 ➝ $146.00Low
5/31/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperform$133.00 ➝ $139.00Low
5/31/2019UBS GroupBoost TargetBuy$126.00 ➝ $143.00Low
5/31/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost 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 TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$118.00 ➝ $129.00Medium
4/10/2019Bank of AmericaSet TargetBuy$120.00 ➝ $133.00Low
4/5/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost 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 TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$126.00 ➝ $133.00Medium
3/14/2019Telsey Advisory GroupReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$126.00High
3/6/2019CitigroupBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$120.00 ➝ $144.00Low
3/4/2019OppenheimerBoost TargetOutperform$120.00 ➝ $130.00Low
2/28/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium
2/26/2019Raymond JamesSet TargetBuy$127.00Low
1/11/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$118.00 ➝ $129.00Low
1/10/2019BMO Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageOutperform$126.00 ➝ $115.50Medium
1/9/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight$123.00Medium
12/26/2018Morgan StanleySet TargetBuy$115.00Low
12/10/2018CitigroupLower TargetBuy ➝ Buy$133.00 ➝ $120.00Low
12/4/2018Credit Suisse GroupSet TargetHold$108.00Medium
11/26/2018Credit Suisse GroupSet 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 TargetHold$108.00Medium
8/31/2018Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$116.00 ➝ $118.00Medium
8/31/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$123.00 ➝ $125.00Medium
8/30/2018Loop CapitalBoost TargetHold$97.00 ➝ $105.00Medium
8/29/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$113.00 ➝ $118.00Low
8/28/2018MKM PartnersBoost TargetBuy$117.00Low
8/27/2018Credit Suisse GroupSet TargetHold$99.00Low
8/27/2018Buckingham ResearchBoost TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$95.00 ➝ $107.00Medium
8/20/2018GuggenheimReiterated RatingBuy$115.00Low
7/6/2018CitigroupInitiated CoverageBuyLow
6/29/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost 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 TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$103.00 ➝ $93.00Medium
6/1/2018Buckingham ResearchLower TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$98.00 ➝ $95.00Medium
6/1/2018BarclaysLower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$95.00 ➝ $90.00Medium
6/1/2018Morgan StanleyLower TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$122.00 ➝ $116.00Medium
6/1/2018Telsey Advisory GroupLower TargetOutperform$120.00 ➝ $110.00Medium
5/30/2018Loop CapitalReiterated RatingHoldLow
5/29/2018Credit Suisse GroupSet TargetHold$103.00Low
5/11/2018Moffett NathansonDowngradeNeutral ➝ SellLow
4/25/2018Morgan StanleySet 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 TargetOverweight ➝ Buy$116.00 ➝ $121.00Low
3/15/2018Loop CapitalBoost TargetHold ➝ Hold$87.00 ➝ $97.00Low
3/14/2018Royal Bank of CanadaLower 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 TargetBuy$107.00Low
12/8/2017BMO Capital MarketsSet TargetHold$102.00Low
12/8/2017Telsey Advisory GroupBoost TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$86.00 ➝ $98.00Low
12/7/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost 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 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
(Data available from 10/1/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.31 (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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  • 5 very positive mentions
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  • 2 negative mentions
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3/5/2022
  • 15 very positive mentions
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4/4/2022
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5/4/2022
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6/3/2022
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7/3/2022
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8/2/2022
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9/1/2022
  • 8 very positive mentions
  • 36 positive mentions
  • 4 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
10/1/2022

Current Sentiment

  • 8 very positive mentions
  • 36 positive mentions
  • 4 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
Dollar General logo
Dollar General Corporation, a discount retailer, provides various merchandise products in the southern, southwestern, Midwestern, and eastern United States. It offers consumable products, including paper and cleaning products, such as paper towels, bath tissues, paper dinnerware, trash and storage bags, disinfectants, and laundry products; packaged food comprising cereals, pasta, canned soups, fruits and vegetables, condiments, spices, sugar, and flour; and perishables that include milk, eggs, bread, refrigerated and frozen food, beer, and wine. The company's consumable products also comprise snacks, such as candies, cookies, crackers, salty snacks, and carbonated beverages; health and beauty products, including over-the-counter medicines and personal care products, such as soaps, body washes, shampoos, cosmetics, and dental hygiene and foot care products; pet supplies and pet food; and tobacco products. In addition, it offers seasonal products comprising holiday items, toys, batteries, small electronics, greeting cards, stationery, prepaid phones and accessories, gardening supplies, hardware, and automotive and home office supplies; and home products that include kitchen supplies, cookware, small appliances, light bulbs, storage containers, frames, candles, craft supplies and kitchen, and bed and bath soft goods. Further, the company provides apparel, which comprise casual everyday apparel for infants, toddlers, girls, boys, women, and men, as well as socks, underwear, disposable diapers, shoes, and accessories. As of February 25, 2022, it operated 18,190 stores in 47 states in the United States. The company was formerly known as J.L. Turner & Son, Inc. and changed its name to Dollar General Corporation in 1968. Dollar General Corporation was founded in 1939 and is based in Goodlettsville, Tennessee.
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Today's Range

Now: $239.86
Low: $236.81
High: $244.47

50 Day Range

MA: $246.05
Low: $235.85
High: $257.66

52 Week Range

Now: $239.86
Low: $183.25
High: $262.20

Volume

2,226,406 shs

Average Volume

1,971,443 shs

Market Capitalization

$54.11 billion

P/E Ratio

23.89

Dividend Yield

0.92%

Beta

0.42

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: BMO Capital Markets, Citigroup Inc., Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Gordon Haskett, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Loop Capital, Morgan Stanley, Oppenheimer Holdings Inc., Piper Sandler, Raymond James, StockNews.com, Telsey Advisory Group, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., Truist Financial Co., and Wells Fargo & Company.
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What is the current price target for Dollar General?

13 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Dollar General in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $269.85, suggesting a possible upside of 12.5%. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. has the highest price target set, predicting DG will reach $296.00 in the next twelve months. Gordon Haskett has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $210.00 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 3 hold ratings, 10 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. Learn More about contacing Dollar General investor relations.