Dollar General (NYSE:DG)

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Retail’s Biggest Winners and Losers

Retailing is a notoriously competitive business and retail winners and losers can switch positions in a relative heartbeat. For the losers, the writing is often on the wall for a ...
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What Dollar Tree Earnings Mean for Dollar General

Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR) reported its fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened Wednesday. The company had $1.00 in earnings per share (EPS) on $2.48 billion in revenue, versus ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cameron, Dollar General, Genworth, Groupon, SunPower, Visa, Yahoo and More

Stocks were hit hard early Friday before the preliminary fourth-quarter gross domestic product reading. What has been observed over and over is that investors have bought the dips and pullbacks ...
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Merrill Lynch Sours on Dollar Stores Theme

Shareholders of Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) voted on January 22 to approve the merger with Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR). As a result, Merrill Lynch has come forth and ...
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Could Dollar General Lose Out on Family Dollar?

Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) is nearing the end of its hunt for a merger partner, and prospects are looking brighter for Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR), while Dollar General ...
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Family Dollar Earnings Tumble as Merger Vote Looms

Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) reported first-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Thursday. The discount retailer reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.44 on revenues of ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BP, CSX, Dollar General, EMC, Sprint, 3D Systems, Disney and More

Stocks were indicated lower again Wednesday morning after Tuesday's sell-off. Though this could be the third down day in a row, investors still keep showing that they will buy value ...
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FTC Tells Dollar Tree, Family Dollar to Divest Stores

The proposed acquisition of Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) by Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR) was first made public in late July, and now for the first time we ...
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Dollar General Earnings Still Dominated by Merger

Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) reported its third-quarter results Thursday before the market open as $0.78 in earnings per share and $4.72 billion in revenue. That was against Thomson Reuters ...
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Dollar General Earnings Likely Overshadowed by Merger Situation

Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) remains king of the dollar store theme. The retailer is also expected to report earnings before the market opens on Thursday morning. The big question ...
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Dollar Tree Earnings vs. Dollar General and Family Dollar Merger

Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR) will report its third-quarter earnings Thursday before the market open. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $0.64 in earnings per share and $2.06 billion in ...
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Jana Partners Increases Its Activist Stakes Handily

Jana Partners is a very well-known activist fund, and it has a solid track record of effecting change in some of the companies it gets involved in. Its latest 13F ...
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Dollar General Takes Its Offer to Family Dollar Shareholders

The battle between Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) and Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR) over which company will acquire Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) is primarily being fought between ...
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Halloween Spending to Reach $7.4 Billion

Halloween has become one of America’s most popular holidays, and spending on the holiday is rising as more adults partake in the festivities. Spending on Halloween costumes is expected to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Dollar Stores, Lululemon, Netflix, Sprint, T-Mobile, Alibaba and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Friday morning and the markets may finally be poised for a down week. Still, investors seem to be looking for opportunities with overlooked stocks or ...
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