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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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Dollar General Not Giving Up on Family Dollar Acquisition

The announcement earlier Friday morning that Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) had rejected Dollar General Corp.’s (NYSE: DG) latest offer does not appear to have quelled Dollar General’s ardor ...
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Why Family Dollar Wants Dollar Tree Over Dollar General

Calling Family Dollar Stores Inc.’s (NYSE: FDO) rejection of the latest buyout from Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) “terse” would not be exactly the right word. The press release issued ...
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Dollar General Turns Up the Heat on Family Dollar

Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) Tuesday morning upped the stakes in the battle to acquire Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO). The discount retailer raised its all-cash offer for Family ...
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Dollar General Cuts Outlook Slightly, Still Committed to Family Dollar Acquisition

Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) reported second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The discount retailer reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.83 on revenues of $4.72 billion. In ...
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Dollar General Earnings Preview: In the Shadow of Possible Mergers

Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) is set to report earnings on Thursday before the market opens. These earnings loom as news for a potential merger between Dollar General and Family ...
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What to Expect From Dollar General Earnings

Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) is set to report its earnings on Thursday, August 28, in the morning before the market opens. The report comes at an important time when ...
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The Top 6 Earnings to Watch in the Week Ahead

While we are in the dog of days of summer and the end of August, the markets do have several key earnings to digest in the week ahead. 24/7 Wall St. has ...
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Did Family Dollar Reject Dollar General’s Cash to Preserve Levine’s Job?

The chairman and CEO of Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) sent a letter to the board of directors at Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) Wednesday night that called to ...
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Dollar Tree Earnings Take Back Seat to Bid for Family Dollar Stores

Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR) reported second-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Thursday. The discount retailer posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.61 on revenues of $2.03 ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Applied Materials, Pollo Loco, Dollar General, SolarCity, Urban Outfitters and More

Stocks were firm Tuesday morning after a recovery rally on Monday. It may be the dog days of summer, but investors have used the recent market volatility to accumulate some stocks ...
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