Family Dollar Stores (NYSE:FDO)

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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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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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Is the Bidding Over for Family Dollar Stores?

Nearly everyone expected a higher bid for Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) after the first buyout offer from Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR). It wasn’t so much that the ...
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Will Dollar General Bid Take the Family Dollar Prize?

Update: Monday morning’s bid by Dollar General to acquire competitor Family Dollar Stores may not be the last word. But where will another bidder come from? Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: ...
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America’s Fastest-Growing Retailers

After the recession, retailers are growing once again and, increasingly, moving online. In the first quarter of 2014, retail sales were 2.4% higher than the same time the year before, ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AcelRx, Alcoa, Costco, Lululemon, Walmart, Trulia and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Tuesday morning despite sanctions in Russia. Investors still want upside from their investments, but they seem to be looking at individual companies and sectors rather ...
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Icahn ‘Extremely Pleased’ With Family Dollar’s Acquisition

When Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR) announced that it would acquire competitor Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) for a cool $8.5 billion, there was no word from activist investor ...
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