Atlas Capital Advisors LLC Has $63,000 Stake in Dollar General Corp. (NYSE:DG)

Atlas Capital Advisors LLC trimmed its holdings in Dollar General Corp. (NYSE:DG) by 16.8% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 396 shares of the company’s stock after selling 80 shares during the period. Atlas Capital Advisors LLC’s holdings in Dollar General were worth $63,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Other large investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. RiverFront Investment Group LLC bought a new stake in shares of Dollar General in the third quarter valued at about $9,453,000. Wedge Capital Management L L P NC lifted its holdings in shares of Dollar General by 422.7% in the third quarter. Wedge Capital Management L L P NC now owns 282,822 shares of the company’s stock valued at $44,952,000 after purchasing an additional 228,715 shares in the last quarter. Sigma Planning Corp lifted its holdings in shares of Dollar General by 5.4% in the third quarter. Sigma Planning Corp now owns 12,009 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,909,000 after purchasing an additional 619 shares in the last quarter. ARP Americas LP lifted its holdings in shares of Dollar General by 257.5% in the third quarter. ARP Americas LP now owns 6,400 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,017,000 after purchasing an additional 4,610 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Hudock Capital Group LLC bought a new stake in shares of Dollar General in the third quarter valued at about $28,000. 93.18% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

A number of analysts have recently commented on DG shares. Goldman Sachs Group restated a “buy” rating and issued a $108.00 price target on shares of Dollar General in a report on Thursday, October 24th. Buckingham Research boosted their price target on Dollar General from $152.00 to $178.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, August 30th. Wells Fargo & Co lowered Dollar General from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating and set a $140.00 target price on the stock. in a report on Thursday, July 25th. UBS Group reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $110.00 target price on shares of Dollar General in a report on Thursday, October 24th. Finally, Loop Capital reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $175.00 target price (up previously from $156.00) on shares of Dollar General in a report on Thursday, August 29th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and eighteen have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $154.82.

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DG opened at $157.86 on Friday. Dollar General Corp. has a 52-week low of $98.08 and a 52-week high of $166.98. The firm has a market capitalization of $41.05 billion, a PE ratio of 26.44, a PEG ratio of 2.37 and a beta of 0.53. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.49, a quick ratio of 0.12 and a current ratio of 1.14. The business’s 50-day simple moving average is $160.69 and its 200 day simple moving average is $142.12.

Dollar General (NYSE:DG) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 29th. The company reported $1.74 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.58 by $0.16. The firm had revenue of $6.98 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $6.89 billion. Dollar General had a return on equity of 25.34% and a net margin of 6.11%. The business’s revenue was up 8.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.52 earnings per share. On average, research analysts forecast that Dollar General Corp. will post 6.61 earnings per share for the current year.

The firm also recently declared a — dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, October 22nd. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, October 8th were given a dividend of $0.32 per share. This represents a yield of 0.8%. The ex-dividend date was Monday, October 7th. Dollar General’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 21.44%.

Dollar General Profile

Dollar General Corporation, a discount retailer, provides various merchandise products in the southern, southwestern, Midwestern, and eastern United States. The company offers consumable products, including paper and cleaning products, such as paper towels, bath tissues, paper dinnerware, trash and storage bags, and laundry and other home cleaning supplies; packaged food comprising cereals, canned soups and vegetables, condiments, spices, sugar, and flour; and perishables that include milk, eggs, bread, refrigerated and frozen food, beer, and wine.

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