Shares of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) Sees Large Inflow of Net Money Flow

Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) saw its share price trade relatively negative in the recent trading session. The share price was last updated to $90.74 with a loss of -0.45 points or -0.49%. The net money flow was $18.46 million and the up/down ratio was 1.63. Approximately $47.6 million was the inflow in upticks and $29.15 million was the outflow in downticks. On a weekly measure, the shares have seen a price change of -1.15%.The shares witnessed a block transaction with a net money flow of $17.92 million. The total money in uptick was $19.5 million and in downtick was $1.58 million with the up/down ratio reaching 12.32.


Currently the company Insiders own 0.22% of Dollar General Corporation shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -19.53% . Institutional Investors own 88.62% of Dollar General Corporation shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -38.62%. On the companys insider trading activities, The officer (SVP & Chief Accounting Officer), of Dollar General Corp, Elliott Anita C had unloaded 2,947 shares at $91.11 per share in a transaction on June 3, 2016. The total value of transaction was $268,501. The Insider information was revealed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.

Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) stock ended Monday session in the red zone in a volatile trading. The stock closed down 0.45 points or 0.49% at $90.74 with 2,077,904 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $91.14, the shares hit an intraday low of $90.61 and an intraday high of $91.95 and the price was in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $25,750 million and the number of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 283,778,290 shares. The 52-week high of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) is $92 and the 52-week low is $59.75.

Many analysts have stated their opinion on the company shares. Equity analysts at the Brokerage firm Citigroup maintains its rating on Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG). The rating major has initiated the coverage with buy rating on the shares. The Analysts at Citigroup raises the price target from $98 per share to $107 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on June 6, 2016.

Dollar General Corporation is the discount retailer in the United States. The Company offers a selection of merchandise, including consumables, seasonal, home products and apparel. Consumables category includes paper and cleaning products; packaged food; perishables; snacks; health and beauty; pet and tobacco products. Seasonal products include decorations, toys, batteries, small electronics, greeting cards, stationery, prepaid phones and accessories, gardening supplies, hardware, automotive and home office supplies. Home products includes kitchen supplies, cookware, small appliances, light bulbs, storage containers, frames, candles, craft supplies and kitchen, bed and bath soft goods. Apparel includes casual everyday apparel for infants, toddlers, girls, boys, women and men, as well as socks, underwear, disposable diapers, shoes and accessories. Its merchandise includes national brands and private brands selections. It operates approximately 11,879 stores located in over 43 states.

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