Shares of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) advanced to $91.46. The price had gained 0.53% or 0.48 points intraday. The latest trading session witnessed $37.69 million in upticks and $57.63 million in downticks, resulting in net money flow of (-19.94) million. The up/down ratio for the day stood at 0.65. On a weekly scale, the price has seen a change of 1.57%. From the trading data available, it was disclosed that a block trade of negative money flow worth $(-19.28) million occurred during the day. $6.96 million in uptick and $26.24 million in downtick were the highlight of the block transaction which had an up/down ratio of 0.27.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.44% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 7.4%. The company shares have rallied 16.03% in the past 52 Weeks. On June 3, 2016 The shares registered one year high of $92 and one year low was seen on November 16, 2015 at $59.75. The 50-day moving average is $86.56 and the 200 day moving average is recorded at $79.04. S&P 500 has rallied 1.93% during the last 52-weeks.
Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG): During Tuesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $91.17 and $91.03 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $92.21. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $91.46, notching a gain of 0.53% for the day. The total traded volume was 2,510,470 . The stock had closed at $90.98 on the previous day.
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, Elliott Anita C, officer (SVP & Chief Accounting Officer) of Dollar General Corp, unloaded 2,947 shares at an average price of $91.11 on June 3, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $268,501, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
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.