Dollar General Corporation (DG) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Dollar General Corporation (DG), hence the stock is down -22.2% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -3.37% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -22.31% and the stock has fallen -2.89% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 15.66% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 19.45%.The 200 Day SMA reached 9.53%. Dollar General Corporation has dropped 19.09% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 2.6%.
Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG): The stock opened in the green at $73.81 on Friday, but the bulls found it difficult to push the prices higher. The stock reached a high of $74.35 and a low of $72.87 for the day. The stock did not find buyers even at the lows and closed at $73.32 recording a loss of -0.62%. 4,301,243 shares exchanged hands during the trading day. The stock had closed at $73.78 in the previous days trading.
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.