Dollar General (DG) Coverage Initiated at Credit Suisse Group

Marco Green
April 19, 2018

Mutual of America Capital Management LLC now owns 31,159 shares of the company's stock valued at $2,898,000 after acquiring an additional 852 shares during the period. Following the completion of the sale, the chief accounting officer now directly owns 14,313 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,370,469.75. Over the last quarter, insiders have sold 19,987 shares of company stock valued at $1,939,645. About 2.16M shares traded. General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) has declined 54.35% since April 19, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 75.71% the S&P500. After $1.48 actual earnings per share reported by Dollar General Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -6.08 % negative EPS growth. Invesco Limited accumulated 1.89 million shares or 0.06% of the stock. Finemark Retail Bank & Tru holds 0.33% or 56,032 shs. The company has market cap of $26.47 billion.

Notwithstanding that, the passion for the stock has decreased, which sees decrease in its trading volume by -48.177% below its longer-run average levels. About 42.98M shares traded. Horrell Capital Management Inc. increased its position in Dollar General by 2.0% during the 4th quarter. It has outperformed by 22.46% the S&P500. (NYSE:DG) has 25 ratings reports on April 19, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence. They expect $1.39 earnings per share, up 34.95 % or $0.36 from last year's $1.03 per share. DG's profit will be $373.28M for 18.02 P/E if the $1.39 EPS becomes a reality.

Analysts await Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) to report earnings on June, 7.

Since December 12, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 6 sales for $3.12 million activity. Also, CAO Anita C. Elliott sold 1,892 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, April 10th. Kindy Michael J sold 8,221 shares worth $764,931. $683,092 worth of stock was sold by Kindy Michael J on Thursday, December 14. Mitsubishi Ufj & Bk stated it has 0.15% in American Electric Power Company, Inc. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 1,341,388 shares of the company's stock valued at $108,710,000 after acquiring an additional 25,619 shares during the period. Finisar Corp (NASDAQ:FNSR) was reduced too.

NYSE DG opened at $100.18 on Tuesday. Therefore 55% are positive. Dollar General had 25 analyst reports since November 3, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Thursday, March 23 report. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained it with "Buy" rating and $76.0 target in Wednesday, October 18 report. Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) has risen 34.01% since April 19, 2017 and is uptrending. Raymond James analysts look bearish on the stock as they dropped rating from Strong Buy to Outperform. As per Tuesday, June 6, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Tuesday, November 14 by Goldman Sachs. The company was maintained on Monday, January 8 by SunTrust. The rating was downgraded by Telsey Advisory Group on Friday, August 26 to "Market Perform". Dollar General presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $96.70. (NYSE:AEP) rating on Monday, September 26.

During 2017 Q4 the big money sentiment increased to 1.17. Its up 0.26, from 0.91 in 2017Q3.

Dollar General (NYSE:DG) was upgraded by research analysts at JPMorgan Chase from a "neutral" rating to an "overweight" rating in a note issued to investors on Tuesday, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Funds hold 233.50 million shares thus 1.53% less from 2017Q3's 237.14 million shares. Alpine Woods Cap Investors Lc has invested 0.72% of its portfolio in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG). Private Advisor Ltd Company invested in 5,473 shares. The institutional investor held 491,037 shares of the consumer electronics and appliances company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $8.57M, up from 346,906 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Horrell Capital Management Inc. now owns 28,641 shares of the company's stock worth $2,664,000 after purchasing an additional 571 shares in the last quarter. 4,342 were accumulated by Psagot Investment House Limited. Paloma Prtn Management holds 9,087 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Intrust Bank Na reported 0.06% stake. Sg Americas Securities Limited Com has 0.05% invested in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG). Canada Pension Plan Board reported 20,469 shares. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt Sys has invested 0.03% in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG). Tarbox Family Office accumulated 67 shares or 0% of the stock. Envestnet Asset Mgmt holds 0.02% or 73,670 shares. Eleven analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, eighteen have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. Therefore 61% are positive. General Electric Company had 99 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with "Buy" on Wednesday, August 31.

Taking a look at the current stock price for T-Mobile US, Inc. The stock of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) has "Outperform" rating given on Tuesday, January 23 by Wells Fargo. Jefferies maintained Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) rating on Wednesday, April 19. (NYSE:DG), 19 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 10 Hold. Loop Capital has "Hold" rating and $97 target. $251,895 worth of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) shares were sold by TAYLOR RHONDA. The rating was initiated by Oppenheimer on Thursday, February 1 with "Buy". Robert W. Baird maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Sunday, October 15 report.

Natixis decreased Emcor Group Inc (NYSE:EME) stake by 6,667 shares to 4,679 valued at $383,000 in 2017Q4. (NYSE:AEP) for 36,058 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.37 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.26, from 0.91 in 2017Q3.

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Fny Managed Accounts Limited holds 0% of its portfolio in Technical Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:TCCO) for 80 shares. (NYSE:TWTR) or 34.71M shares. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt invested 0.02% in Twitter, Inc. Integral Derivatives Limited Liability Com stated it has 2,185 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Hsbc Holdings Pcl, United Kingdom-based fund reported 215,717 shares. Loudon Investment Mgmt Lc reported 100,383 shares or 1.33% of all its holdings. Calamos Ltd Limited Liability Company invested in 44,045 shs.

Discovery, Inc. (DISCA) remained unsuccessful in beating the consensus-estimated $0.41 as it actually earned $0.37 per share in its last reported financial results. Quantbot Tech LP has 21,781 shares. (NYSE:TWTR). Woodmont Counsel Ltd has invested 0.07% in Twitter, Inc. Rhumbline Advisers invested in 13.97M shares. Mutual Ins Federation Of Agricultural Cooperatives holds 0.03% or 16,500 shares in its portfolio.

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