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Dollar General

Dollar General
1939 FOUNDED
PUBLIC STATUS
>100K EMPLOYEES
DG STOCK SYMBOL
2 INVESTMENTS
$160.14 SHARE PRICE (As of Friday Closing)
Description

A leading American discount retailer, Dollar General operates over 15,000 stores in 44 states, selling branded and private-label products across a wide variety of categories. In fiscal 2018, 78% of net sales came from consumables (including paper and cleaning products, packaged and perishable food, tobacco, and health and beauty items), 12% from seasonal merchandise (such as toys, greeting cards, decorations, and gardening supplies), 6% from home products (for example, kitchen supplies, small appliances, and cookware), and 5% from basic apparel. Stores average roughly 7,400 square feet, and about 75% of Dollar General locations are in towns of 20,000 or fewer people. The firm emphasizes value, with more than 80% of its items sold at $5 or less, mostly using an everyday low price strategy.

Formerly Known As
J L Turner and Son
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
General Merchandise Stores
Stock Exchange
NYS
Primary Office
  • 100 Mission Ridge
  • Goodlettsville, TN 37072
  • United States

+1 (615) 000-0000
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Dollar General Stock Performance

52 wk Range Market Cap Prev. Close EPS Average Volume Shares
$98.08 - $166.98 $41.2B $159.49 $6.25 1.69M 257M

Dollar General Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM
31-Jul-2019
FY 2019
31-Jan-2019
FY 2018
31-Jan-2018
FY 2017
31-Jan-2017
Enterprise Value 45,215,386 32,988,418 30,898,546 23,368,282
Revenue 26,672,209 25,625,043 23,470,967 21,986,598
EBITDA 2,649,189 2,569,421 2,408,547 2,443,380
Net Income 1,628,951 1,589,472 1,538,960 1,251,133
Total Assets 21,917,529 13,204,038 12,516,911 11,672,298
Total Debt 10,969,984 2,864,690 3,005,958 3,211,526
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Dollar General Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Post-Val Valuation/
EBITDA
Debt Status

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Dollar General Competitors (11)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Dollar Tree Formerly PE-Backed Chesapeake, VA 000000 00.000 00000000000 00.000
000 0000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Columbus, OH 00000 000000000000
0000000 000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Brentwood, TN 00000 00000000000
000000 Corporation Minneapolis, MN 000000 000 00000000 000
00 00000 0000 0000 Private Equity-Backed Commerce, CA 00000 00000 0000000 0000 00000
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Dollar General Investments & Acquisitions (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000000 0000000 000 03-Apr-2017 000000000000000000 Department Stores
Walmart (41 discount department stores) 28-Jul-2016 Corporate Asset Purchase Department Stores 0000 00000
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Dollar General Executive Team (17)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Todd Vasos Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
John Garratt Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
Anita Elliott Chief Accounting Officer & Senior Vice President
Carman Wenkoff Chief Information Officer & Executive Vice President
Williams Rodes III Director

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Dollar General Board Members (10)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
0000000 0000000 Self Chairman & Board Member 000 0000
00000000 0000-0000000 Dollar General Board Member 000 0000
000000 0000000 Self Board Member 000 0000
0000 00000 Dollar General Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
000000 000000 Self Board Member 000 0000

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