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Market Cap $M18,395Revenue $M17,504Net Margin (%)5.7Z-Score4.5
Enterprise Value $M21,104EPS $3.2Operating Margin %9.6F-Score6
P/E(ttm))18.4Cash Flow Per Share $3.2Pre-tax Margin (%)9.1Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book3.610-y EBITDA Growth Rate %0Quick Ratio0.2Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales1.15-y EBITDA Growth Rate %15.4Current Ratio1.6Lower Leverage y-yN
Price/Cash Flow14.5y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %9.3ROA % (ttm)9.6Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %0Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)20.0Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %0Shares Outstanding M303ROI % (ttm)11.4Gross Margin Increase y-yN

Gurus Latest Trades with DG

Number of guru portfolios checked: 56. (List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
DGLee Ainslie 2014-06-30 Buy 4.8%$53.5 - $62.82
($57.17)
$ 61.317%New holding, 5824217 sh.5,824,217
DGMario Cibelli 2014-06-30 Buy 1.3%$53.5 - $62.82
($57.17)
$ 61.317%New holding, 55000 sh.55,000
DGDaniel Loeb 2014-06-30 Add0.7%$53.5 - $62.82
($57.17)
$ 61.317%Add 33.33%4,000,000
DGJohn Paulson 2014-06-30 Add0.51%$53.5 - $62.82
($57.17)
$ 61.317%Add 104.5%4,090,000
DGJoel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Add0.09%$53.5 - $62.82
($57.17)
$ 61.317%Add 41.02%416,350
DGLeon Cooperman 2014-06-30 Sold Out -1.2%$53.5 - $62.82
($57.17)
$ 61.317%Sold Out0
DGSteve Mandel 2014-06-30 Reduce-0.78%$53.5 - $62.82
($57.17)
$ 61.317%Reduce -31.25%7,109,343
DGGeorge Soros 2014-06-30 Sold Out -0.15%$53.5 - $62.82
($57.17)
$ 61.317%Sold Out0
DGJohn Burbank 2014-06-30 Sold Out -0.14%$53.5 - $62.82
($57.17)
$ 61.317%Sold Out0
DGLeon Cooperman 2014-03-31 Buy 1.2%$55.2 - $62.87
($58.31)
$ 61.315%New holding, 1670100 sh.1,670,100
DGDaniel Loeb 2014-03-31 Add0.6%$55.2 - $62.87
($58.31)
$ 61.315%Add 33.33%3,000,000
DGJohn Paulson 2014-03-31 Buy 0.54%$55.2 - $62.87
($58.31)
$ 61.315%New holding, 2000000 sh.2,000,000
DGJoel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Add0.21%$55.2 - $62.87
($58.31)
$ 61.315%Add 464.68%295,237
DGGeorge Soros 2014-03-31 Add0.08%$55.2 - $62.87
($58.31)
$ 61.315%Add 108.7%269,428
DGLee Ainslie 2014-03-31 Sold Out -2.5%$55.2 - $62.87
($58.31)
$ 61.315%Sold Out0
DGSteve Mandel 2014-03-31 Reduce-2.22%$55.2 - $62.87
($58.31)
$ 61.315%Reduce -45.3%10,340,612
DGJohn Burbank 2014-03-31 Reduce-1.31%$55.2 - $62.87
($58.31)
$ 61.315%Reduce -87.65%88,902
DGSteve Mandel 2013-12-31 Add0.32%$56.29 - $61.59
($58.72)
$ 61.314%Add 6.9%18,904,632
DGDaniel Loeb 2013-12-31 Add0.26%$56.29 - $61.59
($58.72)
$ 61.314%Add 12.5%2,250,000
DGJoel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Buy 0.08%$56.29 - $61.59
($58.72)
$ 61.314%New holding, 52284 sh.52,284
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*The price and date might not be the actual time and price at which the transactions were made. In the case of institutional owners, the date is stated as the last day of their fiscal quarter. The prices are estimates if no accurate information available. Foreign holdings may not be included.

DG is held by these Gurus:

Ticker Guru Name Portfolio Date* Current Shares % of Shares Outstanding % of Total Assets Managed Change from Last Holdings Holding History
DG Mario Cibelli 2014-06-3055,0000.021.3New Buy
DG Lee Ainslie 2014-06-305,824,2171.924.8New Buy
DG John Paulson 2014-06-304,090,0001.351+104.5%
DG Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-30416,3500.140.3+41.02%
DG Daniel Loeb 2014-06-304,000,0001.322.8+33.33%
DG Steve Mandel 2014-06-307,109,3432.341.6-31.25%
DG Leon Cooperman 2014-06-30000Sold Out
DG George Soros 2014-06-30000Sold Out
DG John Burbank 2014-06-30000Sold Out
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DG: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
DREILING RICHARD WChairman & CEO 2014-03-19Sell323,197$57.925.85view
Jones Adrian MDirector 2013-12-11Sell899,475$60.611.15view
Jones Adrian MDirector 2013-10-25Sell300$59.413.2view
Jones Adrian MDirector 2013-10-17Sell600$57.137.32view
Flanigan John WEVP, Global Supply Chain 2013-09-19Sell19,404$58.395view
VASOS TODD JDiv. Pres., Chief Merch. Ofc 2013-09-17Sell23,669$57.366.89view
Jones Adrian MDirector 2013-07-11Sell3,468,596$54.312.91view
Jones Adrian MDirector 2013-06-10Sell200$50.0122.6view
Jones Adrian MDirector 2013-06-06Buy200$51.4719.12view
Jones Adrian MDirector 2013-06-04Sell200$49.4523.98view

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