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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.06
DG's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
89% of the 372 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. DG: 0.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
DG' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.14 Max: N/A
Current: 0.06
Equity-to-Asset 0.45
DG's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
56% of the 371 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.42 vs. DG: 0.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
DG' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 0.49 Max: 0.68
Current: 0.45
0.31
0.68
Interest Coverage 20.87
DG's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
52% of the 349 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 18.23 vs. DG: 20.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
DG' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.97  Med: 7.2 Max: 22.32
Current: 20.87
0.97
22.32
Piotroski F-Score: 7
Altman Z-Score: 4.63
Beneish M-Score: 0.41
WACC vs ROIC
7.59%
15.44%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 8/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 9.38
DG's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
88% of the 374 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.87 vs. DG: 9.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
DG' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.69  Med: 9.45 Max: 10.33
Current: 9.38
2.69
10.33
Net Margin % 5.71
DG's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
87% of the 374 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.77 vs. DG: 5.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
DG' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.13  Med: 5 Max: 5.95
Current: 5.71
-0.13
5.95
ROE % 22.56
DG's ROE % is ranked higher than
87% of the 366 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 8.83 vs. DG: 22.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
DG' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.58  Med: 17.22 Max: 22.56
Current: 22.56
-0.58
22.56
ROA % 10.57
DG's ROA % is ranked higher than
89% of the 376 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.42 vs. DG: 10.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
DG' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.22  Med: 7.4 Max: 10.57
Current: 10.57
-0.22
10.57
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 55.40
DG's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
91% of the 375 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 14.53 vs. DG: 55.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
DG' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.25  Med: 57.03 Max: 66.62
Current: 55.4
13.25
66.62
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 12.90
DG's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
83% of the 319 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 4.10 vs. DG: 12.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
DG' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.8  Med: 12.8 Max: 21.6
Current: 12.9
3.8
21.6
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 10.40
DG's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
64% of the 287 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. DG: 10.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
DG' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -14.5  Med: 13.9 Max: 41
Current: 10.4
-14.5
41
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 11.50
DG's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
65% of the 258 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 4.80 vs. DG: 11.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
DG' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 11.5 Max: 86.9
Current: 11.5
0
86.9
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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

DG Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 387,200 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 76,769 sh (New)
Leucadia National 9,600 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 37,800 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 72,500 sh (+45.00%)
Diamond Hill Capital 7,461 sh (+11.21%)
Paul Tudor Jones 4,743 sh (+9.21%)
Ken Heebner Sold Out
John Burbank Sold Out
Spiros Segalas Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham 213,750 sh (-1.57%)
Mario Cibelli 155,000 sh (-8.82%)
Pioneer Investments 2,208,732 sh (-13.53%)
RS Investment Management 614,050 sh (-26.74%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 153,570 sh (-88.47%)
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Q2 2016

DG Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Ken Heebner 50,000 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 192,135 sh (+150.28%)
Steven Cohen 83,200 sh (+120.11%)
Paul Tudor Jones 8,243 sh (+73.79%)
Jim Simons 522,900 sh (+35.05%)
Diamond Hill Capital 8,619 sh (+15.52%)
Paul Tudor Jones 7,600 sh (unchged)
RS Investment Management Sold Out
Leucadia National Sold Out
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 131,138 sh (-14.61%)
Pioneer Investments 1,771,808 sh (-19.78%)
Mario Cibelli 104,000 sh (-32.90%)
Jeremy Grantham 56,250 sh (-73.68%)
Caxton Associates 9,000 sh (-87.59%)
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Q3 2016

DG Guru Trades in Q3 2016

John Hussman 1,100 sh (New)
Richard Pzena 4,077 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 29,276 sh (New)
Lee Ainslie 2,662,092 sh (New)
Diamond Hill Capital 879,051 sh (+10098.99%)
Joel Greenblatt 416,598 sh (+116.83%)
Paul Tudor Jones 13,478 sh (+63.51%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 157,848 sh (+20.37%)
Ken Heebner Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Mario Cibelli 100,000 sh (-3.85%)
Pioneer Investments 1,153,888 sh (-34.88%)
Jim Simons 237,900 sh (-54.50%)
Jeremy Grantham 13,350 sh (-76.27%)
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Q4 2016

DG Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Chuck Akre 1,500,000 sh (New)
Wallace Weitz 3,873 sh (New)
First Pacific Advisors 61,000 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 54,000 sh (New)
John Paulson 29,600 sh (New)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 207,798 sh (+31.64%)
Diamond Hill Capital 1,035,476 sh (+17.79%)
Paul Tudor Jones 14,198 sh (+5.34%)
Richard Pzena 4,261 sh (+4.51%)
John Hussman 1,100 sh (unchged)
Mario Cibelli 100,000 sh (unchged)
Caxton Associates 50,000 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Lee Ainslie Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt 359,347 sh (-13.74%)
Jeremy Grantham 7,305 sh (-45.28%)
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Business Description

Industry: Retail - Defensive » Discount Stores    NAICS: 452990    SIC: 5331
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Dollar General Corp is a discount retailer in the United States, which offers a selection of merchandise, including consumables, seasonal, home products and apparel.

Dollar General Corp was incorporated as a Kentucky corporation under the name J.L. Turner & Son, Inc on June 1, 1955. The Company changed its name to Dollar General Corporation in 1968 and reincorporated in 1998 as a Tennessee corporation. It is a discount retailer in the United States with 11,879 stores located in 43 states as of February 27, 2015, in the southern, southwestern, midwestern and eastern United States. It offers a selection of merchandise, including consumables, seasonal, home products and apparel. Its merchandise includes national brands, as well as comparable quality private brand selections with prices at substantial discounts to national brands. The Company separates its merchandise into four categories: consumables; seasonal; home products; and apparel. The Consumables includes paper and cleaning products (such as paper towels, bath tissue, paper dinnerware, trash and storage bags, laundry and other home cleaning supplies); packaged food (such as cereals, canned soups and vegetables, condiments, spices, sugar and flour); perishables (such as milk, eggs, bread, frozen meals, beer and wine); snacks (including candy, cookies, crackers, salty snacks and carbonated beverages); health and beauty (including over-the-counter medicines and personal care products, such as soap, body wash, shampoo, dental hygiene and foot care products); pet (including pet supplies and pet food); and tobacco products. The Seasonal products include decorations, toys, batteries, small electronics, greeting cards, stationery, prepaid phones and accessories, gardening supplies, hardware, automotive and home office supplies. The Home products include kitchen supplies, cookware, small appliances, light bulbs, storage containers, frames, candles, craft supplies and kitchen, bed and bath soft goods. The Apparel includes casual everyday apparel for infants, toddlers, girls, boys, women and men, as well as socks, underwear, disposable diapers, shoes and accessories. It purchases merchandise from number of suppliers and maintain direct buying relationships with producers of national brand merchandise, such as Procter & Gamble, PepsiCo, Coca-Cola, Nestle, General Mills, Unilever, Kimberly Clark, Kellogg's, and Nabisco. It maintains only a limited number of SKUs per category, giving a pricing advantage in dealing with its suppliers. The Company's direct competitors include Family Dollar, Dollar Tree, Fred's, 99 Cents Only and various local, independent operators, as well as Walmart, Target, Kroger, Aldi, Walgreens, CVS, and Rite Aid, among others. Its trademarks include Dollar General, Dollar General Market, Clover Valley, DG, DG Deals, Forever Pals, I*Magine, OT Sport, Smart & Simple, trueliving, Sweet Smiles, Open Trails, Bobbie Brooks, Comfort Bay, Holiday Style, Swiggles, More Deals For Your Dollar. Every Day, The Fast Way To Save, Save Time. Save Money. Every Day!, and Ever Pet along with variations and formative of these trademarks as well as c

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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 18.20
DG's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
58% of the 329 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. DG: 18.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
DG' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.05  Med: 18.99 Max: 25.84
Current: 18.2
15.05
25.84
Forward PE Ratio 16.21
DG's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
67% of the 75 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 17.76 vs. DG: 16.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 18.20
DG's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
59% of the 310 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 20.92 vs. DG: 18.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
DG' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.05  Med: 18.99 Max: 25.84
Current: 18.2
15.05
25.84
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 17.99
DG's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
52% of the 210 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 18.66 vs. DG: 17.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
DG' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.41  Med: 22.74 Max: 28.41
Current: 17.99
15.41
28.41
PB Ratio 3.99
DG's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
78% of the 387 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.86 vs. DG: 3.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
DG' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.18  Med: 3.47 Max: 4.95
Current: 3.99
2.18
4.95
PS Ratio 1.04
DG's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
74% of the 384 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.49 vs. DG: 1.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
DG' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.59  Med: 1.03 Max: 1.31
Current: 1.04
0.59
1.31
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 19.08
DG's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
54% of the 166 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 19.84 vs. DG: 19.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
DG' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.57  Med: 25.56 Max: 44.17
Current: 19.08
16.57
44.17
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 13.15
DG's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
62% of the 219 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 11.00 vs. DG: 13.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
DG' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.39  Med: 14.93 Max: 19.1
Current: 13.15
10.39
19.1
EV-to-EBIT 12.20
DG's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
67% of the 337 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 15.14 vs. DG: 12.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
DG' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.7  Med: 12.4 Max: 14.8
Current: 12.2
9.7
14.8
EV-to-EBITDA 10.29
DG's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
62% of the 352 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 12.24 vs. DG: 10.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
DG' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8  Med: 10.3 Max: 12.5
Current: 10.29
8
12.5
PEG Ratio 1.53
DG's PEG Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 164 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.16 vs. DG: 1.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
DG' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.52  Med: 1.12 Max: 2.85
Current: 1.53
0.52
2.85
Shiller PE Ratio 30.36
DG's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
73% of the 79 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 23.37 vs. DG: 30.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
DG' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 26.64  Med: 34.63 Max: 43.51
Current: 30.36
26.64
43.51
Current Ratio 1.34
DG's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
56% of the 367 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. DG: 1.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
DG' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.15  Med: 1.8 Max: 2.75
Current: 1.34
1.15
2.75
Quick Ratio 0.16
DG's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
97% of the 367 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.74 vs. DG: 0.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
DG' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.08  Med: 0.23 Max: 0.66
Current: 0.16
0.08
0.66
Days Inventory 79.49
DG's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
85% of the 363 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 39.30 vs. DG: 79.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
DG' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 66.06  Med: 73 Max: 79.49
Current: 79.49
66.06
79.49
Days Sales Outstanding 0.94
DG's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
94% of the 273 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 15.31 vs. DG: 0.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
DG' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 0.23 Max: 1.25
Current: 0.94
0.12
1.25
Days Payable 48.37
DG's Days Payable is ranked higher than
51% of the 267 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 47.86 vs. DG: 48.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
DG' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 29.35  Med: 38.54 Max: 48.37
Current: 48.37
29.35
48.37

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 1.29
DG's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
71% of the 467 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. DG: 1.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
DG' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 1.03 Max: 1.43
Current: 1.29
0.28
1.43
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.23
DG's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked higher than
80% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.32 vs. DG: 0.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
DG' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 0.22 Max: 0.23
Current: 0.23
0.22
0.23
Forward Dividend Yield % 1.29
DG's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
72% of the 446 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.95 vs. DG: 1.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 1.28
DG's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
87% of the 504 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.85 vs. DG: 1.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
DG' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 1.02 Max: 1.43
Current: 1.28
0.28
1.43
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 5.00
DG's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
94% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: -0.60 vs. DG: 5.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
DG' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.6  Med: 0.4 Max: 5
Current: 5
-15.6
5

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 1.40
DG's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
53% of the 215 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.53 vs. DG: 1.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
DG' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.2  Med: 1.54 Max: 1.77
Current: 1.4
1.2
1.77
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) 1.70
DG's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
65% of the 54 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. DG: 1.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.01
DG's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
61% of the 341 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. DG: 1.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
DG' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.62  Med: 1 Max: 1.27
Current: 1.01
0.62
1.27
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 1.60
DG's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked higher than
54% of the 91 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. DG: 1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
DG' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.65  Med: 1.08 Max: 2.62
Current: 1.6
0.65
2.62
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 8.20
DG's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
73% of the 403 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. DG: 8.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
DG' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.8  Med: 8.1 Max: 10.3
Current: 8.2
6.8
10.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 14.68
DG's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
74% of the 230 Companies
in the Global Discount Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 7.38 vs. DG: 14.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
DG' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.7  Med: 18.9 Max: 38.7
Current: 14.68
12.7
38.7

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $21,264
EPS (TTM) $ 4.25
Beta0.79
Short Percentage of Float2.54%
52-Week Range $66.50 - 96.88
Shares Outstanding (Mil)276.26

Analyst Estimate

Jan17 Jan18 Jan19
Revenue (Mil $) 21,859 23,206 24,804
EPS ($) 4.43 4.77 5.24
EPS without NRI ($) 4.43 4.77 5.24
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
11.49%
Dividends per Share ($) 0.67 0.65 1.00
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