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Dollar Tree Stores Inc (NAS:DLTR)
Revenue
$8,151 Mil (TTM As of Jul. 2014)

Dollar Tree Stores Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Jul. 2014 was $2,031 Mil. Its revenue for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2014 was $8,151 Mil. Dollar Tree Stores Inc's revenue per share for the three months ended in Jul. 2014 was $9.83. Its revenue per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2014 was $38.80 Mil.

Good Sign:

Dollar Tree Stores Inc has shown predictable revenue and earnings growth.

During the past 12 months, the average Revenue per Share Growth Rate of Dollar Tree Stores Inc was 14.40% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Revenue per Share Growth Rate was 18.30% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Revenue per Share Growth Rate was 17.40% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Revenue per Share Growth Rate was 16.70% per year.

During the past 11 years, Dollar Tree Stores Inc's highest 3-Year average Revenue per Share Growth Rate was 47.50% per year. The lowest was 15.00% per year. And the median was 17.10% per year.


Definition

Also referred as sales, revenue is income that a company receives from its normal business activities, usually from the sale of goods and services to customers. Revenue is often referred to as the "top line" due to its position on the income statement at the very top.

Dollar Tree Stores Inc Revenue for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2014 was 1884.7 (Oct. 2013 ) + 2234.9 (Jan. 2014 ) + 2000.3 (Apr. 2014 ) + 2031.1 (Jul. 2014 ) = $8,151 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Explanation

In ranking the predictability, companies with more consistent revenue and earnings growth are ranked high with predictability.

Peter Lynch categorized companies according to their revenue growth:


• Slow Grower: Inflation < 10-Year Revenue Growth Rate < 10%:
• Stalwart: 10% < 10-Year Revenue Growth Rate < 20%:
• Fast Grower: 10-Year Revenue Growth Rate > 20%:

His favorite companies are stalwart, those growing between 10-20% a year.

Companies in cyclical industries may see their revenue fluctuate wildly in good years and bad years.


Be Aware

Revenue can be manipulated by changing the way how revenue is booked. Companies may book sales before the payment is received, or before the revenue is fully earned. These will be added to balance sheet items such as account payable or account receivables.


Related Terms

Net Income, Cost of Goods Sold, Operating Income, Pre-Tax Income


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Dollar Tree Stores Inc Annual Data

Jan05Jan06Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14
Revenue 3,1263,3943,9694,2434,6455,2315,8826,6317,3957,840

Dollar Tree Stores Inc Quarterly Data

Apr12Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14
Revenue 1,7241,7051,7212,2461,8661,8551,8852,2352,0002,031
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