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Dollar General Profitability Rank

: 9 (As of Apr. 2022)
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Dollar General has the Profitability Rank of 9. It has a higher profitability and may stay that way.

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

Dollar General's Operating Margin % for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2022 was 8.53%. As of today, Dollar General's Piotroski F-Score is 5.


Competitive Comparison

For the Discount Stores subindustry, Dollar General's Profitability Rank, along with its competitors' market caps and Profitability Rank data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Dollar General Profitability Rank Distribution

For the Retail - Defensive industry and Consumer Defensive sector, Dollar General's Profitability Rank distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Dollar General's Profitability Rank falls into.



Dollar General Profitability Rank Calculation

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way.

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.

Dollar General has the Profitability Rank of 9. It has a higher profitability and may stay that way.

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

Profitability Rank is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin %

Operating Margin % - also known as operating income margin, operating profit margin and return on sales (ROS) - is the ratio of Operating Income divided by net sales or Revenue, usually presented in percent.

Dollar General's Operating Margin % for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2022 is calculated as:

Operating Margin %=Operating Income (Q: Apr. 2022 ) / Revenue (Q: Apr. 2022 )
=746.157 / 8751.352
=8.53 %

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

2. Piotroski F-Score

The zones of discrimination were as such:

Good or high score = 8 or 9
Bad or low score = 0 or 1

Dollar General has an F-score of 5 indicating the company's financial situation is typical for a stable company.

3. Trend of the Operating Margin % (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.

Good Sign:

Dollar General Corp operating margin is expanding. Margin expansion is usually a good sign.

4. Consistency of the profitability

5. Predictability Rank


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Dollar General Business Description

Dollar General logo
Address
100 Mission Ridge, Goodlettsville, TN, USA, 37072
A leading American discount retailer, Dollar General operates over 17,000 stores in 46 states, selling branded and private-label products across a wide variety of categories. In fiscal 2020, more than 76% 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), 7% 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 everyday low prices of $5 or less.
Executives
Zuazo Antonio officer: EVP, Global Supply Chain 100 MISSION RIDGE GOODLETTSVILLE TN 37072
Taylor Emily C officer: EVP & Chief Merchandising Ofc 100 MISSION RIDGE GOODLETTSVILLE TN 37072
Sandler Debra A. director KEURIG DR PEPPER INC. 53 SOUTH AVE. BURLINGTON MA 01803
Sunderland Steven G officer: EVP, Store Operations 100 MISSION RIDGE GOODLETTSVILLE TN 37072
Reardon Kathleen A officer: SVP & Chief People Officer 100 MISSION RIDGE GOODLETTSVILLE TN 37072
Santana Ralph director 400 ATLANTIC STREET SUITE 1500 STAMFORD CT 06901
Mcguire Timothy I director 100 MISSION RIDGE GOODLETTSVILLE TN 37072
Reiser Jason S officer: EVP & Chief Merchandising Ofc VITAMIN SHOPPE, INC. 300 HARMON MEADOW BOULEVARD SECAUCUS NJ 07094
Wenkoff Carman R officer: EVP & Chief Information Ofc 100 MISSION RIDGE GOODLETTSVILLE TN 37072
Kindy Michael J officer: SVP, Global Supply Chain 100 MISSION RIDGE GOODLETTSVILLE TN 37072
Thorpe James W officer: EVP, Chief Merchandising Ofc 100 MISSION RIDGE GOODLETTSVILLE TN 37072
Garratt John W officer: Interim CFO 100 MISSION RIDGE GOODLETTSVILLE TN 37072
Owen Jeffery officer: EVP, Store Operations C/O KIRKLAND'S, INC. 5310 MARYLAND WAY BRENTWOOD TN 37027
Price Paula A director ONE CVS DRIVE WOONSOCKET RI 02895
D Arezzo David W officer: EVP/Chief Merchandising Ofc

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