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Dollar General Corporation

DG
Equity · Currency in USD
Sector
Consumer Defensive
Industry
Discount Stores
ISIN
US2566771059
CUSIP
256677105

DGPrice Chart


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DGPerformance

The chart shows the growth of $10,000 invested in Dollar General Corporation on Jan 5, 2010 and compares it to the S&P 500 index or another benchmark. It would be worth nearly $103,191 for a total return of roughly 931.91%. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends.


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DGReturns in periods

Returns over 1 year are annualized

PeriodReturn
1M-4.07%
6M24.72%
YTD6.22%
1Y10.37%
5Y26.55%
10Y20.21%

DGMonthly Returns Heatmap


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DGSharpe Ratio Chart

The Sharpe ratio shows whether the portfolio's excess returns are due to smart investment decisions or a result of taking a higher risk. The higher a portfolio's Sharpe ratio, the better its risk-adjusted performance.

The current Dollar General Corporation Sharpe ratio is 0.47. A Sharpe ratio between 0 and 1.0 is considered sub-optimal.

The chart below displays rolling 12-month Sharpe Ratio.


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DGDividends

Dollar General Corporation granted a 0.70% dividend yield in the last twelve months, as of Sep 18, 2021. The annual payout for that period amounted to $1.56 per share.


PeriodTTM20202019201820172016201520142013201220112010
Dividend$1.56$1.40$1.25$1.13$0.78$1.00$0.88$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00

Dividend yield

0.70%0.67%0.80%1.05%0.84%1.35%1.22%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

DGDrawdowns Chart

The Drawdowns chart displays portfolio losses from any high point along the way.


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DGWorst Drawdowns

The table below shows the maximum drawdowns of the Dollar General Corporation. A maximum drawdown is an indicator of risk. It shows a reduction in portfolio value from its maximum due to a series of losing trades.

The maximum drawdown since January 2010 for the Dollar General Corporation is 30.51%, recorded on Oct 5, 2016. It took 314 trading sessions for the portfolio to recover.


Depth

Start

To Bottom

Bottom

To Recover

End

Total

-30.51%Jul 27, 201650Oct 5, 2016314Jan 4, 2018364
-25.83%Jul 21, 201583Nov 13, 201579Mar 10, 2016162
-23.87%Jul 11, 2012121Jan 3, 2013130Jul 11, 2013251
-19.98%Oct 14, 202097Mar 4, 202192Jul 15, 2021189
-19.68%Dec 6, 201049Feb 14, 201161May 12, 2011110
-18.44%Feb 24, 202016Mar 16, 202015Apr 6, 202031
-18.31%Jan 30, 201827Mar 8, 2018110Aug 14, 2018137
-15.89%Nov 9, 201830Dec 24, 201830Feb 7, 201960
-14.9%Jan 13, 201495May 29, 201456Aug 18, 2014151
-13.32%Jun 1, 201146Aug 4, 201118Aug 30, 201164

DGVolatility Chart

Current Dollar General Corporation volatility is 18.07%. The chart below shows the rolling 10-day volatility. Volatility is a statistical measure showing how big price swings are in either direction. The higher asset volatility, the riskier it is, because the price movements are less predictable.


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