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Dollar General is a discount retailer selling products from various brands. It offers a selection of merchandise, including consumable items, seasonal items, home products, and apparel. The company offers its customers national brand and private brand products at everyday low prices (typically $10 or less) in its convenient small-box locations.
TypePublic
Founded1939
HQGoodlettsville, TN, US
Websitedollargeneral.com
Overall CultureD+

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)158,000(+11%)
Job Openings37,305
Revenue (FY, 2020)$33.7 B(+22%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)$216.3
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Dollar General

Todd Vasos

Todd Vasos

Chief Executive Officer
John W. Garratt

John W. Garratt

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Jeff Owen

Jeff Owen

COO
Mike Kindy

Mike Kindy

Executive Vice President, Global Supply Chain
Rhonda Taylor

Rhonda Taylor

Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Steve Sunderland

Steve Sunderland

Executive Vice President, Store Operations
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Dollar General Office Locations

Dollar General has an office in Goodlettsville
Goodlettsville, TN, US (HQ)
100 Mission Ridge
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Dollar General Financials and Metrics

Dollar General Revenue

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Dollar General's revenue was reported to be $33.75 b in FY, 2020 which is a 21.6% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (FY, 2020)

33.7b

Revenue growth (FY, 2020 - FY, 2020), %

21.6%

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

10.7b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

31.8%

Net income (FY, 2020)

2.7b

EBIT (FY, 2020)

3.6b

Market capitalization (14-Sept-2021)

51.1b

Closing stock price (14-Sept-2021)

216.3

Cash (29-Jan-+20201)

1.4b

EV

63.3b
Dollar General's current market capitalization is $51.1 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

25.6b27.8b33.7b

Revenue growth, %

9%8%22%

Cost of goods sold

17.8b19.3b23.0b

Gross profit

7.8b8.5b10.7b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

6.1b6.4b6.4b6.6b7.0b7.0b8.4b8.7b8.2b

Cost of goods sold

4.3b4.5b4.5b4.6b4.8b4.9b5.9b5.9b5.6b

Gross profit

1.9b2.0b1.9b2.0b2.1b2.1b2.6b2.8b2.6b

Gross profit Margin, %

30%31%30%30%31%30%31%32%31%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

235.5m240.3m1.4b

Prepaid Expenses

272.7m184.2m199.4m

Inventories

4.1b4.7b5.2b

Current Assets

4.7b5.2b6.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

284.0m265.3m260.7m271.1m259.6m276.1m2.7b3.0b2.2b

Prepaid Expenses

258.9m287.8m275.9m177.7m178.3m192.9m210.5m197.0m

Inventories

3.6b3.9b260.7m4.1b4.4b4.5b4.1b4.4b5.0b

Current Assets

4.2b4.5b4.6b4.6b4.9b5.1b7.0b7.6b7.5b
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

1.6b1.7b2.7b

Depreciation and Amortization

454.1m504.8m574.2m

Inventories

(521.3m)(578.8m)(575.8m)

Accounts Payable

375.2m428.6m745.6m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019

Revenue/Employee

47.4k

Debt/Equity

0.5 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2 x
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Dollar General Operating Metrics

Dollar General's Stores was reported to be 17.2 k in FY, 2020.
Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020FY, 2020

Stores

14.67 k15.02 k15.23 k15.37 k15.6 k15.84 k16.09 k16.28 k16.5 k16.72 k16.98 k17.18 k

States Covered

444444444444444446464646

Stores Opened

2415107509002404897699752505007801 k

Stores Remodeled

3226439251.05 k3306539281.02 k4819731.43 k1.67 k
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Dollar General Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Ashley River Insurance Company, Inc.
DC Financial, LLC
DGC Holdings, LLC
DG Distribution GA, LLC
DG Distribution IN, LLC (f/k/a DG Distribution II, LLC)
DG Distribution Midwest, LLC
DG Distribution NC, LLC
DG Distribution Northeast, LLC
DG Distribution of Texas, LLC (f/k/a DG Strategic VIII, LLC)
DG Distribution PA, LLC (f/k/a DG Distribution, LLC)
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Dollar General Revenue Breakdown

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Dollar General revenue breakdown by business segment: 9.3% from Home Products, 17.2% from Seasonal, 6.5% from Apparel and 67.0% from Consumables

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Dollar General Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

84/100

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Dollar General Online and Social Media Presence

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Dollar General Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D+

    61/100

  • CEO Rating

    F

    54/100

  • Compensation

    D+

    57/100

  • Diversity

    D-

    50/100

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Dollar General Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Dollar General founded?

    Dollar General was founded in 1939.

  • Who are Dollar General key executives?

    Dollar General's key executives are Todd Vasos, John W. Garratt and Jeff Owen.

  • How many employees does Dollar General have?

    Dollar General has 158,000 employees.

  • What is Dollar General revenue?

    Latest Dollar General annual revenue is $33.7 b.

  • What is Dollar General revenue per employee?

    Latest Dollar General revenue per employee is $213.6 k.

  • Who are Dollar General competitors?

    Competitors of Dollar General include Murphy USA, Rite Aid and Walgreens.

  • Where is Dollar General headquarters?

    Dollar General headquarters is located at 100 Mission Ridge, Goodlettsville.

  • Where are Dollar General offices?

    Dollar General has an office in Goodlettsville.

  • How many offices does Dollar General have?

    Dollar General has 1 office.