Dollar General Corporation operates in the Variety stores sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Dollar General with three other
department stores in North America:
Dollar Tree, Incorporation
sales of $20.72 billion
of which 51%
was Family Dollar),
Sears Holdings Corporation
(2016 sales: $22.14 billion
of which 61%
was Sears Domestic), and
(2016 sales of $18.69 billion
of which 100%
Dollar General reported sales of $21.99 billion
January of 2017.
increase of 7.9%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were $20.37 billion.
Sales at Dollar General have increased during each of the previous five years
(and since 2012, sales have increased a total of 48%).
Sales of Consumables saw an increase
8.7% in 2017, from
$15.46 billion to $16.80 billion.