1 hr ago
UPDATE 2-Penny-pinching shoppers weigh on Dollar General sales
Retailer Dollar General Corp reported lower-than-expected sales for the holiday quarter on Thursday, blaming weak consumer confidence among its low-income shoppers, cold weather and aggressive competition.
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4 hrs ago
The Washington Post
U.S. Stocks Fall After S&P 500 Nears Record on Economic Reports
U.S. stocks fell, erasing early gains after the Standard & Poor's 500 Index came within four points of a record as data showed an increase in retail sales and a drop in jobless claims.
8 hrs ago
Options Check-Up: LinkedIn Corp, First Solar, Inc., and Dollar General Corp.
Plus, short-term LinkedIn Corp options can be purchased at a discount right now, with the stock's Schaeffer's Volatility Index of 38% ranking lower than 78% of comparable readings from the past year.
8 hrs ago
Dollar General Reports Record Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Financial Results
'I am pleased to report Dollar General's twenty-fourth consecutive year of same-store sales growth in 2013,' said , chairman and CEO.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Stocks to Watch: Stocks to Watch: Herbalife, Dollar General, Aeropostale
Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Thursday's session are Herbalife Ltd., Dollar General Corp., and Aeropostale Inc. is expected to remain in the spotlight after nutrition supplement company revealed it is being investigated by the Federal Trade Commission .
Why Dollar General Will Continue 10% Growth Despite Poor Weather
Dollar General Corp. is set to report FQ4 2014 earnings before the market opens on Thursday, March 13th.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Radical Ideas Emerge in Race for Ga. Senate Seat
The race to fill the seat being vacated by two-term GOP Sen. Saxby Chambliss has veered right of right, prompting fear in some Republicans that the party risks losing in the general election, according to The Wall Street Journal.
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In 2006, Georgia Republican and Senate hopeful David Perdue said that the way to the large number of unemployed Americans needed to be dealt with at a 'federal level' and could not be left to the states.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
The Washington Post
KKR Retail Chief Calbert Who Led Dollar General LBO Departs
KKR & Co., the private-equity firm led by Henry Kravis and George Roberts, said its head of retail investing, Michael Calbert, left the company after 14 years.
Dollar General Corp. Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
Shares of Dollar General Corp. have been given an average rating of "Buy" by the twenty-four ratings firms that are covering the stock, Stock Ratings News reports .
Thu Mar 06, 2014
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Macon Telegraph
Carter among those qualifying for May 20 primary
Qualifying continues through Friday for federal, state and local candidates. Carter, the grandson of former President Jimmy Carter, was joined Wednesday by former United Nations Ambassador Andrew Young as he filed his official paperwork.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Tulare First Lutheran gets help in feeding the homeless
The monthly feeding for the homeless Tulare First Lutheran organizes got an unexpected boost Thursday.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Fred's Said to Pitch Sale to CVS, Walgreen Amid Review
Fred's Inc. , the regional discount chain that's exploring a sale, has approached potential buyers including drugstores and private-equity firms as it seeks initial bids in about a month, people with knowledge of the matter said.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Dollar General sued by New York supplier
A New York supplier has sued Dollar General Corp. and a subsidiary, claiming the Goodlettsville-based company breached a contract by failing to pay more than $655,000 in merchandise orders, according to federal court records.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Common Core helps business, too
The ability to hire qualified and prepared workers has a tremendous impact on the ultimate success of any business.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
The Daily Caller
Poll: No clear leader in crowded Georgia Senate race
Three months before the election, Republican businessman David Perdue holds a slim lead in the crowded field vying for the Republican nomination in the Georgia Senate race, a new poll found.
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Wed Feb 19, 2014
5 Stocks Hedge Funds Are Absolutely Crazy About
Insider Monkey tracks more than 700 equity hedge funds and around 650 of them disclosed their equity and options positions in publicly traded US stocks recently.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Small Bucks Make Big Profit for Giant Retailer
Dollar General Corporation is one of the largest discount retailers in the U.S. The company offers a selection of merchandise that includes consumables, seasonal, home products, and apparel, through a chain of over 11,000 stores in 40 states.