Dollar General Corp.

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Positive Earnings Pre-Announcement

Dollar General Corporation Reports First Quarter 2021 Results

Published: 05/27/2021 11:55 GMT
Dollar General Corp. (DG) - Oration Reports First Quarter 2021 Results.
Q1 Earnings per Share $2.82.
Q1 Sales $8.4 Billion Versus Refinitiv Ibes Estimate of $8.28 Billion.
Q1 Earnings per Share Estimate $2.19 -- Refinitiv Ibes Data (analyst estimates).
Raises Financial Guidance for Fiscal Year 2021.
Qtrly Same-store Sales Decreased 4.6%; Increased 17.1% on a Two-year Stack Basis.
Reiterating Its Plans to Execute 2,900 Real Estate Projects in Fiscal Year 2021.
Dollar General - Believes Q1 Results Were Positively Impacted by Consumer Behavior Related to Government Stimulus Payments.
Sees 2021 Net Sales of 1% Decline to Increase of 1%.
Sees 2021 Same-store Sales Decline of 5% to 3%.
Sees FY 2021 Earnings per Share $9.50 to $10.20.
FY Earnings per Share View $9.58, Revenue View $33.91 Billion -- Refinitiv Ibes Data (analyst estimates).
Sees Share Repurchases of About $2.2 Billion in Fiscal Year 2021.
Continues to Expect 2021 Capital Expenditures of $1.05 Billion to $1.15 Billion.
As of April 30, 2021, Total Merchandise Inventories, at Cost, Were $5.1 Billion Versus $4.1 Billion As of May 1, 2020.
Revenue is expected to be $8.55 Billion
Adjusted EPS is expected to be $2.56

Next Quarter Revenue Guidance is expected to be $8.45 Billion
Next Quarter EPS Guidance is expected to be $2.05

More details on our Analysts Page.