Dollar General Corp.

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Dollar General Posts Q2 EPS Of $2.69

Published: 08/26/2021 11:18 GMT
Dollar General Corp. (DG) - Oration Reports Second Quarter 2021 Results.
Q2 Earnings per Share $2.69.
Sees FY Sales Up 0.5 to 1.5 Percent.
Q2 Sales $8.7 Billion Versus Refinitiv Ibes Estimate of $8.61 Billion.
Q2 Earnings per Share Estimate $2.59 -- Refinitiv Ibes Data (analyst estimates).
Qtrly Same-store Sales Decreased 4.7%; Increased 14.1% on a Two-year Stack Basis.
Sees FY Same-store Sales Decline of 3.5% to 2.5%.
Sees FY Diluted EPS in Range of $9.60 to $10.20.
As of July 30, 2021, Total Merchandise Inventories, at Cost, Were $5.3 Billion Compared to $4.4 Billion As of July 31, 2020.
Reiterating Its Plans to Execute 2,900 Real Estate Projects in Fiscal Year 2021.
Same-store Sales in Q2 Included a Decline in Each of Consumables, Seasonal, Apparel, and Home Products Categories.
FY Earnings per Share View $10.24 -- Refinitiv Ibes Data (analyst estimates).