Dollar General Corp. (DG)
Dollar General Corp. is a discount retailer in the United States. The company offers a selection of merchandise, including consumables, seasonal, home products and apparel. It offers a focused assortment of everyday necessities, which drive frequent customer visits, and key items in a broad range of general merchandise categories. The company's consumables include paper and cleaning products, such as paper towels, bath tissue, paper dinnerware, trash and storage bags, laundry and other home cleaning supplies; packaged food, such as cereals, canned soups and vegetables, condiments, spices, sugar and flour; perishables, such as milk, eggs, bread, frozen meals, beer and wine; snacks, such as candy, cookies, crackers, salty snacks and carbonated beverages; health and beauty, including over-the-counter medicines and personal care products, such as soap, body wash, shampoo, dental hygiene and foot care products; and pet, including pet supplies and pet food. Dollar General was founded by J. L. Turner and Hurley Calister Turner Sr. in 1939 and is headquartered in Goodlettsville, TN.
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Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Stock broker and market commentator Marcus Padley was kind enough to join us for a recent webinar in which he shared his top investment themes for 2015.
Banks, Retirement, Agriculture and Housing are all on Marcus’ radar, what themes are you watching for 2015?
Thursday, May 29, 2014
With confidence in Australia’s building industry at six-year highs, there’s never been a better time to reassess the fortunes of listed stocks significantly exposed to the much-beleaguered construction sector.
If the economic data responsible for driving the construction sector forward is any indicator, the momentum of cautious optimism looks set to continue.
Of the 23 ASX-listed stocks with varying exposure to residential property, just five achieve Skaffold’s preferred A1, A2, B1 and B2 scores for balance sheet quality and business performance. They are Leighton Holdings (LEI), Reece Australia (REH), Finbar Group (FRI), Beacon Lighting Group Ltd (BLX) and Tamawood (TWD).
Wednesday, February 05, 2014
JB Hi-Fi’s impressive results flowed through Skaffold overnight, resulting in the company retaining its premium A1 Skaffold Score for balance sheet quality and business performance.
CEO Terry Smart cited positive comparable sales across the majority of JBH’s categories, the successful introduction of home appliances (JB Hi-Fi Home) and improvements in gross margins, combined with the company’s “ability to continually leverage the power of the brand and adapt to the ever changing retail landscape” as key drivers of the results. Online sales were up 15.4 % in HY14.
Click here to take a closer look at JBH in Skaffold.
Thursday, September 05, 2013
In this webinar financial commentator and stockbroker Marcus Padley shares how he makes money in the stock market, why it’s critical you become a stock picker, and which sectors he believes offers the largest number of value stocks to buy.
Following Marcus, Chris Batchelor demonstrates Skaffold stock research software and how he uses Skaffold’s powerful new custom alerts feature to find top value stocks to buy. Chris also evaluates a handful of top stocks including Ansell (ANN), Flight Centre (FLT) and Titan Energy (TTN).
Thursday, August 08, 2013
Overnight annual results for Credit Corp (CCP), Agricultural Land Trust (AGJ), Diploma Group Limited (DGX), Fortunis Resources Ltd (FOT) and Matrix Metals Limited (MRX) flowed through Skaffold.
While Credit Corp reported a $5.4 million increase in Net Profit After Tax (NPAT), the company added $9.5 million in debt to its balance sheet. According to Skaffold, future forecasts for return on equity (ROE) and Intrinsic Value are rising marginally.
Wednesday, March 06, 2013
CMI Limited (CMI) has rejoined the A1 club. Competitor ARB Corp (ARP) is also rated A1 by Skaffold. Whilst ARB’s business model is focused on the manufacture and distribution of 4x4 accessories for recreational 4WD vehicles, CMI’s expands beyond 4WD accessories to include specialist cabling and electrical products for a range of industry sectors that includes light commercial and heavy transport vehicles. Unfortunately both companies are trading at prices higher than Skaffold’s intrinsic value estimate.
Friday, March 01, 2013
Integrated Research (ITI) and Objective Corporation (OCL) lost their A1 Skaffold Scores overnight. Macquarie Telecom (MAQ), Resource Equipment (RQL) and Coventry Group (CYG) fell from A2 to A3, and Blue Sky Alternative Investments (BLA) and Pro Medicus (PME) from A2 to A4. Yesterday 87 companies achieved Skaffold’s A2 Score for quality and performance. Today that number stands at 82.
Monday, February 18, 2013
Over the weekend more than 30 companies updated in Skaffold. Standout improvements include Leighton Holdings (LEI), Nick Scali (NCK) and Cash Converters (CCV). Results for Computershare (CPU), CSL Limited (CSL), 1300 Smiles (ONT), Worleyparsons (WOR), Mineral Resources (MIN), Domino’s Pizza (DMP) and Country Road (CTY), GPT Group (GPT), Sunland (SDG), Noni B (NBL), Downer EDI (DOW), Mirvac Group (MGR) and Zimplats Holdings (ZIM) also flowed through Skaffold.