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  • Revenues ($M)
    $20,369
  • Revenue Percent Change
    7.7%
  • Profits ($M)
    $1,165
  • Profits Percent Change
    9.4%
  • Assets ($M)
    $11,258
  • Employees
    113,400
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)
    $24,522
  • Previous Rank
    159
  • Morning Consult Brand Index
    A

The discount retailer, which calls itself the country’s “largest small box retailer,” operates more than 11,400 stores in 40 states and is headquartered in Goodlettsville, Tenn.

Company Info

Figures are for fiscal year ended Jan. 31, 2016.
CEO
Todd J. Vasos
Sector
Retailing
Industry
General Merchandisers
HQ Location
Goodlettsville, TN
Websitehttp://www.dollargeneral.com
Years on Fortune 500 List18
Employees113,400
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Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$20,3697.7%
Profits ($M)$1,1659.4%
Assets ($M)$11,258-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$5,378-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$24,522-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues5.7%
Profits as % of Assets10.3%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity21.7%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)3.95
EPS % Change (from 2014)13.2%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)16.8%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2015)2.5%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)18.8%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)-