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  • Previous Rank
    128
  • Revenues ($M)
    $23,471.00
  • Revenue Percent Change
    6.8%
  • Profits ($M)
    $1,539.00
  • Profits Percent Change
    23%
  • Assets ($M)
    $12,516.90
  • Employees
    129,000
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)
    $25,140.80

The discount retailer, which calls itself the country’s “largest small box retailer,” operates more than 14,000 stores in 44 states and is headquartered in Goodlettsville, Tenn.

Company Info

Figures are for fiscal year ended Jan. 31, 2018.
CEO
Todd J. Vasos
CEO Title
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Sector
Retailing
Industry
Specialty Retailers: Other
HQ Location
Goodlettsville, Tenn.
Websitehttp://www.dollargeneral.com
Years on Fortune 500 List20
Employees129,000
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Dollar General Rank History

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Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$23,471.006.8%
Profits ($M)$1,539.0023%
Assets ($M)$12,516.90-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$6,125.80-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$25,140.80-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues6.6%
Profits as % of Assets12.3%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity25.1%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)5.63
EPS % Change (from 2016)27.1%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)14.6%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)27.3%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)16.9%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)-