Skip to Content
  • Previous Rank123
  • Revenues ($M)$25,625.0
  • Revenue Percent Change9.2%
  • Profits ($M)$1,589.5
  • Profits Percent Change3.3%
  • Assets ($M)$13,204.0
  • Employees135,000

The discount retailer, which calls itself the country’s “largest small box retailer,” operates more than 15,000 stores in 44 states and is headquartered in Goodlettsville, Tenn.

Fortune Data StoreLooking for leads, investment insights, or competitive intelligence?Get Premium Access

Company Info

Todd J. Vasos
CEO Title
Chief Executive Officer & Director
Specialty Retailers: Other
HQ Location
Goodlettsville, Tenn.
Years on Fortune 500 List21
Figures are for fiscal year ended Jan. 31, 2019.

Dollar General Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$25,625.09.2%
Profits ($M)$1,589.53.3%
Assets ($M)$13,204.0-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$6,417.4-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues6.2%
Profits as % of Assets12.0%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity24.8%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)5.97
EPS % Change (from 2017)6.0%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)13.5%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)17.5%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)13.4%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)-