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  • 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.

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Company Info

CEO
Todd J. Vasos
CEO Title
Chief Executive Officer & Director
Sector
Retailing
Industry
Specialty Retailers: Other
HQ Location
Goodlettsville, Tenn.
Websitehttp://www.dollargeneral.com
Years on Fortune 500 List21
Employees135,000
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)-