Tyvor Capital LLC Trimmed Its Dollar Gen Corp New (DG) Holding by $38.21 Million

May 26, 2018 - By Rodney Autry

Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 1.17 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.26, from 0.91 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 34 investors sold DG shares while 200 reduced holdings. 109 funds opened positions while 164 raised stakes. 233.50 million shares or 1.53% less from 237.14 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Element Ltd Co holds 257,710 shares. Daiwa Secs Grp holds 0.01% or 11,100 shares. Moreover, Meiji Yasuda Asset Mgmt Limited has 0.06% invested in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG). State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue accumulated 24,980 shares. Whittier Trust Com Of Nevada reported 0.04% in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG). D E Shaw Co Inc holds 53,160 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Transamerica Advsr Inc invested 0% in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG). Macquarie Group Inc Ltd owns 0.2% invested in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) for 1.25 million shares. Retirement Systems Of Alabama accumulated 126,249 shares. Arrowstreet Capital Partnership accumulated 303,002 shares. Scharf Invs Limited Liability has invested 4.4% in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG). Tarbox Family Office Incorporated accumulated 67 shares. Advisor Ltd Liability Company reported 4,839 shares stake. Moreover, Lincoln National has 0.01% invested in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) for 3,832 shares. Citadel Advisors Lc owns 741,654 shares.

Since December 12, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 8 selling transactions for $4.42 million activity. 7,536 shares valued at $683,092 were sold by Kindy Michael J on Thursday, December 14. $302,597 worth of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) shares were sold by ELLIOTT ANITA C. Shares for $251,895 were sold by TAYLOR RHONDA on Tuesday, December 12.

John Tompkins decreased its stake in Dollar Gen Corp New (DG) by 60.59% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Tyvor Capital Llc sold 410,858 shares as the company’s stock declined 0.52% with the market. The hedge fund run by John Tompkins held 267,194 shares of the department and specialty retail stores company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $24.85M, down from 678,052 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Tyvor Capital Llc who had been investing in Dollar Gen Corp New for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $25.95 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.30% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $96.62. About 2.03M shares traded. Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) has risen 34.01% since May 26, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 22.46% the S&P500.

Tyvor Capital Llc, which manages about $318.59M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Papa Johns Intl Inc (NASDAQ:PZZA) by 74,414 shares to 285,794 shares, valued at $16.04M in 2017Q4, according to the filing.

Analysts await Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) to report earnings on June, 7. They expect $1.40 EPS, up 35.92 % or $0.37 from last year’s $1.03 per share. DG’s profit will be $375.97M for 17.25 P/E if the $1.40 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.48 actual EPS reported by Dollar General Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -5.41 % negative EPS growth.

More notable recent Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Dollar General Gets Support For A Sideways Market” on May 18, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Dollar General Corporation: Discount Retailer Continues To Impress” published on May 18, 2018, Streetinsider.com published: “Dollar General (DG) Spend Tracker Data Accelerated – UBS” on May 25, 2018. More interesting news about Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) were released by: Investorplace.com and their article: “Going Big at the Middle Class Actually Hurts Kroger Co Stock” published on May 25, 2018 as well as Usatoday.com‘s news article titled: “Dollar stores are dominating brick-and-mortar retail: A Foolish Take” with publication date: May 15, 2018.

Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) Ratings Coverage

Among 14 analysts covering Dollar General (NYSE:DG), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. Dollar General had 23 analyst reports since December 1, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) earned “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Friday, March 16. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Tuesday, February 27 by Wells Fargo. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, March 15 by Piper Jaffray. As per Monday, February 12, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. Piper Jaffray maintained it with “Buy” rating and $105.0 target in Thursday, December 7 report. Wells Fargo upgraded Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) on Tuesday, January 23 to “Outperform” rating. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, December 4 by UBS. Loop Capital maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, March 16 report. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, December 7 by Jefferies. The stock has “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Friday, February 16.

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