Technical Analysis for DG - Dollar General Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
B 205.87 -3.75% -8.03
DG closed down 3.75 percent on Wednesday, May 12, 2021, on 1.16 times normal volume.
Earnings due: May 26
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Trend Table & Recent EOD Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Strong Flat Up Down
Historical DG trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
New Downtrend Bearish 0.00%
Cup with Handle Other 0.00%
Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 0.00%
BB Squeeze + Lower Band Touch Range Contraction 0.00%
Below Lower BB Weakness 0.00%
Down 3 Days in a Row Weakness 0.00%
Gapped Down Weakness 0.00%
Lower Bollinger Band Touch Weakness 0.00%
Fell Below 20 DMA Bearish -3.75%
Slingshot Bullish Bullish Swing Setup -3.75%
Older End-of-Day Signals for DG ...

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Alert Time
Down 2 ATRs about 19 hours ago
Down 3% about 22 hours ago
60 Minute Opening Range Breakdown about 22 hours ago
1.5x Volume Pace about 23 hours ago
Gapped Down (Full) about 23 hours ago
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Dollar General Corporation Description

Dollar General Corporation, a discount retailer, engages in the provision of various merchandise products in the United States. The company offers various consumable products, including paper and cleaning products, such as paper towels, bath tissue, paper dinnerware, trash and storage bags, laundry, and other home cleaning supplies; packaged food, comprising cereals, canned soups and vegetables, condiments, spices, sugar, and flour; perishables consisting of milk, eggs, bread, frozen meals, beer, and wine; snacks that include candies, cookies, crackers, salty snacks, and carbonated beverages; over-the-counter medicines and personal care products, such as soap, body wash, shampoo, dental hygiene and foot care products; and pet supplies and pet food products. It also provides seasonal products, including decorations, toys, batteries, small electronics, greeting cards, stationery, prepaid phones and accessories, gardening supplies, hardware, automotive, and home office supplies; and home products comprising kitchen supplies, cookware, small appliances, light bulbs, storage containers, frames, candles, craft supplies and kitchen, bed, and bath soft goods. In addition, the company offers casual everyday apparel for infants, toddlers, girls, boys, women, and men, as well as socks, underwear, disposable diapers, shoes, and accessories. As of August 2, 2013, it operated 10,866 stores in 40 states. The company was formerly known as J.L. Turner & Son, Inc. and changed its name to Dollar General Corporation in 1968. Dollar General Corporation was founded in 1939 and is based in Goodlettsville, Tennessee.


Sector: Consumer Defensive
Industry: Discount Stores
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Is DG a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 225.25
52 Week Low 173.5
Average Volume 2,250,618
200-Day Moving Average 205.65
50-Day Moving Average 203.82
20-Day Moving Average 215.23
10-Day Moving Average 215.56
Average True Range 3.97
ADX 26.44
+DI 25.90
-DI 33.56
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 210.63
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 217.60
Upper Bollinger Band 221.43
Lower Bollinger Band 209.03
Percent B (%b) -0.26
BandWidth 5.76
MACD Line 2.21
MACD Signal Line 3.43
MACD Histogram -1.2278
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 50.44 Billion
Num Shares 245 Million
EPS 10.10
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 20.38
Price-to-Sales 1.77
Price-to-Book 7.38
PEG Ratio 1.66
Dividend 1.44
Dividend Yield 0.70%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 215.14
Resistance 3 (R3) 216.11 214.00 213.60
Resistance 2 (R2) 214.00 211.64 213.51 213.08
Resistance 1 (R1) 209.93 210.18 208.88 208.96 212.56
Pivot Point 207.82 207.82 207.29 207.33 207.82
Support 1 (S1) 203.75 205.46 202.70 202.78 199.18
Support 2 (S2) 201.64 204.00 201.15 198.66
Support 3 (S3) 197.57 201.64 198.15
Support 4 (S4) 196.60