Dollar General Corp (DG) Shares Declined While Kdi Capital Partners LLC Raised Holding by $7.90 Million

March 14, 2018 - By Ellis Scott

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.91 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.07, from 0.98 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 58 investors sold DG shares while 187 reduced holdings. 56 funds opened positions while 167 raised stakes. 237.14 million shares or 1.40% less from 240.50 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Moreover, Andra Ap has 0.05% invested in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG). State Treasurer State Of Michigan holds 79,042 shares or 0.05% of its portfolio. Old Mutual Customised Solutions (Proprietary) Limited stated it has 9,874 shares. Mitsubishi Ufj And invested in 564,099 shares or 0.08% of the stock. Manufacturers Life Ins The accumulated 0.03% or 305,410 shares. Moreover, Provident Inv has 3.69% invested in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG). Renaissance Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 393,337 shares. Md Sass Services accumulated 280,430 shares. 11.32M are held by Longview (Guernsey) Ltd. Advsr Asset Management has invested 0.03% in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG). Caisse De Depot Et Placement Du Quebec holds 1.48% of its portfolio in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) for 7.89 million shares. Dynamic Advsrs Solutions Limited Liability Company holds 0.37% or 11,559 shares. City has invested 0.52% in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG). Tru Inv Advsrs has invested 1.25% in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG). Valley Advisers, Pennsylvania-based fund reported 262 shares.

Since December 12, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 4 insider sales for $2.18 million activity. 11,368 shares were sold by Ravener Robert D, worth $1.06 million on Tuesday, December 12. $186,747 worth of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) shares were sold by ELLIOTT ANITA C. On Tuesday, December 12 the insider TAYLOR RHONDA sold $251,895.

Kdi Capital Partners Llc increased its stake in Dollar General Corp (DG) by 270.58% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Kdi Capital Partners Llc bought 97,567 shares as the company’s stock declined 7.36% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund held 133,626 shares of the department and specialty retail stores company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $10.83M, up from 36,059 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Kdi Capital Partners Llc who had been investing in Dollar General Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $24.25 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.25% or $0.22 during the last trading session, reaching $89.31. About 1.32 million shares traded. Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) has declined 12.26% since March 14, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 28.96% the S&P500.

Kdi Capital Partners Llc, which manages about $454.13 million and $299.27M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Lowes Cos Inc (NYSE:LOW) by 64,922 shares to 39,129 shares, valued at $3.13M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Ishares Tr (IEFA) by 16,625 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 13,314 shares, and cut its stake in Performance Food Group Co.

More notable recent Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) news were published by: which released: “Why Did Dollar General Corp. Shares Gain 11% in January?” on February 12, 2018, also with their article: “Broadcom, Dollar General and More Earnings Coming This Week” published on March 11, 2018, published: “South Milwaukee Dollar General corrects recent rodent problem, Health …” on March 07, 2018. More interesting news about Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) were released by: and their article: “Dollar General Slips Investor Suit Over Gov’t Benefit Cuts” published on March 10, 2018 as well as‘s news article titled: “Dollar Store Stocks Drop After President Trump’s Budget Proposes Slashing Food …” with publication date: February 12, 2018.

Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) Ratings Coverage

Among 30 analysts covering Dollar General Corp. (NYSE:DG), 17 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 57% are positive. Dollar General Corp. has $113 highest and $6200 lowest target. $90.92’s average target is 1.80% above currents $89.31 stock price. Dollar General Corp. had 103 analyst reports since August 13, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Friday, May 27 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Buy”. Oppenheimer initiated Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) rating on Thursday, February 1. Oppenheimer has “Buy” rating and $112.0 target. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of DG in report on Thursday, December 7 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Buckingham Research on Wednesday, April 19. The stock of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) earned “Hold” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Thursday, August 31. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $90.0 target in Friday, November 10 report. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Friday, August 26 with “Hold”. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of DG in report on Friday, May 27 with “Outperform” rating. Telsey Advisory Group downgraded it to “Market Perform” rating and $84 target in Friday, August 26 report. On Friday, June 3 the stock rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Buy”.

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