S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Latest freight railroad layoffs and Wall Street pressure renew concerns about safety and service
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One year after buying a failed bank, New York Community Bancorp is struggling
Dell, NetApp rise; Ginkgo Bioworks, New York Community Bancorp fall, Friday, 3/1/2024
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How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 3/1/2024
China pledges to increase opportunities for foreign companies as it seeks to boost its economy
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Latest freight railroad layoffs and Wall Street pressure renew concerns about safety and service
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
One year after buying a failed bank, New York Community Bancorp is struggling
Dell, NetApp rise; Ginkgo Bioworks, New York Community Bancorp fall, Friday, 3/1/2024
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 3/1/2024
China pledges to increase opportunities for foreign companies as it seeks to boost its economy
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Latest freight railroad layoffs and Wall Street pressure renew concerns about safety and service
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
One year after buying a failed bank, New York Community Bancorp is struggling
Dell, NetApp rise; Ginkgo Bioworks, New York Community Bancorp fall, Friday, 3/1/2024
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 3/1/2024
China pledges to increase opportunities for foreign companies as it seeks to boost its economy
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Latest freight railroad layoffs and Wall Street pressure renew concerns about safety and service
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
One year after buying a failed bank, New York Community Bancorp is struggling
Dell, NetApp rise; Ginkgo Bioworks, New York Community Bancorp fall, Friday, 3/1/2024
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 3/1/2024
China pledges to increase opportunities for foreign companies as it seeks to boost its economy
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches

Dollar Tree (DLTR) Competitors

$148.44
+1.76 (+1.20%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)

DLTR vs. DG, BJ, OLLI, PSMT, BIG, TGT, FIVE, CPNG, KR, and ULTA

Should you be buying Dollar Tree stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Dollar Tree include Dollar General (DG), BJ's Wholesale Club (BJ), Ollie's Bargain Outlet (OLLI), PriceSmart (PSMT), Big Lots (BIG), Target (TGT), Five Below (FIVE), Coupang (CPNG), Kroger (KR), and Ulta Beauty (ULTA).

Dollar Tree vs.

Dollar General (NYSE:DG) and Dollar Tree (NASDAQ:DLTR) are both large-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, media sentiment, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, community ranking and analyst recommendations.

Dollar General received 84 more outperform votes than Dollar Tree when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 68.68% of users gave Dollar General an outperform vote while only 68.03% of users gave Dollar Tree an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Dollar GeneralOutperform Votes
1180
68.68%
Underperform Votes
538
31.32%
Dollar TreeOutperform Votes
1096
68.03%
Underperform Votes
515
31.97%

90.4% of Dollar General shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 97.4% of Dollar Tree shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.6% of Dollar General shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 6.0% of Dollar Tree shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Dollar General has higher revenue and earnings than Dollar Tree. Dollar General is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Dollar Tree, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Dollar General$37.84B0.87$2.42B$8.6917.18
Dollar Tree$28.32B1.14$1.62B$5.2728.17

Dollar General currently has a consensus target price of $146.32, suggesting a potential downside of 1.97%. Dollar Tree has a consensus target price of $149.44, suggesting a potential upside of 0.68%. Given Dollar General's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Dollar Tree is more favorable than Dollar General.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Dollar General
1 Sell rating(s)
14 Hold rating(s)
9 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.33
Dollar Tree
1 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
11 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.67

In the previous week, Dollar Tree had 22 more articles in the media than Dollar General. MarketBeat recorded 39 mentions for Dollar Tree and 17 mentions for Dollar General. Dollar Tree's average media sentiment score of 0.62 beat Dollar General's score of 0.50 indicating that Dollar General is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Dollar General
7 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
6 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Dollar Tree
13 Very Positive mention(s)
6 Positive mention(s)
15 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
2 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Dollar General has a beta of 0.39, suggesting that its stock price is 61% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Dollar Tree has a beta of 0.9, suggesting that its stock price is 10% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Dollar General has a net margin of 4.91% compared to Dollar General's net margin of 3.92%. Dollar Tree's return on equity of 31.68% beat Dollar General's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Dollar General4.91% 31.68% 6.40%
Dollar Tree 3.92%13.34%5.08%

Summary

Dollar General and Dollar Tree tied by winning 9 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.


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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NASDAQ and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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DLTR vs. The Competition

MetricDollar TreeVariety stores IndustryRetail SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$32.34B$77.18B$20.91B$7.61B
Dividend YieldN/A2.01%184.63%3.87%
P/E Ratio28.1720.4623.6417.03
Price / Sales1.141.237.1974.98
Price / Cash13.7022.7017.2754.95
Price / Book3.806.095.984.71
Net Income$1.62B$2.38B$641.74M$211.39M
7 Day Performance1.75%2.55%1.46%3.32%
1 Month Performance9.44%5.02%3.48%6.16%
1 Year Performance0.22%5.24%4.31%9.54%

Dollar Tree Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
DG
Dollar General
4.1034 of 5 stars
$144.34
+4.0%
$146.32
+1.4%
-30.2%$31.68B$37.84B16.61170,000Short Interest ↓
BJ
BJ's Wholesale Club
0.7974 of 5 stars
$72.70
+1.5%
$73.63
+1.3%
-0.6%$9.70B$19.32B19.4434,000Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
OLLI
Ollie's Bargain Outlet
3.5679 of 5 stars
$81.16
0.0%
$79.23
-2.4%
+41.6%$5.00B$1.83B31.9510,700Insider Selling
Positive News
PSMT
PriceSmart
4.1925 of 5 stars
$83.80
+1.3%
$82.00
-2.1%
+19.6%$2.56B$4.41B22.7111,000Analyst Upgrade
Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
Positive News
BIG
Big Lots
0.2426 of 5 stars
$5.28
+19.5%
$5.25
-0.5%
-60.4%$154.14M$5.47B-0.3332,200Upcoming Earnings
Short Interest ↑
TGT
Target
4.6694 of 5 stars
$151.99
+1.2%
$155.50
+2.3%
-4.4%$70.17B$109.12B19.39440,000Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
FIVE
Five Below
3.8083 of 5 stars
$200.78
+2.4%
$219.88
+9.5%
+0.7%$11.08B$3.08B41.4821,900Short Interest ↓
CPNG
Coupang
3.5886 of 5 stars
$17.25
+5.2%
$20.79
+20.5%
+29.1%$30.84B$20.58B71.8863,000Earnings Report
Analyst Upgrade
Options Volume
News Coverage
High Trading Volume
KR
Kroger
2.9817 of 5 stars
$48.38
+2.4%
$53.00
+9.5%
+13.3%$34.81B$148.26B18.82430,000Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Upgrade
Short Interest ↑
ULTA
Ulta Beauty
3.3274 of 5 stars
$561.41
+0.9%
$532.00
-5.2%
+6.6%$27.26B$10.21B22.7853,000

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This page (NASDAQ:DLTR) was last updated on 3/2/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff