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S&P 500   3,923.68
DOW   31,490.07
QQQ   291.14
S&P 500   3,923.68
DOW   31,490.07
QQQ   291.14
S&P 500   3,923.68
DOW   31,490.07
QQQ   291.14
NYSE:DG

Dollar General Dividend Yield, Date & History

$202.26
-25.29 (-11.11%)
(As of 05/18/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$196.49
$210.76
50-Day Range
$202.26
$259.04
52-Week Range
$185.15
$262.20
Volume
5.49 million shs
Average Volume
1.72 million shs
Market Capitalization
$46.28 billion
P/E Ratio
19.91
Dividend Yield
0.94%
Beta
0.52

Dividend Summary

Dividend Yield
1.09%
Annual Dividend
$2.20
Dividend Increase
Track Record
8 Years
Annualized 3-Year
Dividend Growth
13.14%
Dividend Payout Ratio
21.65%
Recent
Dividend Payment
Apr. 19
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Dollar General (NYSE:DG) vs. Its Competitors

TypeDollar GeneralRetail CompaniesNYSE Companies
Annual Dividend$2.20$2.75$1.48
Dividend Yield1.09%181.28%3.42%
Annualized 3-Year Dividend Growth13.14%17.68%7.96%
Track Record8 years9 years9 years

Dollar General (NYSE:DG) Payout Ratio Breakdown

TypePayout Ratio
Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings21.65%
Based on This Year's Estimates19.18%
Based on Next Year's Estimates17.60%
Based on Cashflow19.40%

Dollar General (NYSE:DG) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/17/2022quarterly$0.551.04%4/4/20224/5/20224/19/2022
12/2/2021quarterly$0.420.75%1/3/20221/4/20221/18/2022
8/26/2021quarterly$0.420.72%10/4/202110/5/202110/19/2021
5/25/2021Quarterly$0.420.82%7/2/20217/6/20217/20/2021
3/18/2021quarterly$0.420.9%4/5/20214/6/20214/20/2021
12/3/2020quarterly$0.360.66%1/4/20211/5/20211/19/2021
8/27/2020quarterly$0.360.71%10/5/202010/6/202010/20/2020
5/28/2020Quarterly$0.360.78%7/6/20207/7/20207/21/2020
3/12/2020quarterly$0.360.91%4/6/20204/7/20204/21/2020
12/6/2019quarterly$0.320.8%1/6/20201/7/20201/21/2020
8/30/2019--$0.320.8%10/7/201910/8/201910/22/2019
5/30/2019quarterly$0.321.08%7/8/20197/9/20197/23/2019
3/15/2019quarterly$0.321.12%4/8/20194/9/20194/23/2019
12/3/2018Quarterly$0.291.11%1/7/20191/8/20191/22/2019
8/30/2018quarterly$0.291.09%10/5/201810/9/201810/23/2018
5/31/2018quarterly$0.291.2%7/9/20187/10/20187/24/2018
3/15/2018quarterly$0.291.30044843049327%4/9/20184/10/20184/24/2018
12/7/2017quarterly$0.261.11%1/8/20181/9/20181/23/2018
8/31/2017quarterly$0.261.43%10/6/201710/10/201710/24/2017
6/1/2017quarterly$0.261.32%7/7/20177/11/20177/25/2017
3/16/2017quarterly$0.261.37%4/7/20174/11/20174/26/2017
3/16/2017quarterly$0.264/7/20174/11/20174/25/2017
12/1/2016quarterly$0.251.36%12/19/201612/21/20161/4/2017
8/25/2016quarterly$0.251.32%9/12/20169/14/20169/28/2016
5/26/2016quarterly$0.251.14%6/13/20166/15/20166/29/2016
3/10/2016quarterly$0.251.2%3/24/20163/29/20164/12/2016
12/3/2015quarterly$0.221.27%12/21/201512/23/20151/6/2016
8/27/2015quarterly$0.221.18%9/14/20159/16/20159/30/2015
5/28/2015quarterly$0.221.21%6/15/20156/17/20157/1/2015
3/12/2015quarterly$0.224/6/20154/8/20154/22/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)













Dollar General (NYSE:DG) Dividend Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dollar General's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield for Dollar General (NYSE:DG) is 1.09%. Learn more on DG's dividend yield history.

How much is Dollar General's annual dividend?

The annual dividend for Dollar General (NYSE:DG) is $2.20. Learn more on DG's annual dividend history.

How often does Dollar General pay dividends?

Dollar General (NYSE:DG) pays quarterly dividends to shareholders.

When was Dollar General's most recent dividend payment?

Dollar General's most recent quarterly dividend payment of $0.55 per share was made to shareholders on Tuesday, April 19, 2022.

Is Dollar General's dividend growing?

Over the past three years, Dollar General's dividend has grown by an average of 13.14% per year.

What track record does Dollar General have of raising its dividend?

Dollar General (NYSE:DG) has increased its dividend for the past 8 consecutive years.

When did Dollar General last increase or decrease its dividend?

The most recent change in Dollar General's dividend was an increase of $0.13 on Thursday, March 17, 2022.

What is Dollar General's dividend payout ratio?
The dividend payout ratio for DG is:
  • 21.65% based on the trailing year of earnings
  • 19.18% based on this year's estimates
  • 17.60% based on next year's estimates
  • 19.40% based on cash flow
This page was last updated on 5/19/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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