Family Dollar Stores Company Profile (NYSE:FDO)

About Family Dollar Stores (NYSE:FDO)

Family Dollar Stores logoFamily Dollar Stores, Inc. operates a chain of retail stores. The Company offers a range of merchandise for the whole family, ranging from household cleaners to name brand foods, from health and beauty aids to toys, and from apparel for every age to home fashions. The Company has approximately 10 distribution centers for its supply chain management. The Company has over 8,000 stores within its approximately 50 state operating area. The Company's subsidiary, Family Dollar Trucking, Inc., services Family Dollar Stores located in southeastern states with localized operations at the corporate fleet offices. The Company offers various categories of products, such as food and beverages, household products, family apparel, personal beauty and care, pet supplies, home decor, electronics, baby care, automotive, hardware, health and wellness, mobile phones, candy, toys and outdoor. The Company's other product categories include Halloween, Game Day, Holiday, Valentine's Day and Easter.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Discount Stores
  • Sub-Industry: General Merchandise Stores
  • Symbol: NYSE:FDO
  • CUSIP: 30700010
  • Web:
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $78.65
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $78.48
  • 52 Week Range: $59.81 - $80.97
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 25.86
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Net Margins: 2.93%
  • Return on Equity: 17.69%
  • Return on Assets: 8.08%
  • Average Volume: 1.15 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Family Dollar Stores (NYSE:FDO)

What is Family Dollar Stores' stock symbol?

Family Dollar Stores trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "FDO."

How were Family Dollar Stores' earnings last quarter?

Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FDO) released its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 1st. The company reported $0.74 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.82 by $0.08. The company earned $2.73 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.72 billion. Family Dollar Stores had a net margin of 2.93% and a return on equity of 17.69%. Family Dollar Stores's revenue for the quarter was up 2.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.85 earnings per share. View Family Dollar Stores' Earnings History.

Who are some of Family Dollar Stores' key competitors?

How do I buy Family Dollar Stores stock?

Shares of Family Dollar Stores can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Family Dollar Stores' stock price today?

One share of Family Dollar Stores stock can currently be purchased for approximately $79.39.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Family Dollar Stores (NYSE FDO)
Community Ranking:  1.4 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  173 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  427 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  600
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Family Dollar Stores (NYSE:FDO) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Family Dollar Stores (NYSE:FDO)
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Earnings History for Family Dollar Stores (NYSE:FDO)
Earnings by Quarter for Family Dollar Stores (NYSE:FDO)
Earnings History by Quarter for Family Dollar Stores (NYSE FDO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/1/2015Q315$0.82$0.74$2.72 billion$2.73 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/8/2015Q215$0.73$0.74$2.80 billion$2.80 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/8/2015Q115$0.62$0.44$2.58 billion$2.56 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/9/2014Q414$0.77$0.73$2.58 billion$2.61 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/10/2014Q314$0.90$0.85$2.62 billion$2.66 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/10/2014Q214$0.90$0.80$2.77 billion$2.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/9/2014Q1$0.69$0.68$2.51 million$2.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/10/2013Q3 2013$1.03$1.05$2.57 billion$2.57 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/10/2013Q2 2013$1.22$1.21$2.89 billion$2.89 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/3/2013Q1 2013$0.75$0.69$2.38 billion$2.42 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/3/2012Q412$0.75$0.75$2.36 billion$2.36 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/28/2012$1.07$1.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/28/2012$1.13$1.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/5/2012$0.68$0.68ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/28/2011$0.64$0.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/30/2011$0.97$0.98ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/5/2011$0.61$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Family Dollar Stores (NYSE:FDO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.68 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.07 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Family Dollar Stores (NYSE:FDO)
Most Recent Dividend:10/15/2014
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
0.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Family Dollar Stores (NYSE:FDO)

Dividend History by Quarter for Family Dollar Stores (NYSE FDO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Family Dollar Stores (NYSE:FDO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Family Dollar Stores (NYSE:FDO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Family Dollar Stores (NYSE:FDO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/5/2015Bryan VenbergSVPSell2,386$78.67$187,706.62View SEC Filing  
3/3/2015Howard R LevineCEOSell1,835,431$78.51$144,099,687.81View SEC Filing  
2/6/2015Mary A WinstonCFOSell10,318$77.55$800,160.90View SEC Filing  
2/6/2015Sharon A DeckerDirectorSell3,000$77.43$232,290.00View SEC Filing  
2/4/2015Pamela Lewis DaviesDirectorSell2,731$77.38$211,324.78View SEC Filing  
1/30/2015Howard R LevineCEOSell1,766,407$76.26$134,706,197.82View SEC Filing  
1/28/2015Dale PondDirectorSell6,500$76.48$497,120.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2014Jason S ReiserCMOSell963$77.72$74,844.36View SEC Filing  
10/23/2014Barry W SullivanEVPSell8,255$77.50$639,762.50View SEC Filing  
10/23/2014Howard R LevineCEOSell76,733$77.42$5,940,668.86View SEC Filing  
10/23/2014James C Snyder JrSVPSell6,000$77.37$464,220.00View SEC Filing  
1/15/2014Bryan VenbergSVPSell5,795$65.21$377,891.95View SEC Filing  
10/14/2013Barry SullivanEVPSell15,762$69.35$1,093,094.70View SEC Filing  
10/14/2013Howard LevineCEOSell172,415$69.71$12,019,049.65View SEC Filing  
7/12/2013James C Snyder JrSVPSell4,577$68.43$313,204.11View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Family Dollar Stores (NYSE:FDO)
Latest Headlines for Family Dollar Stores (NYSE:FDO)
DateHeadline logoDollar General Corporation (DG) vs. Family Dollar Stores (FDO) Head to Head Comparison - August 29 at 4:10 AM logoDollar Tree rallies off of improved results - August 24 at 7:50 PM
News IconDollar Tree beats across the board - August 24 at 7:50 PM logoAnalyzing Big Lots (BIG) and Family Dollar Stores (FDO) - August 19 at 8:30 PM logoFamily Dollar Stores (FDO) and Dollar General Corporation (DG) Head-To-Head Survey - August 19 at 12:30 PM logoStarbucks' Howard Schultz Reveals the Sight of Feared Activist Carl Icahn Causes Him to Look Away - August 10 at 7:55 PM logoAnalyst Puts Dollar Tree's Family Dollar Stores On Amazon Radar - June 22 at 9:48 AM logoDollar Tree’s Profit, Margins Rise as Sales Climb - March 2 at 3:30 AM logoDollar Tree's Q4 Results Are Rooted In Family Dollar's Performance - February 27 at 7:19 PM logo'Diversified' apartment project heading for Matthews - February 17 at 3:44 PM logoDollar Tree's profit beats as Family Dollar purchase pays off - February 9 at 3:44 AM logoHere Is Why Shares of Dollar Tree Should Be Snapped Up Right Now - February 9 at 3:44 AM logoWhy Dollar Tree, Inc. Shares Jumped 17% in November - February 9 at 3:44 AM logoAfter 81% Jump On Rite Aid Store Purchase Deal, Is There More Upside To Fred's Inc.? - December 21 at 5:59 PM logoDollar Tree's quarterly profit more than doubles - November 22 at 8:18 AM logoDollar Tree is climbing after strong earnings and guidance - November 22 at 8:18 AM logoDollar Tree's profit beats estimates as merchandise costs fall - November 22 at 8:18 AM logoDollar Store Headwinds Not Uprooting Deutsche From Dollar Tree Buy Rating - November 18 at 9:58 PM logoDollar Tree's Selloff Could Be Overdone - November 18 at 9:36 AM logoWalmart's price cuts should terrify Target, Dollar General, and Family Dollar - October 31 at 11:32 AM logoDollar Tree: Future Performance Will Be Challenged - October 18 at 9:58 AM logoDollar Tree Is Now A Conviction List Buy At Goldman Sachs - September 6 at 4:54 PM logoFred’s pharmacy chain names new CEO - August 30 at 8:04 AM logoDollar Tree (DLTR) Stock Downgraded at MKM Partners - August 26 at 4:52 PM logo​CBJ Morning Buzz: Family Dollar slashes HQ jobs; BofA scrutinized on pay; Another HB2 cancellation (Video) - August 5 at 5:02 PM logoWhy America Loves Dollar Stores - July 13 at 6:34 AM logoDollar Stores Aren't Just For Low- and Middle-Income Shoppers - June 27 at 11:06 AM logoManners Prove Effective in Activist Battles - June 6 at 1:28 PM logoMillennials Shop at Dollar Stores Instead of the Mall (DG, DLTR) - June 2 at 11:07 PM logoThe Dollar Store Format Continues Its Impressive Streak Of Outperformance, Part 2: Dollar Tree - May 31 at 10:48 PM logoSMS Assist Expands World-Class Leadership Team with Hiring of Experienced Tech Executive Mark Levin as General ... - Business Wire (press release) - May 19 at 2:38 PM logoFormer Family Dollar CEO Howard Levine resigns from Dollar Tree board - April 26 at 5:10 AM logoWhen $1 can be much more: The dollar-store divide - March 21 at 3:42 PM



Family Dollar Stores (FDO) Chart for Tuesday, September, 19, 2017

This page was last updated on 9/19/2017 by Staff