Dollar General Corporation (DG) Dividend History

Dollar General Corp is a discount retailer in the United States. It offers a selection of merchandise, including consumables, seasonal, home products and apparel.

Last update 08/14/2020


Dividend Yield Summary

  2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Dividends 0.88 1.00 1.04 1.42 1.25 -
Average Price 72.66 79.98 76.57 101.13 136.66 171.09
Yield 1.21% 1.25% 1.36% 1.40% 0.91% -
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2020 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2019-10-07
Dividend Pay Date 2019-10-22

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 6.68
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 1.28
Dividend Cover 5.22 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 0.71%
52-Week Trailing Yield 0.19%
6-Year Average Yield 0.88%
6-Year Dividend Change 45.45%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change 7.58%
Number of Dividend Payments (2015-04-06 - 2019-10-07) 21

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2019-10-07 $0.32
2019-07-08 $0.32
2019-04-08 $0.32
2019-01-07 $0.29
2018-10-08 $0.29
2018-10-05 $0.29
2018-07-09 $0.29
2018-04-09 $0.29
2018-01-08 $0.26
2017-10-09 $0.26
2017-10-06 $0.26
2017-07-07 $0.26
2017-04-07 $0.26
2016-12-19 $0.25
2016-09-12 $0.25
2016-06-13 $0.25
2016-03-24 $0.25
2015-12-21 $0.22
2015-09-14 $0.22
2015-06-15 $0.22
2015-04-06 $0.22