Dollar General Corp. (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 05/13/2021


Dividend Yield Summary

  2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Dividends 1.00 1.04 1.42 1.25 1.40 0.78
Average Price 79.98 76.57 101.13 136.66 186.68 201.82
Yield 1.25% 1.36% 1.40% 0.91% 0.75% 0.39%
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2021 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2021-04-05
Dividend Pay Date

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 10.62
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 1.50
Dividend Cover 7.08 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 0.70%
52-Week Trailing Yield 0.74%
6-Year Average Yield 0.88%
6-Year Dividend Change 50.00%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change 8.33%
Number of Dividend Payments (2015-04-06 - 2021-04-05) 27

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2021-04-05 $0.42
2021-01-04 $0.36
2020-10-05 $0.36
2020-07-06 $0.36
2020-04-06 $0.36
2020-01-06 $0.32
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