More on Dollar General (DG): FQ1 beats across the board on strong sales and better overall...

|About: Dollar General Corporation (DG)|By:, SA News Editor

More on Dollar General (DG): FQ1 beats across the board on strong sales and better overall margins. Same-store sales rose 6.7% Y/Y, while total sales improved by 13.0%. The company also raises FY12 guidance, now expecting to earn between $2.68 to $2.78 per share, up from its prior view of $2.65 to $2.75. Street estimates are at $2.76 per share. Separately, the company announces a 25M share secondary offering. Shares +1.3% AH.