Value-focused retailers Rue21 (RUE) and Dollar General (DG) are bucking the downtrend in recent...

|About: Rue21 Inc (RUE)|By:, SA News Editor

Value-focused retailers Rue21 (RUE) and Dollar General (DG) are bucking the downtrend in recent IPOs, up 27.6% and 7.5% respectively on their first day of trading. The two offerings bring the year's total to 51, compared with 50 in 2008 and 247 in 2007.