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More on Dollar General (DG): Sales stronger for consumables in Q2, with candy and snacks showing...

More on Dollar General (DG): Sales stronger for consumables in Q2, with candy and snacks showing significant growth. SG&A expenses fell 15 bps due to in part to lower workers compensation. Increases outlook for full-year same-store sales growth to 4%-5%, from prior guidance of 3%-5%. Announces additional $500M added to its stock buyback program. Shares +1.0% premarket. (PR)
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  • "with candy and snacks showing significant growth."...probably all those new SNAP cards ..I made that as kind of a joke...but it probably is true
    5 Sep 2012, 07:27 AM Reply Like
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