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

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

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)