FORTUNE 500 2006
Our annual ranking of America's largest corporations
Dollar General
Rank: 268 (Previous rank: 280)
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CEO: David A. Perdue
Address: 100 Mission Ridge, Goodlettsville, TN 37072
Phone: 615-855-4000
Website: http://www.dollargeneral.com
Revenues 8,582.2 12
Profits 350.2 1.7
Assets 2,992.2 ó
Stockholders' Equity 1,720.8 ó
Market Value 3/17/2006 5,712.0 ó
Revenues 4.1
Assets 11.7
Stockholders' equity 20.3
2005 $ 1.08
% change from 2004 3.8
1995-2005 annual growth rate % 15.2
2005 -7.4
1995-2005 annual rate 16.7
Industry: General Merchandisers
1 Wal-Mart Stores 2 315,654.0
2 Target 29 52,620.0
3 Sears Holdings 33 49,124.0
4 Federated Dept. Stores 87 23,347.0
5 J.C. Penney 118 18,781.0
6 Kohl's 166 13,402.2
7 Dollar General 268 8,582.2
8 Nordstrom 293 7,722.9
9 Dillard's 294 7,708.0
10 Saks 362 5,953.4
11 Family Dollar Stores 369 5,824.8
12 Retail Ventures 636 2,854.8
13 Belk 649 2,692.2
14 Stein Mart 977 1,481.6
From the April 17th, 2006 issue
Footnote:
Figures are for fiscal year ended Jan. 31, 2006.
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