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Shares of Dollar General Corp. (DG) shed 3.52% to $220.34 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 0.63% to 4,132.15 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.67% to 32,990.12. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Dollar General Corp. closed $41.87 below its 52-week high ($262.21), which the company reached on April 21st.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Walmart Inc. (WMT) rose 0.12% to $128.63, Costco Wholesale Corp. (COST) fell 0.96% to $466.22, and Target Corp. (TGT) fell 3.15% to $161.88. Trading volume (3.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.2 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled May 31, 2022.
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May 31, 2022 16:48 ET (20:48 GMT)
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