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Shares of Dollar General Corp. (DG) inched 0.80% higher to $234.32 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.95% to 4,160.68 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.80% to 33,180.14. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of gains. Dollar General Corp. closed $27.89 short of its 52-week high ($262.21), which the company reached on April 21st.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Walmart Inc. (WMT) fell 1.20% to $123.37, Costco Wholesale Corp. (COST) fell 0.15% to $471.78, and Target Corp. (TGT) fell 2.31% to $155.98. Trading volume (2.0 M) remained 225,747 below its 50-day average volume of 2.2 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled June 7, 2022.
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June 07, 2022 16:48 ET (20:48 GMT)
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