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Shares of Dollar General Corp. DG slid 0.65% to $245.44 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.88% to 3,785.38 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.82% to 30,775.43. Dollar General Corp. closed $16.77 below its 52-week high ($262.21), which the company reached on April 21st.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Walmart Inc. WMT fell 0.28% to $121.58, Costco Wholesale Corp. COST rose 2.01% to $479.28, and Target Corp. TGT fell 0.47% to $141.23. Trading volume (1.5 M) remained 659,131 below its 50-day average volume of 2.2 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled June 30, 2022.
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June 30, 2022 16:48 ET (20:48 GMT)
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