FDO  Family Dollar Stores Inc.

Exchange

NYSE

Sector

Consumer Services

Industry

Department/Specialty Retail Stores

Market Cap.

8.889B

Vuru Grade

34.71/100

Current Price

$78.01
+0.26 (+0.33%)

Stability Price

$26.25
Overvalued by 66.34%

Company Metrics

  • 31.22 P/E
  • 0.84 P/S
  • 5.32 P/B
  • 2.49 EPS
  • 8.71% Cash ROIC
  • 0.13 Cash Ratio
  • 1.19 / 1.53 % Dividend
  • 2.28M Avg. Vol.
  • 113.95M Shares
  • 8.889B Market Cap.

Company Description

Family Dollar Stores, Inc. operates a chain of self-service retail discount stores primarily for low and middle income consumers in the United States. The company offers consumables, including household chemicals, paper products, candy and snack products, health and beauty aids, hardware and automotive supplies, and pet food products and supplies; and home products, which comprise domestics, house...
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News

Why Family Dollar Stores Inc's Earnings Miss May Not Matter For Shareholders
Motley Fool - Oct 9, 2014
Family Dollar (NYSE: FDO ) reported sales growth even as earnings per share fell amid a tough operating environment and ongoing merger preparations.
Family Dollar fourth quarter profit drops, same store sales improve marginally - Reuters
Family Dollar Profit Declines as Price Cuts Trim Margins - Bloomberg
Family Dollar Stores is Oversold
Forbes - Oct 13, 2014
In the case of Family Dollar Stores, Inc., the RSI reading has hit 29.2 - by comparison, the universe of dividend stocks covered by Dividend Channel currently has an average RSI of 37.9.
Family Dollar Troubled by Stiff Competition, Tight Spending
Zacks.com - Oct 28, 2014
Family Dollar Stores Inc.'s (FDO - Analyst Report) troubles continue, as it delivered another dismal quarterly performance.
Family Dollar vote on deal with Dollar Tree is Dec. 11
Richmond Times-Dispatch - Oct 28, 2014
Shareholders of Family Dollar Stores Inc. will vote on the proposed merger with Dollar Tree Inc. on Dec. 11 in Charlotte, N.C.
What's at stake in the Triad as FTC eyes Dollar Tree and Dollar General bids ...
Triad Business Journal (blog) - Oct 24, 2014
There is much at stake in the Triad as the FTC reviews competing efforts by two rivals - Dollar Tree and Dollar General - to acquire the Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO). The Matthews-based Family Dollar chain operates 50 stores across the Triad.
Family Dollar Stores Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by ... - Mideast Time
Investor's Watch List: Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (FDO), Brinker International ... - Techsonian (press release)
Elliott names 7 for Family Dollar board, backs Dollar General bid
Reuters - Oct 17, 2014
Oct 17 (Reuters) - Activist investor Elliott Advisors UK Ltd nominated seven candidates for election to Family Dollar Stores Inc's board as it looks to push for a sale of the dollar store operator to bigger rival Dollar General Corp. Dollar General's ...
Family Dollar Investor Elliott Nominates Directors - Bloomberg
Family Dollar Issues Statement Regarding Director Nominations for 2015 Annual ... - MarketWatch
State attorneys investigating Family Dollar acquisition plans
Charlotte Business Journal - Sep 30, 2014
Family Dollar Stores Inc.'s merger plans with Dollar Tree Inc. are under investigation by "certain state attorneys general," according to a Family Dollar filing with the U.S.
Deutsche Bank Reiterates Buy Rating On Family Dollar - Bidness ETC
State AGs eye Dollar General-Family Dollar combination (FDO) - Seeking Alpha (registration)
Family Dollar's Apple Device Move Brings App Development Challenge
Wall Street Journal (blog) - Oct 17, 2014
Family Dollar Stores Inc.FDO -0.53% is phasing out laptops over the next 12 months in favor of Apple Inc.AAPL -0.21% iPads and iPhones as part of a company-wide effort to create efficient business processes at its 8,100 stores.
Investor's Update: Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FDO)
Street Newswire (registration) - Oct 22, 2014
[BUSINESS WIRE] Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FDO), a discount store chain operating more than 8,000 stores in 46 states, will host a conference call for investors and analysts to discuss financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended ...
Update: Family Dollar - The Heat Is On - Seeking Alpha (registration)
Discount Store In Focus: Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT), Dollar General Corp ... - StreetWise Report
Movers in Focus- Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE:FDO), Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE ...
Street Newswire (registration) - Oct 20, 2014
Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE:FDO), which is being purchased by Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR), in a regulatory filing released pay surge for its Chief Executive Howard Levine.
Family Dollar Stores Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks (FDO) - WKRB News
Zacks Lowers Family Dollar Stores to Underperform (FDO) - Watch List News (press release)