FDO  Family Dollar Stores Inc.

Exchange

NYSE

Sector

Consumer Services

Industry

Department/Specialty Retail Stores

Market Cap.

9.057B

Vuru Grade

34.45/100

Current Price

$79.46
+0.21 (+0.26%)

Growth Price

$16.47
Overvalued by 79.27%

Stability Price

$43.07
Overvalued by 45.80%

Company Metrics

  • 31.83 P/E
  • 0.86 P/S
  • 5.42 P/B
  • 2.49 EPS
  • 3.37% Cash ROIC
  • 0.13 Cash Ratio
  • 0.93 / 1.17% Dividend
  • 1.10M Avg. Vol.
  • 113.98M Shares
  • 9.057B 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

Top Stories of 2014: Family Dollar holds one last sale
Charlotte Business Journal - Dec 17, 2014
Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE:FDO) created an enduring niche by retailing discounted goods. Now it's applying the same strategy to the biggest sale of all - itself.
Strong Growth Potential Earns Dollar Tree Bullish Thesis - Seeking Alpha
Elliott Increases Stake In Family Dollar Stores to 6.8 Percent
ValueWalk - Dec 12, 2014
Elliott Associates and its affiliates increased its stake in Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FDO) based on its latest 13D filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
Paul Singer Boosts Family Dollar Stake Ahead of Dollar Tree Merger - GuruFocus.com
Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (FDO): Paul Singer's Elliott Management Raises ...
Insider Monkey (blog) - Dec 12, 2014
In a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Paul Singer's Elliott Management disclosed a 6.8% activist stake in Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FDO). As the filing shows, Elliott Management together with its affiliates own around 7.72 ...
Family Dollar Judge Urged to Block Dollar Tree Bid Vote
Bloomberg - Dec 5, 2014
Dollar General countered in its own statement that it has made “good progress” in talks with the FTC and is seeking to convince regulators the combination with Family Dollar wouldn't hurt customers because competition with Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT ...
Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR) Provides Regulatory Update On Family Dollar (FDO ... - Bidness ETC
Dollar General-Dollar Tree Keep Battling on Potential Family Dollar Store Sales - Wall Street Journal (blog)
Trade-Ideas: Family Dollar Stores (FDO) Is Today's Post-Market Leader Stock
TheStreet.com - Dec 11, 2014
Family Dollar Stores, Inc. operates a chain of general merchandise retail discount stores primarily for low- and middle-income consumers in the United States.
Dividend Aristocrats In Focus Part 51: Family Dollar
Seeking Alpha - Dec 8, 2014
Family Dollar's competitive advantage comes from a mix of convenience, brand recognition, and low prices. With 8,042 stores across the United States many potential customers find themselves close to a Family Dollar store. Family Dollar targets ...
Dealpolitik: Does Dollar General Want to Win the Family Dollar Battle? - Wall Street Journal (blog)
Investor Stock Updates: Family Dollar Stores , Carmax Inc - The Daily Joplin
Family Dollar Investors Urged to Delay Dollar Tree Vote
Bloomberg - Dec 11, 2014
Family Dollar Stores Inc. investors should oppose the current Dollar Tree Inc. takeover offer and postpone a Dec. 23 meeting to vote on the deal, shareholder adviser Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. said.
For Family Dollar, Bird-in-Hand Bid Looking Plumper - Wall Street Journal (blog)
Is Now the Time to Buy Dollar Tree Inc.'s Stock? - Motley Fool
Dollar Tree expects to shed 500 stores — or fewer — in Family Dollar acquisition
Orlando Business Journal - Nov 20, 2014
Dollar Tree Inc. (Nasdaq: DLTR) expects it will have to divest fewer than 500 stores to complete its $8.5 billion acquisition of Family Dollar Stores Inc. Dollar Tree CEO Bob Sasser gave a brief update during the company's fiscal third-quarter earnings ...
Has Dollar General's hostile takeover of Family Dollar hit a snag? - Dallas Business Journal
Family Dollar Concludes Four-Week Boys & Girls Clubs of America Giving ...
Business Wire (press release) - Dec 17, 2014
CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE: FDO) today announced a $280,000 donation to Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA).
What happens if Family Dollar isn't acquired?
Charlotte Business Journal - Oct 10, 2014
Family Dollar Stores Inc.'s future hinges on a deal closing with either Dollar Tree Inc. or Dollar General Corp. Without an acquisition, analysts say the Matthews-based retailer's stock could tumble into the mid-$40s as its performance continues to falter.
Family Dollar Profit Declines as Price Cuts Trim Margins - Bloomberg
Dollar General Receives Second Request from FTC, as Expected, Regarding ... - MarketWatch