Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) recent rally took place on significantly more volume which surged nearly 3.14 million contracts on 13-Mar-19 versus its daily average of 2.15 million. The first sale was made at $120 but later the stock became weaker, and closed with a gain of 0.89%. It was last traded at $120.68 apiece.

Dollar General Corporation (DG): Outperform Candidate With 0.3% Upside Potential

Dollar General Corporation is maintained at an average outperform rating by 29 stock analysts, and there are at least 2.5% of shares outstanding that are currently legally short sold. The shares went up by 2.93% in value last month. Year-to-date it jumped 11.66%. Analysts are turning out to be more optimistic than before, with 18 of analysts who cover Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) advice adding it to buy candidate list. Wall Street experts also assign a $121.04 price target on Dollar General Corporation, pointing towards a 0.3% rally from current levels. The stock is trading for about 0.28% more than its 52-week high.

Dollar General Corporation Reports -0.92% Sales Growth

Dollar General Corporation (DG) remained successful in beating the consensus-estimated $1.26 as it actually earned $1.31 per share in its last reported financial results. Revenue, on the other hand, scored -0.92% growth from the previous quarter, coming up with $6.38 billion.

DG Adds 1.18% In A Week

This company shares (DG) so far managed to recover 38.92% since collapsing to its 52-week low. Over a week, it has seen its stock price volatility to stay at 1.34% while widening the period to a month, volatility was 1.38%. The share price has already crossed its 20 days moving average, floating at a distance of 1.53% and sits 4.33% higher versus its 50 days moving average. When looking at the past five sessions, the stock returned 1.18% gains and is up by 12.57% compared with its 200-day moving average of $111.15. Also, Dollar General Corporation (DG) needs to expand a 36.19% increase it experienced over the past twelve months.

Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCC) Consensus Call At 1.6

As regular trading ended, Ares Capital Corporation (ARCC) stock brought in a -$0.06 drop to $17.42. The day started at a price of $17.5 but then traded as high as $17.51 before giving part of the gains back. As for this week, analysts appear content to stick with their bright outlook with the consensus call at 1.6. Ares Capital Corporation is given 7 buy-equivalent recommendations, 0 sells and 3 holds. The company shares sank -1.19% from their peak of $17.63 and now has a $7.43 billion market value of equity.

Ares Capital Corporation Could Grow 6.6% More

ARCC’s mean recommendation on Reuter’s scale presents no change from 1.75 thirty days ago to 1.75 now, which indicates a buy consensus from the analyst community. They see Ares Capital Corporation (ARCC) price hitting a mean target of $18.57 a share, meaning the stock still has potential that could lift the price another 6.6% . Also, the recent close suggests the stock is underpriced by 14.81% compared to the most bullish target.

Ares Capital Corporation (ARCC) Returns 11.81% This Year

The company had seen its current volume reaching at 2.76 million shares in the last trade. That compares with the recent volume average of 2.63 million. At the close of regular trading, its last week’s stock price volatility was 1.11% which for the month reaches 1.09%. Ares Capital Corporation dipped to as low as $17.37 throughout the day and has returned 11.81% in this year. At one point in the past year, the shares traded as low as $14.5 but has recovered 20.14% since then. [T4]