# RNN 1st Gen Model Dollar General Corporation Variety stores

Stock predictor AI models:
56.82% successful of 44 deals
$ 221.52 Last close price
at 29-oct-2021


Model's trade recommendations No return for period yet

-8.84% Annual return

$26.18B Market Cap

β 1.01  


Model (following trade recommendations)


Underlying stock

S&P 500

Return for period
52wk return 9.13%
52wk Range
Sortino ratio -0.54
Sharpe ratio -0.52
Norm. RMSE 0.49%
Downside risk 15.10%
Volatility 0.00%
  • 1.16 (1.20%) Div (Yield)
  • BUY Analysts consensus recommendation

Dollar General Corporation is a discount retailer in the United States. The Company separates its merchandise into four categories, which includes highly consumable, seasonal, home products and basic clothing. Highly consumable consists of packaged food, candy, snacks and refrigerated products, health and beauty aids, home cleaning supplies and pet supplies; seasonal consists of seasonal and holiday-related items, toys, stationery and hardware; home products consists of house wares and domestics, and basic clothing consists of casual everyday apparel. Dollar General is among the largest retailers of top-quality products made by America's most trusted manufacturers such as Procter & Gamble, Kimberly-Clark, Unilever, Kellogg's, General Mills, Nabisco, Fruit of the Loom, PepsiCo and Coca-Cola. The Company store support center is located in Goodlettsville, Tennessee.

Industry sector: Retail/Wholesale

Sector classification: Variety stores

Deep Learning based analysis and prediction model for Dollar General Corporation (DG) stock is a 1st Generation Non-linear Autoregresive with exogenous variable(s) (NARX) model based on the Recurrent Neural Network architecture.

Model is in the production pipeline since Oct. 2, 2015.

Market data for DG model training are being downloaded from the Quandl premium datasets on a daily basis.
Risks related to the novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by the virus named “SARS-CoV-2” are accounted for in this model in the form of the historical data coincided with outbreaks and other global events in the past used to train ML prediction model for DG.

Model is being retrained on a daily basis.

Float 270M
P/E 21.00
Shares Outstanding 272M
% Held by Insiders 0.41%
% Held by Institutions 90.62%
EPS (last reported FY) $4.49
EPS (last reported Q) $1.48
EPS, estimated (last reported Q) $1.48
Total revenues $23 B
Net income $2 B