Dollar General Plans to Open 625 New Stores, Hire 6,000 Employees

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Filed under: Earnings Reports , Forecasts , Good news , Employees , Recession The country is still mired in a long recession. Many businesses are closing their doors. Others are cutting back, laying off employees and reducing production. But with every crisis there is opportunity. Such is the case for Dollar General ( DG ). In a time of high unemployment and low wages, consumers are counting every penny. Dollar General stores offer deep discounts, even beating discounters like Walmart ( WMT ). In the most recent quarter, Dollar General’s income rose by 69%. The company also raised its full-year guidance by 10% to $3.22 billion. Continue reading Dollar General Plans to Open 625 New Stores, Hire 6,000 Employees Dollar General Plans to Open 625 New Stores, Hire 6,000 Employees originally appeared on BloggingStocks on Tue, 04 Jan 2011 10:20:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Read  |  Permalink  |  Email this  |  Comments

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