Dollar Tree Inc (NASDAQ:DLTR) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume

Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR) traded 6357082 Stock with change of 0.85%

Dollar Tree reports better-than-expected same-store sales

(NASDAQ:DLTR) stock. Many experts agree that the truth about a stock is best reflected in the way it moves on the chart. Dollar Tree, Inc.'s RSI is presently sitting at 73.66. Technical analysts believe that volume can serve as a warning signal as to whether a stock is on the verge of breaking into upside territory (high volume) or into a downside trend (low volume). The figure tells us what earnings were generated from invested capital of Dollar Tree, Inc. David A. Jacobs, Chief Strategy Officer sold $487,356 worth of shares at a price of $87.09 on Friday the 6th. Jefferies maintained Dollar Tree, Inc.

Several other research analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. The analysts, on average, are forecasting a $94.17 price target, but the stock is already up 47.97% from its recent lows. NasdaqGS:DLTR is 4.21%. This is calculated by taking the earnings per share and dividing it by the last closing share price. The company has a current ratio of 1.83, a quick ratio of 0.43 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.95. The company was maintained on Friday, August 25 by BMO Capital Markets.

Dollar Tree Inc, the biggest US dollar-store chain operator, on Tuesday reported third-quarter comparable store sales and profit that beat Wall Street estimates, helped by higher customer traffic and spending at its stores. Diluted earnings per share are estimated to be in the range of $1.80 to $1.89. The average investment recommendation on a scale of 1 to 5 (1 being a strong buy, 3 a hold, and 5 a sell) is 2.10, which implies that analysts are generally neutral in their outlook for DLTR over the next year. With the existing current ratio, Dollar Tree, Inc.is more than equipped to confront its liabilities with its assets. According to their predictions high & low revenue estimates are 5.3 Billion and 5.24 Billion respectively. Focusing strictly on cost helps Dollar Tree to grow its bottom line, sometimes faster than its top line. If you are viewing this report on another publication, it was stolen and reposted in violation of worldwide trademark & copyright law. The Davidson & Garrard Inc holds 35,518 shares with $3.77 million value, down from 39,510 last quarter. A reading above 70 indicates that a stock is overvalued, and a reading below 30 implies that it is undervalued. Earnings are anticipated in the range of $1.80-$1.89 per share. (DLTR) stake by 1253.59% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Also, Director Thomas A. Saunders sold 18,621 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, October 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $91.13, for a total value of $13,669,500.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. (NASDAQ:DLTR). Snyder Cap Mngmt Ltd Partnership owns 187,060 shares. Royal Bank Of Canada set a $92.00 price target on shares of Dollar Tree and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Monday, October 30th.

Robust fiscal third-quarter results and progress on Family Dollar integration encouraged management to raise guidance for fiscal 2017. Companies may issue new shares and buy back their own shares. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System raised its position in shares of Dollar Tree by 1.4% in the 2nd quarter.

Net income in the quarter tumbled 29.2% to $16.7 million or 13 cents per diluted share from $23.6 million or 18 cents in the same quarter previous year.

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Among 32 analysts covering Dollar Tree Inc. The Average Volume of the company is 2.32 Million, while the Volume of the company in the last trading session was 5.25 Billion.

After a recent scan, we can see that Dollar Tree, Inc. DSM Capital Partners LLC now owns 1,213,002 shares of the company's stock valued at $105,314,000 after purchasing an additional 1,212,918 shares in the last quarter.

For investors it's vital to know about both type of ownership about firm, as institutional ownership is the percentage of a stock's float owned by institutions such as mutual funds, pension funds and endowments.

Comparable store sales (comps) for the quarter increased 3.2% in constant-currency, driven by improved customer count and average ticket. As of January 28, 2017, the Company operated 14,334 stores in 48 states and the District of Columbia, and five Canadian provinces. The Company's divisions include Dollar Tree and Family Dollar. The Dollar Tree segment is the operator of discount variety stores offering merchandise at a fixed price.

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