More Than A Bargain - Research Report on Target, Dollar General, Dollar Tree, Five Below and Big Lots

More Than A Bargain - Research Report on Target, Dollar General, Dollar Tree,
                           Five Below and Big Lots

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, March 18, 2013

NEW YORK, March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Wall Street Source announced new research reports highlighting Target
Corporation (NYSE: TGT), Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG), Dollar Tree, Inc.
(NASDAQ: DLTR), Five Below Inc. (NASDAQ: FIVE) and Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG).
Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price
targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.

Target Corporation Research Report

Target has announced that it has completed the sale of its entire credit card
portfolio to TD Bank Group for $5.7 billion. As announced, Target and TD will
enter a seven-year program agreement under which TD will also underwrite,
fund and own future Target Credit Card and Target Visa receivable sin the
United States. Risk management policies and regulatory compliance policies
will likewise be controlled and overseen by TD while Target continues to
perform account servicing functions. Target will maintain the current deep
integration between its financial services operations and retail operations.
The agreement will not affect Target's 5% REDcard rewards program. "We're
pleased that we've completed the sale of our credit card portfolio," said
Gregg Steinhafel, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Target
Corporation. "We look forward to working with TD Bank Group, a premier
financial institution, to provide innovative financial products to our guests
and profitably grow the portfolio over time." The Full Research Report on
Target Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and
price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.WallStSource.com/r/full_research_report/304a_TGT]

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Dollar General Corp. Research Report

Dollar General will donate $10 for each lap led by NASCAR Nationwide Series
driver Brain Vickers in the No. 20 Dollar General car this National Blood Clot
Awareness Month. "Dollar General's matching contribution will allow us to
reach more people with life-saving and life-changing information," said Clot
Connect director Beth Waldron. "We are also grateful for the support of our
educational outreach from Brian Vickers, who is an inspiring advocate for clot
awareness and Clot Connect." "Dollar General's matching contribution will
allow us to reach more people with life-saving and life-changing information,"
said Clot Connect director Beth Waldron. "We are also grateful for the support
of our educational outreach from Brian Vickers, who is an inspiring advocate
for clot awareness and Clot Connect." Vickers was diagnosed with blood clots
in early 2010 and was forced to miss the rest of the season. During his
treatment, he had worked with physicians at the University of North Carolina
at Chapel Hill and Clot Connect who helped him make informed decisions on his
healthcare. The Full Research Report on Dollar General Corp. - including full
detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to
download free of charge at:
[http://www.WallStSource.com/r/full_research_report/5ab7_DG]

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Dollar Tree Inc. Research Report

Dollar Tree Inc. posted sturdy results for its fiscal 2012 Q4 and full year.
Highlights for the fourth quarter include comparable store sale increase of
2.4%, consolidated net sale increase of 15.4%, along with an operating margin
increase of 70 basis points to 16.2%. "I am pleased with the growth of Dollar
Tree's sales and earnings in the fourth quarter and for the year of 2012,"
said President and CEO Bob Sasser. "On top of a very strong fourth quarter
performance in 2011, average basket size increased and customers responded
this year in record numbers. These results were achieved through the efforts
of thousands of Dollar Tree associates across North America, working every day
to provide a unique assortment of merchandise at great values in stores that
are clean, bright, and fun to shop." The Dollar Tree also posted consolidated
net sales of $7.39 billion, an 11.5% versus 2011's sales of $6.63 billion,
with comparable store sales increasing by 3.4%. The Full Research Report on
Dollar Tree Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and
price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.WallStSource.com/r/full_research_report/7613_DLTR]

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Five Below Inc. Research Report

Five Below welcomes Michael F. Devine III to its Board of Directors and Chair
of Five Below's Audit Committee. David Schlessinger, Executive Chairman of
Five Below, stated, "We are pleased to welcome Mike to our Board of Directors.
Mike has enjoyed a distinguished career in financial leadership roles
concentrated in the retail industry. We look forward to benefitting from his
expertise as we execute our growth plans. We would also like to thank Howard
for his many valuable contributions over the years and wish him the best." Mr.
Devine replaces Howard Ross who resigned from the board. Five Below is a
rapidly growing specialty value retailer offering a broad range of
trend-right, high-quality merchandise targeted at the teen and pre-teen
customer. Philadelphia-based Five Below offers a dynamic, edited assortment
of exciting products, all priced at $5 and below, including select brands and
licensed merchandise across a number of category worlds - Style, Room, Sports,
Media, Crafts, Party, Candy and Seasonal. The Full Research Report on Five
Below Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price
targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.WallStSource.com/r/full_research_report/3eb8_FIVE]

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Big Lots, Inc. Research Report

Big Lots, the go-to site for serious bargain hunters, posted income from
continuing operations of $120.3 million, or $2.09 per diluted share, for Q$ of
fiscal 2012 ended Feb.2, 2013. Highlights for the fourth quarter include
operating profit of $197 million, a 3% increase compared to last year, total
sales increase of 5% to $1.8 billion and Canadian operations post first
profitable quarter since acquisition in July 2011. Big Lots also expects to
open 2 to 3 new stores in Canada and other similar locations. The Full
Research Report on Big Lots, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst
ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.WallStSource.com/r/full_research_report/96c6_BIG]

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