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Last $79.39 USD
Change Today +0.04 / 0.05%
Volume 9.4M
FDO On Other Exchanges
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family dollar stores (FDO) Snapshot

Open
$79.15
Previous Close
$79.35
Day High
$79.64
Day Low
$79.15
52 Week High
09/2/14 - $80.97
52 Week Low
07/22/14 - $59.81
Market Cap
9.1B
Average Volume 10 Days
2.1M
EPS TTM
$2.65
Shares Outstanding
114.5M
EX-Date
09/11/14
P/E TM
30.0x
Dividend
$1.24
Dividend Yield
0.78%
Current Stock Chart for FAMILY DOLLAR STORES (FDO)

family dollar stores (FDO) Details

Family Dollar Stores, Inc. operates a chain of general merchandise retail discount stores primarily for low- and middle-income consumers in the United States. Its merchandise assortment includes consumables, such as batteries, diapers, food products, hardware and automotive supplies, health and beauty aids, household chemicals, paper products, pet food and supplies, and tobacco; and home products, including blankets, sheets, towels, giftware home décor products, and housewares. The company also offers apparel and accessories comprising boys' and girls', infants', men's, and women's clothing, as well as fashion accessories and shoes; and seasonal and electronic products, such as toys, stationery and school supplies, and seasonal goods, as well as personal electronics, including pre-paid cellular phones and services. As of April 8, 2015, it operated approximately 8,100 stores in 46 states. The company was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in Matthews, North Carolina.

35,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 10/29/14
Founded in 1959

family dollar stores (FDO) Top Compensated Officers

Executive Chairman, Chief Executive Officer a...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Off...
Total Annual Compensation: $501.9K
Executive Vice President of Store Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $437.9K
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Co...
Total Annual Compensation: $411.9K
Chief Merchandising Officer and Executive Vic...
Total Annual Compensation: $387.2K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

family dollar stores (FDO) Key Developments

Family Dollar Stores Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended May 30, 2015

Family Dollar Stores Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended May 30, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported net sales of $2,728,176,000 compared to $2,658,964,000 a year ago. Operating profit was $126,285,000 compared to $120,808,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $128,003,000 compared to $121,307,000 a year ago. Net income was $79,943,000 or $0.70 per basic and diluted common share compared to $81,147,000 or $0.71 per basic and diluted common share a year ago. Adjusted operating profit was $130,975,000 compared to $145,290,000 a year ago. Adjusted net income was $84,633,000 or $0.74 diluted per share compared to $96,502,000 or $0.85 diluted per share a year ago. Comparable store sales for the 13-week period increased 0.7% as a result of an increase in the number of customer transactions, which was partially offset by a decrease in the average customer transaction value. For the nine months, the company reported net sales of $8,082,866,000 compared to $7,875,276,000 a year ago. Operating profit was $314,492,000 compared to $381,384,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $317,232,000 compared to $382,624,000 a year ago. Net income was $198,026,000 or $1.73 per basic and diluted common share compared to $250,043,000 or $2.18 per diluted common share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities were $342,638,000 compared to $253,001,000 a year ago. Capital expenditures were $253,778,000 compared to $307,183,000 a year ago. Adjusted operating profit was $336,273,000 compared to $405,866,000 a year ago. Adjusted net income was $219,807,000 or $1.92 diluted per share compared to $265,398,000 or $2.32 diluted per share a year ago. The reduction in capital expenditures was primarily due to fewer new store openings and fewer store renovations. These reductions were partially offset by increased investments in security equipment and merchandise fixtures in existing stores.

Family Dollar Stores, Inc. Announces Loss of Board Member Mark R. Bernstein on April 27, 2015

Family Dollar Stores Inc. announced the passing of Mark R. Bernstein, a member of the Company's Board of Directors, on April 27, 2015. Mr. Bernstein was among Family Dollar’s longest tenured Board Members, having joined the Board in 1980. Mr. Bernstein most recently served as Lead Director from 2004 to January 2013. In addition to his service on the Family Dollar board, Mr. Bernstein formerly served as president of Temple Beth El, the Mecklenburg County Bar, and the Charlotte Symphony. He is also remembered as being an integral part of bringing the Levine Center for the Arts from conception to reality.

Family Dollar Stores, Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended February 28, 2015

Family Dollar Stores Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the second quarter and six months ended February 28, 2015. The company reported that net income per diluted share in the second quarter of fiscal 2015 ended February 28, 2015, was $0.67 compared to $0.80 in the second quarter of fiscal 2014 ended March 1, 2014. Total net sales in the second quarter of fiscal 2015 increased 3.0% to $2.80 billion from $2.72 billion in the second quarter of fiscal 2014. Comparable store sales for the 13-week period increased 0.5% as a result of an increase in the number of customer transactions which was offset by a decrease in the average customer transaction value. Excluding these merger expenses, adjusted operating profit in the second quarter of fiscal 2015 was $125.8 million, or 4.5% of sales, as compared to $140.3 million, or 5.2% of sales, in the second quarter of fiscal 2014. Adjusted net income for the second quarter of fiscal 2015 was $84.9 million, excluding fees related to the company’s pending merger with Dollar Tree, compared with $90.9 million in the second quarter of fiscal 2014. Operating profit was $117.548 million against $140.257 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $118.236 million against $140.457 million a year ago. Net income was $76.706 million against $90.869 million a year ago. Adjusted operating profit was $125.778 million against $140.257 million a year ago. Adjusted diluted net income per common share was $0.74 against $0.80 diluted per share a year ago. Capital expenditures were $176.5 million in the first half of fiscal 2015 as compared to $219.7 million in the first half of fiscal 2014. The reduction in capital expenditures was primarily due to fewer new store openings and a reduction in technology investments. These reductions were partially offset by increased investments in security equipment and merchandise fixtures in existing stores. Net sales were $5,354.690 million against $5,216.312 million a year ago. Operating profit was $188.207 million against $260.576 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $189.229 million against $261.317 million a year ago. Net income was $118.083 million or $1.03 diluted per share against $168.896 million or $1.47 diluted per share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $102.801 million against $111.924 million a year ago. Adjusted operating profit was $205.298 million against $260.576 million a year ago. Adjusted net income was $135.174 million or $1.18 diluted per share against $168.896 million or $1.47 diluted per share a year ago.

 

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