Dollar General Earnings per Share

Dollar General Earnings per Share (EPS) 2005-2021

Amounts are in millions. 

Year EPS (diluted)
2021$10.17
2020$10.62
2019$6.64
2018$5.97 
2017$5.63 
2016$4.43 
2015$3.95 
2014$3.49 
2013$3.17 
2012$2.85 
2011$2.22 
2010$1.82 
2009 $1.04
2008$0.34 
2007$(0.02) 

Dollar General's earnings per share (EPS diluted) was $10.17 for 2021 compared to $10.62 for 2020. The company reported net income of $2.40 billion, or $10.17 per diluted share, for 2021 compared to net income of $2.66 billion, or $10.62 per diluted share, for 2020.

Dollar General's earnings per share (diluted) grew to $10.62 in 2020 compared to $6.64 in 2019.

Earnings per share of Dollar General grew to $5.97 in 2018 from $5.63 in 2017.

About Dollar General:

Dollar General is among the largest retail chains in the United States based on the number of stores. As of January 29, 2021, the company had 17,177 stores operational across 46 states in the United States. The company has experienced solid growth in its net sales in 2020 compared to the previous year. Its revenues jumped by 21.6% in 2020 compared to 2019 reaching $33.7 billion.