Dollar General (
The dollar store reported Thursday that earnings came in at 84 cents a share, falling well short of Wall Street forecasts for 93 cents a share. Net sales rose 5% from the prior year to $5.32 billion, missing analysts estimates for $5.37 billion. The sour news didn't stop there, however.
Dollar General's same-store sales, a key retail measure that reflects sales at stores open more than a year, dropped 0.1%. Wall Street...