Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, discount variety store operator Dollar Tree (NAS: DLTR) has earned a respected four-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Dollar Tree's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Dollar Tree facts
Chesapeake, Va. (1986)
General merchandise stores
CEO Bob Sasser (since 2004)
Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)
$382.3 million / $265.5 million
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 92% of the 488 members who have rated Dollar Tree believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Proving to be profitable and growing. However, there's a lack of economic moat unless economies of scale can be achieved over other "dollar" stores. Very reasonable [price-to-earnings multiple] considering growth.
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