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Target is Among the Companies in the General Merchandise Stores Industry With the Highest Free Cash Flow Per Share (TGT, BIG, DG, DLTR, FRED)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the General Merchandise Stores industry with the highest free cash flow per share. FCF/share is a valuable metric signaling a company's ability to facilitate growth in the business.

Target ranks highest with a FCF per share of $4.18. Following is Big Lots with a FCF per share of $4.10. Dollar General ranks third highest with a FCF per share of $3.09.

Dollar Tree follows with a FCF per share of $2.92, and Fred's rounds out the top five with a FCF per share of $1.11.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Dollar Tree on May 26th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $86.98. Since that recommendation, shares of Dollar Tree have risen 11.3%. We continue to monitor Dollar Tree for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: highest free cash flow per share Target big lots Dollar General Dollar Tree fred's

Ticker(s): TGT BIG DG DLTR FRED