List of Publicly Traded Discount Stores Listed on Major U.S. Exchanges

Examples of publicly traded companies on this list include:

  • Dollar stores: general merchandise such as food, cleaning supplies, beauty aids, housewares and seasonal items.
  • Discount furniture and electronic chains.
  • Discount specialty stores.
  • Membership warehouses.

For those interested, Family Dollar Stores was previously on this list but was acquired by Dollar Tree in July 2015.

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Additional publicly traded retail stores and retail categories can be accessed through the link below:

List of Publicly Traded Retail Stores

A comparison widget that shows trend, earnings per share (EPS), P/E ratio and beta for each of the companies on this list can be accessed through the link below.

Discount Store Industry Comparison Widget

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Discount Variety Stores: Large-Cap Stocks

Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) (Membership warehouse)

Dollar General Corporation (DG) (General merchandise)

Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR) (General merchandise)

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)

Discount Variety Stores: Mid-Cap Stocks

Big Lots, Inc. (BIG) (Closeout chain)

Burlington Stores, Inc. (BURL) (Off-price apparel, home and baby products retailer: brands include Burlington Coat Factory, Burlington Shoes, Cohoes Fashions, MJM Designer Shoes and Super Baby Depot)

Five Below, Inc. (FIVE) (Targets teen and pre-teen shoppers)

PriceSmart, Inc. (PSMT) (Central and South America)

Discount Variety Stores: Small-Cap Stocks

Fred’s, Inc. (FRED) (Primarily Located in the Southeast)

Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Holdings Inc. (OLLI) (IPO in July 2015: Discount retail stores)

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