Tag Archives: Dollar General

Hedge fund drops Family Dollar bid

Trian Fund Management has backed away from its pursuit of a more substantial stake in Family Dollar, quelling speculation that the retailer will make a run at its competitor, Dollar General. (view story)

Family Dollar Investors Bet on Sale as Shorts Flee

Market sentiment on Family Dollar Stores shifted dramatically, with shorts scrambling to cover their positions and bullish investors eyeing a potential acquisition by Pershing Square or other parties. (view story)