SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Flanigan John W

(Last) (First) (Middle)
100 MISSION RIDGE

(Street)
GOODLETTSVILLE TN 37072

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
DOLLAR GENERAL CORP [ DG ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
EVP, Global Supply Chain
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
03/11/2016
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock 03/11/2016 M 28,080 A $45.25 60,568 D
Common Stock 03/11/2016 M 13,746 A $48.11 74,314 D
Common Stock 03/11/2016 S 53,038 D $84.5362 (1) 21,276 D
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Employee Stock Option (Right to Buy) $45.25 03/11/2016 M 28,080 (2) 03/20/2022 Common Stock 28,080 $0 9,360 (3) D
Employee Stock Option (Right to Buy) $48.11 03/11/2016 M 13,746 (4) 03/18/2023 Common Stock 13,746 $0 13,746 (5) D
Explanation of Responses:
1. The price reported in the third row of Column 4 is a weighted average price. These shares were sold in multiple transactions at prices ranging from $84.49 to $84.71, inclusive. The reporting person undertakes to provide to Dollar General Corporation, any security holder of Dollar General Corporation, or the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission, upon request, full information regarding the number of shares sold at each separate price within the ranges set forth in this footnote to this Form 4.
2. The options exercised vested as to 9,360 shares on March 20, 2013, as to 9,360 shares on March 20, 2014, and as to 9,360 shares on March 20, 2015.
3. The number of securities reported in the first row of Column 9 represents unvested options that are subject to time-vesting criteria which are scheduled to vest on March 20, 2016.
4. The options exercised vested as to 6,873 shares on March 18, 2014, and as to 6,873 shares on March 18, 2015.
5. The number of securities reported in the second row of Column 9 represents unvested options that are subject to time-vesting criteria which are scheduled to vest evently on each of March 18, 2016 and March 18, 2017.
Remarks:
/s/ John W. Flanigan 03/15/2016
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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