Target Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:TGT)

About Target Corp.

Target Corp. logoTarget Corporation offers everyday essentials and merchandise to its customers. The Company sells a range of general merchandise and food through its store and digital channels. The Company's general merchandise stores offer an edited food assortment, including perishables, dry grocery, dairy and frozen items. The Company's digital channels include a range of general merchandise, including various items found in its stores, along with a complementary assortment, such as additional sizes and colors sold only online. The Company's brands include Archer Farms, Market Pantry, Threshold, Simply Balanced, Merona, up & up, Boots & Barkley, Room Essentials, Wine Cube, Circo, Smith & Hawken, Xhilaration, Embark, Ava & Viv, Spritz and Sonia Kashuk. The Company's exclusive brands include C9 by Champion, DENIZEN from Levi's, Nate Berkus for Target, Cherokee, Fieldcrest, Oh Joy! for Target, Mossimo, Genuine Kids from OshKosh, Shaun White, Kid Made Modern and Hand Made Modern.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Discount, Variety Stores
  • Sub-Industry: General Merchandise Stores
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: TGT
  • CUSIP: 87612E10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $70.35
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $73.49
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $75.17
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.02
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.03
  • P/E Growth: 1.77
  • Market Cap: $40.44B
  • Outstanding Shares: 574,801,000
  • Beta: 0.63
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Target Corp. (NYSE:TGT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 14 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.28)
Consensus Price Target: $78.26 (11.25% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Target Corp. (NYSE:TGT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/21/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingHold$72.00View Rating Details
8/18/2016NomuraSet Price TargetHold$75.00View Rating Details
8/19/2016Morgan StanleySet Price TargetSell$67.00 -> $64.00View Rating Details
8/18/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHold$72.00View Rating Details
8/18/2016Telsey Advisory GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$88.00 -> $82.00View Rating Details
8/18/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$75.00 -> $71.00View Rating Details
8/18/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$80.00View Rating Details
8/17/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingOverweight$86.00View Rating Details
8/17/2016Edward JonesDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
8/17/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$81.00 -> $75.00View Rating Details
8/16/2016MKM PartnersReiterated RatingNeutral$73.00 -> $78.00View Rating Details
8/15/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHold$78.00 -> $79.00View Rating Details
7/29/2016Miller TabakInitiated CoverageBuy$87.00View Rating Details
7/7/2016ArgusReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/6/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform$76.00View Rating Details
5/19/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/19/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetUnderweight$70.00 -> $65.00View Rating Details
5/16/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$75.00View Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
5/11/2016Cleveland ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
4/29/2016Wolfe ResearchDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
4/15/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuy$95.00View Rating Details
3/1/2016Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$96.00View Rating Details
2/26/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
11/22/2015MacquarieReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/16/2015S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingHold$83.00View Rating Details
1/15/2015Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
11/20/2014Evercore ISIDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/26/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Target Corp. (NYSE:TGT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/17/2016Q216$1.12$1.23$16.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/18/2016Q116$1.19$1.29$16.31 billion$16.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q415$1.54$1.52$21.75 billion$21.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/18/2015Q315$0.86$0.86$17.57 billion$17.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/19/2015Q215$1.11$1.22$17.40 billion$17.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/20/2015Q115$1.03$1.10$17.09 billion$17.12 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2015Q414$1.46$1.50$21.64 billion$21.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/19/2014Q314$0.47$0.54$17.56 billion$17.73 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/20/2014Q214$0.80$0.78$17.38 billion$17.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/21/2014Q114$0.71$0.70$17.02 billion$17.05 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2014Q413$0.80$1.30$21.40 billion$21.52 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/21/2013Q313$0.63$0.84$17.38 billion$17.26 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/21/2013Q2 2013$0.96$1.19$17.26 billion$17.12 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/22/2013Q1 2013$0.87$0.77$16.82 billion$16.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2013Q4 2012$1.48$1.65$22.66 billion$22.37 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/15/2012Q312$0.77$0.90$16.58 billion$16.60 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/15/2012$1.01$1.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/16/2012$1.01$1.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012$1.40$1.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/16/2011$0.74$0.87ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/17/2011$0.97$1.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/18/2011$0.94$0.99ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2011$1.40$1.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Target Corp. (NYSE:TGT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.99 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.40 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$1.50$1.57$1.54
Q2 20164$1.20$1.25$1.23
Q3 20164$1.33$1.38$1.36
Q4 20164$0.94$1.03$0.98
Q1 20174$1.68$1.76$1.71
Q2 20171$1.12$1.12$1.12
Q3 20171$0.87$0.87$0.87
Q4 20171$1.63$1.63$1.63
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Target Corp. (NYSE:TGT)
Annual Dividend:$2.40
Dividend Yield:3.41%
Payout Ratio:44.44% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
48.10% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
44.44% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:17.80% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Target Corp. (NYSE:TGT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Target Corp. (NYSE:TGT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/20/2016Catherine R SmithInsiderBuy5,000$67.82$339,100.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2016Calvin DardenDirectorSell37,105$67.02$2,486,777.10View SEC Filing  
3/16/2016Robert M HarrisonCAOSell822$81.47$66,968.34View SEC Filing  
3/16/2016Timothy R BaerInsiderSell23,782$82.05$1,951,313.10View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016John J MulliganInsiderSell35,529$81.57$2,898,100.53View SEC Filing  
3/4/2016Laysha WardInsiderSell51,082$80.02$4,087,581.64View SEC Filing  
1/13/2016Robert M. HarrisonCAOSell395$72.63$28,688.85View SEC Filing  
1/7/2016Roxanne S. AustinDirectorSell3,706$75.03$278,061.18View SEC Filing  
12/3/2015Anne M. MulcahyDirectorSell3,706$72.53$268,796.18View SEC Filing  
11/20/2015Robert L EdwardsDirectorBuy10,000$71.10$711,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2015Laysha WardInsiderSell5,199$78.50$408,121.50View SEC Filing  
7/17/2015Timothy R BaerInsiderSell49,889$84.86$4,233,580.54View SEC Filing  
4/7/2015Jeffrey J Jones IIInsiderSell12,000$83.39$1,000,680.00View SEC Filing  
3/27/2015Kathryn A TesijaInsiderSell269,091$80.82$21,747,934.62View SEC Filing  
3/26/2015Tina M TylerInsiderSell10,057$80.74$812,002.18View SEC Filing  
3/25/2015Timothy R BaerInsiderSell98,166$81.69$8,019,180.54View SEC Filing  
3/23/2015Jeffrey J Jones IIInsiderSell19,000$81.64$1,551,160.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2015James A /Dc/ JohnsonDirectorSell13,556$78.07$1,058,316.92View SEC Filing  
12/2/2014Tina M SchielInsiderSell59,668$72.82$4,345,023.76View SEC Filing  
11/21/2014Calvin DardenDirectorSell8,093$71.29$576,949.97View SEC Filing  
11/21/2014Laysha WardInsiderSell6,948$71.34$495,670.32View SEC Filing  
10/2/2014Kathryn A TesijaInsiderSell40,353$62.19$2,509,553.07View SEC Filing  
9/26/2014Timothy R BaerInsiderSell13,086$63.07$825,334.02View SEC Filing  
9/24/2014Laysha WardInsiderSell5,380$63.73$342,867.40View SEC Filing  
9/16/2014Jodee A KozlakInsiderSell60,385$62.43$3,769,835.55View SEC Filing  
8/28/2014Calvin DardenDirectorSell4,042$60.28$243,651.76View SEC Filing  
8/21/2014Tina M SchielInsiderSell10,706$60.48$647,498.88View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Roxanne S AustinDirectorBuy10,000$56.78$567,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/29/2013Anthony FisherInsiderSell4,415$63.93$282,250.95View SEC Filing  
11/22/2013James /Dc/ JohnsonDirectorSell10,458$63.92$668,475.36View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Kathryn TesijaInsiderSell206,793$63.75$13,183,053.75View SEC Filing  
6/5/2013Laysha WardInsiderSell2,277$70.34$160,164.18View SEC Filing  
6/4/2013Jodee A KozlakInsiderSell67,455$72.00$4,856,760.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2013John J MulliganInsiderSell17,093$69.91$1,194,971.63View SEC Filing  
5/30/2013Beth M JacobInsiderSell15,474$70.32$1,088,131.68View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Timothy R BaerInsiderSell10,832$70.51$763,764.32View SEC Filing  
12/4/2012Terrence J ScullyInsiderSell20,911$61.95$1,295,436.45View SEC Filing  
8/22/2012Jodee A KozlakInsiderSell31,692$64.20$2,034,626.40View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Target Corp. (NYSE:TGT)
DateHeadline logoOn The Ground: August IRA Activity (NYSE:TGT) - August 26 at 7:24 PM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: Target Corp. (NYSE:TGT) from Discount, Variety Stores (NYSE:TGT) - August 26 at 7:24 PM logoTarget Statement on the White House Equal Pay Pledge (NYSE:TGT) - August 26 at 7:24 PM logoTarget hunts for new supplier for $90M bedsheets business (NYSE:TGT) - August 26 at 7:24 PM logoStocks Lower After Janet Yellen's Remarks on US Rates - Wall Street Journal (NYSE:TGT) - August 26 at 4:25 PM
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News IconTarget Corp. (NYSE:TGT) from Discount, Variety Stores – Todays Top Gains (NYSE:TGT) - August 24 at 7:30 PM
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News IconWelspun India Sinks 36% In Two Days As Target Corporation Cancels Contract (NYSE:TGT) - August 23 at 7:56 PM logoTantaros sues Fox News, Ailes for sexual harassment - USA TODAY (NYSE:TGT) - August 23 at 2:57 PM
News IconTrader's Buzzers: Rio Tinto plc (ADR)(NYSE:RIO), Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) - NYSE Journal (press release) (NYSE:TGT) - August 23 at 12:16 PM logoBest Buy posts higher profit, better online and store sales (NYSE:TGT) - August 23 at 12:16 PM
News IconAndrea Tantaros Lawsuit Targets Five Executives at Fox News for Retaliation - Hollywood Reporter (NYSE:TGT) - August 23 at 12:02 PM logoAPH Crosses Above Average Analyst Target (NYSE:TGT) - August 23 at 8:22 AM logoRetailer Target to focus on digital efforts, CIO says (NYSE:TGT) - August 22 at 6:54 PM logoTarget Corporation Stores to Head to More College Towns (NYSE:TGT) - August 22 at 2:15 PM logoTarget increases presence near college campuses (NYSE:TGT) - August 22 at 10:54 AM
News IconStocks in the News: Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT), Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV) - NYSE Journal (press release) (NYSE:TGT) - August 22 at 10:29 AM
News IconTarget Corp.'s (TGT): Stock Trending Alert - Hot Stocks Point (NYSE:TGT) - August 22 at 10:29 AM logoLower Traffic Resulted in Target’s Fiscal 2Q16 Total Sales Dip (NYSE:TGT) - August 22 at 10:29 AM
News IconPost Earnings Coverage as L Brands Tops Market Expectation with 24 Percent Growth in Income (NYSE:TGT) - August 22 at 10:29 AM logoTarget Corp. :TGT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 22, 2016 (NYSE:TGT) - August 22 at 10:29 AM logoTarget Supplier Welspun Falls Most in Decade on Cheap Sheets (NYSE:TGT) - August 22 at 3:18 AM logoMajor Transaction in relation to the Subscription of Share in the Target Company (NYSE:TGT) - August 21 at 6:48 PM logoFed's Fischer Says U.S. Central Bank Close to Its Targets - Bloomberg (NYSE:TGT) - August 21 at 11:30 AM logoRecent Buy (Again) - Target Corporation - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:TGT) - August 21 at 9:58 AM logoIRS Issues New Warning On Scams Targeting Students And Parents For Back To School Season - Forbes (NYSE:TGT) - August 21 at 9:46 AM
News IconRecent Buy (Again) – Target Corporation – TGT (NYSE:TGT) - August 20 at 7:18 PM


Target Corp. (NYSE:TGT) Chart for Friday, August, 26, 2016

Last Updated on 8/26/2016 by Staff