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Target Stock Forecast, Price & News

+2.07 (+0.84%)
(As of 12/3/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
4.84 million shs
Average Volume
3.39 million shs
Market Capitalization
$118.62 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Target

Target Corp. engages in the operation and ownership of general merchandise stores. It offers food assortments including perishables, dry grocery, dairy, and frozen items. The company was founded by George Draper Dayton in 1902 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, MN.


Credit Suisse Group Initiates Coverage on Target (NYSE:TGT)
November 19, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Big Boxes Are Back, and Costco’s a Winner
November 19, 2021 |  investorplace.com
FY2022 EPS Estimates for Target Co. (NYSE:TGT) Lifted by Analyst
November 19, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Target (NYSE:TGT) PT Raised to $290.00
November 18, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Target (NYSE:TGT) Price Target Raised to $329.00
November 18, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Target (NYSE:TGT) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results
November 17, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Target (NYSE:TGT) Shares Gap Down to $266.39
November 17, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Target (NYSE:TGT) Reaches New 1-Year High at $268.30
November 15, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Variety stores
General Merchandise Stores
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$93.56 billion
Cash Flow
$13.99 per share
Book Value
$28.83 per share


Net Income
$4.37 billion
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$118.62 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Dividend Payable
Fiscal Year End
Next Earnings (Estimated)

Social Links


Overall MarketRank

2.94 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

32nd out of 273 stocks

Variety Stores Industry

2nd out of 12 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 5.0Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Target (NYSE:TGT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Target a buy right now?

22 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Target in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings, 17 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Target stock.
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How has Target's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Target's stock was trading at $105.58 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, TGT shares have increased by 134.5% and is now trading at $247.57.
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When is Target's next earnings date?

Target is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 1st 2022.
View our earnings forecast for Target

How were Target's earnings last quarter?

Target Co. (NYSE:TGT) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November, 17th. The retailer reported $3.03 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $2.83 by $0.20. The retailer had revenue of $25.29 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $24.60 billion. Target had a net margin of 6.29% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 44.68%. Target's quarterly revenue was up 13.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $2.79 earnings per share.
View Target's earnings history

How often does Target pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Target?

Target announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 23rd. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 17th will be given a dividend of $0.90 per share on Friday, December 10th. This represents a $3.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.45%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 16th.
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Is Target a good dividend stock?

Target pays an annual dividend of $3.60 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.45%. Target has been increasing its dividend for 50 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Target is 28.66%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Target will have a dividend payout ratio of 28.48% next year. This indicates that Target will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
View Target's dividend history.

How will Target's stock buyback program work?

Target announced that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase program on Wednesday, August 18th 2021, which authorizes the company to buyback $15,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 12.4% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are generally a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for TGT?

22 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Target's shares. Their forecasts range from $188.00 to $329.00. On average, they anticipate Target's share price to reach $258.62 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 4.5% from the stock's current price.
View analysts' price targets for Target
or view top-rated stocks among Wall Street analysts.

Who are Target's key executives?

Target's management team includes the following people:
  • Brian C. Cornell, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • John J. Mulligan, Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Michael J. Fiddelke, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Michael E. McNamara, Chief Information Officer & Executive VP (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Rich Agostino, Chief Information Security Officer & Senior VP

What is Brian Cornell's approval rating as Target's CEO?

10,048 employees have rated Target CEO Brian Cornell on Glassdoor.com. Brian Cornell has an approval rating of 78% among Target's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Target own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Target investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Walmart (WMT), AT&T (T), Walt Disney (DIS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Home Depot (HD), Verizon Communications (VZ), Intel (INTC), Alibaba Group (BABA) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

What is Target's stock symbol?

Target trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "TGT."

Who are Target's major shareholders?

Target's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.43%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.65%), Capital World Investors (1.49%), GQG Partners LLC (1.13%), Invesco Ltd. (1.03%) and Jennison Associates LLC (0.92%). Company insiders that own Target stock include Brian C Cornell, Cara A Sylvester, Christina Hennington, Don H Liu, Don H Liu, Jill Sando, John J Mulligan, Katie M Boylan, Mark Schindele, Michael Edward Mcnamara, Robert M Harrison, Robert M Harrison, Roxanne S Austin, Stephanie A Lundquist and Stephen A Vintz.
View institutional ownership trends for Target

Which institutional investors are selling Target stock?

TGT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sepio Capital LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, GQG Partners LLC, Invesco Ltd., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., American Century Companies Inc., and Focused Investors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Target company stock in the last year include Brian C Cornell, Cara A Sylvester, Christina Hennington, Don H Liu, Jill Sando, John J Mulligan, Katie M Boylan, Mark Schindele, Michael Edward Mcnamara, Robert M Harrison, Stephanie A Lundquist, and Stephen A Vintz.
View insider buying and selling activity for Target
or view top insider-selling stocks.

Which institutional investors are buying Target stock?

TGT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Capital World Investors, Citadel Advisors LLC, Laurion Capital Management LP, Deutsche Bank AG, Assetmark Inc., and Jane Street Group LLC.
View insider buying and selling activity for Target
or or view top insider-buying stocks.

How do I buy shares of Target?

Shares of TGT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Target's stock price today?

One share of TGT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $247.57.

How much money does Target make?

Target has a market capitalization of $118.62 billion and generates $93.56 billion in revenue each year. The retailer earns $4.37 billion in net income (profit) each year or $12.56 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Target have?

Target employs 409,000 workers across the globe.

Does Target have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Target: A Bullseye View, Associated Merchandising Corporation, Chefs Catalog, Cooking.com, Deliv, DermStore, Fedco, Grand Junction, PoweredAnalytics, Shipt, Sonia Kashuk, Target Brands Inc. (MN), Target Enterprise Inc. (MN), and Target General Merchandise Inc. (MN).

When was Target founded?

Target was founded in 1902.

What is Target's official website?

The official website for Target is www.target.com.

Where are Target's headquarters?

Target is headquartered at 1000 NICOLLET MALL, MINNEAPOLIS MN, 55403.

How can I contact Target?

Target's mailing address is 1000 NICOLLET MALL, MINNEAPOLIS MN, 55403. The retailer can be reached via phone at (612) 304-6073, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 612-761-5555.

This page was last updated on 12/6/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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