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Target Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:TGT)

$111.83
+1.26 (+1.14 %)
(As of 10/14/2019 02:07 AM ET)
Today's Range
$111.21
Now: $111.83
$112.94
50-Day Range
$103.49
MA: $107.43
$112.51
52-Week Range
$60.15
Now: $111.83
$112.94
Volume4.53 million shs
Average Volume4.25 million shs
Market Capitalization$57.14 billion
P/E Ratio20.75
Dividend Yield2.39%
Beta0.54
Target Corporation operates as a general merchandise retailer in the United States. The company offers beauty and household essentials; food assortments, including perishables, dry grocery, dairy, and frozen items; and apparel, accessories, home décor products, electronics, toys, seasonal offerings, and other merchandise. The company also provides in-store amenities, such as Target Café, Target Optical, Starbucks, and other food service offerings. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Variety stores
Sub-IndustryGeneral Merchandise Stores
SectorRetail/Wholesale
CUSIP87612E10
Phone612-304-6073

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$75.36 billion
Cash Flow$10.37 per share
Book Value$21.65 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.94 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees360,000
Market Cap$57.14 billion
Next Earnings Date11/19/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Target (NYSE:TGT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Target's stock symbol?

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

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

Target declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 19th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 20th will be given a dividend of $0.66 per share on Tuesday, December 10th. This represents a $2.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.36%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 19th. View Target's Dividend History.

How will Target's stock buyback program work?

Target declared that its board has authorized a share buyback program on Thursday, September 19th 2019, which allows the company to buyback $5,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase up to 9.1% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are typically an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Target's earnings last quarter?

Target Co. (NYSE:TGT) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 21st. The retailer reported $1.82 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.61 by $0.21. The retailer earned $18.42 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $18.32 billion. Target had a net margin of 4.10% and a return on equity of 27.43%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 3.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $1.47 earnings per share. View Target's Earnings History.

When is Target's next earnings date?

Target is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Target.

What guidance has Target issued on next quarter's earnings?

Target updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 21st. The company provided EPS guidance of $5.90-6.20 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $5.94.

What price target have analysts set for TGT?

22 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Target's shares. Their predictions range from $62.30 to $130.00. On average, they expect Target's share price to reach $106.17 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.1%. View Analyst Price Targets for Target.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Target?

22 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Target in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings, 16 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Target.

Has Target been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about TGT stock have been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Target earned a media sentiment score of -2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the retailer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Target.

Are investors shorting Target?

Target saw a drop in short interest in the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 14,260,000 shares, a drop of 28.0% from the August 30th total of 19,810,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 5,560,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.6 days. Currently, 2.8% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Target's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Target's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Target own?

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

Who are Target's key executives?

Target's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Brian C. Cornell, Chairman & CEO (Age 60)
  • Ms. Catherine R. Smith, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 55)
  • Mr. John J. Mulligan, Exec. VP & COO (Age 53)
  • Mr. Michael Edward McNamara, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 54)
  • Ms. Janna Adair Potts, Exec. VP & Chief Stores Officer (Age 51)

Who are Target's major shareholders?

Target's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Park National Corp OH (0.07%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.04%), Gulf International Bank UK Ltd (0.02%), Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.02%), Gradient Investments LLC (0.02%) and Camden National Bank (0.02%). Company insiders that own Target stock include Cathy R Smith, Don H Liu, Janna A Potts, John J Mulligan, Laysha Ward, Mark J Tritton, Michael Edward Mcnamara, Robert M Harrison, Roxanne S Austin and Stephanie A Lundquist. 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 CX Institutional, Viking Fund Management LLC, Gradient Investments LLC, Park National Corp OH, XR Securities LLC, Diversified Trust Co, Manning & Napier Group LLC and Rockland Trust Co.. Company insiders that have sold Target company stock in the last year include Cathy R Smith, Don H Liu, Janna A Potts, Laysha Ward, Mark J Tritton, Michael Edward Mcnamara, Robert M Harrison, Roxanne S Austin and Stephanie A Lundquist. View Insider Buying and Selling for Target.

Which institutional investors are buying Target stock?

TGT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, CMH Wealth Management LLC, Legacy Private Trust Co., Cypress Capital Group, Northstar Investment Advisors LLC, Pacer Advisors Inc., First Financial Bank Trust Division and American National Bank. View Insider Buying and Selling for Target.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Target's stock price today?

One share of TGT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $111.83.

How big of a company is Target?

Target has a market capitalization of $57.14 billion and generates $75.36 billion in revenue each year. The retailer earns $2.94 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.39 on an earnings per share basis. Target employs 360,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Target.

What is Target's official website?

The official website for Target is http://www.target.com/.

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 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Target (NYSE TGT)

Community Ranking:  4.2 out of 5 (star star star star)
Outperform Votes:  7,092 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,278 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  8,370
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Target and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe TGT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe TGT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/14/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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