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NYSE:TGTTarget Stock Price, Forecast & News

$136.53
+1.72 (+1.28 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$135.22
Now: $136.53
$137.00
50-Day Range
$117.02
MA: $122.79
$134.60
52-Week Range
$82.01
Now: $136.53
$137.00
Volume3.17 million shs
Average Volume5.37 million shs
Market Capitalization$68.27 billion
P/E Ratio25.28
Dividend Yield1.96%
Beta0.79
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. It sells its products through its stores; and digital channels, including Target.com. As of February 2, 2019, the company operated 1,844 stores. Target Corporation was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 4.2Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.73 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$78.11 billion
Cash Flow$12.06 per share
Book Value$23.35 per share

Profitability

Net Income$3.28 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees368,000
Market Cap$68.27 billion
Next Earnings Date8/19/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable
$136.53
+1.72 (+1.28 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Target (NYSE:TGT) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Target's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Target's stock was trading at $105.58 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, TGT stock has increased by 29.3% and is now trading at $136.53.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Target?

28 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Target in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings, 18 buy ratings and 3 strong buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Target's next earnings date?

Target is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 19th 2020.
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How can I listen to Target's earnings call?

Target will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, August 19th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Target's earnings last quarter?

Target Co. (NYSE:TGT) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 20th. The retailer reported $0.59 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.40 by $0.19. The retailer earned $19.37 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $19.04 billion. Target had a return on equity of 24.17% and a net margin of 3.46%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 11.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.53 EPS.
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How often does Target pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Target?

Target declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, June 11th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 19th will be given a dividend of $0.68 per share on Thursday, September 10th. This represents a $2.72 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.99%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 18th. This is an increase from Target's previous quarterly dividend of $0.66.
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How will Target's stock buyback program work?

Target declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback plan 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 repurchase up to 9.1% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for TGT?

28 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Target's shares. Their forecasts range from $105.00 to $160.00. On average, they anticipate Target's stock price to reach $131.72 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.5%.
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Has Target been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about TGT stock has been trending neutral this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Target earned a news impact score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the retailer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.
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Are investors shorting Target?

Target saw a decline in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 13,650,000 shares, a decline of 18.2% from the June 15th total of 16,680,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 5,320,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.6 days. Currently, 2.7% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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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 NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), Walmart (WMT), Walt Disney (DIS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Verizon Communications (VZ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Alibaba Group (BABA), Home Depot (HD) and AbbVie (ABBV).

Who are Target's key executives?

Target's management team includes the following 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)

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 variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.92%), BlackRock Inc. (7.10%), Nordea Investment Management AB (1.40%), LSV Asset Management (1.09%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.85%) and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.47%). Company insiders that own Target stock include Brian C Cornell, 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.
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Which major investors are selling Target stock?

TGT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., LSV Asset Management, FMR LLC, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Banco Santander S.A., and MUFG Securities EMEA plc. Company insiders that have sold Target company stock in the last year include Brian C Cornell, Cathy R Smith, Don H Liu, Laysha Ward, Mark J Tritton, Michael Edward Mcnamara, Robert M Harrison, Roxanne S Austin, and Stephanie A Lundquist.
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Which major investors are buying Target stock?

TGT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nordea Investment Management AB, Vanguard Group Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Holocene Advisors LP, Unigestion Holding SA, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Prudential PLC, and AMF Pensionsforsakring AB.
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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 $136.53.

How big of a company is Target?

Target has a market capitalization of $68.27 billion and generates $78.11 billion in revenue each year. The retailer earns $3.28 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.39 on an earnings per share basis. Target employs 368,000 workers across the globe.

What is Target's official website?

The official website for Target is 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]

This page was last updated on 8/15/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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