Log in
NYSE:TGT

Target Stock Forecast, Price & News

$179.53
-0.24 (-0.13 %)
(As of 11/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Add
Compare
Today's Range
$176.24
Now: $179.53
$180.07
50-Day Range
$152.22
MA: $164.02
$179.82
52-Week Range
$90.17
Now: $179.53
$181.11
Volume7.89 million shs
Average Volume5.00 million shs
Market Capitalization$89.90 billion
P/E Ratio25.91
Dividend Yield1.51%
Beta0.85
Target Corporation operates as a general merchandise retailer in the United States. The company offers food assortments, including perishables, dry grocery, dairy, and frozen items; apparel, accessories, home décor products, electronics, toys, seasonal offerings, and other merchandise; beauty and household essentials; 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 March 25, 2020, the company operated approximately 1,900 stores. Target Corporation was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Target logo

Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 4.2Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.70 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Variety stores
Sub-IndustryGeneral Merchandise Stores
CUSIP87612E10
Phone612-304-6073
Employees368,000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$78.11 billion
Cash Flow$12.74 per share
Book Value$23.35 per share

Profitability

Net Income$3.28 billion

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$89.90 billion
Next Earnings Date3/2/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$179.53
-0.24 (-0.13 %)
(As of 11/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
30 days | 90 days | 365 days | Advanced Chart

Receive TGT News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for TGT and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

speech bubbles
speech bubbles











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 (WHO). Since then, TGT stock has increased by 70.0% and is now trading at $179.53.
View which stocks have been most impacted by COVID-19
.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Target?

26 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Target in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings, 16 buy ratings and 3 strong buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
View analyst ratings for Target
or view MarketBeat's top 5 stock picks.

What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Target?

Wall Street analysts have given Target a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's winning trading ideas this year have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Target wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
View MarketBeat's top stock picks here.

When is Target's next earnings date?

Target is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 2nd 2021.
View our earnings forecast for Target
.

How were Target's earnings last quarter?

Target Co. (NYSE:TGT) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 17th. The retailer reported $2.79 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.60 by $1.19. The retailer earned $22.63 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $20.91 billion. Target had a net margin of 4.16% and a return on equity of 30.25%. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $1.36 EPS.
View Target's earnings history
.

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

Target declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 24th. Investors of record on Wednesday, November 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.68 per share on Thursday, December 10th. This represents a $2.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.52%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 17th.
View Target's dividend history
.

How will Target's stock buyback program work?

Target declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback program on Thursday, September 19th 2019, which permits the company to buyback $5,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to buy up to 9.1% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are often a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for TGT?

26 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Target's shares. Their forecasts range from $120.00 to $205.00. On average, they anticipate Target's share price to reach $149.14 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 16.9%.
View analysts' price targets for Target
.

Are investors shorting Target?

Target saw a decrease in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 5,630,000 shares, a decrease of 13.7% from the October 31st total of 6,520,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,430,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.6 days. Currently, 1.1% of the shares of the company are short sold.
View Target's Short Interest
.

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), Walmart (WMT), AT&T (T), The Walt Disney (DIS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), The Home Depot (HD), Verizon Communications (VZ), Intel (INTC), Alibaba Group (BABA) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Who are Target's key executives?

Target's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Brian C. Cornell, Chairman & CEO (Age 61, Pay $5.32M)
  • Mr. Michael J. Fiddelke, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 43, Pay $1.11M)
  • Mr. John J. Mulligan, Exec. VP & COO (Age 54, Pay $3.82M)
  • Mr. Michael Edward McNamara, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 55, Pay $1.83M)
  • Mr. Don H. Liu, Exec. VP, Chief Legal & Risk Officer, Chief Compliance Officer and Corp. Sec. (Age 58, Pay $1.58M)
  • Mr. Robert M. Harrison, Sr. VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller
  • Mr. John Hulbert, VP of Investor Relations
  • Katie Boylan, Sr. VP & Chief Communications Officer
  • Mr. Richard H. Gomez, Exec. VP and Chief Marketing, Digital & Strategy Officer (Age 50)
  • Ms. Melissa K. Kremer, Exec. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 42)

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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (7.91%), BlackRock Inc. (6.93%), LSV Asset Management (0.99%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (0.84%), AQR Capital Management LLC (0.67%) and UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. (0.60%). Company insiders that own Target stock include Brian C Cornell, Cathy R Smith, Christina Hennington, Don H Liu, Janna A Potts, Laysha Ward, Mark J Tritton, Mark Schindele, Michael Edward Mcnamara, Robert M Harrison, Roxanne S Austin and Stephanie A Lundquist.
View institutional ownership trends for Target
.

Which major investors are selling Target stock?

TGT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, AQR Capital Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., State Street Corp, LSV Asset Management, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Target company stock in the last year include Brian C Cornell, Christina Hennington, Don H Liu, Mark Schindele, Michael Edward Mcnamara, Robert M Harrison, Roxanne S Austin, and Stephanie A Lundquist.
View insider buying and selling activity for Target
.

Which major investors are buying Target stock?

TGT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Candlestick Capital Management LP, California Public Employees Retirement System, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, KBC Group NV, Interval Partners LP, CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., and Acadian Asset Management LLC.
View insider buying and selling activity 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 $179.53.

How big of a company is Target?

Target has a market capitalization of $89.90 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 12/1/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.