Target Financial Diagnostics

TGT -- USA Stock  

USD 87.31  0.07  0.08%

Target Corporation diagnostics interface makes it easy to digest most current publicly released information about Target as well as get updates on important government artifacts including earning estimates, SEC corporate filings and announcements. This module also helps to analysis Target price relationship with some important fundamental indicators such as market cap and management efficiency.

Target Note

About 86.0% of the company shares are owned by institutional investors. The book value of Target Corporation was at this time reported as 21.23. The company has Price/Earnings To Growth (PEG) ratio of 2.17. Target Corporation recorded earning per share (EPS) of 5.71. This company last dividend was issued on 2018-08-14. The firm had 2:1 split on 2000-07-20. Target Corporation operates as a general merchandise retailer in the United States. Target Corporation was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Target operates under Discount Stores classification in USA and traded on New York Stock Exchange. It employs 345000 people. To find out more about TARGET CP contact Brian Cornell at 612-304-6073 or learn more at

Target Alerts

Target has high financial leverage indicating that it may have difficulties to generate enough cash to satisfy its financial commitments
The company has 13.34 B in debt with debt to equity (D/E) ratio of 119.5 . This implies that the company may be unable to create cash to meet all of its financial commitments. Target Corporation has Current Ratio of 0.8 suggesting that it has not enough short term capital to pay financial commitments when the payables are due.
Over 86.0% of Target Corporation shares are owned by institutional investors
On August 14, 2018 Target paid $ 0.64 per share dividend to its current shareholders
Latest headline from MacroaxisInsider: Payment of 2018 shares by Laysha Ward of Target subject to Rule 16b-3

Target Upcoming Events

Upcoming Quarterly ReportMay 17, 2017
Next Earnings ReportAugust 16, 2017

Target Thematic Classifications

Power Stocks IdeaPower Stocks
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Impulse IdeaImpulse
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Market Capitalization

The company currently falls under 'Large-Cap' category with total capitalization of 45.96 B.


The company has Net Profit Margin of 4.22 % which may imply that it executes well on its competitive polices and has a good control over its expenditures and variable costs. This is considered to be average in the sector. In the same way, it shows Net Operating Margin of 9.3 % which entails that for every 100 dollars of revenue it generated 0.09 of operating income.

Management Efficiency

Target Corporation has Return on Asset of 6.99 % which means that on every $100 spent on asset it made $6.99 of profit. This is considered to be average in the sector. In the same way, it shows return on shareholders equity (ROE) of 27.84 % implying that it generated $27.84 on every 100 dollars invested.

Stock Holders for Target

At Risk
NASDAQONASDAQO MX Alpha TGT vs SPY 0.00  0.00 
WestcoreWestcore Large Cap Dividend Instl(0.11) (0.46) 
WellsWells Fargo Advantage Growth Equity C(0.0233) (1.74) 
VCDAXVanguard Consumer Discretionary Idx Adm(0.21) (1.22) 
FirstFirst Trust US Equity Income ETF B 0.00  0.00 
FirstFirst Trust US Equity Income ETF A(0.40) (1.01) 
LeggLegg Mason US Diversified Core ETF(0.07)  0.00 
AmericanAmerican Century Growth C(0.0229) (2.51) 
AmericanAmerican Century Growth I(0.05) (1.34) 
AmericanAmerican Century Growth Inv(0.06) (1.37) 
TSWTSW Equity Institutional(0.06) (0.43) 
SmeadSmead Value Y(0.24) (0.56) 
SmeadSmead Value Fund Class S 0.00  0.00 
SmeadSmead Value Fund Class I3 0.00  0.00 
SEI TaxSEI Tax Managed Mgd Volatility Y(0.21) (0.47) 
AAM SPAAM SP 500 Sector High Dividend ETF(0.43) (0.82) 
SmeadSmead Value Investor(0.16) (0.24) 
Global XGlobal X Scientific Beta US ETF(0.21) (0.42) 
RydexRydex Retailing A(0.19) (1.34) 
RESGXGlenmede Responsible ESG US Equity(0.16) (0.46) 

Technical Drivers

Target Corporation has Semi Deviation of 0.3512, Coefficient Of Variation of 831.7 and Risk Adjusted Performance of 0.0594. In relation to Fundamental Indicators, Macroaxis technical analysis interface makes it possible for you to check existing technical drivers of Target as well as the relationship between them. In other words you can use this information to find out if the company will indeed mirror its model of past prices and volume data or the prices will eventually revert. We found nineteen technical drivers for Target Corporation which can be compared to its competition. Please validate Target Information Ratio and Downside Variance to decide if Target is priced more or less accurately providing market reflects its prevalent price of 87.31 per share. Given that Target has Jensen Alpha of 0.0401, we advise you double-check Target Corporation current market performance to make sure the company can sustain itself at future point.

Target Price Movement Analysis

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Incorrect Input. Please change your parameters or increase the time horizon required for running this function. The output start index for this execution was zero with a total number of output elements of zero. The Bollinger Bands is very popular indicator that was developed by John Bollinger. It consist of three lines. Target middle band is a simple moving average of its typical price. The upper and lower bands are (N) standard deviations above and below the middle band. The bands widen and narrow when the volatility of the price is higher or lower, respectively. The upper and lower bands can also be interpreted as price targets for Target. When the price bounces off of the lower band and crosses the middle band, then the upper band becomes the price target. View also all equity analysis or get more info about bollinger bands overlap studies indicator.

Target Insider Trading Activities

Target Outstanding Bonds

239753BC9 9.875%07/01/20209.875
239753BG0 9.7%06/15/20219.7
239753BJ4 9.0%10/01/20219.0
239753BL9 8.875%04/01/20228.875
239753BM7 8.8%05/15/20228.8
239753BU9 9.35%06/16/20209.35
239753BZ8 9.5%06/10/20159.5
239753CJ3 9.52%06/10/20159.52
239753DJ2 6.75%01/01/20286.75
239753DL7 6.65%08/01/20286.65
87612EAF3 7.0%07/15/20317.0
87612EAK2 6.35%11/01/20326.35
87612EAN6 5.875%07/15/20165.875
87612EAP1 5.375%05/01/20175.375
87612EAR7 6.5%10/15/20376.5
87612EAS5 6.0%01/15/20186.0
87612EAU0 7.0%01/15/20387.0
87612EAV8 3.875%07/15/20203.875
87612EAZ9 2.9%01/15/20222.9
87612EBA3 4.0%07/01/20424.0
87612EBB1 2.3%06/26/20192.3
87612EBD7 3.5%07/01/20243.5
87612FAB9 4.875%05/15/20184.875

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Target Analyst Recommendations

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Vital Value Indicators

Target Basic Pricing Drivers

Quick Ratio0.08
Fifty Two Week Low54.04
Trailing Annual Dividend Rate2.48
Revenue Growth6.90%
Payout Ratio43.51%
Shares Short Prior Month27.74M
Average Daily Volume Last 10 Day3.41M
Average Daily Volume In Three Month4.25M
Earnings Growth23.00%
Shares Percent Shares Out4.52%
Gross Margins28.82%
Earnings Quarterly Growth19.10%
Short Percent Of Float4.89%
Forward Price Earnings15.51
Float Shares525.64M
Fifty Two Week High90.39
Enterprise Value To Ebitda8.55
Fifty Day Average85.54
Two Hundred Day Average76.88
Trailing Annual Dividend Yield2.84%
Enterprise Value To Revenue0.79
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