Target Corporation (TGT): Price and Financial Metrics

Target Corporation (TGT): $245.71

3.62 (+1.50%)

POWR Rating

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  • TGT scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 91.84% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for TGT is in Stability, which has been heading up over the past 51 weeks.
  • TGT ranks lowest in Momentum; there it ranks in the 22nd percentile.

TGT Stock Summary

  • TGT has a higher market value than 97.83% of US stocks; more precisely, its current market capitalization is $118,149,374,341.
  • Target Corp's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 94.95% of US listed stocks.
  • TGT's went public 35.81 years ago, making it older than 92.68% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Target Corp, a group of peers worth examining would be EL, CVS, AXP, ANTM, and HDB.
  • TGT's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Target Corp's official web site, go to

TGT Valuation Summary

  • TGT's price/sales ratio is 1.2; this is 14.29% lower than that of the median Consumer Defensive stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, TGT's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.4.
  • TGT's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.4 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for TGT.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
TGT 2021-09-03 1.2 8.0 18.9 14.2
TGT 2021-09-02 1.2 8.1 19.0 14.3
TGT 2021-09-01 1.2 8.1 19.1 14.3
TGT 2021-08-31 1.2 8.1 19.1 14.3
TGT 2021-08-30 1.2 8.2 19.3 14.5
TGT 2021-08-27 1.2 8.2 19.3 14.5

TGT Growth Metrics

  • Its 4 year price growth rate is now at 76.57%.
  • The year over year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at 71.18%.
  • Its year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 123.14%.
Over the past 33 months, TGT's revenue has gone up $25,184,000,000.

The table below shows TGT's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-06-30 100,328 8,831 6,308
2021-03-31 98,143 10,380 6,181
2020-12-31 93,561 10,525 4,368
2020-09-30 88,621 10,002 3,822
2020-06-30 84,654 9,421 3,522
2020-03-31 80,101 8,078 2,770

TGT's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • TGT has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 91.84% of graded US stocks.
  • TGT's asset turnover comes in at 1.969 -- ranking 50th of 165 Retail stocks.
  • APRN, IMKTA, and YGYI are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with TGT.

The table below shows TGT's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-07-31 1.969 0.302 0.229
2021-05-01 1.959 0.303 0.223
2021-01-30 1.922 0.293 0.162
2020-10-31 1.903 0.292 0.143
2020-08-01 1.888 0.289 0.121
2020-05-02 1.853 0.287 0.099

TGT Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of TGT, see our TGT price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $279.74 Average Broker Recommendation 1.45 (Moderate Buy)

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TGT Price/Volume Stats

Current price $245.71 52-week high $267.06
Prev. close $242.09 52-week low $150.80
Day low $242.15 Volume 3,626,800
Day high $247.35 Avg. volume 3,365,855
50-day MA $244.43 Dividend yield 1.47%
200-day MA $219.84 Market Cap 119.92B

Target Corporation (TGT) Company Bio

Target Corporation operates as a general merchandise retailer in the United States and Canada, offering offering a selection of merchandise, including consumables, seasonal, home products and apparel. The company was founded in 1902 and is based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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Latest TGT News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Target Corp that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate TGT as an investment opportunity.

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Yahoo | October 16, 2021

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Yahoo | October 15, 2021

Gerald Storch on supply chain: 'You can’t just say we’re gonna open one port 24 hours'

Gerald Storch, Storch Advisors CEO and the former Toys "R" Us CEO breaks down the latest retail sales number and what to expect from the supply chain crisis. 

Yahoo | October 15, 2021

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The world's largest retailer is in a good position to navigate chaos at the ports, analysts argue.

Yahoo | October 15, 2021

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TGT Price Returns

1-mo -0.39%
3-mo -3.20%
6-mo 19.63%
1-year 51.14%
3-year 221.25%
5-year 320.38%
YTD 40.62%
2020 40.47%
2019 100.17%
2018 4.67%
2017 -5.84%
2016 2.74%

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