Target (Retailer Corporation) Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1902

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 415,000


  • Stock Symbol
  • TGT

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 20

  • Share Price
  • $152.85
  • (As of Friday Closing)

Target (Retailer Corporation) General Information


Target serves as the nation's sixth-largest retailer, with its strategy predicated on delivering a gratifying in-store shopping experience and a wide product assortment of trendy apparel, home goods, and household essentials at competitive prices. Target's upscale and stylish image began to carry national merit in the 1990s-a decade in which the brand saw its top line grow threefold to almost $30 billion-and has since cemented itself as a leading US retailer.Today, Target operates over 1,950 stores in the United States, generates over $100 billion in sales, and fulfills over 2 billion customer orders annually. The firm's vast physical footprint is typically concentrated in urban and suburban markets as the firm seeks to attract a more affluent consumer base.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Dayton-Hudson, Dayton Corporation
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Primary Industry
Department Stores
Other Industries
Internet Retail
Household Appliances
Recreational Goods
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • 1000 Nicollet Mall
  • Minneapolis, MN 55403
  • United States
+1 (612) 000-0000

Target (Retailer Corporation) Timeline

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Target (Retailer Corporation) Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$152.85 $151.40 $102.93 - $181.86 $70.7B 462M 4.05M $8.94

Target (Retailer Corporation) Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 30-Apr-2024 FY 2024 31-Jan-2024 FY 2023 31-Jan-2023 FY 2022 31-Jan-2022
EV 90,315,519 81,323,923 97,317,779 115,116,285
Revenue 106,621,000 107,412,000 109,120,000 106,005,000
EBITDA 8,625,000 8,600,000 6,596,000 11,970,000
Net Income 4,130,000 4,138,000 2,780,000 6,946,000
Total Assets 55,117,000 55,356,000 53,335,000 53,811,000
Total Debt 19,493,000 19,646,000 19,073,000 16,467,000
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Target (Retailer Corporation) Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Target (Retailer Corporation) Comparisons

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Target (Retailer Corporation) Competitors (11)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Kohl's Formerly PE-Backed Menomonee Falls, WI 00000 00.000 000000000000 00.000
Costco Wholesale Formerly VC-backed Seattle, WA 000000 000 000000000 000
Walmart Corporation Bentonville, AR 0000000 000.00 000000000 00 000.00
Lowe's Companies Corporation Mooresville, NC 000000 000.00 000000000000 000.00
Bed Bath & Beyond Mexico Corporate Backed or Acquired Mexico City, Brazil 0000000000 0
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Target (Retailer Corporation) Patents

Target (Retailer Corporation) Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20240232798-A1 Dynamic product availability updating systems and methods Pending 11-Jan-2023 0000000000
US-20240220957-A1 Localizing products within images using image segmentation. Pending 04-Jan-2023 0000000000
US-20240220923-A1 System and method for facilitating coordination of timely order fulfillment for perishable items Pending 28-Dec-2022 0000000000
US-20240212371-A1 Image data annotation and model training platform Pending 21-Dec-2022 000000000
US-20240202773-A1 Method, system, and computer product for selection and placement of directed product information Pending 15-Dec-2022 G06Q30/0253
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Target (Retailer Corporation) Executive Team (73)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Brian Cornell Chief Executive Officer & Chairman of the Board of Directors
Kiera Fernandez Executive Vice President, Chief Community Impact and Equity Officer and President, Target Foundation
Michael Fiddelke Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer
Brett Craig Executive Vice President & Chief Information Officer
Lisa Roath Chief Marketing Officer & Executive Vice President
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Target (Retailer Corporation) Board Members (18)

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Target (Retailer Corporation) Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Target (Retailer Corporation) Investments & Acquisitions (20)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Kmart (5 Stores in United States) 25-Jan-2021 000000000 Buildings and Property
Deliv 01-May-2020 0000000000 Logistics
Casper Sleep 24-Apr-2019 00000 0000 00000 Home Furnishings
Inspectorio 10-Jul-2018 00000 0000 0000 Business/Productivity Software
It's By U 05-Mar-2018 Early Stage VC 00.000 Specialty Retail
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Target (Retailer Corporation) Subsidiaries (5)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Shipt Specialty Retail Birmingham, AL 2014
Target Accelerator Accelerator/Incubator Minneapolis, MN 0000
Ingredient 1 Information Services (B2C) New York, NY 0000
Target Corporation 401 (K) Plan Corporate Pension Brooklyn Park, MN 0000
Target Corporation Pension Plan Corporate Pension Minneapolis, MN 0000
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Target (Retailer Corporation) ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated May, 31, 2024

17.08 | Low Risk

Risk Scale

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Management is related to actions taken to manage ESG issues


Peers Analysis

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Target (Retailer Corporation) Exits (6)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Casper Sleep 24-Apr-2019 00000 00000 00 00000 Completed
  • 23 buyers
Casper Sleep 08-Jun-2017 00000 00000 00 00000 Completed
  • 19 buyers
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Cosmic Cart 01-Jan-2013 000000000 Completed
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Merchant Customer Exchange 15-Aug-2012 Corporate Completed
  • 3 buyers
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Target (Retailer Corporation) FAQs

  • When was Target (Retailer Corporation) founded?

    Target (Retailer Corporation) was founded in 1902.

  • Who is the founder of Target (Retailer Corporation)?

    Caitlin Hall is the founder of Target (Retailer Corporation).

  • Who is the CEO of Target (Retailer Corporation)?

    Brian Cornell is the CEO of Target (Retailer Corporation).

  • Where is Target (Retailer Corporation) headquartered?

    Target (Retailer Corporation) is headquartered in Minneapolis, MN.

  • What is the size of Target (Retailer Corporation)?

    Target (Retailer Corporation) has 415,000 total employees.

  • What industry is Target (Retailer Corporation) in?

    Target (Retailer Corporation)’s primary industry is Department Stores.

  • Is Target (Retailer Corporation) a private or public company?

    Target (Retailer Corporation) is a Public company.

  • What is Target (Retailer Corporation)’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Target (Retailer Corporation) is TGT.

  • What is the current stock price of Target (Retailer Corporation)?

    As of 12-Jul-2024 the stock price of Target (Retailer Corporation) is $152.85.

  • What is the current market cap of Target (Retailer Corporation)?

    The current market capitalization of Target (Retailer Corporation) is $70.7B.

  • What is Target (Retailer Corporation)’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Target (Retailer Corporation) is $107B.

  • Who are Target (Retailer Corporation)’s competitors?

    Kohl's, Costco Wholesale, Walmart, Lowe's Companies, and Bed Bath & Beyond Mexico are some of the 11 competitors of Target (Retailer Corporation).

  • What is Target (Retailer Corporation)’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Target (Retailer Corporation)’s EPS for 12 months was $8.94.

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