Analysts See $1.39 EPS for Target Corporation (TGT)

August 12, 2018 - By Elizabeth Bryant

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Analysts expect Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) to report $1.39 EPS on August, 22 before the open.They anticipate $0.16 EPS change or 13.01 % from last quarter’s $1.23 EPS. TGT’s profit would be $741.06M giving it 14.88 P/E if the $1.39 EPS is correct. After having $1.32 EPS previously, Target Corporation’s analysts see 5.30 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.11% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $82.71. About 2.34 million shares traded. Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) has risen 31.38% since August 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.81% the S&P500.

Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) Ratings Coverage

Among 6 analysts covering Target (NYSE:TGT), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 83% are positive. Target had 10 analyst reports since February 14, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Susquehanna maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, February 16 report. The stock of Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, March 5 by Susquehanna. Credit Suisse initiated Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) on Monday, February 26 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) earned “Buy” rating by Robert W. Baird on Monday, June 4. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, April 2 by Tigress Financial. Credit Suisse initiated it with “Buy” rating and $86.0 target in Monday, March 5 report. The rating was upgraded by Robert W. Baird on Wednesday, February 14 to “Outperform”. The stock of Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, June 5 by M Partners.

Target Corporation operates as a general merchandise retailer. The company has market cap of $44.10 billion. It offers household essentials, including pharmacy, beauty, personal care, baby care, cleaning, and paper products; dry grocery, dairy, frozen food, beverages, candy, snacks, deli, bakery, meat, produce, and pet supplies; and apparel for women, men, boys, girls, toddlers, infants, and newborns, as well as intimate apparel, jewelry, accessories, and shoes. It has a 15.18 P/E ratio. The firm also provides home furnishings and d??cor, such as furniture, lighting, kitchenware, small appliances, home d??cor, bed and bath, home improvement, and automotive products, as well as seasonal merchandise, such as patio furniture and holiday d??cor; music, movies, books, computer software, sporting goods, and toys, as well as electronics, such as video game hardware and software.

More notable recent Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “Kroger Ship Takes on Amazon and Target” on August 06, 2018, also Fool.com with their article: “Walmart Earnings: What to Watch” published on August 10, 2018, Nasdaq.com published: “Why Target Corporation Stock Deserves to Trade Above $80” on August 09, 2018. More interesting news about Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Target’s Run May Be Ending” published on July 24, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Target: Great Ride, We Part Ways” with publication date: August 06, 2018.

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