A general merchandise retailer based in Minneapolis.

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52 Week High 67.25
52 Week Low 54.66
Volume 4008142
Bid (Size) 700
Ask (Size) 300
Today's Range 60.72 - 60.05
Shares Outstanding 633716483
Dividend Yield 1.81

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Target partners with Facebook to push its digital Cartwheel to shoppers

ARTICLE Updated: May 8 2013 - 10:42 AM

Target just friended Facebook, big time.In its boldest foray into digital retailing, Target is launching Wednesday a test version of Cartwheel, an ambitious collaboration with the world’s...

Target gets all dolled up for New York's Grand Central Station

ARTICLE Updated: May 6 2013 - 9:29 PM

Commuters arriving at Grand Central Station in New York on Monday morning got a full blast of Target Corp.’s “Expect More” motto when they encountered the equivalent of a supercharged pop-up...

Online sales tax sails through U.S. Senate

ARTICLE Updated: May 6 2013 - 9:05 PM

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Senate on Monday overwhelmingly approved a bill that lets states require online merchants to collect sales taxes on out-of-state purchases made by their residents.The 69-27...

For Target, Best Buy, long sought online tax bill seems close

ARTICLE Updated: May 6 2013 - 3:56 PM

With the U.S. Senate poised to pass a bill to allow the collection of online sales taxes, mega-retailers such as Best Buy Co. and Target Corp. are close to a legislative dream they have pursued for...

Target weighs options after deadly factory collapse, fire in Bangladesh

ARTICLE Updated: May 4 2013 - 6:48 AM

As the nation’s top retailers weigh how to respond to a deadly factory collapse in Bangladesh, Target Corp. said it will remain in the country — at least for now.“We routinely...

CEO Pay Watch: Target's Gregg Steinhafel: $23.4 million

ARTICLE Updated: Apr 30 2013 - 5:44 AM

Gregg Steinhafel, Target Corp. chairman, president, CEOTotal compensation: $23,472,082 for the year ended Jan. 31, 2013Salary: $1,500,000Non-equity incentive pay: $2,880,000Other compensation:...

One year into the job, Target's marketing chief Jeff Jones already leaves his mark

ARTICLE Updated: Apr 28 2013 - 7:05 AM

When Michael Sheldon first heard Chief Marketing Officer Michael Francis was leaving Target Corp. in 2011, Sheldon’s heart sank.The Minneapolis-based retailer had just hired Sheldon’s...

Debate circles online sales tax

ARTICLE Updated: Apr 26 2013 - 10:54 PM

WASHINGTON – Landmark legislation to force online and mail-order retailers to collect sales tax on out-of-state purchases advanced toward Senate passage this week.Retail giants such as...

Target deploys prolific group of social-media gurus to win over consumers

ARTICLE Updated: Apr 13 2013 - 6:28 AM

In early February, several high-powered consultants arrived at Target Corp.’s headquarters in downtown Minneapolis. They spoke with executives, tested products and toured the facilities.Online,...

Target learns a second language as it expands to Quebec

ARTICLE Updated: Apr 6 2013 - 6:34 AM

MASCOUCHE, QUEBECIn the Wal-Mart store just half an hour north of Montreal, meat is “viande,” the bakery is “boulangerie,” and the pharmacist is a “pharmacien.”If...

Target apologizes for dress label Brooklyn shoppers found insulting

ARTICLE Updated: Apr 5 2013 - 11:55 AM

NEW YORK - Shoppers at a Target store in Brooklyn say a label that listed the color of a plus-size dress as "manatee gray" was insulting.The label for the same dress in smaller sizes...

Best Buy and Target end Geek Squad experiment

ARTICLE Updated: Apr 2 2013 - 9:56 PM

The Geek Chic experiment has come to an end.Best Buy Co. Inc. and Target Corp. confirmed Tuesday they agreed to end a partnership that stationed Geek Squad agents at Target stores in Denver and...

Shoppers empty shelves at Target's Canada stores

ARTICLE Updated: Mar 22 2013 - 8:45 PM

Shoppers at Target Corp.’s new Canadian stores encountered empty shelves this week as frenzied employees struggled to replenish merchandise.The Minneapolis-based retailer initially opened three...

Target buys and Chefs Catalog

ARTICLE Updated: Mar 14 2013 - 9:28 PM

Target Corp. is cooking up a new kitchen-based business.The Minneapolis-based retailer said Thursday that it will create a new subsidiary called TCC Cooking Co. anchored by its new acquisitions of...

Target partners with niece of former President George W. Bush

ARTICLE Updated: Mar 12 2013 - 9:21 AM

Target Corp.’s ongoing effort to remake its trademark design partnerships continued Monday when it announced a collaboration with the niece of former President George W. Bush to create a...

Target puts boutique Shops on hiatus

ARTICLE Updated: Mar 8 2013 - 8:10 PM

The Shops at Target likely won’t be being setting up shop anytime soon.The Minneapolis-based retailer said it has no immediate plans to revive the concept, in which nearly a half-dozen boutique...

Target shares drop on slowed fourth quarter

ARTICLE Updated: Feb 27 2013 - 9:34 PM

Target Corp.’s Neiman Marcus collaboration did not turn out to be a holiday gift to the retailer.The No. 2 discount chain reported that its fourth-quarter net income dipped 2 percent as it...

Parlez-vous francais? For Target to win in Quebec, the answer better be "oui."

BLOG POST Updated: Feb 24 2013 - 3:40 PM

Okay, let’s first set the record straight.. The French equivalent of Target Corp. is not Chez Target (roughly pronounced shay tarjay). Someone invented the phrase to describe Target’s...

Twin Cities janitors strike deadline looms near

ARTICLE Updated: Feb 22 2013 - 9:46 PM

Twin Cities janitors and security guards were back at the bargaining table Friday in a last-ditch effort to get new labor contracts before a strike deadline on Sunday.The workers, part of the Service...

Target Corp. faces complaints about hiring practices

ARTICLE Updated: Feb 20 2013 - 9:28 PM

The NAACP and TakeAction Minnesota accused Target Corp. of unfair hiring practices in 10 formal complaints filed Wednesday with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).The NAACP and...

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