A general merchandise retailer based in Minneapolis.

82.70 USD  +0.77 (+0.94%)
Delayed Price  /  Updated: 6:42 PM CDT, Apr 24, 2015  /  Add to My Watchlist      
52 Week High 83.98
52 Week Low 55.25
Volume 3611680
Bid (Size) 300
Ask (Size) 300
Today's Range 83.00 - 82.44
Shares Outstanding 641738798
Dividend Yield 2.08

key info

Follow Target

Connect with facebook Connect with Pinterest Connect with Linkedin
StarTribune 100

A measure of the largest publicly held companies with headquarters in Minnesota ranked by revenue.

star tribune coverage

Inside Target's growth plan, buybacks play a strong role

ARTICLE Updated: Mar 11 2015 - 1:44 PM

The layoffs at Target Corp. are the most ­dramatic and painful part of CEO Brian ­Cornell’s plan to boost profits in the next five years, but they’re not the most potent financial...

Target layoffs will hit 1,700 today, with another 1,400 jobs going unfilled

ARTICLE Updated: Mar 11 2015 - 10:48 AM

Target Corp. cut 1,700 people at its corporate offices in the Twin Cities on Tuesday, the largest downsizing of its headquarters staff ever and the biggest at any Minnesota company since 2002.The...

Schafer: Highly skilled, highly paid Target jobs probably gone forever

ARTICLE Updated: Mar 11 2015 - 7:34 AM

Early Tuesday morning, the posts on social media and chat rooms made it clear that Target Corp. was getting on with the hard work of laying off hundreds of people at its Minneapolis headquarters.The...

Schafer: Target's challenge is to reinvent workplace culture

ARTICLE Updated: Mar 7 2015 - 10:56 PM

Target’s investor meeting last week in New York quickly became a story about layoffs of up to “several thousand” employees at the corporate offices in and around Minneapolis.What made it an odd job...

Target faces a future of more modest growth

ARTICLE Updated: Mar 7 2015 - 2:41 PM

In August 2011, Gregg Steinhafel, then CEO of Target Corp., stood before a room of analysts and said the Minneapolis-based retailer aimed to grow sales by 5 percent a year and climb from $70 billion...

By saying little about cuts, Target heightens uncertainty for thousands

ARTICLE Updated: Mar 5 2015 - 1:35 PM

When the ax fell at Target Corp., no one actually swung it.The news that several thousand workers at Target’s corporate offices in Minneapolis will lose their jobs emerged in the next-to-last...

Target cuts will reverberate in downtown Minneapolis

ARTICLE Updated: Mar 5 2015 - 10:01 AM

Target Corp. is the dominant employer in downtown Minneapolis. The 10,000 people on its headquarters payroll are a prime clientele for bars and restaurants around Nicollet Mall. Many of them live in...

Target will cut several thousand jobs, sharpen stores

ARTICLE Updated: Mar 5 2015 - 9:45 AM

NEW YORK – Target Corp. will cut several thousand jobs at its Minneapolis headquarters over the next two years, taking the knife to itself as never before as it adapts to changing shopper...

Target CEO Brian Cornell is ready to make his mark

ARTICLE Updated: Mar 1 2015 - 2:56 PM

In his first months as the leader of Target Corp., Brian Cornell headed to New York Fashion Week and met with fashion editors to gauge how well the company has been living up to its reputation as a...

Target hints at grocery makeover after reporting stronger sales

ARTICLE Updated: Feb 25 2015 - 9:16 PM

Target Corp.’s grocery department is in line for a makeover.As executives celebrated the Minneapolis-based retailer’s biggest same-store sales growth in more than two years, analysts peppered them...

Target slashes free shipping minimum for online orders

ARTICLE Updated: Feb 23 2015 - 8:39 PM

Target Corp. raised the online shopping stakes with the announcement Monday that it is lowering its free shipping threshold on online orders to $25 from $50.In doing so, the Minneapolis-based...

Schafer: How Wal-Mart succeeded in Canada where Target failed

ARTICLE Updated: Feb 21 2015 - 5:24 PM

The search for “lessons learned” is presumably still going on at Target after its flop in Canada ended in a decision to exit the market.One lesson the company seems to have gotten out of...

Experts think Target will follow Wal-Mart's lead on raises

ARTICLE Updated: Feb 21 2015 - 6:28 AM

Target Corp. will have to raise its minimum pay now that Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has announced plans to up employees’ wages, two retail observers predicted Friday.“It’s not that...

Target expands Made to Matter program in organic, natural products

ARTICLE Updated: Feb 20 2015 - 9:53 PM

J.R. Watkins, a growing company based in Winona, Minn., usually doesn’t do exclusive deals. But the maker of natural dish soaps and bath products made an exception for Target Corp.“It...

Plans for TargetExpress in St. Paul take shape

BLOG POST Updated: Feb 17 2015 - 6:45 PM

Target’s newest and smallest stores are turning out to be kinda like snowflakes – no two will be exactly the same.That is becoming increasingly apparent as plans take shape for the second...

Target lays off 550 in Twin Cities as fallout from Canada closing

ARTICLE Updated: Feb 12 2015 - 1:25 PM

The reverberations of Target Corp.’s exodus from Canada hit home Wednesday when about 550 employees in the Twin Cities were handed pink slips, the biggest reduction at its headquarters since...

Target will close its video streaming service

ARTICLE Updated: Feb 10 2015 - 7:46 PM

Target is backing out of the video-on-demand market.The Minneapolis-based retailer said Tuesday it is shutting down Target Ticket, its less-than-two-year-old foray into digital entertainment that...

Target pushes boundaries with live Grammy commercial

ARTICLE Updated: Feb 10 2015 - 11:11 AM

For four minutes of prime-time TV Sunday night, Target blurred the lines between programming and commercial time.Some viewers who tuned into the Grammy Awards didn’t realize at first that the...

What Target is cooking up for its stores

ARTICLE Updated: Feb 8 2015 - 7:26 AM

As Target Corp. looks beyond the closing of its Canadian stores, innovations in its U.S. operations will play a bigger role as it aims for a financial rebound this year.Project managers at the...

Target taps new chief information officer

ARTICLE Updated: Feb 4 2015 - 5:56 AM

The executive Target Corp. hired last spring to restructure its technology operation after the company-rattling data breach is leaving.Bob DeRodes, 64, is retiring as chief information officer...

Result Per Page