Target Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 14, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.43 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 10, 2014. Shareholders who purchased TGT stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that TGT has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of TGT was $56.95,
representing a -22.52% decrease from the 52 week high of $73.50 and
a 4.19% increase over the 52 week low of $54.66.
TGT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (
) and Costco Wholesale Corporation (
). TGT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.73. Zacks Investment Research reports TGT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -33.33%, compared to an
industry average of -6.6%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to TGT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TGT as a top-10 holding:
- Merrill Lynch Retail HOLDRS (
- PowerShares S&P 500 High Quality Portfolio (
- PowerShares Dividend Achievers (
- PowerShares S&P 500 Low Volatility Portfolio ETF (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Large Value Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXLV with an increase of
5.83% over the last 100 days. RTH has the highest percent weighting
of TGT at 4.35%.