Target Corporation (TGT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 14, 2017

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Target Corporation ( TGT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 14, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.62 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 10, 2017. Shareholders who purchased TGT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 3.33% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $61.4, the dividend yield is 4.04%.

The previous trading day's last sale of TGT was $61.4, representing a -22.6% decrease from the 52 week high of $79.33 and a 26.44% increase over the 52 week low of $48.56.

TGT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. ( WMT ) and Costco Wholesale Corporation ( COST ). TGT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.96. Zacks Investment Research reports TGT's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -10.08%, compared to an industry average of 14.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the TGT Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to TGT through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TGT as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Dynamic Retail ( PMR )
  • SPDR Russell 1000 Yield Focus ETF ( ONEY )
  • SPDR S&P Retail ETF ( XRT )
  • SPDR Russell 1000 Low Volatility Focus ETF ( ONEV )
  • PowerShares Contrarian Opportunities Portfolio ( CNTR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is CNTR with an increase of 4.11% over the last 100 days. PMR has the highest percent weighting of TGT at 5.46%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: TGT , WMT , COST , PMR , ONEY , XRT , ONEV ,

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