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Target Corporation (TGT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 12, 2016

Target Corporation ( TGT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 12, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.56 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 10, 2016. Shareholders who purchased TGT 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 $68.76, representing a -19.87% decrease from the 52 week high of $85.81 and a 3.46% increase over the 52 week low of $66.46.

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 -$1.07. Zacks Investment Research reports TGT's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 10.48%, compared to an industry average of 6%.

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:

  • Market Vectors Retail ETF ( RTH )
  • WBI Tactical SMY Shares ( WBIC )
  • WBI Tactical SMG Shares ( WBIA )
  • iShares iBonds Mar 2018 Corporate ex-Financials Term ETF ( IBCC )
  • SPDR S&P Retail ETF ( XRT ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IBCC with an decrease of -0.36% over the last 100 days. RTH has the highest percent weighting of TGT at 4.63%.

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


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

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