Target (NYSE:TGT)

Why Target Earnings Are Boosting Investors’ Animal Spirits

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) reported first-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Wednesday. The big-box retailer posted adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.21 and $16.02 billion in revenues. In the ...
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Wal-Mart, Cisco and More Earnings Coming This Week

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of a few major companies scheduled to report their quarterly results this coming week. The broad markets have pulled back a little ...
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Among Large, Trouble Retailers, 1 Million Jobs at Stake

Among America's eight most troubled large retailers, nearly 1 million jobs are at stake as the industry continues to collapse in on itself, damaged by sales that have continued to ...
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Wal-Mart Grabs 20% of $40 Billion Market for Personal Care Products

U.S. consumers buy $40 billion worth of personal care products such as shampoo, deodorant and toothpaste every year. Nearly one-fifth of those purchases — 19.4% — are made at a Wal-Mart ...
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Target, JC Penney Slide Into Monday’s 52-Week Low Club

March 20, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 72 equities making new 52-week lows in Monday's session. On the NYSE, decliners led advancers by about ...
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Exxon, Target Dip into Thursday’s 52-Week Low Club

March 9, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 139 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday's session. On the NYSE, decliners led advancers by more than ...
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Target, Valeant Slide into Friday’s 52-Week Low Club

March 3, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 71 equities making new 52-week lows in Friday's session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by about 8 ...
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Target

What Analysts Are Saying About Target After a Catastrophic Earnings Report

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2016 results Tuesday morning. Unfortunately, this was not the quarter that Target had envisioned. The company posted perhaps the single largest loss ...
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Best Buy Earnings Are Proof Amazon Is Killing Retail

When Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) reported fourth-quarter results Wednesday morning, the company posted operating income of $881 million on sales totaled $13.48 billion in the quarter. That works ...
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Target, Signet Jewelers Tumble into Tuesday’s 52-Week Low Club

February 28, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 64 equities making new 52-week lows in Tuesday's session. On the NYSE, decliners led advancers by nearly 2 ...
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Will Target CEO Brian Cornell Be Fired?

CEO Brian Cornell has been turning around Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) since mid-2014. He was brought on board to fix a company reeling from a massive data breach that affected ...
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Why Target Earnings, Guidance Are Causing Investors to Flee

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2016 results before markets opened Tuesday. For the quarter, the big-box retailer posted adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.45 and $20.7 ...
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Top 9 Retail Earnings Coming Out This Week

The first round of retail earnings has come and gone. Now we are seeing more major retailers getting ready to report. The broad markets have been on an absolute tear, with ...
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Retail Dominates Friday’s Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

With stocks at record highs, investors have to be considering how they should be positioned. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was last seen over 20,200 and the S&P 500 was ...
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Cybersecurity Trends in 2016: Ransomware Way Up, Point-of-Sale Attacks Way Down

Two massive point-of-sale (POS) attacks in 2013 and 2014 forced the cybersecurity and retail industries to take more active measures to prevent these kinds of attacks. Cybercrooks stole data for ...
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