MINNEAPOLIS, Sep 09, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --
The board of directors of Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) has declared a quarterly dividend of 25 cents per common share. The dividend is payable December 10, 2010 to shareholders of record November 20, 2010. The fourth quarter dividend will be the company's 172nd consecutive dividend paid since October 1967 when the company became publicly held.
Target Corporation's retail segment includes large general merchandise and food discount stores and Target.com, a fully integrated on-line business. In addition, the company operates a credit card segment that offers branded proprietary credit card products. The company currently operates 1,743 Target stores in 49 states.
SOURCE: Target Corporation
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