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corporate overview

Target offers high-quality, on-trend merchandise at discounted prices in clean, spacious, guest-friendly stores and through its digital channels.

Target headquarters, Minneapolis
  

who we are

our guests

  • Median age of 40
  • Median household income of approx. $64K
  • Approximately 43% have children at home
  • About 57% have completed college

Target Corporation contacts

  • Main Number (612) 304-6073
  • Media Relations (612) 696-3400
  • Investor Relations (800) 775-3110

consolidated financial summary

All amounts in millions, except per share amounts, and unless otherwise noted, amounts refer to continuing operations.

Target corporation

$75,356Total Revenue in 2018

  2018 2017 2016 2015 2014
Total Revenue(a) $75,356 $72,714 $70,271 $74,494 $72,618
Operating Income $4,110 $4,224 $4,864 $4,878 $4,535
Net Earnings / (Loss)
Continuing operations $2,930 $2,908 $2,666 $3,321 $2,449
Discontinued operations 7 6 68 42 -4,085
Net earnings / (loss) 2,937 2,914 2,734 3,363 -1,636
Diluted Earnings / (Loss) Per Share
Continuing operations $5.50 $5.29 $4.58 $5.25 $3.83
Discontinued operations 0.01 0.01 0.12 0.07 -6.38
Diluted earnings / (loss) per share 5.51 5.29 4.69 5.31 -2.56
Average Common Shares Outstanding, Diluted 533.2 550.3 582.5 632.9 640.1
(a)Fiscal 2017 was a 53-week period, compared with a 52-week period in fiscal 2014 through 2016 and 2018.

Stores and Team Members

1,844Total Number of Target Stores in 2018

  2018 2017 2016 2015 2014
U.S. Stores 1,844 1,822 1,802 1,792 1,790
Team Members 360,000 345,000 323,000 341,000 347,000

sales increases

 
5.0%Comparable Sales in 2018
1.3%Comparable Sales in 2017
  2018   2017  
  total sales comparable sales total sales comparable sales
Q1 3.5% 3.0% -1.1% -1.3%
Q2 7.0% 6.5% 1.6% 1.3%
Q3 5.7% 5.1% 1.4% 0.9%
Q4 0.0% 5.3% 10.0% 3.6%
Full Year 3.7% 5.0% 3.4% 1.3%

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investor contacts

investor relations

Target Corporation
1000 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN 55403

 (800) 775-3110
 email investors

transfer agent contact information

EQ Shareowner Services
P.O. Box 64874
St. Paul, MN 55164-0874
or
1110 Centre Pointe Curve
Suite 101
Mendota Heights, MN 55120-4100

 (800) 794-9871

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