Target Corporation is a discount stores business based in the US. Target Corporation shares (TGT.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $112.26 – a decrease of 0.3% over the previous day. Target Corporation employs 440,000 staff and has a market cap (total outstanding shares value) of $54.2 billion.
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August 17, 2023: US retail giant Target released its earnings and has seen sales fall in-store and online for the first time in years. Commentators and analysts attribute 5% revenue drop partly due to controversy over some of the firms LGBTQ Pride merchandise which it later removed after backlash.
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Is Target Corporation under- or over-valued?
Valuing a stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge value. Check out the Target Corporation P/E ratio, PEG ratio and EBITDA
Target Corporation's current stock price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 16x. In other words, Target Corporation stocks trade at around 16x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the United States stock markets on average as of September 25, 2023 (21.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
Target Corporation's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 3.1941. Higher PEG ratios such as this can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value given the current rate of growth.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Target Corporation's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the stock prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Target Corporation's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is a whopping $7.5 billion ($10.2 billion CAD).
The EBITDA is a measure of a Target Corporation's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
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