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Target Corp  (NYSE:TGT) Debt-to-Equity: 1.00 (As of Jan. 2019)

Target Corp's Current Portion of Long-Term Debt for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2019 was $1,052 Mil. Target Corp's Long-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2019 was $10,223 Mil. Target Corp's Total Stockholders Equity for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2019 was $11,297 Mil. Target Corp's debt to equity for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2019 was 1.00.

A high debt to equity ratio generally means that a company has been aggressive in financing its growth with debt. This can result in volatile earnings as a result of the additional interest expense.

NYSE:TGT' s Debt-to-Equity Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.64   Max: 2.04
Current: 1

0.64
2.04

During the past 13 years, the highest Debt-to-Equity Ratio of Target Corp was 2.04. The lowest was 0.64. And the median was 1.04.

NYSE:TGT's Debt-to-Equity is ranked lower than
68% of the 292 Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.55 vs. NYSE:TGT: 1.00 )

Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

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Target Corp Annual Data

Jan10 Jan11 Jan12 Jan13 Jan14 Jan15 Jan16 Jan17 Jan18 Jan19
Debt-to-Equity Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 0.91 0.99 1.16 0.99 1.00

Target Corp Quarterly Data

Apr14 Jul14 Oct14 Jan15 Apr15 Jul15 Oct15 Jan16 Apr16 Jul16 Oct16 Jan17 Apr17 Jul17 Oct17 Jan18 Apr18 Jul18 Oct18 Jan19
Debt-to-Equity Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 0.99 1.02 1.00 1.05 1.00

Competitive Comparison
* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap.


Target Corp Distribution

* The bar in red indicates where Target Corp's Debt-to-Equity falls into.



Calculation

Debt to Equity measures the financial leverage a company has.

Target Corp's Debt to Equity Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Jan. 2019 is calculated as

Target Corp's Debt to Equity Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2019 is calculated as

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.


Explanation

In the calculation of Debt to Equity, we use the total of Current Portion of Long-Term Debt and Long-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation divided by Total Stockholders Equity. In some calculations, Total Liabilities is used to for calculation.


Be Aware

Because a company can increase its ROE % by having more financial leverage, it is important to watch the leverage ratio when investing in high ROE % companies.


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