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Target Corp  (NYSE:TGT) Earnings per Share (Diluted): $5.71 (TTM As of Apr. 2019)

Target Corp's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the three months ended in Apr. 2019 was $1.53. Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2019 was $5.71.

Target Corp's EPS (Basic) for the three months ended in Apr. 2019 was $1.54. Its EPS (Basic) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2019 was $5.76.

Target Corp's EPS without NRI for the three months ended in Apr. 2019 was $1.53. Its EPS without NRI for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2019 was $5.71.

During the past 12 months, Target Corp's average EPS without NRIGrowth Rate was 5.10% per year. During the past 3 years, the average EPS without NRIGrowth Rate was 1.60% per year. During the past 5 years, the average EPS without NRI Growth Rate was 6.40% per year. During the past 10 years, the average EPS without NRI Growth Rate was 5.30% per year.

During the past 13 years, Target Corp's highest 3-Year average EPS without NRI Growth Rate was 45.70% per year. The lowest was -6.20% per year. And the median was 7.70% per year.


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
Earnings per Share (Diluted) Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only -2.58 5.31 4.69 5.29 5.51

Target Corp Quarterly Data

Jul14 Oct14 Jan15 Apr15 Jul15 Oct15 Jan16 Apr16 Jul16 Oct16 Jan17 Apr17 Jul17 Oct17 Jan18 Apr18 Jul18 Oct18 Jan19 Apr19
Earnings per Share (Diluted) 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 1.33 1.49 1.17 1.52 1.53

Competitive Comparison
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Target Corp Distribution

* The bar in red indicates where Target Corp's Earnings per Share (Diluted) falls into.



Calculation

Earnings Per Share (EPS) is the amount of earnings per outstanding share of the company's stock. In calculating earnings per share, the dividends of preferred stocks need to subtracted from the total net income first.

Target Corp's Earnings Per Share (Diluted) for the fiscal year that ended in Jan. 2019 is calculated as

Diluted Earnings Per Share (A: Jan. 2019 ) = (Net Income - Preferred Dividends) / Shares Outstanding (Diluted Average)
=(2937-0)/533.200
=5.51

Target Corp's Earnings Per Share (Diluted) for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2019 is calculated as

Diluted Earnings Per Share (Q: Apr. 2019 )=(Net Income - Preferred Dividends / Shares Outstanding (Diluted Average)
=(795-0)/519.500
=1.53

Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2019 was 1.49 (Jul. 2018 ) + 1.17 (Oct. 2018 ) + 1.52 (Jan. 2019 ) + 1.53 (Apr. 2019 ) = $5.71

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

Companies also reported diluted shares in their financial reports. Diluted shares include the shares of convertibles or warrants outstanding.


Explanation

Earnings Per Share (EPS) is the single most important variable used by Wall Street in determining the earnings power of a company. But investors need to be aware that Earnings per Share can be easily manipulated by adjusting depreciation and amortization rate or non-recurring items. That's why GuruFocus lists EPS without NRI, which better reflects the company's underlying performance.


Be Aware

Compared with Earnings per share, a company's cash flow is better indicator of the company's earnings power.

If a company's earnings per share is less than cash flow per share over long term, investors need to be cautious and find out why.


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