Quick hits from Target's (TGT +1.9%) ongoing earnings CC (webcast): Tips off that early results...

|About: Target Corporation (TGT)|By:, SA News Editor

Quick hits from Target's (TGT +1.9%) ongoing earnings CC (webcast): Tips off that early results from the back-to-school selling season are "positive." Will join retailer payments network. Creating more boutique shops within stores. Pharmacy and Beauty remain two of its fastest growing areas and will see an increased focus. Geek Squad to hit pilot stores in October. Expects to churn up $100B in sales by 2017 and realize EPS of at least $8.