Market Challenge: Target Delivers

| About: Target Corporation (TGT)
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Summary

Target beat on both revenue and earnings in its third quarter report.

Is this a good sign for the retail giant, especially as it prepares for the holiday season?

Offer your perspective below!

Update: Poll results are in.

  • Q3 earnings suggest Target is on the rebound - 25.8%
  • Retail sector remains challenging, but Target is well positioned - 30.6%
  • Maybe new initiatives (online, grocery) will help Target - 11.3%
  • Holidays are almost here, and that will help Target - 12.9%
  • Target still impacted by tough consumer environment - 8.1%
  • Online competitors still troubling for Target, retail peers - 6.5%
  • Target is a sell - retail will continue struggling - 4.8%

Thanks to everyone who participated in today's poll. Tune in tomorrow for more Market Challenge.

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Target (NYSE:TGT) beat on both revenue and earnings in its third quarter report. Some investors were happy with the company's other metrics and its guidance. Is this a good sign for the retail giant, especially as it prepares for the holiday season?

Your thoughts on Target after the report? Offer your ideas below!