### Corporate profile

Basic information about Target Corp.

## Long-term Trends

### Selected Financial Data since 2005

Main items of Target Corp.'s financial statements.

### Total Asset Turnover since 2005

Target Corp.'s activity ratio calculated as total revenue divided by total assets.

### Current Ratio since 2005

Target Corp.'s liquidity ratio calculated as current assets divided by current liabilities.

### Debt to Equity since 2005

Target Corp.'s solvency ratio calculated as total debt divided by total shareholders' equity.

### Operating Profit Margin since 2005

Target Corp.'s profitability ratio calculated as operating income divided by revenue.

### Net Profit Margin since 2005

Target Corp.'s indicator of profitability, calculated as net income divided by revenue.

### Return on Equity (ROE) since 2005

Target Corp.'s profitability ratio calculated as net income divided by shareholders' equity.

### Return on Assets (ROA) since 2005

Target Corp.'s profitability ratio calculated as net income divided by total assets.

### Price to Earnings (P/E) since 2005

The P/E ratio tells analyst how much an investor in Target Corp.'s common stock pays per dollar of current earnings.

### Price to Operating Profit (P/OP) since 2005

Because P/E ratio is calculated using net income, the ratio can be sensitive to nonrecurring earnings and capital structure, analysts may use price to operating profit.

### Price to Sales (P/S) since 2005

An rationale for the P/S ratio is that sales, as the top line in an income statement, are generally less subject to distortion or manipulation than other fundamentals such as EPS or book value. Sales are also more stable than earnings and never negative.

### Price to Book Value (P/BV) since 2005

The P/BV ratio is interpreted as an indicator of market judgment about the relationship between a company's required rate of return and its actual rate of return.

## Financial Statements

### Income Statement

The income statement (statement of earnings) reports on the performance of Target Corp., the result of its operating activities.

### Statement of Comprehensive Income

Comprehensive income is the change in equity (net assets) of Target Corp. during a period from transactions and other events and circumstances from non-owners sources. It includes all changes in equity during a period except those resulting from investments by owners and distributions to owners.

### Statement of Financial Position, Assets

The assets reports major classes and amounts of resources owned or controlled by Target Corp..

### Statement of Financial Position, Liabilities and Stockholders' Equity

The liabilities and stockholders' equity reports major classes and amounts of external claims on assets and owners' capital contributions, and other internally generated sources of capital.

### Statement of Cash Flows

The cash flow statement provides information about Target Corp.'s cash receipts and cash payments during an accounting period, showing how these cash flaws link the ending cash balance to the beginning balance shown on Target Corp.'s statement of financial position.

## Common-Size Financial Statements

### Common-Size Income Statement

Income statement components (revenuess and expenses) shown as percentage of total sales.

### Common-Size Statement of Financial Position, Assets

Assets components shown as percentage of total assets.

### Common-Size Statement of Financial Position, Liabilities and Stockholders' Equity

Liabilities and stockholders' equity components shown as percentage of total liabilities and stockholders' equity.

## Ratios

### Short-term (Operating) Activity Analysis

Evaluates revenues and output generated by the Target Corp.'s assets. Operating performance ratios describe the relationship between the Target Corp.'s level of operations and the assets needed to sustain operating activities.

### Long-term (Investment) Activity Analysis

Measures how efficiently Target Corp. generates revenues from its investments in fixed or total assets.

### Liquidity Analysis

Measures the adequacy of a Target Corp.'s cash resources to meet its near-term cash obligations.

### Long-term Debt and Solvency Analysis

Examines Target Corp.'s capital structure in terms of the mix of its financing sources and the ability of the firm to satisfy its longer-term debt and investment obligations.

### Profitability Analysis

Measures the income of Target Corp. relative to its revenuess and invested capital.

### DuPont Analysis: Decomposition of ROE

An approach to decomposing Target Corp.'s return on equity as the product of other financial ratios.

## Relative Valuation

### Common Stock Valuation Ratios

Relative valuation technique determine the value of Target Corp. by comparing it to similar entities (like industry or sector) on the basis of several relative ratios that compare its stock price to relevant variables that affect the stock's value, such as earnings, book value, and sales.

### Enterprise Value (EV)

Enterprise value is total company value (the market value of common equity, debt, and preferred equity) minus the value of cash and short-term investments.

### Enterprise Value to EBITDA (EV/EBITDA)

To calculate EBITDA analysts start with net earnings. To that earnings number, interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization are added. EBITDA as a pre-interest number is a flow to all providers of capital.

### Enterprise Value to FCFF (EV/FCFF)

Free cash flow to the firm is the cash flow available to the Target Corp.'s suppliers of capital after all operating expenses have been paid and necessary investments in working and fixed capital have been made.

### Price to FCFE (P/FCFE)

Free cash flow to equity is the cash flow available to Target Corp.'s equity holders after all operating expenses, interest, and principal payments have been paid and necessary investments in working and fixed capital have been made.

## Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) Valuation

### Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM)

CAPM is a theory concentrated with deriving the expected rates of return on risky assets based on the assets' systematic risk levels. Systematic risk is the variability of returns that is due to macroeconomic factors that affect all risky assets. It cannot be eliminated by diversification.

### Dividend Discount Model (DDM)

The Dividend Discount Model (DDM) is a technique for estimating the value of a share of Target Corp.'s common stock issue as the present value of all future dividends.

### Present Value of Free Cash Flow to the Firm (FCFF)

The FCFF valuation approach estimates the value of the firm as the present value of future FCFF discounted at the weighted average cost of capital (WACC).

### Present Value of Free Cash Flow to Equity (FCFE)

The FCFE valuation approach estimates the value of equity as the present value of future FCFE discounted at the required rate of return on equity.

## Analysis

### Analysis of Income Taxes

- Income Tax Expense (Benefit)
- Effective Income Tax Rate (EITR)
- Components of Deferred Tax Assets and Liabilities
- Deferred Tax Assets and Liabilities, Classification
- Analyst Adjustments: Removal of Deferred Taxes
- Adjusted Ratios: Removal of Deferred Taxes (Summary)
- Adjusted Current Ratio
- Adjusted Net Profit Margin
- Adjusted Total Asset Turnover
- Adjusted Financial Leverage
- Adjusted Return On Equity (ROE)
- Adjusted Return On Assets (ROA)

### Analysis of Operating Leases

- Present Value of Future Operating Lease Payments
- Analyst Adjustments for Operating Leases
- Adjusted Ratios for Operating Leases (Summary)
- Adjusted Total Asset Turnover
- Adjusted Debt to Equity
- Adjusted Return On Assets (ROA)
- Adjusted Interest Coverage
- Estimation of Depreciation Expense, Operating Leased Assets
- Estimation of Interest Expense, Operating Lease Obligations
- Present Value of Operating Lease Payments, at Beginning of Year

## Financial Reporting Quality

### Aggregate Accruals

Financial reporting quality relates to the accuracy with which Target Corp.'s reported financial statements reflect its operating performance and to their usefulness for forecasting future cash flows.

Aggregate accruals deriving measures of the accrual component of Target Corp.'s earnings.