The Board of Directors of Target Corporation has declared a quarterly dividend of 43 cents per common share.
The dividend is payable December 10, 2013 to shareholders of record at the close of business November 20, 2013.
The 4th quarter dividend will be the company’s 185th consecutive dividend paid since October 1967 when the company became publicly held.
Minneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) serves guests at 1,856 stores – 1,788 in the United States and 68 in Canada – and at Target.com.
Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its profit through community grants and programs; today, that giving equals more than $4 million a week.