The board of directors of Target Corporation has declared a quarterly dividend of 43 cents per common share. The dividend is payable June 10, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business May 21, 2014.
The 2nd quarter dividend will be the company’s 187th consecutive dividend paid since October 1967 when the company became publicly held.
Minneapolis-based Target Corporation serves guests at 1,924 stores – 1,797 in the United States and 127 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.