MINNEAPOLIS--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--The board of directors of Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) has declared a quarterly dividend of 60 cents per common share. The dividend is payable March 10, 2017 to shareholders of record at the close of business February 15, 2017. The 1st quarter dividend will be the company’s 198th consecutive dividend paid since October 1967 when the company became publicly held.
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