Target (NYSE: TGT), offers their customers, referred to as "guests," everyday essentials and fashionable, differentiated merchandise at discounted prices. They deliver a preferred shopping experience to their guests, supported by supply chain and technology, devotion to innovation, loyalty offerings and suite of fulfillment options. Geographically Target is very US specific and nearly all its revenues are generated within the U.S and the vast majority of its property and equipment is located within the U.S.
Target's competition is primarily from other retail chains, wholesale clubs, category specific retailers, drug stores, and supermarkets.
In this analysis we see how Target's Key Operating Metrics compare against one its biggest competitors, i.e. Walmart-US.
Note: For the purpose of this analysis Walmart's Financial Year's notation is brought in line with Target's.