Target Corp. revenue tops expectations

The Minneapolis-based retailer reports sales at stores open at least a year grew 4.3 percent in January. That easily beat Wall Street expectations of 2.1 percent.
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The Minneapolis-based retailer reports sales at stores open at least a year grew 4.3 percent in January. That easily beat Wall Street expectations of 2.1 percent.

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