Target Corporation: Report on Long-Term Financing Policy and Capital Structure with an Acquisition Analysis
This report will be based on the Target Corporation, and will consist of two sections: 1) long-term financing policy and capital structure, and 2) an acquisition analysis. The first section will include: Target's most recent long-term financing decision; an analysis of the economic, business, and competitive background in which the financing occurred; Target's book value and market value; possible changes that would occur to Target's finance policy and capital structure if it was forced to consider re-organization and bankruptcy strategies; and finally discuss Target's international investment and financing …show more content…
Section 2 - Acquisition Analysis This section will be a summarized report to the board of directors that will identify a synergistic acquisition candidate for Target. After careful consideration an excellent acquisition candidate would be Sears Holdings Corporation (SHC). SHC is the third largest retailer in the U.S.