From the American Family Association (AFA) Journal: The Target campaign began on April 21, and the company’s second quarter report was the first to reveal whether or not the boycott by 1.4 million consumers was having an impact. Analyzing the report, AFR’s Dan Celia, president of Financial Issues Stewardship Ministries, said same-store sales dropped 1.1% […]
Target Corp. (TGT) stock has plunged approximately 12% less than a month after the organization declared that its transgender customers and employees could utilize “…the restroom or fitting room facility that corresponds with their gender identity.” Over 1.2 million people have signed the American Family Association’s “Boycott Target Pledge,” in a massive display of consumer […]
Shout out to the Daily Signal for the find of Target’s stock price fall since the bathroom decision: Target common stock dropped from opening price of $83.50 per share April 19 to a closing price of $79.99 per share May 3—a 4.2 percent decline over the past two weeks. Its closing price of $83.98 on April 19 was the highest since […]
Don and Brian talk about the GOP primary and the momentum of frontrunner Donald Trump, how an actor claims there was voter fraud in Wisconsin’s primary, and the Target boycott petition that has reached over 690,000 signatures as of the date of the podcast.
The boycott petition, started by the American Family Association, now has over 1 million signatures (it had 690,000 as of this past Tuesday). This has also led to Target’s stock falling and costing some $1.5 billion as far as their stocks’ worth. You can sign the boycott here.
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5/5/2016 - Target’s Stock Has Fallen 4.2% Since Transgender Bathroom Decision
5/5/2016 - The Bias Buzz: Trump Train Rolls On in the GOP Primary, Target Boycott Petition Continues to Grow
4/29/2016 - Target Boycott Petition now has Over 1 Million Signatures