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J.C. Penney Company Profile (NYSE:JCP)

Consensus Ratings for J.C. Penney (NYSE:JCP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Rating(s), 10 Hold Rating(s), 12 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.36)
Consensus Price Target: $10.82 (21.12% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for J.C. Penney (NYSE:JCP)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/28/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/27/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$15.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/23/2016Miller TabakLower Price TargetBuy$17.00 -> $13.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/17/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingSellView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/16/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$9.00 -> $8.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/16/2016Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight$8.00 -> $7.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/14/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingMarket Perform$11.50 -> $9.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/10/2016Jefferies GroupInitiated CoverageHold$9.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/6/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$10.00 -> $7.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/4/2016Northcoast ResearchUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/31/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingOverweight$20.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/11/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$12.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/3/2016Evercore ISIUpgradeHold -> Buy$8.00 -> $15.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/2/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/2/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingHold$7.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/29/2016Nomura Holdings Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$10.00 -> $9.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/29/2016Telsey Advisory GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$10.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/26/2016Craig HallumUpgradeSell -> HoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/25/2016OTR GlobalUpgradeNeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/8/2016S&P Equity ResearchUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/20/2015Buckingham ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$12.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/17/2015MKM PartnersInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/27/2015Imperial CapitalBoost Price TargetUnderperform$3.00 -> $5.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/17/2015BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$8.00 -> $9.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/10/2014Maxim GroupDowngradeHold -> Sell$4.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/28/2014BTIG ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/1/2014 forward)
Earnings History for J.C. Penney (NYSE:JCP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/12/2016        
5/13/2016Q116($0.38)($0.32)$2.92 billion$2.81 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/26/2016Q415$0.23$0.39$3.99 billion$4.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/13/2015Q315($0.55)($0.47)$2.88 billion$2.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/14/2015Q215($0.48)($0.41)$2.86 billion$2.88 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/13/2015Q115($0.77)($0.57)$2.86 billion$2.86 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/26/2015Q414$0.74($0.19)$4.71 billion$3.89 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/12/2014Q314($0.79)($0.77)$2.81 billion$2.76 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/14/2014Q214($0.94)($0.56)$2.78 billion$2.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/15/2014Q114($1.25)($1.15)$2.71 billion$2.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/26/2014Q413($0.76)($0.68)$3.94 billion$3.78 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/20/2013Q3($1.72)($1.81)$2.80 billion$2.78 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/20/2013Q2 2013($1.06)($1.17)$2.76 billion$2.66 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/16/2013Q1 2013($0.86)($1.31)$2.72 billion$2.64 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/27/2013Q4 2012($0.17)($1.95)$4.08 billion$3.88 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/9/2012Q312$0.02($0.93)$3.29 billion$2.93 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/10/2012($0.07)($0.37)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/15/2012($0.08)($0.25)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/24/2012$0.67$0.74ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/14/2011$0.11$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/12/2011$0.07$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/16/2011$0.24$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/25/2011$1.08$1.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for J.C. Penney (NYSE:JCP)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.19$0.19$0.19
Q2 20163($0.52)($0.36)($0.43)
Q3 20163($0.28)($0.11)($0.17)
Q4 20163($0.41)($0.12)($0.24)
Q1 20175($0.41)$0.61$0.13
Q2 20172($0.13)($0.12)($0.13)
Q3 20173($0.18)$0.11($0.07)
Q4 20174$0.08$0.88$0.57
Q1 20181($0.17)($0.17)($0.17)
Q2 20181$0.09$0.09$0.09
Q3 20181$0.07$0.07$0.07
Q4 20182$0.93$1.01$0.97
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Dividend History for J.C. Penney (NYSE:JCP)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trading History for J.C. Penney (NYSE:JCP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/17/2016Ronald W TysoeDirectorBuy25,000$7.24$181,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/9/2016Marvin R EllisonCEOBuy50,000$11.80$590,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/15/2015Brynn EvansonEVPSell6,761$8.45$57,130.45View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/19/2014Javier G TeruelDirectorBuy100,000$7.28$728,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/22/2013Myron Ullman IIICEOBuy112,000$8.95$1,002,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/16/2012Javier G TeruelDirectorBuy126,000$15.98$2,013,480.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/28/2012Geraldine B LaybourneDirectorBuy1,289$24.82$31,992.98View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/21/2012Geraldine B LaybourneDirectorBuy1,433$24.39$34,950.87View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/16/2012Michael W KramerCOOBuy4,400$23.74$104,456.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/14/2012Geraldine B LaybourneDirectorBuy1,432$23.28$33,336.96View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for J.C. Penney (NYSE:JCP)
DateHeadline
07/01/16 04:46 PMCan JCPenney Improve Its Bottom Line? - Market Realist
07/01/16 04:46 PMHow JCPenney Is Strengthening Its Digital Business - Market Realist
07/01/16 04:46 PMAnalysis under consideration: J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) - News Oracle
07/01/16 07:34 AMAnalysts Observing Stocks Update: J.C. Penney Company, Inc. Holding Company (NYSE:JCP) , United Continental ... - Street Updates
06/30/16 07:37 PMMoody's Affirms Fifteen Classes of MSBAM 2012-C5 -
06/30/16 03:30 PMJ.C. Penney to employ 1,000 at new tech center in India -
06/30/16 07:37 AMEquity Research and Technical Review on J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) - Press Telegraph
06/29/16 05:50 PMMoody's Affirms 12 Classes of WFRBS 2012-C9 -
06/29/16 04:39 PMActive Shares in Focus : J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) - Telanagana Press
06/29/16 04:39 PMCheck on EPS Growth for: J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) - Telanagana Press
06/29/16 07:34 AMJ C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) Company Rating and Target Watch - Telanagana Press
06/29/16 07:34 AMShare Update and Earnings Review for J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) - Press Telegraph
06/28/16 09:22 AMJ.C. Penney Company, Inc. Takes the Safe Route - J.C. Penney probably could have reduced its interest expense further by waiting until 2017 to refinance its gigantic $2.25 billion term loan. Instead, the company played it safe by refinancing now.
06/26/16 07:52 PMYour first trade for Monday -
06/26/16 07:45 PMBoE will have to cut rates, start QE: Trader -
06/26/16 04:06 PMJ.C. Penney: More And More Popular With Analysts
06/25/16 04:24 PMAnalyst Review: J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) - News Oracle
06/25/16 08:35 AMJ C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) Gains Over Senior Secured Term Loan Refinancing
06/24/16 04:46 PMJ C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) Performance Focus and Earnings Preview - Engelwood Daily
06/24/16 04:46 PMJ C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) Earnings Glance and Target Price Review - Engelwood Daily
06/24/16 04:46 PMViacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) & J C Penney Company (NYSE:JCP) Services News Review - Wall Street 24
06/24/16 04:46 PMJ C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) Gains Over Senior Secured Term Loan Refinancing - TCC
06/24/16 12:25 PMHere’s Why JC Penney, BT Group, And Three Other Stocks Are on Radars Today -
06/24/16 12:25 PMSears House Brands Are Tackling the Smart Home -
06/24/16 07:20 AMCovering the Bases on J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP): Where is the Stock Going? - Press Telegraph
06/24/16 07:20 AMBRIEF-JCPenney announces successful closing of real estate term loan refinance - Reuters
06/24/16 05:13 AMJ C PENNEY CO INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obli -
06/23/16 05:05 PMStock Watch for: JC Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) - Press Telegraph
06/23/16 05:05 PMJ.C. Penney (JCP) Closes $2.25B Senior Loan Refinancing; Sees One-Time, non-Cash Write-Off in Q2 - StreetInsider.com
06/23/16 04:33 PMMacy's Terry Lundgren to step down as CEO next year -
06/23/16 12:29 PMJon Najarian, up 13% YTD, bets on JC Penney - "Halftime Report" trader Jon Najarian bought JC Penney for his CNBC PRO model portfolio, which is up 13 percent.
06/23/16 07:38 AMJCPenney employee arrested for stealing merchandise from Milford store - WTNH Connecticut News (press release)
06/23/16 07:38 AMJC Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) Stock Momentum Hits Weakness - CML News
06/23/16 07:38 AMEquity Research and Technical Review on JC Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) - Press Telegraph
06/22/16 02:08 PMMark your calendar: Bellevue's 365 by Whole Foods to open in September -
06/22/16 09:24 AMAnalyst Recommendations Review: J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) - News Oracle
06/22/16 09:24 AMStocks Analysts Ranking Summary: J.C. Penney Company, Inc. Holding Company (NYSE:JCP) , Carnival Corporation ... - Street Updates
06/22/16 07:05 AMJ. C. Penney Co., Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : JCP-US : June 22, 2016 -
06/21/16 04:26 PMTrader's Watch List: Gap Inc (NYSE:GPS), J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) - NYSE Journal (press release)
06/21/16 04:26 PMHave a look at Analyst Actions: J.C. Penney Company, Inc. Holding Company (NYSE:JCP) , Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE ... - Street Updates
06/21/16 04:26 PMRatings Watch: J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) - Investor Newswire
06/21/16 09:16 AMAnalysts Reviewing Stocks: Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) , J.C. Penney Company, Inc. Holding Company (NYSE ... - Street Updates
06/20/16 03:08 PMWill J. C. Penney's Strategic Endeavors Help Lift the Stock? -
06/16/16 09:01 AMWhy Abercrombie and Fitch Co. (ANF), J C Penney Company Inc (JCP) and United States Steel Corporation (X) Are 3 of Wednesday's Best Stocks
06/15/16 04:45 PMJ C Penney Company Inc (JCP) Stock Jumps on Memorial Day Update - Investorplace.com
06/15/16 04:22 PMWhy Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (ANF), J C Penney Company Inc (JCP) and United States Steel Corporation (X) Are 3 of Wednesday’s Best Stocks - <p><a rel="nofollow" href="http://investorplace.com">InvestorPlace</a><a rel="nofollow" href="http://investorplace.com">InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips</a></p> <p>The Fed ruled the broader market Wednesday, but Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF), JCPenney (JCP) and U.S. Steel (X) had were driving higher on their own news.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://investorplace.com/2016/06/abercrombie-fitch-co-anf-j-c-penney-company-inc-jcp-united-states-steel-corporation-x-3-todays-best-stocks/">Why Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (ANF), J C Penney Company Inc (JCP) and United States Steel Corporation (X) Are 3 of Wednesday’s Best Stocks</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://investorplace.com">InvestorPlace</a>.</p>
06/15/16 04:22 PMInside the Macy’s Store of the Future -
06/15/16 12:05 PMJ.C. Penney CEO discusses plans to meet yearly goals at investor conference -
06/15/16 11:39 AMJ C Penney Company Inc (JCP) Stock Jumps on Memorial Day Update - InvestorPlaceInvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips JCPenney CEO Marvin Ellison just told investors that Memorial Day sales were "positive," triggering a quick 7% jump in JCP stock on Wednesday. The post J C Penney Company Inc (JCP) Stock Jumps on Memorial Day Update appeared first on InvestorPlace.
06/14/16 04:34 PMServices Sector Movers: Alibaba (NYSE:BABA), J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP), Walgreens Boots Alliance ... - KC Register
About J.C. Penney

J.C. Penney logoJ. C. Penney Company, Inc. is a holding company. The Company's operating subsidiary is J. C. Penney Corporation, Inc. (JCP). The Company's business consists of selling merchandise and services to consumers through its department stores and its Website at jcpenney.com, which utilizes optimized applications for desktop, mobile and tablet devices. The Company's department stores and Website serves the same type of customers, its Website offers virtually the same mix of merchandise as its in store assortment along with other extended categories that are not offered in store, and its department stores accept returns from sales made in stores and through its Website. Its online customer purchases by direct shipment to the customer from its distribution facilities and stores or from its suppliers' warehouses and by in store customer pick up. It sells family apparel and footwear, accessories, fine and fashion jewelry, beauty products through Sephora inside JCPenney and home furnishings.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Department Stores
  • Sub-Industry: Department Stores
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: JCP
  • CUSIP: 70816010
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $8.93
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $8.14
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $8.59
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: -15.86
  • Market Cap: $2.75B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.02 EPS
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J.C. Penney (NYSE:JCP) Chart for Friday, July, 1, 2016


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