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

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for J.C. Penney (NYSE:JCP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Rating(s), 11 Hold Rating(s), 12 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.35)
Consensus Price Target: $10.82 (18.21% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for J.C. Penney (NYSE:JCP)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/6/2016ArgusReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
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 7/24/2014 forward)

Earnings

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)

Estimates

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)

Dividends

Dividend History for J.C. Penney (NYSE:JCP)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

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)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for J.C. Penney (NYSE:JCP)
DateHeadline
07/23/16 04:27 PMPenney CEO Marvin Ellison to Take on Added Role of Chairman
07/23/16 08:45 AMAnalysts Valuations For J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) - The Voice Registrar
07/22/16 04:42 PMJCPenney announces CEO Marvin Ellison as its new Chairman
07/22/16 07:42 AMBRIEF-Jcpenney appoints Marvin Ellison as chairman - Reuters
07/22/16 07:42 AMAnalyst Recommended Stock: J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) - News Oracle
07/22/16 07:42 AMJ.C. Penney (JCP) Names Marvin Ellison to Succeed Mike Ullman III Chairman - StreetInsider.com
07/21/16 05:09 PMMoody's Affirms 14 Classes of COMM 2012-CCRE5 -
07/21/16 04:54 PMAppliance sales resume at J.C. Penney stores in Colorado Springs after more than 30-year absence
07/21/16 04:54 PMJ.C. Penney employee honored for 65 years of full-time service
07/21/16 04:54 PMJ C Penney : JCPENNEY APPOINTS MARVIN R. ELLISON TO SUCCEED MYRON E. (MIKE) ULLMAN, III AS CHAIRMAN
07/21/16 04:54 PMJ.C. Penney (JCP) Names Marvin Ellison to Succeed Mike Ullman III Chairman
07/21/16 04:23 PM[$$] Penney CEO Marvin Ellison to Take on Added Role of Chairman -
07/21/16 04:20 PMMike Ullman passing last role at J.C. Penney to CEO Marvin Ellison -
07/21/16 03:58 PMMoody's Affirms Fifteen Classes of MSBAM 2013-C7 -
07/21/16 03:24 PMJ C PENNEY CO INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or By -
07/21/16 03:18 PM4:18 pm J. C. Penney appointed Chief Executive Officer Marvin R. Ellison to the additional position of Chairman, effective August 1 -
07/21/16 03:16 PMJCPENNEY APPOINTS MARVIN R. ELLISON TO SUCCEED MYRON E. (MIKE) ULLMAN, III AS CHAIRMAN - [GlobeNewswire] - PLANO, Texas - (July 21, 2016) - The Board of Directors of J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP) has appointed Chief Executive Officer Marvin R. Ellison to the additional position of Chairman, effective ...
07/21/16 10:51 AMInsiders Buy the Holdings of MDYV ETF
07/21/16 10:51 AMJ.C. Penney brings appliances back to Holyoke Mall store
07/21/16 10:29 AMRelief Is Coming for Macy’s and Kohl’s with a Big Back-to-School Season -
07/20/16 09:11 PMJCPenney launches new back-to-school multimedia marketing campaign - EPR Retail News (press release)
07/20/16 09:11 PMShares of J.C. Penney Company Holding Company (JCP) Drops by -0.35% - TheFounders Daily
07/20/16 09:11 PMJ C Penney Company (NYSE:JCP) & ArcelorMittal SA (NYSE:MT) Stocks to Watch - Money News (press release)
07/20/16 02:50 PMJCPenney 'here to stay' at Regency Square Mall - Jacksonville Daily Record
07/20/16 02:50 PMStock's Move to Focus: J.C. Penney Company, Inc. Holding Company (NYSE:JCP) , Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST) - Street Updates
07/20/16 02:50 PMJC Penney Gets Aggressive in Appliance War With Sears - Fortune
07/19/16 10:49 AMJ C Penney : JCPenney Entices Back-to-School Shoppers with Styles and Deals Worth Every Penny
07/19/16 10:49 AMBRIEF-J C Penney announces same-day pick up of jcp.com orders in all stores
07/19/16 06:32 AMJCPenney Entices Back-to-School Shoppers with Styles and Deals Worth Every Penny - [GlobeNewswire] - Company announces same-day pick up of jcp.com orders in all stores PLANO, Texas - (July 19, 2016) - This back-to-school season, JCPenney has curated the best assortment of trend-right apparel, shoes and ...
07/18/16 04:18 PMJ.C. Penney opens one of its appliance showrooms in North Texas -
07/18/16 09:59 AMJCPenney re-enters appliance sales
07/17/16 04:16 PMJ C Penney : JCPenney re-enters appliance sales
07/17/16 09:06 AMShare Performance Summary for: J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) - Press Telegraph
07/17/16 09:06 AMStock in Action: J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) - News Oracle
07/16/16 04:27 PMJ.C. Penney: Q2 Sales Should Be Better Than Q1
07/16/16 08:07 AMThe Y and JCPenney Team Up this Back-to-School Season to Support Academic Achievement Programs - PR Newswire (press release)
07/15/16 03:48 PMJ C Penney : The Y and JCPenney Team Up this Back-to-School Season to Support Academic Achievement Programs
07/15/16 03:48 PMJCP Crosses Above Key Moving Average Level
07/15/16 02:25 PMMoody's Affirms Twelve Classes of GSMS 2014-GC24 -
07/15/16 11:24 AMMoody's Upgrades Five, Affirms Three and Downgrades One Class of WBCMT 2004-C11 -
07/15/16 08:37 AMEye Catching Stocks: Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (AMP), J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP), Mattel, Inc. (MAT) - iStreetWire
07/15/16 08:37 AMJC Penney Company Incorporated (NYSE:JCP) Shorts Decreased by 1.74% After Short Covering - Consumer Eagle
07/14/16 04:57 PMJ.C. Penney kicks off appliance sales in four South Florida stores
07/14/16 08:21 AMJCPenney revamps its mobile app and adds in-store pickup to attract shoppers
07/13/16 11:27 AMIs the Upward Revision in US GDP Good Enough for a Rate Hike? -
07/13/16 07:38 AMWorth Watching Stocks: J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP), Novavax, Inc. (NASDAQ:NVAX) - NYSE Journal (press release)
07/12/16 04:58 PMPut Traders Eye Trailing J C Penney Company Inc (JCP)
07/11/16 09:27 AMNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For J.C. Penney Company, Inc. Holding Company (NYSE:JCP) - Fiscal Standard
07/11/16 09:27 AMStock Performance Rundown on: J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) - Press Telegraph
07/11/16 09:27 AMNike Inc (NYSE:NKE) & J C Penney Company (NYSE:JCP) Stocks Alert - Money News (press release)

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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: $9.15
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $8.56
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $8.77
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: -16.23
  • Market Cap: $2.81B
  • Beta: 0.94
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.04 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.63 EPS
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J.C. Penney (NYSE:JCP) Chart for Sunday, July, 24, 2016