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NYSE:JCP - J C Penney Stock Price, Forecast & News

$0.69
-0.04 (-5.46 %)
(As of 02/28/2020 04:16 AM ET)
Today's Range
$0.62
Now: $0.69
$0.72
50-Day Range
$0.69
MA: $0.78
$1.07
52-Week Range
$0.53
Now: $0.69
$1.91
Volume16.59 million shs
Average Volume8.06 million shs
Market Capitalization$221.66 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.8
J. C. Penney Company, Inc, through its subsidiary J. C. Penney Corporation, Inc, sells merchandise through department stores. The company primarily sells family apparel and footwear, accessories, fine and fashion jewelry, beauty products, and home furnishings; and provides services, including styling salon, optical, portrait photography, and custom decorating services. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Department stores
Sub-IndustryDepartment Stores
SectorRetail/Wholesale
CUSIP70816010
Phone972-431-1000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$12.02 billion
Cash Flow$0.82 per share
Book Value$3.72 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-255,000,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees95,000
Market Cap$221.66 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable

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J C Penney (NYSE:JCP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is J C Penney's stock symbol?

J C Penney trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "JCP."

How were J C Penney's earnings last quarter?

J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 27th. The department store operator reported $0.13 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.06) by $0.19. J C Penney had a negative return on equity of 24.09% and a negative net margin of 1.92%. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.18 EPS. View J C Penney's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for JCP?

1 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for J C Penney's stock. Their forecasts range from $1.00 to $1.00. On average, they expect J C Penney's share price to reach $1.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 44.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for J C Penney.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for J C Penney?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for J C Penney in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for J C Penney.

Has J C Penney been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about JCP stock have been trending extremely negative on Friday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. J C Penney earned a news sentiment score of -4.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the department store operator a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for J C Penney.

Who are some of J C Penney's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of J C Penney own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other J C Penney investors own include Ford Motor (F), Bank of America (BAC), General Electric (ge), Hovnanian Enterprises (HOV), Twitter (TWTR), Tesla (TSLA), Citigroup (C), Alibaba Group (BABA), Intel (INTC) and Netflix (NFLX).

Who are J C Penney's key executives?

J C Penney's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Therace M. Risch, Exec. VP and Chief Information & Digital Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Michael Robbins, Exec. VP and Chief Stores & Supply Chain Officer (Age 53)
  • Ms. Jill Ann Soltau, CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Michael Fung, Interim CFO, Interim Exec. VP & Interim Controller (Age 69)
  • Ms. Melissa Pint, Sr. VP of Technology

Who are J C Penney's major shareholders?

J C Penney's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Newport Trust Co (4.98%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.28%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.12%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.99%), Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc. (0.96%) and Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.75%). Company insiders that own J C Penney stock include Javier G Teruel, Lisa A Payne, Michelle Wlazlo and Ronald W Tysoe. View Institutional Ownership Trends for J C Penney.

Which major investors are selling J C Penney stock?

JCP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including SG Americas Securities LLC, Schonfeld Strategic Advisors LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Newport Trust Co, Alliancebernstein L.P., Bank of America Corp DE, IndexIQ Advisors LLC and Geode Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for J C Penney.

Which major investors are buying J C Penney stock?

JCP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc., Marshall Wace North America L.P., Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Sargent Investment Group LLC, Sargent Investment Group LLC, Jane Street Group LLC and Sei Investments Co.. Company insiders that have bought J C Penney stock in the last two years include Javier G Teruel, Lisa A Payne, Michelle Wlazlo and Ronald W Tysoe. View Insider Buying and Selling for J C Penney.

How do I buy shares of J C Penney?

Shares of JCP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is J C Penney's stock price today?

One share of JCP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.69.

How big of a company is J C Penney?

J C Penney has a market capitalization of $221.66 million and generates $12.02 billion in revenue each year. The department store operator earns $-255,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.94) on an earnings per share basis. J C Penney employs 95,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About J C Penney.

What is J C Penney's official website?

The official website for J C Penney is http://www.jcpenney.com/.

How can I contact J C Penney?

J C Penney's mailing address is 6501 LEGACY DRIVE, PLANO TX, 75024. The department store operator can be reached via phone at 972-431-1000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for J C Penney (NYSE JCP)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  906 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,288 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,194
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about J C Penney and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe JCP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe JCP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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