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

$0.61
+0.02 (+3.39 %)
(As of 08/21/2019 08:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
$0.60
Now: $0.61
$0.68
50-Day Range
$0.56
MA: $0.85
$1.16
52-Week Range
$0.53
Now: $0.61
$2.05
Volume11.50 million shs
Average Volume11.79 million shs
Market Capitalization$193.26 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.59
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$0.8356 per share
Book Value$3.72 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-255,000,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees95,000
Market Cap$193.26 million
Next Earnings Date11/21/2019 (Estimated)
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) announced its earnings results on Thursday, August, 15th. The department store operator reported ($0.18) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.32) by $0.14. The department store operator had revenue of $2.51 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.62 billion. J C Penney had a negative return on equity of 29.24% and a negative net margin of 2.38%. J C Penney's revenue for the quarter was down 9.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned ($0.38) earnings per share. View J C Penney's Earnings History.

When is J C Penney's next earnings date?

J C Penney is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for J C Penney.

What price target have analysts set for JCP?

6 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for J C Penney's stock. Their predictions range from $1.00 to $2.00. On average, they expect J C Penney's stock price to reach $1.5625 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 156.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for J C Penney.

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

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for J C Penney in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings and 4 hold ratings 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?

Media headlines about JCP stock have been trending positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. J C Penney earned a coverage optimism score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the department store operator a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock'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), Netflix (NFLX), Alibaba Group (BABA) and Intel (INTC).

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (13.77%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.82%), Newport Trust Co (4.67%), Harbor Spring Capital LLC (2.65%), Invesco Ltd. (2.35%) and WINTON GROUP Ltd (2.13%). Company insiders that own J C Penney stock include Javier G Teruel, Jeffrey A Davis, Paul J Brown 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 Tyvor Capital LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Pinebridge Investments L.P., Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Natixis, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL and Gabelli Funds LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for J C Penney.

Which major investors are buying J C Penney stock?

JCP stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Harbor Spring Capital LLC, Invesco Ltd., Morgan Stanley, BlackRock Inc., A.R.T. Advisors LLC, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Newport Trust Co and Paloma Partners Management Co. Company insiders that have bought J C Penney stock in the last two years include Javier G Teruel, Jeffrey A Davis, Paul J Brown 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is J C Penney's stock price today?

One share of JCP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.61.

How big of a company is J C Penney?

J C Penney has a market capitalization of $193.26 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:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  858 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,246 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,104
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 8/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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