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

$0.61
+0.03 (+5.17 %)
(As of 08/18/2019 11:11 AM ET)
Today's Range
$0.54
Now: $0.61
$0.65
50-Day Range
$0.56
MA: $0.90
$1.1650
52-Week Range
$0.53
Now: $0.61
$2.05
Volume9.20 million shs
Average Volume12.45 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$0.8714 per share
Book Value$3.04 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) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 15th. The department store operator reported ($0.18) earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.32) by $0.14. The department store operator earned $2.51 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.62 billion. J C Penney had a negative return on equity of 29.24% and a negative net margin of 2.38%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 9.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned ($0.38) EPS. 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 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for J C Penney's shares. Their forecasts range from $0.60 to $2.00. On average, they anticipate J C Penney's stock price to reach $1.4625 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 139.8% 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?

News coverage about JCP stock has been trending negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog 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 impact score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the department store operator a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near 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 variety 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, Marvin R Ellison and Paul J Brown. View Institutional Ownership Trends for J C Penney.

Which institutional 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 institutional 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, Marvin R Ellison and Paul J Brown. 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:  857 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,245 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,102
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 8/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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