JCP - J. C. Penney Company, Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
2.30
-0.04 (-1.71%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT

2.30 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 7:55PM EDT

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Previous Close2.34
Open2.32
Bid0.00 x 800
Ask0.00 x 1200
Day's Range2.28 - 2.35
52 Week Range2.25 - 5.63
Volume14,757,244
Avg. Volume19,359,457
Market Cap722.89M
Beta0.20
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & YieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-Dividend Date2012-04-05
1y Target EstN/A
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  • Motley Fool10 hours ago

    Malls May Still Be in Trouble, but the Suffering Is Not Spread Evenly

    Macy’s, Nordstrom, and J.C. Penney just reported earnings, and the results show it’s still possible for some department stores to succeed.

  • Dow Jones, S&P 500 Rally Amid Trump Shifts; Micron, Tiffany Hot, Target Not; Oil Dives: Weekly Review
    Investor's Business Daily12 hours ago

    Dow Jones, S&P 500 Rally Amid Trump Shifts; Micron, Tiffany Hot, Target Not; Oil Dives: Weekly Review

    Stocks rose for the week as President Trump hailed and then doubted China trade talks. Micron soared on good news. Retailers were hot or cold. Oil prices and Treasury yields tumbled.

  • Here's what Lowe's new CEO will receive in salary and stock
    American City Business Journals15 hours ago

    Here's what Lowe's new CEO will receive in salary and stock

    The new chief executive of home-improvement retailer Lowe's Cos. Inc. will be paid a base annual salary of $1.45 million and receive stock options and restricted stock worth $6 million, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Marvin Ellison, currently the CEO of J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE:JCP), was announced as the company's next CEO earlier this week. In the most recent quarter, Lowe’s (NYSE:LOW) reported a profit of $1.19 a share on revenue of $17.36 billion, missing analysts' expectations of earnings per share of $1.21 on revenue of $17.44 billion.

  • Fade the Lowe’s Companies, Inc. Rally
    InvestorPlaceyesterday

    Fade the Lowe’s Companies, Inc. Rally

    First, Lowe’s missed first-quarter earnings and revenue expectations. In other words, a lower share count helped push up earnings per share results. Lowe’s poached J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) CEO Marvin Ellison.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEventsyesterday

    Edited Transcript of JCP earnings conference call or presentation 17-May-18 12:30pm GMT

    Q1 2018 J C Penney Company Inc Earnings Call

  • What’s Kohl’s Valuation after First-Quarter Results?
    Market Realist2 days ago

    What’s Kohl’s Valuation after First-Quarter Results?

    Forward PE (price-to-earnings) multiples are one of the most common metrics that inform investment decisions. Forward PE is arrived at by dividing the stock price by analysts’ earnings estimates for the next four quarters. As of May 22, Kohl’s (KSS) was trading at a 12-month forward PE ratio of 11.2x.

  • Kohl’s Stock Takes Beating on Cautious Comps Outlook
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Kohl’s Stock Takes Beating on Cautious Comps Outlook

    On May 22, Kohl’s (KSS) stock fell over 7.4% after the company posted first-quarter results. The company reported net sales of $3.95 billion, which was marginally better than the analyst estimate. The company’s adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $0.64 came in better than the Wall Street estimate of $0.50. Also, comps rose 3.6% in the first quarter driven by strength in both store and digital comps.

  • Kohl’s First-Quarter Adjusted Earnings Beat Estimates
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Kohl’s First-Quarter Adjusted Earnings Beat Estimates

    Kohl’s (KSS) adjusted earnings in the first quarter were $0.64, much better than analysts’ estimate of $0.50 and Q1 2017’s adjusted earnings of $0.39. On a reported basis, earnings came in at $0.45, up 15.4% on a year-over-year basis. Higher revenue and profits offset the impact of rising expenses as well as a loss on the extinguishment of debt.

  • I Don't Buy the Bull Case for J.C. Penney
    Motley Fool2 days ago

    I Don't Buy the Bull Case for J.C. Penney

    The failure of Sears might help the struggling department store, but that's not a good reason to buy the stock.

  • The Wall Street Journal2 days ago

    [$$] Ackman Takes Roughly $1 Billion Stake in Lowe’s

    William Ackman’s Pershing Square Capital Management LP is joining another activist investor in Lowe’s Cos., hoping to profit as the retailer tries to make improvements under a new chief executive. Pershing Square has built a stake in the home-improvement chain valued at roughly $1 billion as of Tuesday’s close in what is expected to be a friendly investment, according to people familiar with the matter. Lowe’s had a market value of roughly $78.3 billion at Wednesday’s close.

  • Ackman makes roughly $1 billion bet on Lowe's
    Reuters2 days ago

    Ackman makes roughly $1 billion bet on Lowe's

    Ackman disclosed the stake at a New York conference, said two attendees at the private event on condition of anonymity. The company's stock price had been moving higher most of the morning and continued to climb after Ackman's disclosure. One day earlier Lowe's announced top management changes, naming J.C. Penney (JCP.N) Chief Executive Marvin Ellison to replace CEO Robert Niblock, who will retire in July.

  • MarketWatch2 days ago

    J.C. Penney bonds cut further into junk by S&P Global

    S&P Global Ratings late Wednesday lowered its rating on J.C. Penney Co. Inc. debt further into junk territory to B, saying that operational setbacks and the departure of Chief Executive Marvin Ellison ...

  • Activist Investor Bill Ackman Takes $1 Billion Stake In Lowe's: Report
    Investor's Business Daily2 days ago

    Activist Investor Bill Ackman Takes $1 Billion Stake In Lowe's: Report

    Bill Ackman, via his Pershing Square Capital Management, acquired a billion-dollar stake in home improvement retailer Lowe's, according to the Wall Street Journal.

  • Bill Ackman makes a $1 billion bet on Lowe's
    Yahoo Finance2 days ago

    Bill Ackman makes a $1 billion bet on Lowe's

    Lowe's stock is getting a nice pop on Ackman's bet.

  • TheStreet.com2 days ago

    Lowe's Taps Home Depot Veteran As New CEO

    Now we know why Lowe's Co. Ackman, who reportedly revealed the position at a conference in New York on Wednesday, suggested that he supports the company's incoming CEO, Home Depot veteran Marvin Ellison, who was tapped by the retailer on Tuesday. on Tuesday, May 22 set its sights on Home Depot Inc.

  • J.C. Penney Stock Prices Plummet as CEO Jumps Ship for Lowe’s
    GoBankingRates2 days ago

    J.C. Penney Stock Prices Plummet as CEO Jumps Ship for Lowe’s

    Nostalgia might not be enough to save the iconic chain store.

  • Why Shares of Lowe's Jumped Today
    Motley Fool2 days ago

    Why Shares of Lowe's Jumped Today

    Despite a weak earnings report, investors are driving up the stock.

  • Moody's2 days ago

    Citigroup Commercial Mortgage Trust 2006-C4 -- Moody's Upgrades Two and Affirms Two Classes of CGCMT 2006-C4

    The deal has paid down 22% since Moody's last review. The ratings on the P&I classes were affirmed because the transaction's key metrics, including Moody's loan-to-value (LTV) ratio, Moody's stressed debt service coverage ratio (DSCR) and the transaction's Herfindahl Index (Herf), are within acceptable ranges. Moody's rating action reflects a base expected loss of 45% of the current pooled balance, compared to 42% at Moody's last review.

  • MarketWatch2 days ago

    J.C. Penney’s next CEO should excel in this area, experts say

    Now that the search is on for a new chief executive at J.C. Penney Co. Inc., there’s one area that experts say the new head of the beleaguered retailer should have mastered: marketing. J.C. Penney (JCP)  announced Tuesday that it is now searching for a successor to Marvin Ellison, who is leaving to become the chief executive of Lowe’s Cos. Inc. (LOW) , sending shares down roughly 7%. “Marketing will be paramount in this circumstance,” said Larry Perkins, founding partner at SierraConstellation Partners, a financial advisory and turnaround firm.

  • US mall owners look to apartments and hotels to replace Sears and JC Penney
    CNBC2 days ago

    US mall owners look to apartments and hotels to replace Sears and JC Penney

    Landlords are still grappling with how to fill those spaces being vacated by department store chains.

  • Barrons.com2 days ago

    UPDATE: Morning Movers: JC Penney Tumbles as CEO Jumps Ship for Lowe's; Kohl's Climbs

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average is heading higher this morning as the U.S. and China continue to make progress on avoiding a trade war. Nasdaq Composite futures have gained 0.3%. From the looks of it, progress us being made on to avoid a full-blow trade war.

  • Ellison's Departure Is an Opportunity for J.C. Penney
    Motley Fool3 days ago

    Ellison's Departure Is an Opportunity for J.C. Penney

    A surprise exit by its CEO may seem like a problem for J.C. Penney, but it offers a chance for the company to finally hire the right person for the job.

  • TheStreet.com3 days ago

    You Are Not In Love With Your Stocks. Got It?: Market Recon

    Short-term direction, and therefore hour by hour momentum are determined by algorithms that scan the broad news cycle for key words. This forces the human decision maker to become far more strategic, and far less tactical in nature.

  • Business + Coffee: JCPenney CEO, Amazon facial recognition, NBA sponsorships
    Yahoo Finance Video2 days ago

    Business + Coffee: JCPenney CEO, Amazon facial recognition, NBA sponsorships

    Wednesday, May 23: JCPenney falls after CEO leaves for Lowe’s, Amazon facial recognition tech is under fire from ACLU, NBA sponsorship spending is way up for jersey patches. Yahoo Finance’s Dan Roberts serves the news.

  • Cramer: The challenge at JC Penney is much larger than pe...
    CNBC Videos3 days ago

    Cramer: The challenge at JC Penney is much larger than pe...

    The “Squawk on the Street” crew discusses Marvin Ellison’s departure from at J.C. Penney as he heads to take the top spot at Lowe’s.