JCP - J. C. Penney Company, Inc.

NYSE - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
3.61
+0.12 (+3.44%)
As of 2:11PM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close3.53
Open3.54
Bid3.60 x 25900
Ask3.61 x 30700
Day's Range3.52 - 3.63
52 Week Range3.31 - 10.74
Volume6,126,048
Avg. Volume16,561,587
Market Cap1.12B
Beta-0.02
PE Ratio (TTM)-9.48
EPS (TTM)-0.38
Earnings DateNov 9, 2017 - Nov 13, 2017
Forward Dividend & Yield0.00 (0.00%)
Ex-Dividend Date2012-04-05
1y Target Est5.71
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  • Big retailers struggle to hire for holidays
    Yahoo Finance Video1 hour ago

    Big retailers struggle to hire for holidays

    Some big brick and mortar retailers like Macy's and JC Penney are have trouble hiring for the holiday season. Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous and Myles Udland discuss with Mark Martiak of Senior Wealth Strategist at Premier Wealth First Allied Securities discuss.

  • Reuters8 hours ago

    Low pay, no bonus: U.S. retailers struggle with hiring

    U.S. retailers are finding it increasingly difficult to hire employees for stores and for middle and higher management as low pay and a feeling of uncertainty clouds the industry following a spate of bankruptcies and store closures. Retailers including Macy's Inc and J.C. Penney have said they will hire the same or fewer seasonal workers for the holidays this year than last, while some, like Wal-Mart Stores Inc, have chosen not to hire temporary workers at all.

  • Target Is Ramping Up Store Openings and Remodels in a Bid to Stave Off Walmart
    Fortuneyesterday

    Target Is Ramping Up Store Openings and Remodels in a Bid to Stave Off Walmart

    Sales per square foot at Target's urban stores are twice as big.

  • MarketWatchyesterday

    J.C. Penney revamps its fine jewelry department with smartwatches and new bridal presentation

    J.C. Penney Co. Inc. said Thursday that it will launch sales of smartwatches for the holidays, starting October 30. Brands will include Samsung, LG and Garmin. Wearables will be priced in the range of ...

  • GlobeNewswireyesterday

    JCPENNEY CHARGES INTO SMARTWATCHES THIS HOLIDAY

    Retailer unveils new Modern Bride ® experience within rebranded fine jewelry department   PLANO, Texas - (Oct. 19, 2017) - The fine jewelry department at JCPenney just got a little brighter. ...

  • 3 Reasons Why J C Penney Company Inc Stock Will Rebound
    InvestorPlace2 days ago

    3 Reasons Why J C Penney Company Inc Stock Will Rebound

    Here are three reasons why the worst may be over for JCP stock, setting the stage for a big rebound. In the case of J C Penney, the company has quite a few years left to fight because of its strong debt position.

  • It Might Take a Miracle to Save J C Penney Company Inc
    InvestorPlace2 days ago

    It Might Take a Miracle to Save J C Penney Company Inc

    It has been a long time since J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) investors had anything to cheer about. JCP stock is down roughly 58% so far this year, sales continue to founder, operating margins remain weak and the company appears to have no clear path to recovery. JCP stock bulls might point to next month’s quarterly earnings report as a sign of potential hope.

  • Investopedia2 days ago

    Nordstrom's Puts Plan to Go Private on Hold

    Nordstrom (NYSE: JWN) stock tumbled on Monday after word came that the department store chain was suspending its plans to go private. The company had explored a partnership with private equity firm Leonard ...

  • Market Realist2 days ago

    Department Stores on the Street: Analyst Pre-Holiday Recommendations

    Department stores JCPenney (JCP), Macy’s (M), Nordstrom (JWN), and Kohl’s (KSS) have “hold” ratings from a majority of analysts right now.

  • Why Kohl’s Next CEO Is Not Afraid of Bringing Amazon Into Its Stores
    Fortune3 days ago

    Why Kohl’s Next CEO Is Not Afraid of Bringing Amazon Into Its Stores

    It's all about getting shoppers into stores more often.

  • Market Realist3 days ago

    Inside JCPenney’s and Peers’ Strategic Holiday Sales Initiatives

    Department stores and retailers are taking serious initiatives to gear up for the crucial 2017 holiday season.

  • JC Penney Company Inc Stock Is No Bargain!
    InvestorPlace3 days ago

    JC Penney Company Inc Stock Is No Bargain!

    “It’s all inside” at JC Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP), and for JCP stock investors that has been less than good news for a very long time. It has been an awful few years for JCP stock. The way consumers shop is largely owned by Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT) and Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT).

  • 24/7 Wall St.3 days ago

    Retailers Completing Hiring for the Holidays

    There is a chill in the air, and even though Halloween is several weeks away, Americans are starting to think about holiday shopping, as retailers complete their hiring plans.

  • 24/7 Wall St.3 days ago

    As Nordstrom Drops Going Private, JC Penney Value Craters

    J.C. Penney's shrinking market valuation is a sign that experts believe that holiday sales may be poor enough that the struggling retailer will have to sharply cut its store count and employee levels once ...