JCP - J. C. Penney Company, Inc.

NYSE - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
1.295
+0.075 (+6.15%)
As of 2:19PM EST. Market open.
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Previous Close1.220
Open1.090
Bid1.270 x 21500
Ask1.280 x 21500
Day's Range1.050 - 1.330
52 Week Range1.050 - 4.750
Volume26,696,392
Avg. Volume15,041,269
Market Cap407.666M
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.69
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)-0.191
Earnings DateNov 8, 2018 - Nov 12, 2018
Forward Dividend & YieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-Dividend Date2012-04-05
1y Target Est1.58
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  • Walmart boosts outlook, JCPenney falls short, Victoria’s Secret CEO leaving
    Yahoo Finance3 hours ago

    Walmart boosts outlook, JCPenney falls short, Victoria’s Secret CEO leaving

    Walmart, JCPenney, Victoria’s Secret, Lockheed Martin and Uber Eats are the companies to watch.

  • Investing.com11 minutes ago

    Home Depot, Amazon Follow Walmart Down Midday

    Investing.com - Retail stocks are rolling over in midday trading, in what could be an ominous sign for the sector.

  • How to Play Nvidia's Earnings Report & the State of Retail Stocks
    Zacks39 minutes ago

    How to Play Nvidia's Earnings Report & the State of Retail Stocks

    Ryan McQueeney covers the latest Brexit drama and the state of retail stocks after the industry's latest sales data and earnings from Walmart and J. C. Penney. Later, the host talks to Dave Bartosiak about how investors should play Nvidia's upcoming earnings report.

  • Reuters50 minutes ago

    US STOCKS-Retail gloom, Brexit worries keep Wall Street in check

    Department store operators J.C. Penney Co Inc and Dillard's Inc reported disappointing third-quarter results, casting a gloom on the retail sector, despite strong results from the world's largest retailer Walmart Inc. Walmart was down 2 percent.

  • JC Penney Co Inc (JCP) Q3 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
    Motley Fool50 minutes ago

    JC Penney Co Inc (JCP) Q3 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

    JCP earnings call for the period ending November 3, 2018.

  • JC Penney withdraws profit guidance, cuts sales outlook
    Associated Press1 hour ago

    JC Penney withdraws profit guidance, cuts sales outlook

    J.C. Penney withdrew its profit guidance and lowered its sales expectations for the year, leading to a big drop in its stock in early trading before shares recovered. Sales at stores open at least a year, a key gauge of a retailer's health, declined 5.4 percent during the third quarter. J.C. Penney's poor performance is an outlier at a time when the strong economy is helping retailers from Walmart to Home Depot.

  • JCPenney’s Q3 Top Line Numbers Disappointed Investors
    Market Realist2 hours ago

    JCPenney’s Q3 Top Line Numbers Disappointed Investors

    JCPenney (JCP) disappointed investors yet again when it reported its fiscal 2018 third-quarter results (for the period that ended on November 3) on November 15. JCPenney’s net sales fell 5.8% to $2.65 billion in the quarter. JCPenney’s top line results were in contrast to those of Macy’s (M), which reported a 2.3% rise in its third-quarter net sales and same-store sales growth of 3.1% on an owned basis.

  • Can J.C. Penney Turn Around Its Turnaround?
    Bloomberg2 hours ago

    Can J.C. Penney Turn Around Its Turnaround?

    The department store giant on Thursday reported that comparable sales plunged 5.4 percent in the third quarter from a year earlier. The company slashed its full-year comparable sales guidance and withdrew its earnings guidance as its new CEO, Jill Soltau, races to understand the chain’s problems and to craft a new strategy. For example, the appliance category was singled out as one that underperformed the companywide comparable sales figure in the quarter.

  • Reuters2 hours ago

    J.C. Penney gives gloomy outlook before holidays

    Shares in the troubled department store chain dived 14 percent in early trade before recovering to gain just over 2 percent, as new Chief Executive Jill Soltau gave the first indications of her plans to turn a profit and avoid becoming the next big U.S. retail casualty. Sales at J.C. Penney stores open for over a year fell 5.4 percent in the quarter ended Nov. 3 versus a 0.6 percent decline forecast by analysts, and the company said they would now fall in the low single digits for the full year. J.C. Penney has struggled for years to excite consumers with its mid-priced range of apparel, style-conscious millennials instead choosing fast-fashion brands and online stores.

  • Kohl’s: Analysts’ Recommendations before Its Q3 2018 Results
    Market Realist3 hours ago

    Kohl’s: Analysts’ Recommendations before Its Q3 2018 Results

    Analysts remain on the sidelines about Kohl’s (KSS) ahead of its upcoming third-quarter results on November 20. For the third quarter, analysts expect the company’s net sales to grow 0.8% to $4.37 billion. The stock has seen just one target price change in the last 15 days.

  • J.C. Penney's CEO looking to 'address opportunities' as company reports declining sales
    American City Business Journals3 hours ago

    J.C. Penney's CEO looking to 'address opportunities' as company reports declining sales

    In her first earnings report as CEO, Jill Soltau said she will continue to work with J.C. Penney’s team to put the company back on a path to profitability.

  • J.C. Penney Sales Slide as Its New CEO Tries to Clean House
    Bloomberg3 hours ago

    J.C. Penney Sales Slide as Its New CEO Tries to Clean House

    The department-store chain, which has been aggressively trying to get the right mix of merchandise in stores, reported a sales contraction in its latest quarter. Shares initially fell as much as 14 percent to $1.05 in New York after the earnings report -- the lowest intraday level in decades -- before erasing the loss and briefly turning positive. The stock, which had fallen 61 percent this year through Wednesday’s close, was down 0.4 percent as of 10:58 a.m. in New York.

  • Reuters4 hours ago

    US STOCKS-Wall Street hit by weak earnings, Brexit concerns

    U.S. stocks fell on Thursday as a batch of weak earnings and Brexit-related concerns sparked a sixth day of selling, with high-growth stocks such as Amazon.com Inc and Facebook Inc taking a hit. Ten of ...

  • TheStreet.com4 hours ago

    J.C. Penney Plunges to Record Low After Q3 Sales Miss; Scraps 2018 Guidance

    plunged Thursday after it posted disappointing same-store sales figures that highlight the retailer's struggles in a competitive market that has already pushed Sears Holdings into Chapter 11 bankruptcy despite a surge in consumer sentiment and spending. JC Penney said sales at stores open for more than a year fell 5.4% in the group's third quarter, which ended on November 3, pushing the Plano, Tx.-based department store chain to a wider-than-expected loss of 48 cents a share. "Our objective to put JCPenney back on a path to profitable growth is clear.

  • Kohl’s Q3 Earnings Are Expected to See Double-Digit Growth
    Market Realist4 hours ago

    Kohl’s Q3 Earnings Are Expected to See Double-Digit Growth

    Kohl’s (KSS) is scheduled to announce its third-quarter results on November 20. Analysts expect adjusted EPS growth of 37.1% to $0.96 for the third quarter. Lower tax and share repurchases will likely result in strong bottom-line numbers.

  • Reuters5 hours ago

    US STOCKS-Wall St set for mixed open after retail earnings

    U.S. stocks were set for a mixed open on Thursday, with hopes of a trade negotiation between the United States and China being offset by mixed results from retailers and a slide in Facebook Inc. Shares in Walmart Inc, the world's largest retailer, rose 0.3 percent in premarket trading after the company beat quarterly comparable sales estimates. Shares in rival J.C. Penney Co Inc slumped 12.3 percent after quarterly comparable-store sales fell short of analysts' estimates.

  • The Wall Street Journal5 hours ago

    [$$] J.C. Penney Shares Slip as Sales Fall

    Shares of J.C. Penney fell in premarket trading after the retailer’s comparable-store sales in the latest quarter came in significantly lower than analysts’ estimates.

  • J.C. Penney (JCP) Reports Q3 Loss, Misses Revenue Estimates
    Zacks6 hours ago

    J.C. Penney (JCP) Reports Q3 Loss, Misses Revenue Estimates

    Penney (JCP) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 8.77% and -2.79%, respectively, for the quarter ended October 2018. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

  • Kohl’s: Analysts’ Third-Quarter Top-Line Projections
    Market Realist6 hours ago

    Kohl’s: Analysts’ Third-Quarter Top-Line Projections

    Kohl’s (KSS) is scheduled to announce its third-quarter results on November 20. Analysts expect Kohl’s to report net sales growth of 0.8% to $4.37 billion in the third quarter. Kohl’s digital sales are gaining strong momentum and should keep adding to its top-line numbers. The company’s second-quarter digital sales rose in the mid-teens.

  • MarketWatch6 hours ago

    J.C. Penney shares sink nearly 11% after sales miss

    J.C. Penney Co. Inc. shares sank nearly 11% in Thursday premarket trading after the department store retailer reported third-quarter sales missed that expectations. J.C. Penney reported a loss of $151 million, or 48 cents per share, after a loss of $125 million, or 40 cents per share, last year. Adjusted losses were 52 cents per share ahead of the 56-cents-per-share loss FactSet forecast. Sales totaled $2.65 billion, down from $2.82 billion last year and below the $2.76 billion FactSet guidance. Same-store sales fell 5.4%, well below the 0.7% decline FactSet expected. J.C. Penney now expects same-store sales for fiscal 2018 to be down low-single digits, compared with previous guidance for flat same-store sales. J.C. Penney shares have tumbled more than 61% for the year to date while the S&P 500 index has gained 1.1% for the period.

  • CNBC6 hours ago

    JC Penney shares dive as sales fall short despite narrower-than-expected loss

    J.C. Penney in October filled its vacant CEO role with Jill Soltau, former CEO of Joann Stores. Soltau came after a string of executive departures, including former J.C. Penney CEO Marvin Ellison and CFO Jeffrey Davis.

  • GlobeNewswire7 hours ago

    JCPenney Reports Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results

    PLANO, Texas, Nov. 15, 2018 -- J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP) today announced financial results for its fiscal third quarter ended Nov. 3, 2018. Comparable sales.

  • Investing.com23 hours ago

    MarketPulse: Retailers Under Pressure as Traders Check Out of Macy's

    Investing.com – Canada Goose soared Wednesday after reporting a blowout second quarter, but retailers continued to nurse losses following a slump in Macy's.