JC Penney Co Inc (JCP)

neg -0.01
Today's Range: 8.03 - 8.22 | JCP Avg Daily Volume: 11,992,500
Last Update: 08/04/15 - 4:01 PM EDT
Volume: 9,459,957
YTD Performance: 26.08%
Open: $8.20
Previous Close: $8.17
52 Week Range: $5.90 - $11.30
Oustanding Shares: 305,429,334
Market Cap: 2,516,737,712
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for JCP
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 3 2 2 2
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 9 10 10 9
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 5 5 5 6
Mean Rec. 3.19 3.31 3.31 3.43
Latest Dividend: 0.20
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.00%
Dividend Ex-Date: 04/05/12
Price Earnings Ratio: -4.25
Price Earnings Comparisons:
JCP Sector Avg. S&P 500
-4.25 0.00 25.65
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-3.08% -15.16% -60.91%
Revenue 3.40 -0.29 -0.11
Net Income 0.00 4.07 0.00
EPS 0.00 2.61 0.00
Earnings for JCP:
Revenue 12.26B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (07/15) Qtr (10/15) FY (01/16) FY (01/17)
Average Estimate $-0.50 $-0.57 $-1.30 $-0.63
Number of Analysts 10 9 12 11
High Estimate $-0.42 $-0.50 $-1.21 $-0.23
Low Estimate $-0.55 $-0.78 $-1.42 $-0.85
Prior Year $-0.75 $-0.77 $-2.67 $-1.30
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 33.33% 26.26% 51.34% 51.79%
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