JC Penney Co Inc (JCP)

JCP (NYSE:Retail)
pos +0.15
Today's Range: 9.21 - 9.40 | JCP Avg Daily Volume: 16,965,200
Last Update: 07/30/14 - 4:01 PM EDT
Volume: 12,209,372
YTD Performance: 2.51%
Open: $9.30
Previous Close: $9.23
52 Week Range: $4.90 - $16.43
Oustanding Shares: 304,777,527
Market Cap: 2,813,096,574
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 3 3 3
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 12 12 12 12
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 4 4 4 4
Mean Rec. 3.07 3.07 3.07 3.07
Latest Dividend: 0.20
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.43%
Dividend Ex-Date: 04/05/12
Price Earnings Ratio: -1.80
Price Earnings Comparisons:
JCP Sector Avg. S&P 500
-1.80 0.00 28.85
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
10.09% -42.31% -69.51%
Revenue -8.70 -0.33 -0.12
Net Income 0.00 -4.67 0.00
EPS 0.00 -4.40 0.00
Earnings for JCP:
Revenue 11.86B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (07/14) Qtr (10/14) FY (01/15) FY (01/16)
Average Estimate $-0.99 $-0.86 $-2.96 $-1.64
Number of Analysts 12 11 9 12
High Estimate $-0.81 $-0.60 $-2.27 $-0.85
Low Estimate $-1.17 $-1.10 $-3.60 $-2.59
Prior Year $-2.16 $-1.81 $-5.74 $-2.96
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 54.17% 52.39% 48.49% 44.70%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
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