JC Penney Co Inc (JCP)

neg -0.18
Today's Range: 3.93 - 4.21 | JCP Avg Daily Volume: 17,455,100
Last Update: 09/19/17 - 4:00 PM EDT
Volume: 13,918,486
YTD Performance: -50.06%
Open: $4.19
Previous Close: $4.15
52 Week Range: $3.45 - $10.74
Oustanding Shares: 310,741,236
Market Cap: 1,308,220,604
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
TheStreet Ratings is the source for accurate ratings that you can rely upon to make sound, informed financial decisions. Click here to find out about our methodology.
Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 2 2 3 3
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 13 13 12 12
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.73 2.73 2.60 2.60
Latest Dividend: 0.00
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.00%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/31/69
Price Earnings Ratio: -11.69
Price Earnings Comparisons:
JCP Sector Avg. S&P 500
-11.69 0.00 36.70
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-17.33% -58.91% -61.47%
Revenue -0.60 0.10 0.02
Net Income 0.00 -1.00 0.00
EPS 0.00 -1.00 0.00
Earnings for JCP:
Revenue 12.55B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (10/17) Qtr (01/18) FY (01/18) FY (01/19)
Average Estimate $-0.18 $0.62 $0.44 $0.38
Number of Analysts 9 8 10 10
High Estimate $-0.13 $0.66 $0.52 $0.50
Low Estimate $-0.31 $0.56 $0.40 $0.05
Prior Year $-0.21 $0.64 $0.08 $0.44
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 13.23% -3.32% 443.75% -13.79%
Chart Benchmark
Average Frequency Timeframe
Indicator Chart Scale  
Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
Brian Sozzi writes in Columnist Conversation: Sears By Brian Sozzi ' Aug 24, 2017 ' 7:33 AM EDT Just shakes head. Have to wonder if sto…
We were bearish in May and we're still bearish.
Because the selloff isn't over.
Here's the less-than-obvious take on Starbucks.
Recent trademark filings show the online retail giant is looking to attack the growing meal kit business.
PayPal (PYPL) & Visa (V) have struck a deal for PayPal to offer a debit card in Europe. Ah, Cashless Consumption continues to gain ground. O'Reilly Automotive (ORLY) is upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Northcoast. Interesting given the problems General Motors (GM) is having with inventories. Netflix (NFLX) is upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Rosenblatt with a $200 target. Expect more of this throughout the morning. Infinera (INFN) is initiated with a Buy at Craig Hallum. Restoration Hardware (RH) has its target boosted to $80 from $66 at Deutsche Bank. SAP AG (SAP) has its target raised to $106 at RBC Capital Markets. Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) has its target raised to $950 at RBC Capital Markets. And if that isn't enough, be sure to read Sarge's
It may be due for a pullback, and the company could feel the effects of Amazon.
Speaking of retail, as I do at length in my opener, there is a lot of interest in JC Penney (JCP) based on frequent discussion in our Comments Section.
Without them, retail groups are at the mercy of short-sellers.
The stock is lagging.

Columnist Conversations

As far as TSLA is concerned, I still have a higher target above the market at the 409 area.  I stated in ...
The TLT setup discussed in my last commentary is a bust. Key support was violated and it violated the recent l...
BBY is getting smoked this mornings(weak forecast).  The stock is off 8% after opening the session with a...


News Breaks

Powered by


Except as otherwise indicated, quotes are delayed. Quotes delayed at least 20 minutes for all exchanges. Market Data provided by Interactive Data. Company fundamental data provided by Morningstar. Earnings and ratings provided by Zacks. Mutual fund data provided by Valueline. ETF data provided by Lipper. Powered and implemented by Interactive Data Managed Solutions.

TheStreet Ratings updates stock ratings daily. However, if no rating change occurs, the data on this page does not update. The data does update after 90 days if no rating change occurs within that time period.

IDC calculates the Market Cap for the basic symbol to include common shares only. Year-to-date mutual fund returns are calculated on a monthly basis by Value Line and posted mid-month.