JC Penney Co Inc (JCP)

pos +0.17
Today's Range: 9.02 - 9.30 | JCP Avg Daily Volume: 11,258,900
Last Update: 08/31/15 - 4:01 PM EDT
Volume: 21,674,406
YTD Performance: 37.96%
Open: $9.14
Previous Close: $8.94
52 Week Range: $5.90 - $11.30
Oustanding Shares: 305,429,334
Market Cap: 2,586,986,459
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 4 3 2 2
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 9 9 10 10
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 5 5 5 5
Mean Rec. 3.07 3.19 3.31 3.31
Latest Dividend: 0.20
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.00%
Dividend Ex-Date: 04/05/12
Price Earnings Ratio: -5.26
Price Earnings Comparisons:
JCP Sector Avg. S&P 500
-5.26 0.00 25.43
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
3.59% -17.60% -64.66%
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 (10/15) Qtr (01/16) FY (01/16) FY (01/17)
Average Estimate $-0.59 $0.31 $-1.28 $-0.51
Number of Analysts 11 10 12 12
High Estimate $-0.53 $0.45 $-1.18 $0.03
Low Estimate $-0.66 $0.21 $-1.36 $-0.87
Prior Year $-0.77 $0.00 $-2.67 $-1.28
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 23.26% n.a.% 51.90% 59.96%
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Monday Ups and Downs Real Money Pro($)

Earlier today a subscriber asked what was going on with Twitter (TWTR) this AM, and the answer was SunTrust upgraded the shares with a $38 price target. With that in mind, here's a list of some upgrades and downgrades:
Aug 31, 2015 | 7:13 AM EDT
JCP was upgraded from Hold to Buy, Deutsche Bank said. $12 price target. New CEO can drive several sales and margin levers. 
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Aug 17, 2015 | 7:26 AM EDT
JCP estimates were raised through 2016, BMO Capital said. Company is seeing higher sales and margins. Market Perform rating and new $9 ...
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