JC Penney Co Inc (JCP)

JCP (NYSE:Retail)
neg -0.05
Today's Range: 7.61 - 7.80 | JCP Avg Daily Volume: 21,538,600
Last Update: 10/21/14 - 11:56 AM EDT
Volume: 6,949,941
YTD Performance: -16.07%
Open: $7.72
Previous Close: $7.68
52 Week Range: $4.90 - $11.30
Oustanding Shares: 304,836,982
Market Cap: 2,210,068,120
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 2 2 2 3
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 8 13 13 12
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 6 3 3 4
Mean Rec. 3.46 3.07 3.07 3.07
Latest Dividend: 0.20
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.00%
Dividend Ex-Date: 04/05/12
Price Earnings Ratio: -2.38
Price Earnings Comparisons:
JCP Sector Avg. S&P 500
-2.38 0.00 27.19
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-10.49% 9.71% -75.95%
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 (10/14) Qtr (01/15) FY (01/15) FY (01/16)
Average Estimate $-0.82 $0.17 $-2.50 $-1.47
Number of Analysts 10 10 9 11
High Estimate $-0.70 $0.34 $-1.99 $-0.85
Low Estimate $-0.93 $-0.07 $-2.89 $-2.05
Prior Year $-1.81 $-0.68 $-5.74 $-2.50
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 54.92% 124.71% 56.48% 41.33%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
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Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
Their comments on the economy are not discouraging.
The market is still pricing the changing fundamentals.

That Was the Week That Was Real Money Pro($)

Let's review.
We are now looking at a news-driven market.
Will the retail giant add to the sector's stream of bad news today?
A quick rundown of what I'm seeing in recent results.
Look for signs of weakening of U.S. households' finances.
And he has inherited a full plate.
Marvin Ellison is very strong operationally.
Retailers with a strong, single brand have the advantage.

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