JC Penney Co Inc (JCP)

JCP (NYSE:Retail)
$10.19
pos +0.02
+0.20%
Today's Range: 10.03 - 10.29 | JCP Avg Daily Volume: 16,184,600
Last Update: 08/22/14 - 4:02 PM EDT
Volume: 15,066,258
YTD Performance: 11.15%
Open: $10.24
Previous Close: $10.17
52 Week Range: $4.90 - $14.65
Oustanding Shares: 304,777,527
Market Cap: 3,148,351,854
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 3 3 3
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 13 12 12 12
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 3 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: -2.59
Price Earnings Comparisons:
JCP Sector Avg. S&P 500
-2.59 0.00 28.78
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
18.26% -23.71% -58.29%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
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:
EBITDA -0.60B
Revenue 11.86B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (10/14) Qtr (01/15) FY (01/15) FY (01/16)
Average Estimate $-0.76 $0.21 $-2.44 $-1.28
Number of Analysts 12 11 8 12
High Estimate $-0.60 $0.61 $-2.05 $-0.62
Low Estimate $-0.93 $-0.04 $-2.78 $-2.26
Prior Year $-1.81 $-0.68 $-5.74 $-2.44
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 58.01% 130.48% 57.45% 47.66%
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