J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP)

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0.05 3.79
NYSE
Prev Close 1.32
Open 1.30
Day Low/High 1.25 / 1.33
52 Wk Low/High 0.92 / 4.38
Volume 5.83M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 316.37B
Market Cap 417.61M
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Jim Cramer: When the Death Star Strikes

Jim Cramer: When the Death Star Strikes

It has become almost too onerous to own something that could be in Amazon's crosshairs.

Jim Cramer: Bed Bath & Beyond Needs a Big Change After Abysmal Quarter

Jim Cramer: Bed Bath & Beyond Needs a Big Change After Abysmal Quarter

It may not be too late to save the company, as it still has a good balance sheet. But major upheaval is needed.

Jim Cramer: How Dave & Buster's Is Doing It Right

Jim Cramer: How Dave & Buster's Is Doing It Right

The focus on smart tech investment, digital advertising and new menus all helped PLAY to kill it on earnings and comps.

Jim Cramer: Ulta Paints a Great Picture in Beauty Personalization

Jim Cramer: Ulta Paints a Great Picture in Beauty Personalization

Ulta Beauty is a new champion of retail -- and other names should learn from them.

Jim Cramer: What Investors Can Learn From Dick's Sporting Goods' Predicament

Jim Cramer: What Investors Can Learn From Dick's Sporting Goods' Predicament

Dick's can teach you more about what's happening in the overall market than anything else I saw today.

3 Key Earnings Reports I'll Be Watching This Week

3 Key Earnings Reports I'll Be Watching This Week

Keep an eye on retailer stocks this week, with big names set to report their quarterly earnings.

J.C. Penney: Why Throw Money at a Story That Won't End Well?

J.C. Penney: Why Throw Money at a Story That Won't End Well?

Management needs to reinvent the assets remaining rather than trying to Frankenstein a dead body.

Price Is Truth and the Truth About J.C. Penney Is Ugly

Price Is Truth and the Truth About J.C. Penney Is Ugly

I view price as a reflection of what the market is thinking and feeling.

I Don't Think Any Investor Has to Buy J.C. Penney Now

I Don't Think Any Investor Has to Buy J.C. Penney Now

CEO Jill Soltau is now making this her firm. She might just be the one who can do this.

I'm Not Buying J.C. Penney's Earnings Surprise

I'm Not Buying J.C. Penney's Earnings Surprise

I certainly don't see long term upside for the stock.

J.C. Penney Is Bouncing but Overhead Resistance Remains a Formidable Road Block

J.C. Penney Is Bouncing but Overhead Resistance Remains a Formidable Road Block

Let's look at the charts and indicators again this morning.

U.S., North Korea, China Talks, and Kratos, My Best Defense Stock: Market Recon

U.S., North Korea, China Talks, and Kratos, My Best Defense Stock: Market Recon

The least covered and perhaps most important of the Wednesday's three events was the appearance of U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer before the House Ways and Means Committee.

Macy's Disappointing Earnings Beat

Macy's Disappointing Earnings Beat

Because of the low valued nature of M's stock, I view the company as a 'Hold'.

3 Big Earnings Reports I'll Be Watching This Week

3 Big Earnings Reports I'll Be Watching This Week

These popular retail names are reporting results. Here's what I'm looking at.

Novice Trade: Bed Bath & Beyond

Novice Trade: Bed Bath & Beyond

I cannot think of a good reason to hold BBBY as a long-term investment.

2 Retail Stocks to Buy Right Now

2 Retail Stocks to Buy Right Now

How to play Lululemon and Target around earnings.

7 Key Names to Watch This Earnings Season

7 Key Names to Watch This Earnings Season

The next month and a half could make or break this stock market.

Some Early 2019 Market Observations

Some Early 2019 Market Observations

I would not be surprised if we see a bout of profit-taking in the near future given the sharpness of the recent rebound.

Drilling Down Into Macy's Results

Drilling Down Into Macy's Results

One of the reasons I have never invested in retail stocks is the heavy use of buzzwords to obfuscate financial performance as opposed to real metrics.

Jim Cramer: Here's What's Really Going on With Retail

Jim Cramer: Here's What's Really Going on With Retail

We are going to have to differentiate retail and recognize that Wall Street tolerates nothing disappointing.

Jim Cramer: Bed Bath & Beyond Demonstrates Our Systemic Deflation

Jim Cramer: Bed Bath & Beyond Demonstrates Our Systemic Deflation

This is why using the Philips Curve, in a vacuum, is misleading.

Jim Cramer: The Fed Wants a Higher Level of Growth As a Cushion

Jim Cramer: The Fed Wants a Higher Level of Growth As a Cushion

Retail and housing stocks are reacting to what will happen this spring, rather than Fed fears. This is how to play it.

Chart of the Day: Can Dave & Buster's Benefit From the Fall of the Mall?

Chart of the Day: Can Dave & Buster's Benefit From the Fall of the Mall?

A mutualistic relationship could blossom for malls that need well-trafficked tenants and companies like Dave & Buster's that are trying to expand.

J. C. Penney Heads Lower, No Floor to Be Found

J. C. Penney Heads Lower, No Floor to Be Found

The charts of J.C. Penney do not point to a turnaround.

Real Money Retail Playbook: Value in Volatiltiy

Real Money Retail Playbook: Value in Volatiltiy

The retail sector is battered right now and that might be good news for stock pickers.

Walmart Stock Slips as Market Anxiety Stymies Earnings Day Pop

Walmart Stock Slips as Market Anxiety Stymies Earnings Day Pop

Walmart can't climb despite an earnings beat on Thursday.

J.C. Penney Isn't a Stock for Smart Investors

J.C. Penney Isn't a Stock for Smart Investors

There's no reason to own J.C. Penney when you can get better-performing rivals like Macy's or Kohl's.

Jim Cramer: The Prism Determines How Stocks Trade Now

Jim Cramer: The Prism Determines How Stocks Trade Now

The perception of the majority right now is quite negative.

Wall Street Sticks With Walmart Stock as Holidays Lie Ahead

Wall Street Sticks With Walmart Stock as Holidays Lie Ahead

Jim Cramer and the AAP team hold a position in Amazon for their Action Alerts PLUS Charitable Trust Portfolio . Want to be alerted before Cramer buys or sells AMZN? Learn more now.

Walmart Stock Mixed After Q3 Results, Increased Guidance

Walmart Stock Mixed After Q3 Results, Increased Guidance

CEO McMillon: 'We're accelerating innovation and utilizing technology to shape the future of retail.'