J. C. Penney Co. Inc. (JCP)

1.09
0.11 9.17
NYSE : Retail Trade
Prev Close 1.20
Open 1.21
Day Low/High 1.08 / 1.22
52 Wk Low/High 0.80 / 2.80
Volume 7.18M
Avg Volume 8.26M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 316.82M
Market Cap 386.52M
EPS -0.80
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Sears' Collapse Is a Cautionary Tale for Retail Investors

Sears' Collapse Is a Cautionary Tale for Retail Investors

The debt load is what kills these companies, said one retailing expert.

Sears' Slow Death Is a Cautionary Tale for J.C. Penney

Sears' Slow Death Is a Cautionary Tale for J.C. Penney

Sears slide into irrelevance is acting as Virgil to J.C. Penney's Dante.

The Biggest Winners from Sears' Long Decline

The Biggest Winners from Sears' Long Decline

The buzzards are circling Sears.

Jim Cramer: The Tailwind From Sears Is Losing Power

Jim Cramer: The Tailwind From Sears Is Losing Power

The sales 'donations' from this name to other retailers are almost over.

How Hurricane Florence Could Affect These Stocks

How Hurricane Florence Could Affect These Stocks

Here are a few stocks that could take a residual hit in the third quarter.

Jim Cramer: Awesome Numbers From Retailers Are Leaving Analysts Stumped

Jim Cramer: Awesome Numbers From Retailers Are Leaving Analysts Stumped

Maybe the reason why analysts have been chary about retail is because they've never seen anything like what's happening right now.

Jim Cramer: What Happens When Retail's Share Donors Whither Away?

Jim Cramer: What Happens When Retail's Share Donors Whither Away?

We have to keep these collapses on our radar screen. When the donations stop, so could the earnings surprises.

Will J.C. Penney Fall to Zero?

Will J.C. Penney Fall to Zero?

Stock recently hit an all-time low, but I see a decent shot at a modest rebound.

Jim Cramer: Why Traders Are Shopping for Williams-Sonoma After Stellar Earnings

Jim Cramer: Why Traders Are Shopping for Williams-Sonoma After Stellar Earnings

WSM reported a fantastic quarter, despite the strikes against it.

Jim Cramer: Focus on the Forest of Spend

Jim Cramer: Focus on the Forest of Spend

We forgot that this nation is a nation based on consumption, not on industry, on sales, not on making things.

Strong Economy Will Benefit Retailers Like Target and Nordstrom, Analysts Say

Strong Economy Will Benefit Retailers Like Target and Nordstrom, Analysts Say

"Aspirational" retailers will reap the rewards of the strong U.S. economy, analysts say.

Retail Earnings Roundup: Millennial Power Is at the Heart of Getting It Right

Retail Earnings Roundup: Millennial Power Is at the Heart of Getting It Right

TJ Maxx and Kohls had very different earnings narratives from Macy's and JC Penney. Different customer bases might explain why.

Kohl's Solid Numbers Cushion New CEO's Transition

Kohl's Solid Numbers Cushion New CEO's Transition

Kohl's performance and solid numbers make it a relatively easy transition for CEO Michelle Gass.

Jim Cramer: The Great Ones Disrupt Their Own

Jim Cramer: The Great Ones Disrupt Their Own

Two companies, PepsiCo and Constellation Brands, are disrupting their own businesses and getting no credit whatsoever for doing so.

Jim Cramer: These Sleeper Stocks Are Making a Huge Comeback

Jim Cramer: These Sleeper Stocks Are Making a Huge Comeback

These consumer products names are the comeback kings of this market.

My 8 Rules for Trading Stocks Under $5

My 8 Rules for Trading Stocks Under $5

These time-tested rules will help bargain hunters from making trading mistakes.

J.C. Penney's Leadership Crisis on Display as Shares Tumble

J.C. Penney's Leadership Crisis on Display as Shares Tumble

The company's poor earnings highlight a leadership gap.

Closing Bell: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Closing Bell: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

U.S. stocks had a nice bounce-back day Thursday as the U.S. and China resumed trade talks.

5 Things to Watch on Nvidia Earnings: Market Recon

5 Things to Watch on Nvidia Earnings: Market Recon

This semiconductor growth stock reports tonight -- here is what to watch and how to play it.

Sports Retailers Stage Epic Comeback From Year-Ago Drubbing

Sports Retailers Stage Epic Comeback From Year-Ago Drubbing

Dick's Sporting Goods and Foot Locker are among the specialty retailers that bounced back after a butt-whooping last summer.

How to Play Macy's and Walmart on Earnings: Market Recon

How to Play Macy's and Walmart on Earnings: Market Recon

Macy's reports this morning. Here are some trade ideas on retailers as they enter this sweet spot.

Two Small Caps On the Cusp of Being Discovered

Two Small Caps On the Cusp of Being Discovered

HTG Molecular Diagnostics and Amyris are poised for substantial growth.

Market Madness: Are We Ready for More Tariffs?

Market Madness: Are We Ready for More Tariffs?

Let's go over the top stories from Wednesday.

Jim Cramer: The Real Reason Banks Aren't Rallying

Jim Cramer: The Real Reason Banks Aren't Rallying

There's more holding back bank shares than a flat yield curve.

Jim Cramer Explains How the Market Always Gets It Wrong With These Stocks

Jim Cramer Explains How the Market Always Gets It Wrong With These Stocks

In a market obsessed with passive money, traders just can't seem to get it right with Kohl's and Nordstrom.

May's Retail Sales Report

With the May Retail Sales report in hand, let's take a look at what it means shall we?  Right off the bat, the headlines point to a stronger than expected result with May Retail Sales ex-auto +0.9% month over month vs. +0.5% consensus. That's the se...

Better Days Ahead For Vera Bradley

Better Days Ahead For Vera Bradley

Specialty retail is indeed a tough area, but in classic form, markets have overly punished a number of them.

Jim Cramer: Dick's Sporting Goods Has the Winning Game Plan for Retailers

Jim Cramer: Dick's Sporting Goods Has the Winning Game Plan for Retailers

One by one, in what is a very short period of time, Dick's checked off every single box needed to stymie Amazon from crushing it.

Jim Cramer: Fixer Upper Success Stories

Jim Cramer: Fixer Upper Success Stories

The market punished the consistent companies and rewarded the turnaround stories on Wednesday.

You Are Not In Love With Your Stocks. Got It?: Market Recon

You Are Not In Love With Your Stocks. Got It?: Market Recon

Your best defense against markets that twist and turn in undesirable ways is to know what you are trying to accomplish.