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

1.27
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)
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.

10 Seconds to Genius: Lowe's New CEO Marvin Ellison

10 Seconds to Genius: Lowe's New CEO Marvin Ellison

Watch our quick video to get a glimpse into Ellison's past at J.C. Penney.

Jim Cramer: These 4 Cold Stocks of Once-Hot Companies Could Reignite

Jim Cramer: These 4 Cold Stocks of Once-Hot Companies Could Reignite

It's important to know the difference between broken stocks and broken companies.

J.C. Penney Still Pointed Down

J.C. Penney Still Pointed Down

Departure of CEO only adds to the gloom surrounding shares of the retailer.

J.C. Penney Stock Looks Like It Will Retest the November Lows

J.C. Penney Stock Looks Like It Will Retest the November Lows

The major trend remains down for JCP.

Jim Cramer: It's Getting Hot

Jim Cramer: It's Getting Hot

After the first-quarter's big chill from lousy weather, the economy is heating up fast.

Closing Bell: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Closing Bell: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

All three major average closed trading in the red Thursday.

4 Reasons Why Markets Will Crash Next Time: Market Recon

4 Reasons Why Markets Will Crash Next Time: Market Recon

I do not see a crash in our immediate future. I do not see the potential for a US recession on our immediate front either.

Oil Tops $80 a Barrel and 4 Other Stories You Must Know Thursday Morning

Oil Tops $80 a Barrel and 4 Other Stories You Must Know Thursday Morning

Here are the business stories you need to get up to speed during your morning commute.

The Right REITs: More Favorites for Yield, Including the 'Gold Standard'

The Right REITs: More Favorites for Yield, Including the 'Gold Standard'

These top picks provide exposure to outlet centers, healthcare facilities, student housing and self-storage facilities.

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Companies That Could Use the Luck o' the Irish

Companies That Could Use the Luck o' the Irish

The "luck o' the Irish" means "extreme good fortune" and there are a bunch o' companies that could use a little of that. And to help our list of losers, we brought in the bagpipes. Yes, bagpipes.