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

1.27
NYSE
Prev Close 1.32
Day Low/High 1.25 / 1.33
52 Wk Low/High 0.92 / 3.20
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 316.37B
Market Cap 417.61M
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Wall Street Needs to Wake Up on Starbucks and Not Smell the Coffee

Wall Street Needs to Wake Up on Starbucks and Not Smell the Coffee

Starbucks just laid a big fat egg with Its earnings.

Ackman: Wish I Had Shorted Department Stores

Ackman: Wish I Had Shorted Department Stores

Bill Ackman sat down with The Deal's Ron Orol and discussed J.C. Penney, Macy's and other retailers.

The Worm Has Obviously Turned: Market Recon

The Worm Has Obviously Turned: Market Recon

Firms that adapted to hard times are now doing exponentially better.

End-of-Year Portfolio Purges Could Create More Value Opportunities

End-of-Year Portfolio Purges Could Create More Value Opportunities

Companies in the apparel, retail and restaurant sectors could be dumped even more than they have been as 2017 wraps up.

Cramer: We're Seeing the Best of Times and the Worst of Times at the Same Time

Cramer: We're Seeing the Best of Times and the Worst of Times at the Same Time

It depends on which aisle of the stock market you're on.

Checking Out the Retail Landscape

"What kind of a host invites you to his house for the weekend and dies on you?" - Larry Wilson, "Weekend at Bernie's"    I spent a portion of my weekend looking for lagging sectors.   Most of my research was centered on the retail sector, an area of...

J.C. Penney Gets Hammered -- Is the End Near?

J.C. Penney Gets Hammered -- Is the End Near?

J.C. Penney has seen its stock get rocked in the wake of a massive third quarter earnings warning. Is the end near for the storied lowbrow department store? Perhaps.

Nasdaq Explodes After Alphabet and Amazon Beat While J.C. Penney Hits Retail

Nasdaq Explodes After Alphabet and Amazon Beat While J.C. Penney Hits Retail

The Nasdaq enjoys its best one-day percentage gain in just over two months and trades at an all-time intraday high.

Wait, You Can Return Your Amazon Order at Kohl's Now?

Wait, You Can Return Your Amazon Order at Kohl's Now?

As retailers increasingly struggle in the age of Amazon, having phenomenal customer service is a must. Kohl's isn't the only one retailer adapting to stay relevant. Check out the stores with return policies that go the extra mile.

8 Things I Just Learned About the Stock Market

8 Things I Just Learned About the Stock Market

If you aren't learning each day, what in the world are you doing? And when it comes to investing, constantly learning new lessons is vitally important.

Hurricane Irma Continues to Pound Florida, Heads North to Georgia

Hurricane Irma Continues to Pound Florida, Heads North to Georgia

Hurricane Irma has been downgraded to a Category 1 Storm and could reach tropical storm status later today.

Retail Price Promotion (With a Capital P!)

Brian Sozzi writes in Columnist Conversation: Sears By Brian Sozzi ' Aug 24, 2017 ' 7:33 AM EDT Just shakes head. Have to wonder if store closings sales are hurting JCP and M.   Position: None   Indeed, I am in agreement with Brian -- the plethora o...

Amazon Could Have Gone on a Retail Shopping Spree Instead of Buying Whole Foods

Amazon Could Have Gone on a Retail Shopping Spree Instead of Buying Whole Foods

$16 billion buys a lot of brick-and-mortar.

HomeGoods Loves the Strong Housing Market

HomeGoods Loves the Strong Housing Market

The housing market has helped boost sales at the store

ADP Is Just One of Bill Ackman's Biggest Bets

ADP Is Just One of Bill Ackman's Biggest Bets

You win some and you lose some.

Closing Bell: Retail Takes Focus, Trump Faces Further Fallout

Closing Bell: Retail Takes Focus, Trump Faces Further Fallout

A two-day upward trend in markets was cut short as mixed retail earnings continued to weigh on stocks.

Abandon Hope, All Ye Who Are Long J.C. Penney

Abandon Hope, All Ye Who Are Long J.C. Penney

We were bearish in May and we're still bearish.

Cramer: This Is Why You Keep Cash on Hand

Cramer: This Is Why You Keep Cash on Hand

Because the selloff isn't over.

Jim Cramer Reveals What to Watch in TJX Companies and Home Depot Earnings

Jim Cramer Reveals What to Watch in TJX Companies and Home Depot Earnings

TJX and Home Depot report earnings Tuesday.

Another Retail Icon Is in Turmoil

Another Retail Icon Is in Turmoil

J.C. Penney shares plunged nearly 20% Friday to an all-time low.

Daily Market Preview: Bitcoin's Big Day & Netflix's New Twist

Daily Market Preview: Bitcoin's Big Day & Netflix's New Twist

Martin Baccardax talks European markets, Bitcoin, Netflix, JC Penney and previews the opening of trading on Wall Street

Closing Bell: J.C. Penney's Loss Double Estimates; U.S. Stocks Rise for First Day in Four

Closing Bell: J.C. Penney's Loss Double Estimates; U.S. Stocks Rise for First Day in Four

Wall Street made a slight recovery on Friday.

Credit Card Debt Hits a New High, But Retailers Like J.C. Penney Are Still Down in the Dumps

Credit Card Debt Hits a New High, But Retailers Like J.C. Penney Are Still Down in the Dumps

What are Americans swiping their credit cards for?

Starbucks Shares Are Crashing, but This Could Be a Rare Buying Opportunity

Starbucks Shares Are Crashing, but This Could Be a Rare Buying Opportunity

Here's the less-than-obvious take on Starbucks.

Amazon Prepares for Push Onto Blue Apron's Turf

Amazon Prepares for Push Onto Blue Apron's Turf

Recent trademark filings show the online retail giant is looking to attack the growing meal kit business.

Quick Hits on Companies in the News

Some quick hits to ponder as you get ready for that second cup of Morning Joe -- and by that I mean coffee, not the program.  PayPal & Visa have struck a deal for PayPal to offer a debit card in Europe. Ah, Cashless Consumption continues to gain gro...

Ulta Beauty Isn't Too Attractive

Ulta Beauty Isn't Too Attractive

It may be due for a pullback, and the company could feel the effects of Amazon.

Quick CFO Exit Isn't a Penney From Heaven

Speaking of retail, as I do at length in my opener, there is a lot of interest in JC Penney based on frequent discussion in our Comments Section. After the close of trading yesterday, JC Penney announced the abrupt departure of its CFO. Needless to ...

Cramer: Only Takeovers Can Save the Mall

Cramer: Only Takeovers Can Save the Mall

Without them, retail groups are at the mercy of short-sellers.