J C Penney Company Inc (JCP.N)

JCP.N on New York Stock Exchange

7.60USD
24 Oct 2014
Price Change (% chg)

$-0.13 (-1.72%)
Prev Close
$7.73
Open
$7.67
Day's High
$7.83
Day's Low
$7.53
Volume
1,945,767
Avg. Vol
3,916,275
52-wk High
$11.30
52-wk Low
$4.90

JCP.N

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J. C. Penney Company, Inc. is a holding company whose principal operating subsidiary is J. C. Penney Corporation, Inc. (JCP). The Company’s business consists of selling merchandise and services to consumers through its department stores and through its Internet Website at jcp.com. As of February 2, 2013, the Company operated... (more)

Overall

Beta: 1.87
Market Cap (Mil.): $2,313.71
Shares Outstanding (Mil.): 304.84
Dividend: --
Yield (%): --

Financials

  JCP.N Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): -- 36.66 15.70
EPS (TTM): -3.54 -- --
ROI: -11.49 9.99 16.44
ROE: -39.76 11.48 20.47
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Port squeeze threatens U.S. retailers' holiday stocking plans

CHICAGO/LOS ANGELES - A shortage of transportation equipment and possible labor disruptions at ​the Los Angeles/Long Beach port complex, ​the nation's busiest, is delaying shipping containers for up to three weeks, threatening timely delivery to retailers for the holiday season.

24 Oct 2014

J.C. Penney taps Home Depot executive as CEO, big challenges ahead

- J.C. Penney Co Inc named Home Depot Inc executive Marvin Ellison as its new chief on Monday, ending an 18-month search but barely allaying investor concerns over problems facing the money-losing department store chain.

13 Oct 2014

UPDATE 3-J.C. Penney taps Home Depot exec as CEO, big challenges ahead

Oct 13 - J.C. Penney Co Inc named Home Depot Inc executive Marvin Ellison as its new chief on Monday, ending an 18-month search but barely allaying investor concerns over problems facing the money-losing department store chain.

13 Oct 2014

J.C. Penney cuts same-store sales forecast as September sales slow (October 8)

- Retailer J.C. Penney Co Inc cut its current-quarter same-store sales forecast, citing lower sales in September and a "difficult retail environment," sending its shares down sharply.

13 Oct 2014

CORRECTED-(OFFICIAL)-UPDATE 1-J.C. Penney cuts same-store sales forecast as Sept sales slow (Oct. 8)

(Corrects paragraph 8 to say "which carries an exclusive assortment of Disney merchandise" from "which is the only U.S. department store retailer carrying an exclusive assortment of Disney merchandise." Adds link to corrected press release.)

13 Oct 2014

UPDATE 2-J.C. Penney names Home Depot executive to succeed CEO Ullman

Oct 13 - J.C. Penney Co Inc named Marvin Ellison, credited with resurrecting Home Depot Inc's U.S. business, as its next chief executive as the department store operator looks to push on since stemming a two-year long sales decline.

13 Oct 2014

J.C. Penney names Home Depot executive to succeed CEO Ullman

Oct 13 - J.C. Penney Co Inc said Marvin Ellison, Home Depot Inc's head of U.S. stores, would replace Myron Ullman as chief executive in August 2015.

13 Oct 2014

Sunny September sales unlikely to brighten retailers' holiday prospects

- A resurgence in spending helped by an improving U.S. economy bolstered back to school season sales for retailers in September, but stagnant wages may force more discounting in the coming months, keeping pressure on margins.

09 Oct 2014

Sunny September sales unlikely to brighten retailers' holiday prospects

Oct 9 - A resurgence in spending helped by an improving U.S. economy bolstered back to school season sales for retailers in September, but stagnant wages may force more discounting in the coming months, keeping pressure on margins.

09 Oct 2014

J.C. Penney cuts same-store sales forecast as September sales slow

- Retailer J.C. Penney Co Inc cut its current-quarter same-store sales forecast, citing lower sales in September and a "difficult retail environment," sending its shares down sharply.

08 Oct 2014

Competitors

  Price Change
Target Corporation (TGT.N) $61.57 -0.46
Macy's, Inc. (M.N) $59.00 +0.61
Kohl's Corporation (KSS.N) $59.09 -0.11
Dillard's, Inc. (DDS.N) $107.21 -0.84
The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. (BONT.OQ) $9.75 +0.34

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