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

1.32
NYSE : Retail Trade
Prev Close 1.35
Day Low/High 1.32 / 1.35
52 Wk Low/High 0.92 / 4.75
Avg Volume 11.01M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 315.40M
Market Cap 425.79M
EPS -0.40
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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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.

Macy's Sluggish Sales Hurt Big Malls but Provide Trading Opportunities

Macy's Sluggish Sales Hurt Big Malls but Provide Trading Opportunities

Macy's plunged by 18% Thursday after the mall anchor reported that holiday sales for November and December were sluggish. Shares of Dillard's, JCPenney and Nordstrom fell in sympathy, providing trading opportunities.

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.

From Macy's to Kohl's to L Brands: Retailers Get Hammered

From Macy's to Kohl's to L Brands: Retailers Get Hammered

Macy's is leading retailers lower Thursday after reducing fiscal-year guidance.

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.

JCP March 1st Options Begin Trading

JCP March 1st Options Begin Trading

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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.

J.C. Penney Shares Gain Despite Holiday Sales Slide as 2018 Cashflow Target Held

J.C. Penney Shares Gain Despite Holiday Sales Slide as 2018 Cashflow Target Held

J.C. Penney shares rise after the troubled retailer restates its 2018 cash flow forecasts even as holiday sales fall despite record consumer spending.

Stocks Pare Gains Following Release of Latest Fed Meeting Minutes

Stocks Pare Gains Following Release of Latest Fed Meeting Minutes

The Dow rises Wednesday following three straight days of gains for the blue-chip index.

Donald Trump, Trade Talks, Apple, FOMC and J.C. Penney - 5 Things You Must Know

Donald Trump, Trade Talks, Apple, FOMC and J.C. Penney - 5 Things You Must Know

U.S. stock futures rise and global stocks extend gains amid further signs of progress in U.S.-China trade talks; Donald Trump calls situation at the Mexico border a 'growing humanitarian and security crisis'; CEO Tim Cook insists the iPhone XR remains Apple's most popular product; minutes from the Fed's meeting last month to be released Wednesday.

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.

Mattel Climbs on Possible Market Correction

Mattel Climbs on Possible Market Correction

Shares of Mattel climbed Friday afternoon in a possible market correction, an industry expert says, as the toy maker invests in its own products after relinquishing its DC characters license.

Sears Chairman Reportedly Makes Last-Minute $4.4 Billion Bid for Iconic Chain

Sears Chairman Reportedly Makes Last-Minute $4.4 Billion Bid for Iconic Chain

Chairman Eddie Lampert was said to make offer right at the deadline for keeping 125-year-old retailer out of Chapter 7.

Wild Wall Street, Pot Stock Aphria, Sears' Final Hours? - 5 Things You Must Know

Wild Wall Street, Pot Stock Aphria, Sears' Final Hours? - 5 Things You Must Know

U.S. stock futures point to a higher start for Wall Street, following the previous session's late-day rally that wiped off a 600-point loss for the Dow; cannabis stock Aphria soars after receiving a takeover bid; Sears needs a savior - and fast.

J.C. Penney Stock Closes at Record-Low 97 Cents a Share

J.C. Penney Stock Closes at Record-Low 97 Cents a Share

JCP dips below a dollar again as the chain continues to struggle against a tide of red ink.

February 2019 Options Now Available For J.C. Penney (JCP)

February 2019 Options Now Available For J.C. Penney (JCP)

Investors in J. .

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.

White Elephant Gift Ideas for 2018: 20 Gifts Under $20

White Elephant Gift Ideas for 2018: 20 Gifts Under $20

Not sure where to start for your upcoming White Elephant gift exchange? Here are some ideas.

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.

Black Friday: 164 Million Expected to Hit U.S. Stores This Weekend Seeking Deals

Black Friday: 164 Million Expected to Hit U.S. Stores This Weekend Seeking Deals

Experts predict Friday will trail only the Saturday before Christmas as 2018's top U.S. shopping day.

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.

Nordstrom Tumbles After Credit Card Charge, Q3 Same-Stores Sales Miss

Nordstrom Tumbles After Credit Card Charge, Q3 Same-Stores Sales Miss

The retailer posts weaker-than-expected same-store sales for its fiscal third quarter and says it will need to repay more than $70 million to customers overcharged on store credit cards.

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.

Dow Ends Higher, Nasdaq Rises as Tech Stocks Rebound

Dow Ends Higher, Nasdaq Rises as Tech Stocks Rebound

The Dow ends higher Thursday, led by 3M, Caterpillar and Apple.

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.

TheStreet Quant Rating: D (Sell)