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

1.17
NYSE : Retail Trade
Prev Close 1.10
Day Low/High 1.14 / 1.23
52 Wk Low/High 0.53 / 1.92
Avg Volume 9.99M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 317.84M
Market Cap 349.62M
EPS -0.80
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Fashion Retailer Cato Corp. Isn't Dressed for Success

Fashion Retailer Cato Corp. Isn't Dressed for Success

Specialty retailer's holiday sales looked uglier than a bad Christmas sweater.

My Surprising 'Must-Own' Stock for 2018

My Surprising 'Must-Own' Stock for 2018

Retail winners will be few, but they will be clear and the holders of those names will be rewarded.

Macy's, Penney Dip Despite Strong Holiday; Energizer Poised to See Gains--ICYMI

Macy's, Penney Dip Despite Strong Holiday; Energizer Poised to See Gains--ICYMI

Here's what you need to know now for Thursday, Jan. 4.

The End Is Near for Sears

The End Is Near for Sears

Sears said Thursday that it will close another 100 stores. TheStreet revisits a story from late 2017 that basically sums up the state of the dying retailer.

Dow Finishes Above 25,000 for First Time; S&P 500 and Nasdaq Also Hit New Highs

Dow Finishes Above 25,000 for First Time; S&P 500 and Nasdaq Also Hit New Highs

The S&P 500 and Nasdaq posted record closes for the third consecutive day.

Dow Breaks Through 25,000 - Here Are the Gainers and Laggards

Dow Breaks Through 25,000 - Here Are the Gainers and Laggards

The Dow Jones Industrial Average crosses 25,000 for the first time on Thursday.

Video: Jim Cramer on Dow 25,000, Macy's, JCPenney, Intel, Advance Micro Devices

Video: Jim Cramer on Dow 25,000, Macy's, JCPenney, Intel, Advance Micro Devices

TheStreet's founder and Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer weighs in on Thursday's trending stocks.

Dow Breaks Through 25,000 for the First Time -- Here Are the Lagging Stocks

Dow Breaks Through 25,000 for the First Time -- Here Are the Lagging Stocks

The Dow Jones Industrial Average crosses 25,000 for the first time on Thursday.

Macy's and J.C. Penney Deliver Post-Holiday Gifts for Investors

Macy's and J.C. Penney Deliver Post-Holiday Gifts for Investors

J.C. Penney posts a 3.4% uptick in same-store sales in the nine-week stretch ended Dec. 30, while Macy's reports a 1.1% increase for the combined November and December period.

How to Not Get Robbed by Holiday Returns

How to Not Get Robbed by Holiday Returns

Holiday shopping isn't over until you've returned unwanted gifts. Here's how to navigate retailers' varied and confusing holiday return policies.

Will Dying Department Stores Fare Better in 2018?

Will Dying Department Stores Fare Better in 2018?

No is the short answer. TheStreet breaks down some top predictions for 2018.

February 2018 Options Now Available For J.C. Penney (JCP)

February 2018 Options Now Available For J.C. Penney (JCP)

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Santa Claus Just Gave Dying Retailers One Amazing Gift

Santa Claus Just Gave Dying Retailers One Amazing Gift

The nation's struggling retailers look to have scored a nice gift from Santa Claus: strong holiday sales. On the other hand, Apple's holiday season may not have been too merry.

Amazon Might Not Have Destroyed All Retailers This Holiday Season

Amazon Might Not Have Destroyed All Retailers This Holiday Season

Judging by the performance of several retail stocks since Black Friday, Amazon's wrath may not have been so severe this holiday season.

February 2018 Options Now Available For J.C. Penney (JCP)

February 2018 Options Now Available For J.C. Penney (JCP)

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8 Retailers Will Make Huge Money Off GOP Tax Overhaul

8 Retailers Will Make Huge Money Off GOP Tax Overhaul

A cut in the corporate tax rate to 21% from today's 35% couldn't come a moment too soon for retail chains that have been living in the dumps.

Interesting JCP Put And Call Options For August 2018

Interesting JCP Put And Call Options For August 2018

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5 of the Most Unexpected Retail Partnerships

5 of the Most Unexpected Retail Partnerships

Who knew you could buy Lord & Taylor items at Walmart soon?

This Monster $16 Billion Mall Deal Should Terrify Sears and Macy's

This Monster $16 Billion Mall Deal Should Terrify Sears and Macy's

Westfield Corp. has an offer on the table from Unibail-Rodamco to be bought for $15.7 billion. Ever heard of litecoin? Probably not, and prices are surging.

These Retail, Bank Stocks Are Ready to Run After Robust Jobs Report

These Retail, Bank Stocks Are Ready to Run After Robust Jobs Report

The November jobs report came in better-than-expected, which bodes well for retail and bank stocks.

January 2018 Options Now Available For J.C. Penney (JCP)

January 2018 Options Now Available For J.C. Penney (JCP)

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Dow, S&P 500 Trade at Fresh Record Highs as Senate Tax Bill Fuels Global Market

Dow, S&P 500 Trade at Fresh Record Highs as Senate Tax Bill Fuels Global Market

The potential for the biggest U.S. tax cuts in 30 years has markets at an all-time high and the Dow knocking on the door of 25,000.

Why Retail Stocks Have Spiked During the Week After Thanksgiving

Why Retail Stocks Have Spiked During the Week After Thanksgiving

The S&P Retail ETF dramatically exceeded the S&P 500 in the period between Thanksgiving and the following Wednesday for the first time in seven years.

Amazon's Stock Is Surprisingly Being Left Out in Retail Rally

Amazon's Stock Is Surprisingly Being Left Out in Retail Rally

Black Friday through Cyber Monday was a big win for retail. So why is Amazon stock so down in the dumps?

Political Tussle Rattles CFPB; Traders Await OPEC Meeting -- ICYMI

Political Tussle Rattles CFPB; Traders Await OPEC Meeting -- ICYMI

Here's what you need to know now for Monday, Nov. 27.

Black Friday and Holiday Shopping Survival Guide -- TheStreet Special Report

Black Friday and Holiday Shopping Survival Guide -- TheStreet Special Report

Through a number stories, videos, graphics and other multimedia elements TheStreet takes a look at the biggest challenges of the season, the winners and losers from the shifting retail environment and much more.

How to Profit as Black Friday Online Sales Jump 50% to Record High

How to Profit as Black Friday Online Sales Jump 50% to Record High

The growing verbiage toward digital commerce in retailer conferences proves the shift to online is gaining pace.

Macy's Has Two Roads to Redemption

Macy's Has Two Roads to Redemption

With 2 key strategies promising some hope for a turnaround, it's worth a shot to go with Macy's this holiday season.

Black Friday Online Sales Jump 50% to Record High

The growing verbiage toward digital commerce in retailer conferences proves the shift to online is gaining pace.

Black Friday Online Sales Blow By $5 Billion as Shoppers Forget Stores Exist

Black Friday Online Sales Blow By $5 Billion as Shoppers Forget Stores Exist

TheStreet is out in the stores seeing how a surging stock market and improving economy are impacting Black Friday shopping. One thing has stood out: more and more people are buying online.

TheStreet Quant Rating: D (Sell)