JC Penney Co Inc (JCP)

6.76
0.18 2.59
NYSE : Services
Prev Close 6.94
Open 6.97
Day Low/High 6.73 / 7.02
52 Wk Low/High 6.00 / 11.99
Volume 26.55M
Avg Volume 18.90M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 308.30M
Market Cap 2.14B
EPS -1.70
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Trifecta Stocks: Now It Gets Really Interesting

Earnings season heats up next week as Donald Trump is sworn in as president.

Here's One Thing Macy's CEO Doesn't See Changing in Crumbling Retail Sector

Here's One Thing Macy's CEO Doesn't See Changing in Crumbling Retail Sector

It's still all about the people.

Inauguration Week: All Eyes on Central Banks

Inauguration Week: All Eyes on Central Banks

Leading up to Donald Trump's swearing-in ceremony on Jan. 20, the momentum on Wall Street belongs to financial services.

Here Comes the Next Big Store Closure Announcement

Here Comes the Next Big Store Closure Announcement

Get ready for it.

Why Your J.C. Penney Could Close

Why Your J.C. Penney Could Close

Although J.C Penney isn't too eager to close stores, that could change.

McDonald's Unloads China Business but Its Real Problems Are at Home

McDonald's Unloads China Business but Its Real Problems Are at Home

Forget China for a second.

Penney's Poor Same-Store Sales Another Sign of Traditional Retail's Decay

Penney's Poor Same-Store Sales Another Sign of Traditional Retail's Decay

The chain retailer seemed to be one of the few companies to withstand the e-commerce onslaught, but its sales in November and December suggest otherwise.

Allergan, Google, Oaktree Capital: Doug Kass' Views

Allergan, Google, Oaktree Capital: Doug Kass' Views

Doug Kass shares his thoughts on how January has a lot of nonsense, and reviews his investment troops.

Alphabet, Apple, Allergan: Doug Kass' Views

Alphabet, Apple, Allergan: Doug Kass' Views

Doug Kass shares his thoughts on the deepening of retail stocks' weakness and the Amazon Effect.

How to Trade the Week's Most Active Stocks -- Apple, AT&T, Chesapeake Energy and More

How to Trade the Week's Most Active Stocks -- Apple, AT&T, Chesapeake Energy and More

Here's a technical look on how to trade some of the most active stocks on the market this week.

Craft a Strategy From Retail's Wreckage: Best of Kass

Craft a Strategy From Retail's Wreckage: Best of Kass

In highlights from this week's trading diary and posts, Kass tells us about how the market's optimism is misplaced and how to make a strategy from retail's wreckage.

Week in Review: Dow Scores Gains in First Week of 2017 but Can't Get 20,000

Week in Review: Dow Scores Gains in First Week of 2017 but Can't Get 20,000

The Dow Jones Industrial Average secures gains in the first week of the new year, though again fails to break through its seemingly impossible 20,000 milestone.

It's Official: Online Holiday Sales Break Record -- Tech Roundup

It's Official: Online Holiday Sales Break Record -- Tech Roundup

Online sales came in at almost $92 billion during the two-month stretch between November and December, a new record.

Dow Teases Wall Street With 20,000 Milestone but Backs Off

Dow Teases Wall Street With 20,000 Milestone but Backs Off

The Dow Jones Industrial Average backs away from its 20,000 milestone again on Friday after coming within a point of the level earlier in the session.

Gap's Namesake Brand Reports First Positive Comp in Years, Stock Climbs

Gap's Namesake Brand Reports First Positive Comp in Years, Stock Climbs

Gap reported an uptick in same-store sales in December at its namesake and Old Navy brands.

J.C. Penney Follows Macy's, Kohl's With Disappointing Holiday Sales

J.C. Penney Follows Macy's, Kohl's With Disappointing Holiday Sales

J.C. Penney (JCP) said its holiday results were impacted by continued weakness in women's apparel, but saw strength in other categories such as appliances, outerwear and boots.

Jim Cramer on Playing Consumer Stocks

Jim Cramer on Playing Consumer Stocks

Jim Cramer says he does not like department store stocks.

Stocks Go Green as Wall Street Processes Slower Jobs Growth

Stocks Go Green as Wall Street Processes Slower Jobs Growth

Stocks rise Friday, though unsettled trading made gains uncertain, after wage growth in December raises the chances for a few rate hikes this year.

December Private-Sector Job Creation Weak

December Private-Sector Job Creation Weak

The December employment report also showed that the labor participation rate has not budged.

Stocks Are Mixed Despite Solid Jobs Report; J.C. Penney Posts Declining Holiday Sales

Stocks Are Mixed Despite Solid Jobs Report; J.C. Penney Posts Declining Holiday Sales

U.S. stocks turned mixed on Friday as nonfarm payrolls rose by 156,000 in December.

J.C. Penney's Stock Slammed After Holiday Same-Store Sales Decline

J.C. Penney's Stock Slammed After Holiday Same-Store Sales Decline

J.C. Penney is the latest retailer to report disappointing sales over the holiday period, and its stock takes a tumble on the news.

Stock Futures Turn Higher After U.S. Adds 156,000 Jobs in December

Stock Futures Turn Higher After U.S. Adds 156,000 Jobs in December

Stock futures turn higher Friday after the Labor Department says the U.S. added 156,000 jobs in December.

Luxottica, a Bargain Retail Stock

Luxottica, a Bargain Retail Stock

Consider buying shares or selling puts of Luxottica, a low-risk, good quality play in a market offering few bargains.

Zombie Retailers Join Forces to Attack Hopes for Dow 20,000

Zombie Retailers Join Forces to Attack Hopes for Dow 20,000

The Dow Jones Industrial Average's shot at 20,000 grows more remote on Thursday as disappointing holiday sales and store closure news sour market sentiment.

Dow, S&P 500 Decline as Retail Names Get Crushed

Dow, S&P 500 Decline as Retail Names Get Crushed

Stocks move mostly lower on Thursday as disappointing holiday sales crush retail names.

How to Fashion an Investment Strategy From Retail's Wreckage

How to Fashion an Investment Strategy From Retail's Wreckage

The question among many retail names, including Macy's and Kohl's, is how low will they go?

Midday Report: Macy's, Kohl's Tumble; Retail Selloff Weighs on Wall Street

Midday Report: Macy's, Kohl's Tumble; Retail Selloff Weighs on Wall Street

U.S. stocks sink into the red on Thursday as disappointing holiday sales tank retail names.