JC Penney Co Inc (JCP)

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Today's Range: 0.00 - 0.00 | JCP Avg Daily Volume: 14,330,400
Last Update: 05/02/16 - 4:02 PM EDT
Volume: 0
YTD Performance: 44.44%
Open: $0.00
Previous Close: $9.62
52 Week Range: $6.00 - $11.99
Oustanding Shares: 306,624,828
Market Cap: 2,845,478,404
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for JCP
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A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 7 6 6 6
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 8 9 9 7
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 2 2 2 3
Mean Rec. 2.41 2.53 2.53 2.63
Latest Dividend: 0.20
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.00%
Dividend Ex-Date: 04/05/12
Price Earnings Ratio: -5.62
Price Earnings Comparisons:
JCP Sector Avg. S&P 500
-5.62 0.00 12.90
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
28.95% 14.12% -42.74%
Revenue 3.00 0.00 -0.01
Net Income 0.00 -0.50 0.00
EPS 0.00 -0.60 0.00
Earnings for JCP:
Revenue 12.63B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (04/16) Qtr (07/16) FY (01/17) FY (01/18)
Average Estimate $-0.39 $-0.11 $0.04 $0.60
Number of Analysts 11 9 11 10
High Estimate $-0.33 $-0.06 $0.25 $1.07
Low Estimate $-0.52 $-0.30 $-0.50 $-0.40
Prior Year $-0.57 $-0.41 $-1.03 $0.04
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 32.22% 72.36% 103.71% 1,476.67%
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Doug Kass

 | May 2, 2016 | 10:18 AM EDT
The ultimate value of the company's businesses (calculated by cash flows and profits) could be insufficient relative to its liabilities to provide any value at all. The year-end financials that VRX filed on Friday disclosed a dangerously overleveraged balance sheet. Valeant has $30.3 billion in long-term debt, while goodwill totals $18.6 billion and "intangibles" add up to $23.2 billion. In essence, the company paid up big time for a large amount of mergers and acquisitions -- and funded those transactions with a huge debt load. Valeant had $6 billion of book value at year's end, down $500 million from the prior quarter. Subtracting goodwill takes the company to $12.5 billion of negative book value. And if we "guesstimate" that the value of VRX's intangible assets ultimately gets halved, the company's tangible net worth drops to  a negative $24 billion. Combined with Valeant's $30 billion of debt, that translates into a distressed and foundering company. VRX said its $30.5 billion of intangible assets represen

Brian Sozzi

 | Apr 29, 2016 | 12:00 PM EDT

Amazon is creating a real vicious circle in retail.


Jonathan Heller

 | Apr 13, 2016 | 12:00 PM EDT

A recent 40% drop means the stock is almost ripe as a value play.


Jim Cramer

 | Apr 1, 2016 | 11:44 AM EDT

A newly reinvigorated J.C. Penney is stealing market share from Macy's, said TheStreet's Jim Cramer.


James Passeri

 | Mar 30, 2016 | 12:47 PM EDT

The billionaire activist has no shortage of investment blunders, but shareholders can learn a lot from his biggest flop to date.

bullishJC Penney estimates, target boosted at Goldman

Mar 28, 2016 | 7:47 AM EDT

Shares of JCP now seen reaching $9, according to Goldman Sachs. Estimates also upped, as the company is cutting costs. Sell rating. 


Bruce Kamich

 | Mar 15, 2016 | 10:28 AM EDT

JCP will need a period of sideways action in the $10 to $14 area before it sees a more sustained up-move.


Jim Cramer

 | Mar 8, 2016 | 11:05 AM EST

It is a welcome change and a sign that the rolling bear market in retail has run its course.


Brian Sozzi

 | Mar 3, 2016 | 8:00 AM EST

There are at least four things that stand out as bothersome.


Tony Owusu

 | Mar 1, 2016 | 4:15 PM EST

U.S. retailers are closing stores as the retail sector continues to show signs of stress. 

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