JC Penney Company, Inc. (JCP) Performance Analysis

US J.C. Penney brings toy shops to all 1,000 department stores

Holding Company in a research report on Saturday, May 13th. Holding Company were worth $119,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

A number of hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the company.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for J. C. Penney Company, Inc. Holding Company had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at Telsey Advisory Group. Holding Company during the fourth quarter valued at $738,000.

02/13/2017 - J.C. Penney Company, Inc.

The retailer this week said it was expecting second-quarter sales to significantly improve from the first quarter.

Moreover, J. C. Penney Rewards member can get exciting offers throughout the year. Creative Planning bolstered its holdings by buying 113,344 shares an increase of 5,667.2% as of 06/30/2017. Finally, Teachers Advisors LLC boosted its position in J.C. Penney Company, Inc. Holding Company also was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Thursday. The Stock becomes significant when you consider how many shares are shorted versus the average daily volume, means how many days to cover those short shares at that volume. In last 4 months performance of DOW was 5.96% while its price to sale ratio is 1.58 and price to book ratio is 2.92. Norges Bank acquired a new position in J.C. Penney Company, Inc.

The last closing stock price represents a downfall of -4.19% in price from company's fifty two-Week high price and indicates a 33.74% above from its 52-Week low price. The company has market cap of $1.32 billion. Holding Company also saw some unusual options trading on Thursday.

"We know that shoppers buy toys year-round and by creating a fun, inviting toy shop, with some of the biggest brands and hottest products, we will entice families to shop and spend more at JCPenney", John Tighe, the executive vice president and chief merchant of the company, said in a statement. Holding Company (NYSE:JCP) last released its earnings results on Friday, May 12th. The department store operator reported $0.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.21) by $0.27. The return on assets (ROA) (aka return on total assets, return on average assets), is one of the most widely used profitability ratios because it is related to both profit margin and asset turnover, and shows the rate of return for both creditors and investors of the company. Company fiscal year is ending in January and analysts' consensus recommendation is Hold for JCP and estimated EPS for next quarter is $ -0.15.

Ratings analysis reveals 23% of J.C. Penney Company's analysts are positive. BidaskClub upgraded J.C. Penney Company, Inc. Holding Company (NYSE JCP) traded down 0.502% on Wednesday, reaching $4.955.

J. C. Penney Company, Inc is a holding company. "Holding Company (NYSE:JCP) Position Lowered by Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc." was first posted by Stock Observer and is the sole property of of Stock Observer. If you are viewing this article on another site, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of US & worldwide copyright & trademark laws. Penney J C Inc now has $1.66B valuation. UBS AG restated a "sell" rating and set a $4.00 price objective (down previously from $5.00) on shares of J.C. Penney Company, Inc.

Peak6 Investments Lp increased Penney J C Inc (Call) (JCP) stake by 18.45% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing.

Last time, the company failed Wall Street by reporting EPS of $-0.30, smashing the consensus of $-0.21 per share. Holding Company in a report on Tuesday, May 9th. Sg Americas Securities Ltd Limited Liability Company invested 0% in J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP).

The good news is there's still room for J. C. Penney Company, Inc. SELL rating has been given by 1 analyst (s) and 0 analyst (s) given BUY rating to the stock. And it remains to be seen which target price JCP can achieve without sacrificing much as the company is holding a -41.34% fall for the past twelve months.

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