Stocks under Review: J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP)

  1. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) retreated -0.73% and closed its last session at $9.47. The stock has the market capitalization of $2.91 Billion with the total outstanding shares of 307.73 Million. J. C. Penney Company, Inc.. has Analysts’ Mean Recommendation of 2.53 between the scale of 1 to 5 (1 represents Strong Buy and 5 means Sell). The stock currently has P/E of 0 for trailing twelve months while its Forward P/E is 14.2.
  2. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) touched its 52-Week High of $11.99 on Mar 8, 2016 while it’s 52-Week Low of $6 on Jan 20, 2016. The company currently has Return on Assets of -3.5 percent, Return on Equity of -25% and Return on Investment of -1.8 percent. The stock currently showing Weekly Volatility of 4.62%% and Monthly Volatility of 4.74% Percent with Average True Range of 0.41 and Beta of 0.85.

The 21 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for J C Penney Company Inc have a median target of 11.00, with a high estimate of 18.00 and a low estimate of 7.00. The median estimate represents a +16.16% increase from the last price of 9.47.

Company Profile:

JCPenney is one of America’s leading retailers, operating department stores throughout the United States and Puerto Rico, as well as one of the largest apparel and home furnishing sites on the Internet,, and the nation’s largest general merchandise catalog business. Through these integrated channels, JCPenney offers a wide array of national, private and exclusive brands.