Featured Stock: J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP)

05 January, 2017, 01:44 | Author: Elaine Woods

The Relative Volume of the company is 1.14 and Average Volume (3 months) is 16.01 million. The short ratio in the company's stock is documented at 4.08 and the short float is around of 21.56%.

12/05/2016 - Credit Suisse began new coverage on J.C. Penney Company, Inc. The business had revenue of $2.86 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.95 billion. The firm has a SMA 50 (Simple Moving Average) of -71.26% and a SMA 200-(Simple Moving Average) of -71.55%. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $11.99 on Mar 8, 2016 and touched its 52-Week Low of $6 on Jan 20, 2016. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.49 and can go high up to $0.76. The firm's market capitalization is $2.57 billion. The company has a market cap of $2.56B. The company had Year Ago Sales of 4 Billion. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at -0.02.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for J. C. Penney Company, Inc.as $4.1 Billion in the Current Quarter. The fund owned 13,184,308 shares of the department store operator's stock after selling 393,976 shares during the period.

1 Insider Sales transactions were made totaling 6761 shares traded. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 86.53% of the company's stock. Parametrica Management Ltd bought a new position in shares of J.C. Penney Company, Inc. The Company has 52-week high of $11.99 and 52-week low of $6.

While looking at the Stock's Performance, J. C. Penney Company, Inc. now shows a Weekly Performance of -2.92%, where Monthly Performance is -12.25%, Quarterly performance is -9.87%, 6 Months performance is -6.94% and yearly performance percentage is 24.77%.

Azealia Banks Reveals She's Been Practicing Witchcraft for 3 Years
In one of the now deleted images, obtained by PerezHilton.com , she wrote on the post, "blood stains the wall". In a video posted to Instagram, Banks reveals her difficulties of brujería (witchcraft) practices.

Women arrested thanks to Uber driver charged with pimping teen
Barely a month into the job Uber driver Keith Avila received a ride request Monday night from Oak Park to Elk Grove. Literature on their partnership and education about child sex trafficking is available to drivers on Uber's website.

Amazon Awarded Patent For Drone Delivery Airborne Warehouse
When it's not working on delivery technology, Amazon is opening grocery stores without checkout lines. Unmanned drones would fly into it, pick up products and then deliver them quickly to consumers.

On December 7, 2016, the Los Angeles City Attorney's Office filed a lawsuit against J C Penney Company Inc and other national retail giants.

Company latest quarter ended on 31 Oct 2016. Now shares have been rated as "Buy" from 7 Analysts.

Valuation Ratios of J.C. Penney Company, Inc. Holding Company by 10.5% in the second quarter. Quantbot Technologies LP increased its stake in shares of J.C. Penney Company, Inc. Holding Company during the third quarter valued at about $102,000. Teachers Advisors Inc. now owns 11,943,671 shares of the department store operator's stock worth $106,060,000 after buying an additional 1,401,147 shares during the period. 11 analysts have rated the company as a strong "Hold". The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $ 16.00 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $ 7.00. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of J.C. Penney Company, Inc. Strong Sell rating was given by brokerage firms.

Agile Therapeutics, Inc. now has mean rating of 1.50 while 0 analysts have commented the shares as "BUY", 0 recommended as "OUTPERFORM" and 0 commented as "HOLD". Holding Company in a research note on Thursday, October 20th. Holding Company (NYSE:JCP) fell -1.31% in trading session and finally closed at $8.31. Holding Company had its "sell" rating reiterated by analysts at UBS. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have issued a hold rating, eleven have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company's stock. Analysts mean target price for Quorum Health Corporation (NYSE:QHC) is $5.17 while their mean recommendation is 3.20 (1=Buy, 5=sell).


  • US House to vote on United Nations  resolution against Israel

    US House to vote on United Nations resolution against Israel

    While the Palestinian leadership has hailed the resolution as "historic", Israeli officials have referred to it as "shameful". By doing so, the United States simply acted in accordance with worldwide law and the global consensus of almost 50 years.

    Celebrate 20 Years of Diablo in Hearthstone and Other Blizzard Games

    This strategy has already worked for Overwatch , according to IGN , which was announced and released in the space of 18 months. Since this is a tribute to the game that started it all, players can expect to see some items from the original make a return.
    Guardiola: Anfield will play a big role on Saturday

    Guardiola: Anfield will play a big role on Saturday

    The Merseyside outfit have never won the Premier League despite finishing in runners-up spot in 2002, 2009 and 2014. Aguero has scored four times against Liverpool in the Premier League but none of those goals have been at Anfield .
  • Manchester United transfer shock: Jose Mourinho ready to complete Victor Lindelof deal

    But it's a position where I have Martial , Mkhitaryan, Mata, Lingard plus Rooney and Rashford who can also play in this position. It was probably a match where Man United made a tough match out of what was looking on paper as an over and out case.

    Taiwan announces U.S. itinerary for president, upsetting China

    Further drama looms with Tsai's transit through the United States next month for a Latin America trip. Over the past month, the Chinese military has twice dispatched aircraft to fly around Taiwan.
    Facebook, YouTube top mobile apps of 2016

    Facebook, YouTube top mobile apps of 2016

    Even though Messenger annoyed some users who felt like Facebook was trying to force them into it, the app has done well this year. To highlight which apps were most popular in 2016, Nielsen conducted a study of Android and iPhone smartphone users.
  • Jammu & Kashmir LeT terrorist killed in Baramulla district

    Jammu & Kashmir LeT terrorist killed in Baramulla district

    According to a Times Now report, an AK 47 rifle has been recovered even as search operations continue. This comes less than a week after a similar encounter took place in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora.
    Storm Team 2's Forecast for January 1st, 2017

    Storm Team 2's Forecast for January 1st, 2017

    Overnight: Partly cloudy with a low of 23 and north northeast 10-mph wind turning east southeast after midnight. Temperatures are expected to reach close to 50 degrees with rain likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms.

    New Samsung UHD Blu-ray Player Adds Bluetooth Headphone Connectivity

    The company just announced three new audio products, each of which will include Ultra High Quality (UHQ ) sound. Plus, its "Private Cinema" viewing mode lets you send audio to a pair of Bluetooth headphones instead the TV.
  • Google Offered To Buy SoundCloud For $500 Million

    Google Offered To Buy SoundCloud For $500 Million

    Taking this into consideration, it wouldn't be too shocking to see Google do the same thing with SoundCloud . For Google , $500 million is a relatively low price to eliminate a Play Music competitor.
    Buckingham Palace Forced to Confirm the Queen is Alive Following Twitter Hoax

    Buckingham Palace Forced to Confirm the Queen is Alive Following Twitter Hoax

    He and other members of the royal family attended the New Year service Sunday at the church on the grounds of Sandringham estate. The Queen remained indoors to recuperate from the persisting illness, according to an earlier Buckingham Palace statement.
    Indonesian pilot tries to fly plane after drunkenly staggering through security

    Indonesian pilot tries to fly plane after drunkenly staggering through security

    If proven, his license would be revoked. "I have to be responsible for that and therefore I and my production director resign". CCTV footage of the moment the Indonesian pilot tried to pass through airport security acting intoxicated has emerged online.


Facism Rising? Hitler's 'Mein Kampf' Becomes German Bestseller
Once the Nazis were defeated, Allied forces gave the copyright to the Bavarian government. Mr Wirsching said he favoured "clever" teachers using the IfZ edition in the classroom.

Serena shakes out rust to advance in Auckland
Venus was scheduled to make her first appearance later Tuesday against New Zealand wild card Jade Lewis. SERENA WILLIAMS defeated Pauline Parmentier with a 6-3, 6-4 win in the first round of the ASB Classic.

Budget session likely from Jan 31, Budget on Feb 1
Recently, the government chose to present the Budget on 1 February instead of the last day of the February. This year's budget session will be the first after the merger of Railway Budget and the Union Budget.

Asus ZenFone AR leaked ahead of CES with Google Tango, Daydream support
The post reveals that the Asus ZenFone AR is the world's first Tango-enabled and Daydream-ready mobile device. There's a Home Button in the front, and that's probably where the fingerprint sensor will be embedded.

Samajwadi Party Claims All's Well: Akhilesh, Ram Gopal Yadav Reinducted Into Party
Ram Gopal Yadav is believed to have the necessary papers ready and is expected to lay stake to the symbol soon in New Delhi . The Mulayam-Shivpal Yadav camp hit back, saying Naresh Aggarwal will be expelled, though a formal notice is yet to be sent.

State Bank Of India Cuts Rate By 90bps, Steepest Cut In Years
With this, the total reduction since October 2016 in MCLR is 75 to 100 basis points for various tenors, the bank said. On November 2, SBI had cut home loan rates to 9.1 per cent - the lowest in six years - as part of a festive scheme.

An Angry Mark Stoops Shouted at Paul Johnson
Sixty-six of his yards came on a long, time-consuming drive that extended Tech's lead to 26-10 with 6:13 remaining in the game. Both teams have really strong running games, and neither defense can do anything whatsoever about stopping the run.

LEICESTER - Ranieri: "Schmeichel will not be sold"
Leicester go into this set of fixtures having won just one of their last nine Premier League matches. I am the manager and I have to choose when is the best moment to give someone a rest.

John Cena returns to WWE, makes Royal Rumble challenge
This would soften the blow of an Undertaker loss, especially if it is going to be his last WrestleMania match of his career. The 15-time world champion will get a WWE Championship match with AJ Styles at the Royal Rumble on January 29.

Melissa Benoist and Blake Jenner become another couple casualty of 2016
Let's relive the good times and watch Melissa and Blake's fire chemistry in their " You're the One That I Want" duet on Glee . They secretly tied the knot in March 2015 and last appeared together at the Toronto International Film Festival in September.