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The Year To Date (YTD) return is +12.00%.
The 52 Week Low stock price is 2.35 set on Tue, Nov 7, 2017 which is 72 days ago.
The current price per share is 66.81% above the 52 week low.
The 52 Week High stock price is $7.42 set on Wed, Feb 15, 2017 which is 337 days ago.
The current price per share is -47.17% below the 52 week high.
The All Time High stock price is $87.18 set on Wed, Feb 21, 2007 which is 3,984 days ago.
The current price per share is -95.50% below the all time high.
The JC Penney 5 year stock chart shows the historical prices over the previous 60 months.
The JC Penney 1 year stock chart shows the historical prices over the previous 12 months.
The 50 Day Moving Average is at $4.60 which is 14.78% above the stock price of $3.92.
The 200 Day Moving Average is at 6.12 which is 35.95% above the stock price of $3.92.
Because both the 50 DMA and 200 DMA are above the current stock price, this can be considered a bearish technical indicator.
Since the stock price is very far from both moving averages, a price retracement towards the moving averages should not be unexpected.
JC Penney Co Inc is a Consumer Discretionary stock that trades on the NYSE and has a market capitalization of $1.21 Billion.
J. C. Penney Company, Inc. is a holding company. The Company's business consists of selling merchandise and services to consumers through its department stores and its Website at jcpenney.com. Its department stores and Website generally serve the same type of customers, its Website offers virtually the same mix of merchandise as its store assortment and other categories, and its department stores generally accept returns from sales made in stores and through its Website. It fulfills online customer purchases by direct shipment to the customer from its distribution facilities and stores or from its suppliers' warehouses and by in store customer pick up. The Company sells family apparel and footwear, accessories, fine and fashion jewelry, beauty products through Sephora inside JCPenney, home furnishings and appliances. In addition, its department stores provide its customers with services, such as styling salon, optical, portrait photography and custom decorating.
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The EPS is -$0.61 and the P/E Ratio is 0.
A negative Earnings Per Share (EPS) means that this company is losing money and not profitable at this time.
The Earnings Release Date was Fri, Nov 10, 2017.
Since this earnings release 69 days ago, the stock price is up by +42.55%.
Many investors know the importance of a companies earnings report. Also, the market reaction to the earnings release can be even more important and can help in making a prediction of a future price forecast of the shares.
A significant post earnings announcement percentage move can continue or reverse an existing trend for several days or weeks after the earnings date.
The next Earnings Release Date is on Fri, Feb 23, 2018, which is in 36 days.
JCP currently does not pay a dividend.
Investors should understand the dividend history of a company. Dividend history will show the dividend payments disbursed to investors over the years.