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As of May 22, 2015, the consensus forecast amongst 29 polled investment analysts covering J C Penney Company Inc advises investors to hold their position in the company. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts deteriorated on Sep 14, 2011. The previous consensus forecast advised that J C Penney Company Inc would outperform the market.
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The 18 analysts offering 12 month price targets for J C Penney Company Inc have a median target of 9.00, with a high estimate of 15.00 and a low estimate of 3.00. The median estimate represents a 4.65% increase from the last price of 8.60. View Full Financials
Dividend information is not available for J C Penney Company Inc. View Full Financials
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On May 13, 2015, J C Penney Company Inc reported 1st quarter 2016 losses of -0.570 per share. This result exceeded the -0.77 consensus loss of the 17 analysts covering the company and under-performed last year's 1st quarter results by 50.00 %.
The next earnings announcement is expected on Aug 12, 2015. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||+15.77 %|
J C Penney Company Inc reported annual 2015 losses of -2.67 per share on Feb 26, 2015. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||-13.15 %|
J. C. Penney Company, Inc. had 1st quarter 2016 revenues of 3bn. This missed the 3bn consensus estimate of the 24 analysts following the company. This was 26.61 % below the prior year's 1st quarter results. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||+3.23 %|
J. C. Penney Company, Inc. had revenues for the full year 2015 of 12bn. This was 3.36% above the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||-8.22 %|