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As of Nov 21, 2015, the consensus forecast amongst 28 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 21 analysts offering 12 month price targets for J C Penney Company Inc have a median target of 9.00, with a high estimate of 18.00 and a low estimate of 5.00. The median estimate represents a 8.83% increase from the last price of 8.27. View Full Financials
Dividend information is not available for J C Penney Company Inc. View Full Financials
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On Nov 13, 2015, J C Penney Company Inc reported 3rd quarter 2016 losses of -0.47 per share. This result exceeded the -0.550 consensus loss of the 15 analysts covering the company and under-performed last year's 3rd quarter results by 38.96 %.
The next earnings announcement is expected on Feb 24, 2016. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||+6.72 %|
J C Penney Company Inc reported annual 2015 losses of -2.67 per share on Feb 26, 2015.
The next earnings announcement from J C Penney Company Inc is expected the week of Feb 24, 2016. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||-13.15 %|
J. C. Penney Company, Inc. had 3rd quarter 2016 revenues of 2.90bn. This bettered the 2.88bn consensus of the 21 analysts covering the company. This was 4.81% above the prior year's 3rd quarter results. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||+3.91 %|
J. C. Penney Company, Inc. had revenues for the full year 2015 of 12.26bn. This was 3.36% above the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||-8.22 %|