J C Penney Company IncJCP:NYQ

8.15
0.06 / 0.74%
10.11m
47.25%
1.68
Close in USDToday's changeShares traded1 year changeBeta
As of Apr 23 2014 21:00 BST.Data delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Consensus recommendation

As of Apr 21, 2014, the consensus forecast amongst 37 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.

Previous recommendations
Last year3 months ago2 months ago4 weeks agoLatest
Mouseover chart recommendation details.
Latest recommendation
Buy4
Outperform4
Hold18
Underperform8
Sell2
No opinion0

Research Reports

Share price forecast

The 18 analysts offering 12 month price targets for J.C. Penney Company, Inc. have a median target of 6.50, with a high estimate of 15.00 and a low estimate of 2.50. The median estimate represents a -19.65% decrease from the last price of 8.09. View Full Financials

High+84.0 %15.00
Med-20.2 %6.50
Low-69.3 %2.50

Dividends

Dividend information is not available for J C Penney Company Inc. View Full Financials

Div growth (TTM)-100.00%
  • Mouseover chart for details.
  • Dividend forecast
  • Quarter 1
  • Quarter 2
  • Quarter 3
  • Quarter 4

Earnings history & estimates

On Feb 26, 2014, J.C. Penney Company, Inc. reported 4th quarter 2014 losses of -0.76 per share. This result exceeded the -0.85 consensus loss of the 18 analysts covering the company and under-performed last year's 4th quarter results by 61.03%.
The next earnings announcement is expected on May 19, 2014. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+11.08%

J.C. Penney Company, Inc. reported annual 2014 losses of -6.10 per share on Feb 26, 2014. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate-15.69%
  • Mouseover chart for details.
  • Reported results
  • Forecasts
  • Pos/Neg restatement

Revenue

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. had 4th quarter 2014 revenues of 3.78bn. This missed the 3.85bn consensus estimate of the 23 analysts following the company. This was 36.09% above the prior year's 4th quarter results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+2.34%

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. had revenues for the full year 2014 of 11.86bn. This was 8.67% below the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate-8.77%
  • Mouseover chart for details.
  • Reported results
  • Forecasts
  • Pos/Neg restatement
© Thomson Reuters Click for restrictions.

All markets data located on FT.com is subject to the FT Terms & Conditions.

All content on FT.com is for your general information and use only and is not intended to address your particular requirements. In particular, the content does not constitute any form of advice, recommendation, representation, endorsement or arrangement by FT and is not intended to be relied upon by users in making (or refraining from making) any specific investment or other decisions.

Any information that you receive via FT.com is at best delayed intraday data and not "real time". Share price information may be rounded up/down and therefore not entirely accurate. FT is not responsible for any use of content by you outside its scope as stated in the FT Terms & Conditions.