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As of Apr 17, 2015, the consensus forecast amongst 31 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 8.50, with a high estimate of 15.00 and a low estimate of 3.00. The median estimate represents a 1.07% increase from the last price of 8.41. View Full Financials
Dividend information is not available for J C Penney Company Inc. View Full Financials
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On Feb 26, 2015, J C Penney Company Inc reported 4th quarter 2015 breakeven earnings per share. This result under-performed the 0.11 consensus expectations of the 17 analysts following the company but under-performed last year's 4th quarter results by 0.76.
The next earnings announcement is expected on May 13, 2015. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||-6.15 %|
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 4th quarter 2015 revenues of 3.89bn. This bettered the 3.87bn consensus of the 23 analysts covering the company. This was 40.85% above the prior year's 4th quarter results. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||+3.40 %|
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 %|