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As of Apr 29, 2016, the consensus forecast amongst 26 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 22 analysts offering 12 month price targets for J C Penney Company Inc have a median target of 11.75, with a high estimate of 20.00 and a low estimate of 5.00. The median estimate represents a 30.12% increase from the last price of 9.03. View Full Financials
Dividend information is not available for J C Penney Company Inc. View Full Financials
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On Feb 26, 2016, J C Penney Company Inc reported 4th quarter 2016 earnings of 0.39 per share. This result exceeded the 0.23 consensus of the 18 analysts covering the company and outperformed last year's 4th quarter results by 0.39.
The next earnings announcement is expected on May 13, 2016. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||+6.72 %|
J C Penney Company Inc reported annual 2016 losses of -1.03 per share on Feb 26, 2016. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||+14.46 %|
J. C. Penney Company, Inc. had 4th quarter 2016 revenues of 3.9960bn. This bettered the 3.9871bn consensus of the 21 analysts covering the company. This was 2.65% above the prior year's 4th quarter results. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||+3.18 %|
J. C. Penney Company, Inc. had revenues for the full year 2016 of 12.6250bn. This was 3.00% above the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||-6.77 %|