J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP)

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Last closing price (Dec 08 4:00 EDT):
10.56 (1.15%) ? 
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Return to date (1m/3m/6m/12m):
6.67% ? 
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Consensus price target (1m/3m/6m/12m):
N/A
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Buy/Sell Mix (1m/3m/6m/12m):
100%/0%
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Description:
J. C. Penney Company, Inc., through its subsidiary, J. C. Penney Corporation, Inc., operates department stores. The company sells family apparel and footwear, accessories, fine and fashion jewelry, beauty products, and home furnishings. It also provides various services, such as styling salon, optical, portrait photography, and custom decorating. As of February 2, 2013, it operated 1,104 department stores in 49 states and Puerto Rico. The company also sells its products through its Internet Website, jcp.com. The company was founded in 1902 and is based in Plano, Texas.
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Lorraine Hutchinson BofA Merrill Lynch Buy   Dec 02, '16   9.81    Dec 02, '17  7.65% 
Kimberly Greenberger Morgan Stanley Sell   Aug 18, '16   10.28  8.50  Aug 18, '17  17.32% 
Erika Maschmeyer Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc. Buy   May 16, '16   7.39  12.00  May 16, '17  42.90% 
Jeff Stein Northcoast Res Buy   Apr 04, '16   10.54    Apr 04, '17  0.19% 
Neely Tamminga Piper Jaffray Buy   Mar 08, '16   11.86  20.00  Mar 08, '17  -10.96% 
Omar Saad ISI Group Buy   Mar 03, '16   10.84  15.00  Mar 03, '17  -2.58% 
Michael Binetti UBS Sell   Feb 29, '16   10.20  8.00  Feb 28, '17  21.57% 
Paul Trussell Deutsche Bank Securities Buy   Feb 12, '16   6.99  12.00  Feb 12, '17  51.07% 
Jeff Van Sinderen B. Riley & Company, Inc. Buy   Feb 10, '16   7.49  12.50  Feb 10, '17  40.99% 
Neely Tamminga Piper Jaffray Buy   Feb 02, '16   7.46  18.00  Feb 02, '17  41.55% 
Jeff Van Sinderen B. Riley & Company, Inc. Buy   Jan 08, '16   7.17  12.50  Jan 08, '17  47.28% 
Efraim Levy S&P Capital Buy   Jan 07, '16   7.26    Jan 07, '17  N/A 
Deborah Weinswig Citi Sell   Oct 07, '15   9.38  7.00  Oct 07, '16  25.37% 
Charles Grom Sterne, Agee & Leach Buy   Sep 28, '15   9.29  13.00  Sep 28, '16  2.80% 
Neely Tamminga Piper Jaffray Buy   Sep 14, '15   9.74  17.00  Sep 14, '16  -1.13% 
Paul Trussell Deutsche Bank Securities Buy   Aug 31, '15   9.11  12.00  Aug 31, '16  6.15% 
Mary Ross Gilbert Imperial Capital, LLC Sell   Aug 27, '15   8.47  5.00  Aug 27, '16  -16.77% 
Michael Exstein Credit Suisse Sell   May 14, '15   8.04    May 14, '16  5.72% 
hakan ocal Unaffiliated Sell   Apr 03, '15   9.29  7.00  Oct 03, '15  -6.78% 
Paul Lejuez Wells Fargo Securities, Llc Sell   Feb 27, '15   8.50    Feb 27, '16  -12.82% 
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