JC Penney Company Inc. Holding Company

US stocks were down in morning trading Tuesday, giving up small gains from a day earlier as investors weighed quarterly earnings from several retailers and other companies. The company has market cap of $1.01 billion. Energy companies fell along with the price of crude oil. Days to cover decreased from 13.0 to 10.0 and the percentage of shorted shares was 0.49% on October 13. The Nasdaq composite slid 22 points, or 0.3 percent, to 6,734. The company has a current ratio of 1.45, a quick ratio of 0.24 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.51. Northcoast Research also issued estimates for J.C. Penney Company, Inc. Its shares lost $2.66 to $68.10. During the same quarter a year ago, the business posted ($0.45) earnings per share.

This stock (JCP) is ahead of its 52-week low with 25.53%. The stock was down 89 cents to $18.13. The year-to-date (YTD) execution mirrored a 42.78 percent. Pomelo Capital Llc, a New York-based fund reported 2.62 million shares. Buffalo Wild Wings shares added $28.80 to $146.05.

Currently, Wall Street is projecting that the firm will post $N/A earnings per share.

Company insiders at J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP) experienced a change of 0.00% during midday trading session Tuesday. The target implies a 12.23% spike from where the shares are now trading. The stock's average target of $9.75 is 200.93% above today's ($3.24) share price.

Analyst recommendation for this stock stands at 2.2. On Friday, February 10 the stock rating was initiated by Susquehanna with "Positive". The market capitalization of the company is at $985.24 Million. However, -5.37% over the last one month, -15.92% for the last quarter and year to date performance stands at -61.85%. The stock has returned 16.60% weekly, which was maintained at -13.49% in the 1-month period. The stock of Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) earned "Hold" rating by BMO Capital Markets on Wednesday, August 26. The average true range (ATR) is a measure of volatility introduced by Welles Wilder. It's commonly accepted that a Book to Market ratio greater than one indicates that the shares might be undervalued. (JCP) stock is moving with downswing trend. In theory, there are an infinite number of simple moving averages, but the most common are three SMA20, SMA50, and SMA200.

When considering a stock buy, many investors seek to know what Wall Street analysts are saying about the company - by looking at the average analyst rating, for example. The share price has moved backward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of -4.72% and stays -17.11% away from its 50 days moving average. Academic research has shown that stocks close to their 52 week highs tend to outperform. As of the end of the quarter Teachers Retirement System Of THE State Of Kentucky had bought a total of 35,100 shares growing its position 39.8%. This works out to a net decrease in ownership of 2.33 million shares, and suggests that institutions are feeling bearish about the stock. It is meant to chart the current and historical strength or weakness of a stock or market based on the closing prices of a recent trading period. The current ratio, also known as the working capital ratio, is a liquidity ratio that displays the proportion of current assets of a business relative to the current liabilities.

The RSI is classified as a momentum oscillator, measuring the velocity and magnitude of directional price movements. The RSI computes momentum as the ratio of higher closes to lower closes: stocks which have had more or stronger positive changes have a higher RSI than stocks which have had more or stronger negative changes. The lowest target is $8.5 while the high is $11.0. Shorter or longer timeframes are used for alternately shorter or longer outlooks.

10 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter ending Nov 9, 2017- Nov 13, 2017, analysts estimated mean sale target of 2616.45 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 2664.3 million and 2506 million respectively.

Taking a broader look at the analyst consensus, according to 16 analysts J.C. Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP)'s price will reach at $3.57 during 52 weeks. Analysts therefore view the investment as a net loss. Shareholders can make better decisions if they focus on target prices, which convey more information for evaluating the potential risk/reward profile of a stock. Holding Company (NYSE:JCP) received a $3.00 target price from investment analysts at Jefferies Group LLC in a research note issued to investors on Friday, October 27th. Analyst recommendations as stated on FINVIZ are rated on a 1 to 5 scale.

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