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

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6 Retailers That Need to Merge to Survive

Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M) has closed more stores. So has Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD), owner of Sears and Kmart. Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) has closed stores too. Barnes & ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cisco, Enterprise Products, JC Penney, Kinder Morgan, NetApp, Priceline, Digital Ally and More

Stocks are still close to all-time highs, but the market was indicated to open lower on Thursday, August 18, 2016. Despite high valuations and despite this bull market lasting seven and ...
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How JC Penney Beat on Earnings

When J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) reported its fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Friday, the company said that it had a net loss per share ...
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What to Expect From JC Penney Earnings

J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) is scheduled to release its fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets open on Friday. Over the past few years this major retailer was ...
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JC Penney Short Interest a Huge 87 Million

The number of shares sold short in J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) was 87.3 million for the period that ended July 29. This is a massive 29% of the float of ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Ford Bucks the Trend

In most years, the end of July would mark the beginning of the summer doldrums, but this year the markets are hitting new all-time highs. And short sellers were getting ...
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Top 10 Earnings Reports to Watch for This Week

Even as the broad markets reach new highs, we are seeing more companies report their quarterly earnings and add more fuel to the fire. 24/7 Wall St. has put together a ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Sprint Back on Top

As the Brexit fears faded and the markets headed for new all-time highs, short sellers remained focused on their favorite stocks traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Between the ...
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JC Penney Short Interest Slips to 81 Million Shares

J.C. Penney Co. Inc.'s (NYSE: JCP) prospects may be slightly better than those of Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M) and Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD). However the short interest in its ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: GE Comes Out on Top

While short sellers shied away from many of the most heavily shorted stocks traded on the New York Stock Exchange between the June 15 and June 30 settlement dates, GE ...
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10 Largest Short Positions In NYSE Stocks

These are the 10 NYSE companies with the most shares sold short as of June 15. Share in deeply troubled Brazil metal giant Vale SA (NYSE: VALE) dropped 6.8% to ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Bye-Bye Baxter

It may have been the time of “sell in May and go away,” but it seems the short sellers were neither strongly for nor against the notion, as least as ...
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Insider Buying Skyrockets as Earnings Season Ends: Western Refining, Sotheby’s, Hertz, American Airlines and More

As we have been advising our 24/7 Wall St. readers, when the earnings reporting season comes to an end, the windows for insiders at major U.S. companies to make transactions ...
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What Would Make US GDP Go to Zero?

The 0.5% improvement in first-quarter gross domestic product (GDP) is not far from zero. It would not take many factors to push growth down to zero or even below. Several ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alaska Air, Boeing, Deutsche Bank, JC Penney, Lowe’s MGM Growth, Nokia, Vornado and More

Stocks were directionless on Monday, despite weak economic data from China over the weekend. Investors have proven over and over that they are still looking for opportunities and hidden gems, ...
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