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

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Why the Market Is Not Buying Into the JC Penney Turnaround

Department store company J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) has struggled against the new online retailing paradigm. People increasingly want to shop at companies such as Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN). ...
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The 6 Most Heavily Shorted NYSE Stocks in June

AT&T continued to reign as the most shorted stock trading on the New York Stock Exchange between the May 29 and June 15 settlement dates, even though the numbers of ...
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6 Analyst Stocks With 50% to 100% Upside Calls

While the bull market is six years old, most investors either feel the stock market needs a breather or that they are going to find their next real rewards in ...
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JC Penney Will Have to Close More Stores

The heir apparent at J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP), Marvin Ellison, indicated he will not close more stores. As part of his plan, he will make more use of ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks in May

AT&T continued to reign as the most shorted stock trading on the New York Stock Exchange between the May 15 and May 29 settlement dates. In addition, after shying away ...
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The 5 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks in May

Despite falling short interest among most of them, the five most shorted stocks trading on the New York Stock Exchange remained the same between the April 30 and May 15 ...
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How to Beat Weak Same-Store Sales: Stop Reporting Them

Is there a person out there who has never been told, “If you can’t say something nice, don’t say anything at all?” In the corporate world that typically translates to, ...
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Wal-Mart Loses Investor Confidence

Ahead of another set of earnings from Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT), at least one thing is already clear. Wall Street has turned against the nation's largest retailer, and with ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Clovis, Deere, JC Penney, Wynn, Yum and More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Friday, but the S&P 500 had an all-time high close on Thursday. Investors have proven over and over that they want to buy stocks ...
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JC Penney Stock Crushed

Following the company’s first-quarter earnings report after markets closed on Wednesday, shares of J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) gained more than 2% in after-hours trading. After a good night’s ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Atmel, BlackBerry, Cisco, Ctrip.com, CarMax, AOL and More

Stocks were in rally mode on Thursday morning, with DJIA futures up 100 and S&P futures up 12. Are the markets going to challenge new highs again? Investors just keep ...
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When Will JC Penney Turnaround Really Turn Around?

J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) reported first-quarter fiscal 2015 results after markets closed Wednesday. The venerable retailer reported an adjusted diluted loss per share of $0.57 and $2.86 billion ...
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What to Expect From JC Penney Earnings

Retailer J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) reports fiscal first-quarter earnings after markets close Wednesday, and analysts are looking for a per share loss of $0.77 on revenues of $2.87 ...
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The 5 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks in April

While the five most shorted stocks trading on the New York Stock Exchange remained the same between the April 15 and April 30 settlement dates, note that the number of ...
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Why JC Penney Is Likely to Back Its 2015 Guidance With Earnings

With J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) earnings scheduled to be reported Wednesday, analysts are gearing up for the first wave of retail companies’ reports. Sterne Agee CRT has made ...
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