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Earnings Raise Question About J.C. Penney’s Store Closings

J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) has tried to fight back from the disastrous period when Ron Johnson ran the company from January 2011 until April 2013. Revenue and same-store ...
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10 Stores Closed on Thanksgiving

The holidays are an extremely important time for retailers, many of which depend on holiday shoppers to meet their yearly goals. This year, the holiday season is expected to be ...
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8 Stores Open on Thanksgiving

The holidays are an extremely important time for retailers, many of which depend on holiday shoppers to meet their yearly goals. This year, the holiday season is expected to be ...
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J.C. Penney Sales Slide, Lower Earnings Loss Not Enough

J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) reported third-quarter fiscal 2014 results after markets closed Wednesday. The venerable retailer reported an adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) loss of $0.62 and ...
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What to Expect From J.C. Penney Earnings

After markets close on Tuesday, J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) is scheduled to report third-quarter results. The company gave us a preview of what to expect when it announced ...
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Retailers Expected to Add 750,000 Holiday Jobs

A number of the nation's largest retailers have already announced they will add tens of thousands of jobs each for the season. The National Retail Federation (NRF) reports the total ...
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Could J.C. Penney Follow Sears Down the REIT Road?

Friday’s announcement from Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) that it was exploring the creation of a real-estate investment trust (REIT) for 200 to 300 of its owned stores sent the ...
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Ahead of the Holidays, Walmart Shares Flat as J.C. Penney and Sears Collapse

Wall Street must believe that holiday sales at Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) will not be a total disaster this holiday season. Its shares are nearly flat year to date. ...
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Christmas Spending Forecast to Rise 4%

While a 4% rise in Christmas spending may not be enough to substantially lift the revenue at healthy retailers or repair the problems at weaker ones, it is a rate ...
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J.C. Penney Names Mike Ullman Succession Plan: Meet the New CEO

J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) had its analyst meeting just last week, and CEO Mike Ullman said he would remain on as long as the company wanted him to. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cliffs, CME, Darden, Endo, J.C. Penney and More

Stocks were firm on Monday morning after a weak Thursday and Friday, and the question is how much Columbus Day will matter for the markets. So far, we have seen ...
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Attention Shoppers: Black Friday Now Lasts a Month

As the calendar creeps closer to Halloween, more U.S. consumers begin online research on products they want to consider buying for the holidays. Retailers kicked off their holiday shopping season ...
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Sprint Drops From the 5 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

The five most shorted stocks on the New York Stock Exchange at the September 30 settlement date saw rising short interest during the two-week period. Sprint was the exception, with ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Gap, Intel, J.C. Penney, Kinder Morgan and More

Stocks were selling off marginally on Thursday morning after the Fed minutes prompted a rally on Wednesday. Yet again, investors proved how willing they are to buy overlooked or oversold ...
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J.C. Penney Sales Crumble

At its analyst day presentation on Wednesday, J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) cut its third-quarter forecast for same-store sales, and investors did not wait to hear anything else. The ...
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