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

More Good News for Workers Looking for Seasonal Jobs

Last Thursday, Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) announced plans to hire 120,000 seasonal workers to get the company through the 2018 holiday shopping season. That ties the single largest seasonal hiring ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

August is often a period of summer doldrums in the stock markets. Yet this year, those investors, traders, analysts and others who didn’t go away on holiday saw the markets ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

August is often a period of summer doldrums in the stock markets. Yet this year, those investors, traders, analysts and others who haven’t gone away on holiday have seen the ...
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7 Stocks Analysts Want You to Sell Now

It has been undeniable that the stock market has been very strong. The nine-year bull market saw major indexes hit all-time highs on multiple occasions in 2018, and this is ...
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The 5 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

August is often a period of summer doldrums in the stock markets. Yet this year, those investors, traders, analysts and others who haven’t gone away on holiday have seen the ...
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Will JC Penney or Sears Become a Penny Stock First?

The world of retail has been in a state of disruption for many years now. Brick-and-mortar retailers have been fighting the e-commerce leaders, and the so-called omnichannel offerings by big ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Applied Materials, Baker Hughes, Bloom Energy, Constellation Brands, Deere, JC Penney, Kroger, Nike, Tesla and More

Stocks were indicated to open marginally higher on Monday, but futures were not indicating any solid directional open. Earnings season is now close to 90% of the way to its ...
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Retailers Not Making the Grade Despite Strong Economy

Summer is winding down and we’ve reached that point of the earnings season when most retailers are reporting their quarterly results. While we have commented on some the retailers knocking ...
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JC Penney Faces Prospects of Closing Dozens of Stores Soon

J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) closed more than 140 stores last year and faces the prospect it will need to close more soon. Today, it has 860 stores in ...
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JC Penney, Applied Materials Visit Friday’s 52-Week Low Club

August 17, 2018: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 110 equities making new 52-week lows in Friday's session. On the NYSE advancers led decliners by about 2.45 ...
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JC Penney Analyst Downgrade Brigade Looks Atrocious

J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) is in the midst of a crisis. After poor earnings rattled the stock, most of its investors and customers have to be imagining whether ...
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JC Penney, JD.com Fall into Thursday’s 52-Week Low Club

August 16, 2018: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 122 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday's session. On the NYSE advancers led decliners by about 2.93 ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

After trading lower in early summer, the broader markets have managed modest gains lately and are again trading near all-time highs. Even the Nasdaq, which took a hit last month, ...
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JC Penney Takes a Run at Baby Market

When the last Babies "R" Us stores closed in late June following the bankruptcy filing by parent Toys "R" Us, the retail space for dedicated baby shops opened up. Less ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

The broader markets have eked out modest gains since the first of June, with the Nasdaq trading near all-time highs. This despite increasing fears of the effects of trade wars ...
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