Highly Traded Stock: JC Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP)

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Unlike P/E, the ratio isn't affected by the chosen depreciation methods, making it suitable for geographic comparison.

J. C. Penney (NYSE:JCP) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday.

J.C. Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) has an ABR of 3 which is the combined stock view of 14 analysts poll results.

The stock price volatility remained at 5.13% in recent month and reaches at 5.90% for the week. As of February 3, 2018, it operated 1,158 department stores; a Website Kohls.com; and 12 FILA outlets, and 4 Off-Aisle clearance centers. Volatility is one of those things which for many retail shareholders means very little, but it's the basis on which stocks and are traded and the sentiment in markets is also assessed. Guggenheim restated a "hold" rating on shares of J. C. Penney in a research note on Friday, March 2nd. (NYSE:JCP) for 27.87 million shs. The price index is calculated by dividing the current share price by the share price ten months ago. Historical statistical volatility is a measure of how much the stock price fluctuated during a given time period. A ratio lower than one shows that the price has decreased over that time period. J. C. Penney now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $4.27. Narrowing in a bit closer, the 5 month price index is 0.9404, the 3 month is 0.80226, and the 1 month is now 0.91318. J. C. Penney had a negative net margin of 0.93% and a positive return on equity of 5.65%. (NYSE:JCP)'s ROIC is 0.051217. A security with a beta greater than 1 indicates that it is more volatile than the market. ROI is expressed as a percentage and is typically used for personal financial commitment, to compare a company's profitability or to compare the efficiency of different investments. The ratio dived due to J. C. Penney Company, Inc. positioning: 47 sold and 68 reduced.

The stock has current RSI value of 46.68. This value is derived by dividing EBITDA by Enterprise Value.

Return on Investment measures the amount of return on an investment relative to the investment's cost.

When investing it's crucial to distinguish between price and value. (NYSE:JCP) has a price to book ratio of 0.64616. Penney Corporation, Inc., sells merchandise through department stores. Analysts forecast $-0.22 earnings per share, which is $0.28 down or 466.67 % from 2017's $0.06 earnings per share. They just need to take the company's market capitalization and divide it by the company's total sales over the past 12 months. The leverage ratio can measure how much of a company's capital comes from debt. The firm has a Return on Assets (ROA) value of -1.40%. Earnings per share (EPS) serve as an indicator of a company's profitability. Firm's net income measured an average growth rate of -0.40%. For example, an established blue chip company in a mature industry with stable earnings will most likely have a much lower beta compared to a start up Biotechnology Company. The VC1 of J. C. Penney Company, Inc. ATR remains at 0.34 while Beta component of the stock stands at "Beta". This means that, for a given level of sales, JCP is able to generate more free cash flow for investors. (NYSE:JCP) is 18. (NYSE:JCP) for 3.51 million shs. The score may also be used to spot the weak performers. These large entities often hire a team of analysts to perform research prior to the group purchasing a company's stock. The price to sales ratio is the ratio of the market value of equity to the sales.

Kohl's beats J. C. Penney on 13 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

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