J. C. Penney Company, Inc.’s (JCP) stock price is Currently Worth at $5.69; What Analysts Say about its Earnings Expectation

  1. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP)’s Stock Price Update:
  2. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP) stock price ended its day with loss -3.72% and finalized at the price of $5.69. During its last trading session, Stock traded with the total exchanged volume of 18.7 million shares. The average volume stands around 19.07 million shares. The average numbers of shares are traded in a security per day, during the recent 3-month period. The stock has relative volume of 0.98. Relative volume is ratio between current volume and 3-month average value, intraday adjusted. J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP) is a part of Services sector and belongs to Department Stores industry.

ATR value of company was 0.28. Average True Range (ATR) is an indicator based on trading ranges smoothed by an N-period exponential moving average percentage of the true range values. ATR can display volatility of stocks, ETFs and indexes. The principal of ATR is very similar to other volatility indicators: A high ATR value signals a possible trend change. A low ATR value correlates with a weaker trend movement.

USA based company, J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP)’s latest closing price distance was -31.42% from the average-price of 200 days while it maintained a distance from the 50 Day Moving Average at -9.67% and -2.79% compared with the 20 Day Moving Average.

To review the JCP previous performance, look at its past history, which highlighted below:

During last 5 trades the stock sticks almost -2.23%.

During last one month it showed the change of -7.63%.

During last 3 month it remained at -15.83%.

During last 12 month it moved at -42.23%.

Along with these its year to date performance is standing at -31.53%.

Relative Strength Index (RSI) was 39.98. The stock volatility for week was 4.41% while for month was 4.84%.The stock, as of last close, traded 4.40% to its 52 week low and was changed -49.65% from its 52 week high. Beta factor, which measures the riskiness of the security, was observed as 0.74. JCP’s value Change from Open was at -3.40% with a Gap of -0.34%.

EPS growth in past 5 year was 14.90% along with sales growth of -6.20% in the last five years.

EPS growth in next year is estimated to reach 21.73% while EPS growth estimate for this year is set at 100.20%.

The forward P/E ratio stands at 9.86.

Analysts’ mean recommendation for J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP) stands at 2.50. Rating Scale; where 1.0 rating means Strong Buy, 2.0 rating signify Buy, 3.0 recommendation reveals Hold, 4.0 rating score shows Sell and 5.0 displays Strong Sell signal.

EPS Estimates for J.C. Penney Company, Inc. Holding Company (JCP):

Presently, Analysts assigned consensus EPS estimate of $-0.19 for present quarter and one month ago projected EPS estimate was set at $-0.19, according to FactSet data. If we take a look at back 3 month ago, consensus EPS estimate was $-0.19.

A current consensus EPS estimate for next quarter is at $0.08 and 3 month ago EPS forecast was $0.08. Have a look at back 1 month ago, consensus EPS forecast was seen at $0.08.

A current consensus EPS projection for next fiscal year is observed at $0.62 and one month ago consensus EPS forecast was at $0.61. Take a look at back three month ago, consensus EPS estimate opinions was decided at $0.83 by analysts.

For current fiscal year, most recent EPS estimate is set at $0.51 based on Analyst consensus and three month ago consensus EPS opinions was at $0.58. During period one month ago, consensus EPS forecast was decided at $0.50.



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