J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP) is on the roll with an average volume of 9.64M in the recent 3 months


J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP) is presently priced at $1.25 after the most recent trading session. At the very opening of the session, the stock started at $1.06 and reached a high price of $1.26 prior to closing the session at the time the stock reached the value of $1.01. The stock touched a low price of $1.03.

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. had a pretty Dodgy run when it comes to market performance. The 1-year high price for the company’s stock is recorded at $2.05 on 09/21/18, with the lowest value set at $0.53 for the same time period, on 08/13/19.

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP) full year performance was -28.98%

Price records that include history of low and high prices in the period of 52 weeks can tell a lot about the stock’s existing status and the future performance. Presently, J. C. Penney Company, Inc. shares are recording -39.02% during the 52-week period from to high price, and 135.80% higher than the lowest price point for the same timeframe. The stock’s price range for the 52-week period managed to maintain the performance between $0.53 and $2.05.

The company’s shares, operating in the sector of services managed to top a trading volume set approximately around 38.81 million for the day, which was evidently higher when compared to average daily volumes of the shares.

When it comes to year-to-date metrics, the company recorded performance in the market by 20.19%, having the revenues showcasing 17.92% on a quarterly basis in comparison for the same period the last year. At the time of this writing, the total market value of the company is set at 389.63M, with the company presently having 95000 employees.

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP) in the eyes of Analysts

How is that calculated? Well, 0 analysts have given this company a BUY rating, 0 are rated it as OVERWEIGHT, 6 have recommended that investors HOLD, 1 are considering it an UNDERWEIGHT and 2 have recommended that owners of these shares SELL.

According to data provided from Barchart.com, the moving average for the company in the 100-day period was set at 0.98, with a change in the price noted at -0.02. In a similar fashion, J. C. Penney Company, Inc. recorded a movement of -1.57% for the period of the last 100 days, recording 9,557,985 in trading volumes.

The 200-day Simple Moving Average (SMA-200) is fairly important for the stock’s performance, with the value standing at 6.69% concluded with the date of this writing. The revenue for the company during the period of the last year (12-month TTM) including active operations recorded 11.69B, additionally marking net income of -$278.00M for the same period

Total Debt to Equity Ratio (D/E) can also provide valuable insight into the company’s financial health and market status. The debt to equity ratio can be calculated by dividing the present total liabilities of a company by shareholders’ equity. Debt to Equity thus makes a valuable metric that describes the debt the company is using in order to support assets, correlating with the value of shareholders’ equity. The total Debt to Equity ratio for JCP is recording 3.93 concluded with the time of this writing. In addition, long term Debt to Equity ratio is set at 3.73.

Technical Lookout on J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP)

Information on technical analysis for J. C. Penney Company, Inc. in the period of the last 50 days includes Raw Stochastic average, set at 98.63%. The result represents improvement in oppose to Raw Stochastic average for the period of the last 20 days, recording 98.61%. In the time frame including the last 20 days, the company’s Stochastic %K was 98.20% and its Stochastic %D was recorded at 91.43%.

Taking into consideration the past performance of J. C. Penney Company, Inc., multiple moving trends are noted. Price performance for year-to-date for the company’s stock appears to be pessimistic, given the fact the metric is recording 20.19%. Additionally, trading for the stock in the period of the last six months notably deteriorated to -32.43%, alongside a downfall of -28.98% for the period of the last 12 months. The shares increased approximately by 43.95% in the 7-day charts and went fell by 73.73% in the period of the last 30 days. Common stock shares were driven by 17.92% for the lastly recorded quarter.