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  • 02/15/2018 10:59:04

    J.C. Penney is closing eight more stores. Is yours on the list?

    J.C. Penney is closing 8 more stores, after shuttering 138 last year        

  • 02/05/2018 15:45:00

    Why J.C. Penney Company, Inc. Stock Rose 17% in January

    The department store chain gained after reporting strong comparable sales growth for the holiday period.

  • 01/04/2018 18:03:24

    Macy’s and J.C. Penney had a decent Christmas after all

    Both had better-than-expected sales.        

  • 01/04/2018 09:34:51

    Macy's, Penney see holiday sales growth

    Macy's and J.C. Penney report holiday sales growth, offering encouraging signs for other retailers

  • 01/04/2018 06:52:50

    J.C. Penney reports 3.4% holiday season same-store sales increase

    J.C. Penney Co. Inc. reported a 3.4% same-store sales increase for the nine weeks ending Dec. 30, 2017, and reaffirmed its full-year guidance in a Thursday announcement. The fourth-quarter FactSet consensus is for same-store sales growth of 0.8%. The retailer saw improved same-store performance across apparel, particularly in women's and kids, and double-digit sales growth in e-commerce, according to a statement from Chief Executive Marvin Ellison. And the company is now able to fill e-commerce orders from all of its brick-and-mortar stores, Ellison said. J.C. Penney reaffirmed its previous guidance for full-year fiscal 2017 adjusted earnings per share of 2 cents to 8 cents and flat to a 1% same-store sales decline. The FactSet consensus is for EPS of 7 cents and a same-store sales decline of 0.5%. J.C. Penney shares are unchanged in Thursday premarket trading, and up 4.5% for the past three months. The S&P 500 index is up nearly 7% for the period.Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news.

  • 01/04/2018 06:10:47

    J.C. Penney delivers encouraging holiday sales performance

    J.C. Penney emerged from the crucible of the holiday shopping season with a sales increase, providing a ray of hope for department stores.        

  • 01/01/2018 10:43:00

    Can J.C. Penney Weather a Market Downturn?

    The company has made some strides toward recovery, but it remains vulnerable.

  • 12/08/2017 16:08:38

    JC Penney launches subscription box for big and tall men

    J.C. Penney has partnered with Bombfell, a subscription box service similar to that of Stitch Fix and Trunk Club.        

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