JCP
$9.22
J.C. Penney Company
($.03)
(.32%)

Earnings History

Earnings
Revenue
Reaction
Drift
Lowers Guidance
Q 10/2011
10/6/2011
8:30:00 AM
$0.10 to $0.15
$0.16
2.8%
9.6%
Guidance:
Consensus:
J. C. Penney Lowers Guidance

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. said it now expects third quarter earnings of $0.10 to $0.15 per share, excluding restructuring charges. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $0.20 to $0.25 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $0.16 per share for the quarter ending October 31, 2011.
In-line Guidance
Q 01/2012
11/14/2011
7:50:00 AM
$1.05 to $1.15
$1.14
-2.8%
-5.9%
Guidance:
Consensus:
J. C. Penney Guides In-line

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. said it expects fourth quarter earnings of $1.05 to $1.15 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.14 per share for the quarter ending January 31, 2012.
EPS Below Estimates
Q 01/2012
1/5/2012
8:30:00 AM
$0.65 to $0.70
$1.07
-2.7%
5.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
J. C. Penney Guides Lower

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. said it expects fourth quarter earnings of $0.65 to $0.70 per share. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $1.05 to $1.15 per share and the current consensus earnings estimate is $1.07 per share for the quarter ending January 31, 2012.
EPS Above Estimates
FY 2013
1/26/2012
10:34:00 AM
at least $2.16
18.8%
20.7%
Guidance:
Consensus:
jcpenney Provides 2012 Guidance Above Estimates

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. said it expects fiscal 2012 non-GAAP earnings to meet or exceed $2.16 per share. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.62 per share for the year ending January 31, 2013.
Revenue Below Estimates
Q 04/2013
5/7/2013
4:05:33 PM
7.5%
12.0%
Guidance:
Consensus:
J. C. Penney Guides Below Estimates

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. said it expects first quarter revenue of approximately $2.635 billion. The current consensus revenue estimate is $2.76 billion for the quarter ending April 30, 2013.
EPS Above Estimates
FY 2017
2/25/2016
9:45:34 PM
at least $0.01
14.7%
16.2%
Guidance:
Consensus:
J.C. Penney Guides to a Profit

J.C. Penney Company Inc said it expects to be profitable for the fiscal year. The current consensus estimate is a loss of $0.27 per share for the quarter ending January 31, 2017.
Reaffirms
FY 2017
5/13/2016
7:30:07 AM
at least $0.01
-2.8%
5.2%
Guidance:
Consensus:
J.C. Penney Reaffirms

J.C. Penney Company Inc said it continues to expect to be profitable for the fiscal year. The current consensus estimate is for earnings of $0.01 per share for the year ending January 31, 2017.
Reaffirms
FY 2017
8/12/2016
7:30:18 AM
at least $0.01
6.1%
1.7%
Guidance:
Consensus:
J.C. Penney Reaffirms

J.C. Penney Company Inc said it continues to expect to be profitable for the fiscal year. The current consensus estimate is for earnings of $0.05 per share for the year ending January 31, 2017.
EPS Above Estimates
FY 2019
8/17/2016
4:15:44 PM
-4.4%
-7.6%
Guidance:
Consensus:
J.C. Penney Sees 2019 Above Estimates

J.C. Penney Company Inc said it expects fiscal 2019 earnings of $1.40 to $1.55 per share. The consensus earnings estimate is $0.52 per share for the year ending January 31, 2017.
Date
Grade
Actual
Earnings
Whisper
Consensus
Estimate
Surprise
Growth
Gap
Drift
11/14/2011
7:50:00 AM
Oct '11
Q3 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D-
EPS
Rev
$0.18
$4.0 Bil
-
($0.12)
$4.1 Bil
250.0%
-2.1%
-13.6%
-4.8%
-2.3%
-5.9%
2/24/2012
8:00:00 AM
Jan '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G F
EPS
Rev
$0.21
$5.4 Bil
-
$0.67
$5.5 Bil
-68.7%
-1.4%
-82.7%
-4.9%
-1.9%
-5.3%
5/15/2012
4:02:00 PM
Apr '12
Q1 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G F
EPS
Rev
($0.25)
$3.2 Bil
-
($0.11)
$3.5 Bil
-127.3%
-9.4%
-
-20.1%
-15.2%
-3.5%
8/10/2012
6:00:00 AM
Jul '12
Q2 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G F
EPS
Rev
($0.37)
$3.0 Bil
($0.27)
($0.24)
$3.3 Bil
-37.0%
-7.3%
-
-22.6%
12.1%
0.4%
11/9/2012
7:00:00 AM
Oct '12
Q3 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G F
EPS
Rev
($0.93)
$2.9 Bil
-
($0.08)
$3.3 Bil
-1,062.5%
-11.0%
-
-26.6%
-9.9%
-16.7%
2/27/2013
4:30:45 PM
Jan '13
Q4 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G F
EPS
Rev
($1.95)
$3.9 Bil
($0.21)
($0.19)
$4.2 Bil
-828.6%
-6.6%
-
-28.4%
-15.5%
-17.1%
5/16/2013
3:32:00 PM
Apr '13
Q1 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G -
EPS
Rev
($1.31)
$2.6 Bil
-
($1.16)
$2.8 Bil
-12.9%
-4.5%
-
-16.4%
-5.3%
6.7%
8/20/2013
7:31:04 AM
Jul '13
Q2 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G -
EPS
Rev
($2.16)
$2.7 Bil
($1.17)
($1.13)
$2.8 Bil
-84.6%
-5.9%
-
-11.9%
6.9%
-6.9%
11/20/2013
7:30:57 AM
Oct '13
Q3 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G -
EPS
Rev
($1.81)
$2.8 Bil
($1.63)
($1.86)
$2.8 Bil
-11.0%
-0.4%
-
-5.1%
9.3%
5.9%
2/26/2014
4:01:15 PM
Jan '14
Q4 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G -
EPS
Rev
($0.68)
$3.8 Bil
-
($0.79)
$3.9 Bil
13.9%
-4.0%
-
-2.6%
22.8%
18.0%
5/15/2014
4:01:37 PM
Apr '14
Q1 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G -
EPS
Rev
($1.16)
$2.8 Bil
($1.19)
($1.27)
$2.7 Bil
2.5%
3.4%
-
6.3%
17.9%
-8.7%
8/15/2014
3:55:52 AM
Jul '14
Q2 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G -
EPS
Rev
($0.75)
$2.8 Bil
($0.89)
($0.98)
$2.8 Bil
15.7%
0.7%
-
5.1%
2.7%
1.9%
11/12/2014
4:03:03 PM
Oct '14
Q3 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G -
EPS
Rev
($0.77)
$2.8 Bil
-
($0.83)
$2.8 Bil
7.2%
-1.6%
-
-0.5%
-8.8%
2.5%
2/26/2015
4:06:38 PM
Jan '15
Q4 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G -
EPS
Rev
$0.00
$3.9 Bil
$0.24
$0.14
$3.9 Bil
-100.0%
0.9%
-
2.9%
-12.3%
-4.4%
5/13/2015
4:06:32 PM
Apr '15
Q1 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D+
EPS
Rev
($0.57)
$2.9 Bil
($0.74)
($0.79)
$2.9 Bil
23.0%
-0.1%
-
2.0%
-0.5%
2.0%
8/14/2015
7:45:37 AM
Jul '15
Q2 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D
EPS
Rev
($0.41)
$2.9 Bil
($0.39)
($0.50)
$2.9 Bil
-5.1%
0.5%
-
2.7%
7.6%
-6.9%
11/13/2015
7:31:52 AM
Oct '15
Q3 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D+
EPS
Rev
($0.47)
$2.9 Bil
($0.50)
($0.58)
$2.9 Bil
6.0%
0.6%
-
4.8%
-7.7%
-3.9%
2/25/2016
9:45:34 PM
Jan '16
Q4 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$0.39
$4.0 Bil
$0.27
$0.22
-
44.4%
-
-
2.6%
15.4%
16.2%
5/13/2016
7:30:07 AM
Apr '16
Q1 '17
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
($0.32)
$2.8 Bil
($0.30)
($0.40)
$2.9 Bil
-6.7%
-4.1%
-
-1.6%
-5.6%
5.2%
8/12/2016
7:30:18 AM
Jul '16
Q2 '17
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
($0.05)
$2.9 Bil
($0.12)
($0.15)
$2.9 Bil
58.3%
-0.4%
-
1.5%
1.4%
1.7%
EPS
Rev
-
-
-
($0.19)
$3.0 Bil
-
-
-
2.9%
EPS
Rev
-
-
-
$0.73
$4.2 Bil
-
-
87.2%
3.9%
2/25/2011
$34.16
$1.59
$17.76 Bil
-
-
-
2/24/2012
$41.72
$0.94
$17.26 Bil
-40.9%
-2.8%
22.1%
2/27/2013
$21.16
($3.49)
$12.99 Bil
-471.3%
-24.8%
-49.3%
2/26/2014
$5.96
($5.74)
$11.86 Bil
-
-8.7%
-71.8%
2/26/2015
$9.12
($2.67)
$12.26 Bil
-
3.4%
53.0%
2/25/2016
$8.36
($1.03)
$12.63 Bil
-
3.0%
-8.3%
2/25/2017
$9.22
$0.16
$12.85 Bil
-
1.8%
10.3%
2/25/2018
$13.79
$0.69
$13.24 Bil
331.3%
3.0%
49.6%
2/25/2019
-
$0.80
-
15.9%
-
-

Price Projection

Current Value
$12
29%
Projected Price
$14
50%