JC Penney Is The Bright Spot For Retail This WeekJ.C. Penney delivered some encouraging news in the form of rising comparable-stores Friday, reversing four straight quarters of declines.
JCPenney Shares Tumble After Weak Profit OutlookJ.C. Penney is issuing a weak profit forecast as it accelerated its move to slash prices on goods to clear out inventory. Shares are tumbling more than 25-percent in premarket trading.
JC Penney Extends A Gloomy Week For RetailersJ.C. Penney is reporting a loss of $62 million in its fiscal second quarter. The Plano-based company had a loss of 20 cents per share.
Losses J.C. Penney Double, Sales And Shares SlideJ.C. Penney Co. is reporting a loss of $180 million in its fiscal first quarter.
J.C. Penney Delays Closing Of 138 Stores By Several WeeksJ.C. Penney says it is delaying the closure of 138 stores by several weeks to take advantage of better-than-expected sales at those locations.
J. C. Penney Releases List Of Upcoming Store ClosuresIt was late last month with Plano-based J.C. Penney announced that nearly 150 stores would be closed over the next several months. Today the company released specific information.
Despite Increased Profits, J.C. Penney To Close Some 140 StoresJ.C. Penney says it will be closing anywhere from 130 to 140 stores as well as two distribution centers over the next several months as it aims to improve profitability.
Some Retailers Go Into 2017 With Too Many StoresSome U.S. retailers, like North Texas-based J.C. Penney, have a problem they can’t easily resolve: They have too many stores. And even though they’ve announced closings, it’s increasingly likely they’ll have to shutter more.
After The Turkey, Some Hit The Shops To Start Holiday SeasonAfter enjoying the Thanksgiving turkey, some Americans hit the shops for what retailers hope will be a new tradition to start the holiday shopping season.
As Holiday Season Approaches JCPenney Reports 3Q LossShares of J.C. Penney slumped Friday after the department store chain wrestled with sluggish sales, particularly in apparel. The company has reported a loss of $67 million in its fiscal third quarter.
Thanksgiving Day Shopping Is Here To Stay -- With Some TweaksThanksgiving Day shopping is a delight to some and an anathema to others, but it isn't going away and some stores are rethinking their strategies on whether it makes sense to be open on the holiday itself.
JC Penney Adds To The Misery In Retail As Sales FadeShares of Plano-based J.C. Penney tumbled 10 percent before the opening bell Friday after posting an unexpected sales drop, capping a miserable week for retailers.