JC Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) Jumps 1.96% Monday's Pre-Market

The company has a market cap of $2.18B and now has 305.28M shares outstanding. (NYSE:JCP) is projected at 59 percent in the Current Quarter and 40.6 percent in the Next Quarter, according to analysts. The 1 year EPS growth rate is 33.60%. On average, equities analysts forecast that J.C. Penney Company, Inc.

In the liquidity ratio analysis; quick ratio for most recent quarter was 0.20 while current ratio for time period was 1.50.

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Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $0.01/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $0.04/share.

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Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) recently recorded 2.37 percent change and now at $5.61 is 7.88 percent away from its 52-week low and down -36.03 percent versus its peak. The company had Year Ago Sales of 4 Billion.

Several company insiders have filed Insider transactions, on Nov 21, 2016, John Joseph Iii Tighe (EVP, Chief Merchant) sold 38,756 shares at $9.33 per share price. Credit Suisse Group assumed coverage on shares of J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) might hit $10.1, however, the High Price Target and Low price Target are $15 and $7, respectively. (NYSE:JCP) also in plain sight to attract passive investors, shares in most recent trading session eased up 0.99% after traded at $7.14. Company has a market cap of $2,201 M. Holding Company has a 52-week low of $6.35 and a 52-week high of $11.99. Given that its average daily volume over the 30 days has been 20.17 million shares a day, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm. The stock hit its 52-Week High on Mar 8, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 30, 2017. The company saw 18.56 million shares trade hands over the course of the day. The company's P/E is 0 and Forward P/E ratio is 12.04. The company's stock has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 5.5 percent, a Return on Equity (ROE) of 64.9 percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 15.1 percent. Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks since the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market.

14 analysts rated the stock of Apple Inc. (NYSE:VZ) is 2.73. The rating scale runs from 1 to 5 with 5 indicating a Strong Sell, 1 indicating a Strong Buy and 3 indicating a Hold. Consensus rating is in between 1-5. This echoes the recent optimism levied toward the tech stock, with a number of brokerage firms targeting record highs for Apple Inc. stock last week. The shares have been given a mean Overweight rating keeping in view the consensus of 23 Analysts. The stock has a 12-month low of 6.35. During the trading on 02/10/2017, Company's stock ranged from $7.00 to $7.40.

The Stock gained 1.6% and closed its last trading session at $5.7. Holding Company (NYSE:JCP) from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a research report report published on Wednesday. The high end of the revenue guidance is $89.66 Billion and the low end is $77.34 Billion. While remaining "unequivocally negative" on department stores in general, she does concede that there could be a near-term rally in the stocks, given that they are down some 13% since the holidays and are up against the easiest first-quarter comparisons since 2008-2009.

The growth estimate for Verizon Communications Inc. For the next 5 years, the company is expected to grow by 1.94 percent.

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