Many shoppers will shell out a little more money if they know a product, especially clothing, is environmentally friendly, market researchers report. Major retailers like J.C. Penney, H&M, and Target are increasingly tapping into that consciousness with fashion lines made from recycled fabrics. Show More Summary
J.C. Penney plans to open "toy shops" within its department stores in an effort to recapture the magic from when it sold toys in its holiday catalogs.
Despite improvements in the second quarter, J.C. Penney has been hit by the industry-wide slump and CFO Edward Record is stepping down.
by Kennett Werner It’s been a remarkably tough year for the retail sector. So far in 2017, retailers have set a record pace for bankruptcies and store closings. Household names are faring no better than small shops: J.C. Penney saidShow More Summary
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A substance released into the air inside a J.C. Penney department store in Antioch on Tuesday evening caused 11 people to have trouble breathing, officials said. A hazardous materials team was entering the store in the 4900 block ofShow More Summary
Iconic mall-based department chains, like Sears and JC Penney, are announcing hundreds of store closures in 2017 More chains are expected to announce shutdowns over the next decade Experts say the shuttered locations could turn intoShow More Summary
The 318,000-square-foot 715 Peachtree, a former J.C. Penney Co. regional headquarters located near the Fox Theater, is being renovated and marketed to tech companies. The 55-story Bank of America Plaza, Atlanta tallest office building, was until recently considered a lock for landing the Honeywell expansion.
The segue could mean more bulk commercial orders
Two former deputies with the Kern County Sheriff's Office have pleaded guilty to selling marijuana that was seized in raids, federal prosecutors say. Derrick Penney, 34, and Logan August, 30, pleaded guilty Monday to marijuana trafficking charges, U.S. Atty. Phillip Talbert said. According to court...
J.C. Penney has unsurprisingly joined a growing list of retailers reporting weak first quarters. Before Friday's market open, J.C. Penney reported a first-quarter net loss of 38 cents a share, compared to the loss of 21 cents a share analysts surveyed at Factset expected.
JC Penney is the latest retailer to give a window into how traditional retailers are faring amidst a rapidly changing landscape
JC Penney shares are at an all-time low, and below where they first traded publicly early in 1978. STOCK PRICE FOR JCP Full price information Read more...
Retailers have had a tough week after poor earnings reports. Here how to trade Macy's, Amazon, Nordstrom, Dillard's and J.C. Penney now.
JC Penney shares are at an all-time low, and below where they first traded publicly early in 1978. Retailers sold off for a second day after earnings results confirmed again that the brick-and-mortar industry is in trouble. JC Penney fell by as much as 10% on Friday to a record low of $4.73 a share. Show More Summary
``J.C. Penney's stock plunged Friday after the embattled retailer reported weak comparable sales and a massive net loss in the first quarter... Revenue: $2.71 billion vs. an estimate of $2.77 billion, Thomson Reuters analysts said. Same-store sales: 3.5 percent drop vs. Show More Summary
JC Penney on Friday reported a smaller-than-expected loss in the first quarter, but sales that missed analysts' forecasts. Its shares fell by as much as 6% in volatile premarket trading. The retailer reported an adjusted loss per share...Show More Summary
J.C. Penney (NYSE: JCP) initially resisted the department-store industry trend toward closing lots of stores. However, the company gave in after sales growth ground to a halt in 2016. Earlier this year, it announced plans to shutter 130 to 140 stores during the second quarter. Show More Summary
J.C. Penney Co. said it’s delaying its plan to close 138 stores by one month because sales and traffic at the locations have been better than expected. The only Southern California store involved is in Orange. In a bid to cut costs and boost its long-term performance, the department store chain...