JC Penney Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Retailers Begin To Step Into Earnings Spotlight This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | Benzinga

    If the current earnings season is beginning to wind down, then it must be time for the big retailers to start sharing their latest financial results. J C Penney Company Inc and Macy's, Inc. are among the first to step onto the earnings stage this week.

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  2. How Facebook (Nasdaq: FB) Stock Can Fight Off a 2016 RecessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | Money Morning

    The Facebook stock price closed at an all-time high of $104.88 on Oct. 29, at a time when businesses in a variety of sectors are warning of slowing U.S. economic growth Many large companies have warned investors to temper their expectations for the end of 2015, as well as the start of 2016, as sales decline or remain stagnant. Money Morning Chief Investment Strategist Keith Fitz-Gerald stated that as of earlier this week, 41.5% of companies reporting earnings have beaten revenue estimates for Q3.

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  3. US retailers push banks to use PINs on credit cards as confusion reignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... are being made by groups representing large retailers, some big merchants say they have no plans to offer PINs. JC Penney Co Inc said it has no plans to introduce PINs and has yet to begin processing any chip transactions. An industry executive said ...

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  4. U.S. retailers push banks to use PINs on credit cards as confusion reignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | Reuters

    ... are being made by groups representing large retailers, some big merchants say they have no plans to offer PINs. JC Penney Co Inc said it has no plans to introduce PINs and has yet to begin processing any chip transactions. An industry executive said ...

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  5. Texas retirees worry about pitfalls of a pension de-riskingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | Star-Telegram.com

    Corporations across the nation are selling off their retiree pension responsibilities to investment funds or insurance companies, without the retirees' consent. The practice is known as pension de-risking, and it strips retirees of all legal protections the U.S. Congress intended under 1974's Employee Retirement Income Security Act, including the financial safety net of the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. On Oct. 2, Plano-based J.C. Penney announced that it too was cutting ties with 43,000 retirees, contracting with Prudential to take over the pension assets for these retirees via a group annuity contract.

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  6. Beverly 'Betty' AlbusRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | The Daily Gazette

    ... married Elmer “Bud” Albus on Feb. 11, 1947, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Sterling. Betty worked at JC Penney Co. for many years, and enjoyed country music, camping, reading, NASCAR, and going to the casino with family and friends. ...

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  7. J.C. Penney: Warm Weather Threatens Q3 PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    However, warm weather was cited as a potential risk to that belief, as it would significantly affect cool weather apparel sales. September 2015 ended up being the second warmest September on record, while October 2015 is tracking on par with the unseasonably warm October 2014.

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  8. American Airlines Is Moving to a New Headquarters Near Its Old OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | Skift

    Airline executives told employees this week that American will build a new home about a 2-mile drive from its current headquarters. American will remain close to its biggest hub, Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, and keep a Fort Worth address.

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  9. J.C. Penney lays off 300 in Plano, 9% of its headquarters jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    The 9 percent reduction is part of an ongoing effort to cut costs as Penney tries to become profitable again. CEO Marvin Ellison has been saying since he assumed the top job at Penney in August that he is reviewing the organization and looking for ways to save money.

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  10. J.C. Penney has laid off 300 in Plano, or 11% of its headquarters jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    J.C. Penney store in Stonebriar Centre Mall in Frisco, on Wednesday, February 26, 2014. J.C. Penney has laid off 300 employees in its Plano headquarters.

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  11. Synchrony: Compelling Business, But Is It Fully Priced?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    SYF trades at a premium to its peer group; the 2016 introduction of a dividend is a near-term catalyst. I had previously written about the choices available to General Electric shareholders with respect to their opportunity to swap stock for Synchrony .

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  12. J C Penney Company Short Interest Down 6.2% in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    J C Penney Company saw a large decrease in short interest during the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 91,473,155 shares, a decrease of 6.2% from the September 15th total of 97,521,783 shares, Marketbeat reports.

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  13. Dow Jones Industrial Average Adds 74 Points Despite Mixed Earnings ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    For Oct. 16, 2015, here's your top stock market news and stocks to watch based on today's market moves The Dow Jones Industrial Average today rallied 74 points on positive domestic economic data and mixed stock earnings reports. The U.S. Commerce Department reported consumer sentiment showed a strong rebound in early October, suggesting the economic recovery remained on track despite headwinds from a strong dollar and weak global demand that have weighed on the industrial sector.

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  14. Recent Research Analysts' Ratings Updates for J C Penney CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    They now have a $10.71 price target on the stock. 10/14/2015 - J C Penney Company was upgraded by analysts at Zacks from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating.

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  15. Analysis: Wal-Mart is taking expensive steps to reinvent itselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | The Columbian

    After decades of expansion, Wal-Mart Stores appears to be bumping up against the limits of the supercenter model that's made it the world's largest retailer. Pressure from Amazon.com and a growing cast of smaller retailers, from regional grocery-store chains to dollar stores, are pressuring the big-box model Sam Walton practically invented in the early 1960s.

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  16. Wal-Mart's 10% Drop Is An Overreaction: Wage Hikes Had Nowhere To Go But The Bottom LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Wage hikes were inevitable; Wal-Mart told us this 8 months ago. This expense had nowhere to go but to the bottom line.

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  17. Man shot outside AT&T Stadium diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... for the genre into a globe-trotting adventure. You can get that haircut you've been putting off this week and help JC Penney help those fighting breast cancer. JCP Salons are offering up Cuts for Hope this week. One dollar from every cut or trim ...

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  18. Wal-Mart Takes Page From Jeff Bezos Playbook: Investors Can WaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc. appears to be bumping up against the limits of the supercenter model that's made it the world's largest retailer. Amazon.com Inc. and a growing cast of smaller retailers, from regional grocery-store chains to dollar stores, have put pressure on the big-box model Sam Walton practically invented back in the early 1960s.

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  19. J C Penney Company Stock Rating Upgraded by Vetr Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The firm currently has a $10.71 price objective on the department store operator's stock. Vetr 's target price would suggest a potential upside of 13.57% from the company's previous close.

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  20. J C Penney Company Lifted to Buy at ZacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The firm currently has a $11.00 target price on the department store operator's stock. Zacks 's target price indicates a potential upside of 16.65% from the stock's current price.

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