Early action on shares of J. C. Penney Company, Inc.(NYSE:JCP) puts the stock on today’s active list. At press time, the stock had seen a change of -0.11% from the opening price. Monitoring recent stock trading activity, the stock price has reached $9.03. Company shares have been recently noted at -24.69% off of the 52 week high and 50.50% away from the 52 week low. Narrowing in closer, the stock is -20.09% off of the 50 day high and 6.24% removed from the 50 day low.
Sell side analysts that regularly cover the stock have provided price targets and recommendations on J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP). According to First Call, the consensus price target for the company is $12.18. The consensus recommendation provided by analysts is currently 2.50. This number is based on a scale from 1 to 5. Analysts rating the company a 1 or 2 indicate a Buy recommendation. Analysts rating the company a 4 or 5 indicate a Sell recommendation. Analysts rating the company a 3 indicate a Hold recommendation.
Past Stock Performance
Year to date performance for the stock sits at 34.98%. For the quarter, the stock has changed 5.27%. Monthly stock performance comes in at -5.27%. Looking a little bit closer, performance over the past week is -5.86%.