JCP Highlights of Most Active Stock
J. C. Penney Company, Inc.’s (JCP) witnessed a loss of -0.66% in recent trading period with closing price of $ 3.02. The company’s last traded volume of 9.31 million shares was above it’s an average volume of 15.99 million shares.
JCP Stock to Watch ROA, ROE, ROI and 20-Days SMA 50-Days, 200-Days Moving Average:
In the trailing 12 months period, return on assets ratio of the Company was -1.40%. Formula Return on Assets = Earnings / Asset Base Some calculations may include intangible assets while some others may exclude them from calculation of Return on Assets. Return on equity ratio was -9.60%. Formula Return On Capital Invested = Profit After Tax (PAT) / Equity Return on Equity (ROE) is one of the few ratios that uses after tax profits Return on equity tells the shareholders how many dollars of post-tax earnings, the company generated for every dollar of equity capital it had. Its return on investment ratio was 2.40%. The Return on Invested Capital (ROIC) metric measures the company’s efficiency at allocating its resources to generate the maximum return. Thus ROIC shows the relationship between invested capital and return. It must be thought about as having Rs X in earnings for every rupee in invested capital. The stock’s price switched up -3.14% 20-Days Simple Moving Average, dropped -8.13% from 50-Days Simple Moving Average and fell -16.82% from 200 Days Simple Moving Average.
JCP 52 weeks high, low
The stock as of last trading session moved 28.51% up from its 52 week low and was -47.29% behind its 52 week high. A 52-week high/low is the Upward and downward price that a stock has traded at during the previous year. Many traders and investors view the 52-week up or down as an important factor in determining a stock’s current value and predicting future price movement. As a stock trades within its 52-week price range (the range that exists between the 52-week low and the 52-week high), investors may show improved interest as price nears either the high or the low. JCP In the Profitability Analysis:
net profit margin of the firm was recorded at -0.90% and operating profit margin was calculated at 0.70% while gross profit margin was measured as 34.60%. Beta factor, which measures the riskiness of the security, was registered at 0.74.
EPS growth for this year is -13.60% and EPS growth for next year is expected to reach at 25.27%. EPS growth in past five years was 32.80%. Sales growth past 5 years was measured at -0.70% .The Company has 312.60 million shares outstanding and 307.56 million shares were floated in market.
JCP Short ratio and ATR:
The short ratio in the company’s stock is documented at 7.33 and the short float is around of 38.08%. The average true range of the stock is observed at 0.17 and the relative strength index of the stock is recorded at 43.81.
JCP P/E and Volatility
The volatility in the previous week has experienced by 5.54% and observed of 5.43% in the previous month.75.60% ownership is held by institutional investors while insiders hold ownership of 1.60%.
JCP Liquidity ratio analysis:
In the liquidity ratio analysis; quick ratio for most recent quarter was 0.30 while current ratio for time period was 1.50. In most recent quarter, LT Debt/Equity ratio was listed at 2.89 and Total Debt/Equity ratio was noted at 3.07. The debt to equity ratio tells the shareholders as well as debt holders the relative amounts they are contributing to the capital. It needs to be understood that it is a part to part comparison and not a part to whole comparison.
JCP Performance history:
Looking about the past performance history, the company plunged -2.58% in past week and declined -6.79% in one month. During the past three month period the stock dropped -16.34% and increased 7.86% in past six month. During the twelve month it lost -44.99% and year to date performance of -4.43%.