investments into the business should weigh on the company for the remainder of the year, and margin expansion could be harder to achieve as Polo continues to enter more moderate channels like the American Living launch at J.C. Penney JCP .
barrons.com/articles/norfolk-southern-americas-cheapest-railway-ticket-1415436101 Bearish stories: J.C penny [ JCP ; pg 24]. Pg 18: Recommendations from the annual Windy City [Chicago] Invest for Kids Charity program: Robbins/Glenview
except TJX are targets of activists or takeovers]. The retail ETF is RTH . Avoid richly valued AMZN, and struggling SHLD, JCP . While the retail ETF RTH is down -2% YTD, some retailers are down as much as -39% YTD. Activists are getting involved
Cover story “ Retail on Sale ”. Attractive are BBBY, GME, SPLS, TGT, TJX, WFM . Retail ETF is RTH . Avoid AMZN, SHLD, JCP . All links mentioned are open today. More later.....
4% from the first quarter. And if there are gains in June, that 4.4% will be higher still. I may add to my holding of JCP , if I can find something I wish to sell! I also like another comment elsewhere in today's Magazine about LUV which I own
flow return (CFROI), change in CFROI, and sales growth]. Top 5: V, ECL, MA, ABC, QCOM . Bottom 5: SHLD, AMD, NAV, JCP , BBRY . Cheapest 5 based on P/E are AAL, TA, HPQ, RE, PRU . All links mentioned are open today. More later.....
anymore) had a rough December. The array of store types that missed expectations ranged from h.h. gregg HGG and J.C. Penney JCP to Family Dollar FDO and Bed Bath and Beyond BBBY. The season started off with an acceptable Black Friday week rush followed
On Wednesday, J.C. Penney provided an update on its performance for the holiday period, noting that it was "pleased" with its performance and turnaround efforts and that turnaround efforts continue to show progress. Management also disclosed that "customers responded well to the company's offerings
Hewlett-Packard HPQ is the most notable example; Softbank's investment in Sprint S was another vindication. (Dell and J.C. Penney JCP are recent exceptions, but these were also very small positions that did not do much damage.) Overall, the managers added
settlement with Bank of America BAC. Today, the fund appears to own just Sears, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and J.C. Penney JCP debt. It's closed to new investors, and that's probably just as well after its huge gain in 2013. Morgan Stanley Focus