J C Penney Company Inc (JCP.N)
2 Dec 2016
Nov 11 J.C. Penney Co Inc reported a surprise 0.8 percent fall in quarterly comparable-store sales on Friday, reflecting weak traffic, increasing competition from online and off-price retailers and a general shift away from spending on apparel.
* Says no intention of discontinuing relationship with welspun, offering refund on certain Royal Velvet items made by Welspun
* Beginning Oct. 5, will offer refund on Royal Velvet Egyptian Cotton Towels or Royal Velvet Egyptian Cotton Damask Stripe Comforter Set Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
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Along with the perennial run on leggings, students returning to America's classrooms this year are making a beeline for retro sneakers, "cold-shoulder" tops, versatile laptops and USB drives.
* CEO Marvin Ellison reports open market purchase of 50,000 shares of co's common stock on August 25 - sec filing
* JCP leverages advantage of existing infrastructure for buy online, ship to store; 1/3 jcp.com orders picked up this way - analyst day
* CEO on conf call - opened 27 new Sephora locations in Q2, plan to open 4 more later this fall
* Q2 earnings per share view $-0.15 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S
* Over 150,000 items on jcp.com are now available for same-day pick up at any jcpenney store Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +1 646 223 8780)