J . C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP), one of the nation’s largest apparel and home furnishing retailers, is dedicated to fitting the diversity of America with unparalleled style, quality and value. Across approximately 1,020 stores and at jcpenney.com, customers will discover a broad assortment of national, private and exclusive brands to fit all shapes, sizes, occasions and budgets. 

We’re in the midst of reinventing ourselves to fit the diversity of America. We’re looking for motivated, talented, professional, passionate people who will stand a head above the rest. With an inclusive environment and a culture to match, you’ll find career-defining moments, and maybe a new sense of purpose along the way. And we know you’ll get there in a style that’s all your own.

Company Growth (employees)
Plano, US
Size (employees)
105,000 (est)
J.C. Penney was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Plano, US

Key People at J.C. Penney

Marvin  Ellison

Marvin Ellison

Edward  Record

Edward Record

Andy  Drexler

Andy Drexler

SVP, Chief Accounting Officer and Controller
Jodie  Johnson

Jodie Johnson

SVP, GMM, Footwear, Handbags and Intimate Apparel
Pam  Mortensen

Pam Mortensen

SVP, GMM, Fine Jewelry and Accessories
Janet  Link

Janet Link

EVP, General Counsel
Michael  Amend

Michael Amend

EVP, Omnichannel
John  Tighe

John Tighe

EVP, Chief Merchant
Katheryn  Burchett

Katheryn Burchett

SVP, Real Estate and Property Development

J.C. Penney Office Locations

J.C. Penney has an office in Plano
Plano, US (HQ)
6501 Legacy Dr

J.C. Penney Metrics

J.C. Penney Financial Metrics

Revenue (2016)

$12.5 b

Revenue growth (2015-16), %


Gross profit

$4.5 b

Gross profit margin (2016), %


Net income (2016)

$1 m

Market capitalization (21-Mar-2017)

$1.7 b

Closing share price (21-Mar-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

$887 m
J.C. Penney's current market capitalization is $1.7 b.
J.C. Penney's revenue was reported to be $12.5 b in FY, 2016 which is a 0.6% decrease from the previous period.
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$13 b$11.9 b$12.6 b$12.5 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

$8.4 b$8 b$8.1 b$8.1 b

Gross profit

$4.6 b$3.9 b$4.6 b$4.5 b

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

$4.9 b$4.6 b$4.6 b$4.1 b

Income tax expense

($498 m)$23 m$9 m$1 m

Net Income

($1.4 b)($771 m)($513 m)$1 m
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$1.5 b$1.3 b$900 m$887 m

Current Assets

$4.8 b$4.3 b$4 b$4.1 b

Total Assets

$11.8 b$10.4 b$9.4 b$9.3 b

Total Debt

$5.5 b$5.3 b$4.7 b$4.3 b

Current Liabilities

$2.8 b$2.2 b$2.4 b$2.4 b

Common Stock

$152 m$152 m$153 m$154 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

$4.6 b$4.6 b$4.7 b$4.7 b

Total Equity

$1.3 b$1.4 b

Debt to Equity Ratio

3.6 x3.2 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0.5 x0.5 x0.5 x0.5 x

Financial Leverage

7.2 x6.9 x
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

($1.4 b)($771 m)($513 m)$1 m


($594 m)$283 m($69 m)($133 m)

Capital Expenditures

($951 m)($252 m)($320 m)($427 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

($789 m)($142 m)($296 m)($316 m)

Long-term Borrowings

($256 m)($412 m)($520 m)($2.3 b)

J.C. Penney Market Value History

J.C. Penney Job Categories

J.C. Penney Online Presence

J.C. Penney Company Life

You may also be interested in