J.C. Penney competitorsClear all

J.C. Penney's top competitors include Burlington Stores, Kohl's, Macy's, Target and Stage Stores.
J.C. Penney
J.C. Penney
J. C. Penney is a department store chain.
Burlington Stores
Burlington Stores
Burlington Stores operates as a retailer of branded apparel products.
Kohl's
Kohl's
Kohl's is a company that operates a chain of family-oriented department stores.
Macy's
Macy's
Macy's is a global retail company that sells apparel, accessories, cosmetics, home furnishings, and other consumer goods.
Target
Target
Target is as a general merchandise retailer.
Stage Stores
Stage Stores
Stage Stores is a retailer of apparel, accessories, cosmetics, footwear, and home goods.
Founding Date
Founding Date
1902
Founding Date
1972
Founding Date
1962
Founding Date
1858
Founding Date
1962
Founding Date
1988
Type
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Tags
Locations
Locations
Plano, US HQ
Locations
Burlington, US HQ
Hanover, DE
Dublin, IE
San Juan, PR
Chester, GB
Chesterfield, GB
Liverpool, GB
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Locations
Menomonee Falls, US HQ
New York, US
Locations
Cincinnati, US HQ
Duluth, US
Mason, US
New York, US
New York, US
New York, US
San Francisco, US
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Locations
Minneapolis, US HQ
Bengaluru, IN
Brooklyn Park, US
San Francisco, US
Sunnyvale, US
Tempe, US
Locations
Houston, US HQ
Employees
Employees
90,0005% decrease
Employees
47,0007% increase
Employees
37,0009% increase
Employees
123,0005% decrease
Employees
368,0002% increase
Employees
13,6006% decrease
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
58.6 m
Valuation ($)
13.8 b
Valuation ($)
3 b
Valuation ($)
2 b
Valuation ($)
61.2 b
Valuation ($)
11.4 m
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
448.2 k
Twitter followers
14.9 k
Twitter followers
785.7 k
Twitter followers
926.8 k
Twitter followers
2 m
Twitter followers
2.4 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
43
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
3
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
642
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
849
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
766
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
13
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
7
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.6
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.1
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
18.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
76.74%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
66.67%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
14.33%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
9.19%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
77.81%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
4347
Alexa Website Rank
24011
Alexa Website Rank
1361
Alexa Website Rank
1160
Alexa Website Rank
285
Alexa Website Rank
79878
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
3.2
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
2.9

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
$12b (FY, 2018)
Revenue (est.)
$6.7b (FY, 2018)
Revenue (est.)
$20b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$24.6b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$78.1b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$1.6b (FY, 2018)
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
$7.9b (FY, 2018)
Cost of goods
$3.9b (FY, 2018)
Cost of goods
$12.1b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
$15.2b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
$54.9b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
$1.3b (FY, 2018)
Gross profit
Gross profit
$4.1b (FY, 2018)
Gross profit
$2.8b (FY, 2018)
Gross profit
$7.8b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
$9.4b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
$23.2b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
$390.6m (FY, 2018)
Net income
Net income
($255m) (FY, 2018)
Net income
$414.7m (FY, 2018)
Net income
$691m (FY, 2019)
Net income
$564m (FY, 2019)
Net income
$3.3b (FY, 2019)
Net income
($87.7m) (FY, 2018)

Operating

Distribution Centers
Distribution Centers
N/A
Distribution Centers
N/A
Distribution Centers
62 (FY, 2019)
Distribution Centers
N/A
Distribution Centers
42 (Q4, 2019)
Distribution Centers
5 (FY, 2018)
Retail Space, sq. ft.
Retail Space, sq. ft.
N/A
Retail Space, sq. ft.
N/A
Retail Space, sq. ft.
N/A
Retail Space, sq. ft.
119.5 m (FY, 2019)
Retail Space, sq. ft.
240.5 m (Q4, 2019)
Retail Space, sq. ft.
16.4 m (FY, 2018)
Revenue per Average Gross Square Foot
Revenue per Average Gross Square Foot
$122 (FY, 2018)
Revenue per Average Gross Square Foot
N/A
Revenue per Average Gross Square Foot
$229 (FY, 2019)
Revenue per Average Gross Square Foot
N/A
Revenue per Average Gross Square Foot
N/A
Revenue per Average Gross Square Foot
N/A
Stores
Stores
846 (Q3, 2019)
Stores
726 (Q3, 2019)
Stores
1.2 k (FY, 2019)
Stores
839 (FY, 2019)
Stores
1.9 k (Q4, 2019)
Stores
786 (Q2, 2019)
Stores Closed
Stores Closed
15 (Q2, 2019)
Stores Closed
2 (Q3, 2019)
Stores Closed
N/A
Stores Closed
N/A
Stores Closed
N/A
Stores Closed
N/A
Stores Leased
Stores Leased
462 (FY, 2018)
Stores Leased
637 (FY, 2018)
Stores Leased
512 (FY, 2019)
Stores Leased
N/A
Stores Leased
N/A
Stores Leased
N/A
Stores Opened
Stores Opened
1 (FY, 2018)
Stores Opened
52 (Q3, 2019)
Stores Opened
N/A
Stores Opened
N/A
Stores Opened
N/A
Stores Opened
N/A
Stores Owned
Stores Owned
402 (FY, 2018)
Stores Owned
37 (FY, 2018)
Stores Owned
409 (FY, 2019)
Stores Owned
N/A
Stores Owned
N/A
Stores Owned
N/A
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Burlington Stores
HQ
Burlington, US
Employees
47,000↑ 7% increase

Burlington Stores operates as a retailer of branded apparel products.

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Kohl's
HQ
Menomonee Falls, US
Employees
37,000↑ 9% increase

Kohl's is a company that operates a chain of family-oriented department stores.

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Macy's
HQ
Cincinnati, US
Employees
123,000↓ 5% decrease

Macy's is a global retail company that sells apparel, accessories, cosmetics, home furnishings, and other consumer goods.

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Target
HQ
Minneapolis, US
Employees
368,000↑ 2% increase

Target is as a general merchandise retailer.

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