Stocks J C Penney Company Inc

  • Next week is the biggest one of the earnings season for the retailers. While each will have different nuances, and wrap up the key holiday quarter, Wall Street will be focused on the sales forecast for the current quarter.

  • ABC, which broadcasts the event, said it saw the highest demand for Oscar ads in over a decade. The average 30 second spot sold for between $1.65 million and $1.8 million, the highest prices since 2008, when ads averaged $1.7 million.

  • Bill Ackman

    Hedge fund manager William Ackman, who has called nutritional supplements company Herbalife a pyramid scheme, said the biggest risk in shorting the company was whether regulators would take time to focus on the matter.

  • Bill Ackman on J.C. Penney

    At the 2013 Harbor Investment Conference, hedge fund titan Bill Ackman makes comments on J.C. Penney.

  • Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Retailer J.C. Penney increased its borrowing capacity under a bank credit facility by $100 million to $1.85 billion and expanded an option to borrow more at a later date, raising concerns among analysts as it works on a turnaround.

  • JCP CEO: Living a Luxe Life?

    As JC Penney flounders, reports swirl about CEO Ron Johnson frequenting luxury hotels on the company dime. CNBC's John Carney & Kelly Evans discuss.

  • JC Penney's CEO: Number 1 Priority to Return to Growth

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan offers insight on her interview with JC Penney CEO Ron Johnson about the retailer's extreme makeover over the last year. Johnson remains confident for 2013. CNBC's Herb Greenberg; Rick Snyder, Maxim Group; and Jan Kniffen, Worldwide Enterprises, weigh in.

  • Reagan & Ron Johnson

    JC Penney CEO Ron Johnson tells CNBC's Courtney Reagan his strategy has the company on the right track and says the transition needs to be done intelligently to generate returns.

  • Take a look at some of Wednesday's midday movers:

  • JC Penney CEO: Driving Growth

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan talks to JC Penney CEO Ron Johnson about the tough year the company has had. Johnson says JC Penney will return to growth this year.

  • "I believe we will return to growth this year," said the CEO of J.C. Penney in an interview with CNBC. "As we approach this year, the number one priority is to return to growth."

  • Playing JC Penney's Future?

    Did JC Penney's CEO make a convincing argument for his turnaround plan? Stacey Widlitz, S.W. Retail Advisors, and James Fallon, Women's Wear Daily, weigh in.

  • JCP's CEO: 'We Will Return to Growth This Year'

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan talks with Ron Johnson, JC Penney CEO, about whether his vision to transform the department store is working, and what customers and investors can expect to see next for the company.

  • JC Penney CEO to Speak Out

    CNBC's Courtney Regan provides a preview of JC Penney CEO Ron Johnson's upcoming interview, where he defends his plans to transform the troubled retailer.

  • How's JCP's Ron Johnson Doing?

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan has the details on Ron Johnson's first year at the helm of JC Penney.

  • The final leg in what could be a new market high has been paved with junk.

  • Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Top 3 Trades: Pfizer Beats, JC Penney's New Offer

    The FMHR traders offer their reaction to Pfizer's earnings and revenue beat, and news JC Penney will begin offering targeted discounts.

  • JC Penney CEO Bringing Back Sales

    CNBC's Gary Kaminsky offers his take on JC Penney CEO Ron Johnson's performance and the Dow closing in on 14,000.