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  • Previous Rank235
  • Revenues ($M)$12,019.0
  • Revenue Percent Change-3.9%
  • Profits ($M)$-255.0
  • Profits Percent Change-
  • Assets ($M)$7,721.0
  • Employees95,000

Department store operator J.C. Penney is based in Plano, Texas and sells apparel, footwear, accessories, and beauty products online and at about 870 U.S. locations. It announced plans earlier in 2019 to close a number of locations.

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Company Info

Jill A. Soltau
CEO Title
Chief Executive Officer & Director
General Merchandisers
HQ Location
Plano, Texas
Years on Fortune 500 List25
Figures are for fiscal year ended Jan. 31, 2019.

J.C. Penney Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$12,019.0-3.9%
Profits ($M)$-255.0-
Assets ($M)$7,721.0-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$1,170.0-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues-2.1%
Profits as % of Assets-3.3%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity-21.8%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)-0.81
EPS % Change (from 2017)-
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)-67.1%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)-35.3%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)-24.8%