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J.C. Penney


The department store operator sells apparel, footwear, accessories and beauty products at its locations and online.


Marvin R. Ellison




General Merchandisers

HQ Location

Plano, TX

Years on Fortune 500 List




Figures are for fiscal year ended Jan. 31, 2016.
Key Financials (last fiscal year)
$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$12,6253.0%
Profits ($M)$-513
Assets ($M)$9,442
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$1,309
Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$3,394
Profit Ratios
Profit as % of Revenues-4.1%
Profits as % of Assets-5.4%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity-39.2%
Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)
Earnings Per Share ($)-1.68
EPS % Change (from 2014)-
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-
Total Return
Total Return to Investors (2015)2.8%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)-26.6%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)-18.0%
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