Shares of J.C. Penney Company Holding Company (JCP) Sees Large Inflow of Net Money Flow

J.C. Penney Company Holding Company (JCP) : Tuesdays money flow points at investors jumping to buy the stock on the weakness of price. $17.28 million worth of transactions were on upticks, whereas, the downticks accounted for $13.33 million worth of transactions. The net money flow was a positive $3.94 million and the uptick to downtick ratio was 1.3. However, the block trades showed a clear dominance of the bulls with a very healthy ratio of 1.51 in their favor. The net money flow into the stock was $1.99 million. The value of block trades done on downticks was only $3.89 million. The lack of interest in trading on downticks shows that the investors dont want to sell their holdings. The upticks accounted for $5.89 million of the total block trades, indicating continued buying interest on weakness, which bodes well for the future of the stock. J.C. Penney Company Holding Company (JCP) was trading at $8.56, down $0.12 during day. The stock slid -1.38% over the previous days close. For the week, the stock recorded 0.82% over the previous weeks close.


The company Insiders own 1.28% of J.C. Penney Company Holding Company shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by 57.51% . Institutional Investors own 82.27% of J.C. Penney Company Holding Company shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of 3%. In an insider trading activity, Tysoe Ronald W, director of J C Penney Co Inc had purchased 25,000 shares on May 17, 2016 in a transaction. The price per share was $7.24 and the total amount of the disclosed transaction was $181,000.The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing. This information is based on open market transaction at the market prices.

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. has dropped 1.15% in the last five trading days, however, the shares have posted positive gains of 4.39% in the last 4 weeks. J. C. Penney Company, Inc. has dropped 12.21% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 28.53%.

J.C. Penney Company Holding Company (NYSE:JCP): On Tuesdays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $8.72 with an intraday high of $8.8. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $8.525. However, the stock managed to close at $8.56, a loss of 1.38% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $8.68. The total traded volume of the day was 12,953,214 shares.

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCPenney) is a holding company. The Companys operating subsidiary is J. C. Penney Corporation, Inc. (JCP). The Companys business consists of selling merchandise and services to consumers through its department stores and Website at, which utilizes applications for desktop, mobile and tablet devices. The Companys online customer purchases by direct shipment to the customer from its distribution facilities and stores or from its suppliers warehouses and by in store customer pick up. The Company sells family apparel and footwear, accessories, fine and fashion jewelry, beauty products through Sephora inside JCPenney and home furnishings. The Companys department stores provide its customers with services, such as styling salon, optical, portrait photography and custom decorating.

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