JCPenney Shares Climb on Q4 Earnings

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JCPenney shares climbed yesterday as it revealed its first quarterly profit since July 2011.

JCPenney CFO Hannah to Depart

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JCPenney has appointed Ed Record as its new CFO and EVP, replacing Ken Hannah.

JCPenney Posts Q4 Same-Store Sales Growth

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JCPenney has recorded its first quarterly comparable store sales increase since the second quarter of 2011.

JCPenney Amends Shareholder Rights Plan

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JCPenney has lowered the threshold and extended the expiration date of its shareholder rights plan to protect its tax benefits.

JCPenney Closing 33 Stores

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JCPenney will close 33 stores in 20 states by May, a move the retailer says will save it $65 million in 2014.

Macy’s and Martha Stewart Settle Suit


Macy’s has settled its breach-of-contract suit with Martha Stewart and will continue the partnership.

JCPenney November Same-Store Sales Rise 10%

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JCPenney posted a 10% increase in same-store sales in November as it continues to try to turn around its business.

JCPenney Posts Wider Q3 Loss

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JCPenney’s Q3 losses widen, hurt by lower revenues and margins — but says it expects sales to improve during Q4.

JCPenney to Open on Thanksgiving Night

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The Plano, Texas-based chain will open most of its 1,100 stores at 8 p.m.

JCPenney Reintroduces Old Logo

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JCPenney has ditched the logo that was introduced in early 2012 during the tenure of CEO Ron Johnson and returned to an older one.