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JC Penney Co Inc  (NYSE:JCP) EPS (Basic): $-0.38 (TTM As of Jul. 2017)

JC Penney Co Inc's basic earnings per share (Basic EPS) for the three months ended in Jul. 2017 was $-0.20. Its basic earnings per share (Basic EPS) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2017 was $-0.38.

JC Penney Co Inc's EPS (Diluted) for the three months ended in Jul. 2017 was $-0.20. Its EPS (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2017 was $-0.38.

JC Penney Co Inc's EPS without NRI for the three months ended in Jul. 2017 was $-0.20. Its EPS without NRIearnings per share without non-recurring items for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2017 was -0.38.

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During the past 13 years, JC Penney Co Inc's highest 3-Year average EPS without NRI Growth Rate was 59.90% per year. The lowest was -39.70% per year. And the median was -11.90% per year.


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

* Premium members only.

JC Penney Co Inc Annual Data

Jan08 Jan09 Jan10 Jan11 Jan12 Jan13 Jan14 Jan15 Jan16 Jan17
EPS (Basic) Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only -4.49 -5.13 -2.35 -1.68 0.00

JC Penney Co Inc Quarterly Data

Oct12 Jan13 Apr13 Jul13 Oct13 Jan14 Apr14 Jul14 Oct14 Jan15 Apr15 Jul15 Oct15 Jan16 Apr16 Jul16 Oct16 Jan17 Apr17 Jul17
EPS (Basic) Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only -0.18 -0.22 0.62 -0.58 -0.20

Calculation

EPS (Basic) is a rough measurement of the amount of a company's profit that can be allocated to one share of its stock. Basic earnings per share (EPS) do not factor in the dilutive effects on convertible securities.

JC Penney Co Inc's Basic EPS for the fiscal year that ended in Jan. 2017 is calculated as

Basic EPS (A: Jan. 2017 )=(Net Income-Preferred Dividends)/Shares Outstanding (Diluted Average)
=(1-0)/308.100
=0.00

JC Penney Co Inc's Basic EPS for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2017 is calculated as

Basic EPS (Q: Jul. 2017 )=(Net Income-Preferred Dividends)/Shares Outstanding (Diluted Average)
=(-62-0)/310.800
=-0.20

EPS (Basic) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2017 was -0.22 (Oct. 2016 ) + 0.623 (Jan. 2017 ) + -0.58 (Apr. 2017 ) + -0.2 (Jul. 2017 ) = $-0.38

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.


Explanation

EPS is the single most important variable used by Wall Street in determining the earnings power of a company. But investors need to be aware that Earnings per Share can be easily manipulated by adjusting depreciation and amortization rate or non-recurring items. That's why GuruFocus lists EPS without NRI, which better reflects the company's underlying performance.


Be Aware

Compared with Earnings per share, a company's cash flow is better indicator of the company's earnings power.

If a company's earnings per share is less than cash flow per share over long term, investors need to be cautious and find out why.


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