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J.C. Penney Co Inc is looking to the past to build its future. After two years of declining sales, the department store chain is eliminating or trimming some high-profile brands introduced by former Chief Executive Officer Ron Johnson , including its own jcp menswear, Joe Fresh clothes and some Martha Stewart-designed home furnishings.
Friday was a pretty bad day for shareholders who had stakes in one or more of the following retailers: J.C. Penney Company .
J.C. Penney has struggled to turn around a retail business that has been failing in the last few years.
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J.C. Penney recently announced an update on its November sales. The 10.1% same-store growth sounds impressive, but was largely achieved due to an extremely poor November 2012 that was affected by Hurricane Sandy and a Black Friday opening that was later than its competitors.
It has been a choppy season for retail, especially apparel. Phillips-Van Heusen , known for its dress shirts, Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger brands, reported a 5 cent earnings beat on light revenues, and management maintained guidance, but did not raise it.
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J.C. Penney Company, Inc. and Macy's, Inc. are two of the most venerable department store names in the U.S. Both have been around for more than 100 years, with plenty of successes along the way.
Last week, the Plano, Texas-based retailer posted a double-digit comparable sales gain of 10.1% for November, a remarkably stronger figure than the 34% drop in comparable sales over the same period a year earlier.
For the first time in a long time it seems like the "back to basics" strategy outlined by the newly appointed CEO, Mike Ullman, is helping J.C. Penney to reconnect with its core customers.
The crux of the bear case on J.C. Penney as near as I can tell is that they can't get back to former sales and margin glory.
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