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Is This The End Of The Road For Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE:BBY)?

by Rahul Sharma - on Jan 28th 2014 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 01/28/2014 (BasicsMedia) – Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE:BBY) which had made a significant turnaround in 2013 with the value of its stock price increasing almost four-fold seems to be headed for doomsday as it declared its fourth quarter ending results last Thursday which showed miserable holiday sales data due to which Best...

J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP): Headed Towards Reinvention Or Just Buying Time Before Closure?

by Rahul Sharma - on Jan 28th 2014 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 01/28/2014 (BasicsMedia) –  J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) has not released its holiday sales report in January 2014 and instead have put out a press release entitled “2013 Sustainability Report” in regard to its environmental initiatives undertaken by it. The reason for not releasing the holiday sales...

American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) CEO Steps Down

by Cyrus Emen - on Jan 24th 2014 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 01/24/2014 (BasicsMedia) – In a surprise move,American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) has announced that its CEO, Robert Hanson will be leaving the company and Executive Chairman Jay Schottenstien will be acting as the CEO till the company finds a suitable replacement. The Festive Season To Blame? Retailers, particularly...

Safer Way to Play J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) Is Waiting On the Sidelines

by Rahul Sharma - on Jan 14th 2014 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 01/14/2014 (BasicsMedia) –  J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) last week issued a comment-less press release talking about its December holiday sales. It is turning out that the company’s one paragraph release could be the shortest in corporate announcements in recent memory. Here we are not contesting the length of...

J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP): The More Things Change The More They Remain The Same

by Rahul Sharma - on Jan 10th 2014 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 01/10/2014 (BasicsMedia) – It is going to be hard to believe whatever J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) management says in news release or press conferences. In fact, it is already hard to digest the reports which the company issues late last year touting its turnaround progress. Investors who have been tracking this...

Who Understands J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) Now?

by Sally Murdock - on Jan 9th 2014 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 01/09/2014 (BasicsMedia) – Is J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) out to embarrass everyone who ever talked positive on the stock over the past two months? In October and November, the retail store issued sales data which indicated that its turnaround was starting to make progress. The company said that its comparable...

The Jones Group Inc. (NYSE:JNY): A Sale Finally Happens, But Who Gains?

by Cyrus Emen - on Dec 23rd 2013 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 12/23/2013 (BasicsMedia) – Most everyone in Wall Street know that it has been a long and sometimes challenging auction run for  The Jones Group Inc. (NYSE:JNY) by Citigroup (NYSE:C). It a deal was finally announced last week. The shoes and apparel company will be taken private by a private equity company Sycamore Partners...

What Is Most Worrisome For J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP)

by Sally Murdock - on Dec 23rd 2013 - No Comments

Boston, MA 12/23/2013 (wallstreetpr) – J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) has lost a great deal after month of August and is still trading near its 52-week low. Let’s have a look at the company’s cash flow statement. The inventory of J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) has been piling up resulting in a negative operating...

J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP): Hopefully The Company Won’t Mess In 2014

by Sally Murdock - on Dec 10th 2013 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 12/10/2013 (BasicsMedia) – J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) is a century-old retailer and operates many retail stores, some of which it has closed to help save on finances. The company has suffered declining revenue and net income for a long time now. When the troubles started, the board made a management change by...

What Do J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP)’s Struggles Teach Us About the Company?

by Cyrus Emen - on Dec 3rd 2013 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 12/03/2013 (BasicsMedia) – Many things have been said regarding J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP)’s struggles since the beginning of the year, and which appear to be far from over. While it is true that the company has enjoyed a more stable position financially in the recent days, this still does not change the fact...