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Lowest Price to Book Ratio in the Department Stores Industry Detected in Shares of J.C. Penney Co (JCP, DDS, M, KSS, JWN)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Department Stores industry with the lowest price to book ratios. Often companies with the lowest ratio present the greatest value to investors.

J.C. Penney Co ranks lowest with a a price to book ratio of 0.89. Following is Dillards Inc-A with a a price to book ratio of 1.18. Macy'S Inc ranks third lowest with a a price to book ratio of 1.78.

Kohls Corp follows with a a price to book ratio of 1.99, and Nordstrom Inc rounds out the bottom five with a a price to book ratio of 8.70.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of J.C. Penney Co on March 8th, 2018 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $3.47. Since that call, shares of J.C. Penney Co have fallen 16.1%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: lowest price to book ratio j.c. penney co dillards inc-a macy's inc kohls corp nordstrom inc

Ticker(s): JCP DDS M KSS JWN