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Lowest Revenue Per Employee in the Department Stores Industry Detected in Shares of J.C. Penney Co (JCP, SHLD, DDS, M, JWN)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Department Stores industry with the lowest Revenue Per Employee (RPE). Analysts use RPE as a measure to compare the productivity of companies in the same industry.

J.C. Penney Co ranks lowest with a an RPE of $117,000. Following is Sears Holdings with a an RPE of $150,000. Dillards Inc-A ranks third lowest with a an RPE of $158,000.

Macy'S Inc follows with a an RPE of $171,000, and Nordstrom Inc rounds out the bottom five with a an RPE of $205,000.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Macy'S Inc on March 21st, 2017 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $28.62. Since that call, shares of Macy'S Inc have fallen 18.6%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: lowest revenue per employee j.c. penney co sears holdings dillards inc-a macy's inc nordstrom inc

Ticker(s): JCP SHLD DDS M JWN