PLANO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 11, 2009--
J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) will report its fourth quarter and
year-end 2008 financial results before the market opens on Friday, Feb.
20, 2009. Management will hold a conference call to discuss the results
at 9:30 a.m. Eastern Time that same day.
Access to the conference call is open to the press and general public in
a listen only mode. To access the conference call, please dial (877)
407-0778, or (201) 689-8565 for international callers, and reference the
JCPenney Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call. The telephone playback
will be available for two days beginning approximately two hours after
the conclusion of the call by dialing (877) 660-6853, account code 286,
and Conference ID 284830. The live webcast may be accessed via
JCPenney’s Investor Relations page at www.jcpenney.net,
or on www.InvestorCalendar.com
(for members). Replays of the webcast will be available for up to 90
days after the event.
JCPenney is one of America's leading retailers, operating 1,093
department stores throughout the United States and Puerto Rico, as well
as one of the largest apparel and home furnishing sites on the Internet,
jcp.com, and the nation's largest general merchandise catalog business.
Through these integrated channels, JCPenney offers a wide array of
national, private and exclusive brands which reflect the Company's
commitment to providing customers with style and quality at a smart
price. Traded as "JCP" on the New York Stock Exchange, the Company
posted revenue of $19.9 billion in 2007 and is executing its strategic
plan to be the growth leader in the retail industry. Key to this
strategy is JCPenney's "Every Day Matters" brand positioning, intended
to generate deeper, more emotionally driven relationships with customers
by fully engaging the Company's 155,000 Associates to offer
encouragement, provide ideas and inspire customers every time they shop
Source: J. C. Penney Company, Inc.
J. C. Penney Company, Inc.
Phil Sanchez, 972-431-5575
Darcie Brossart, 972-431-3400