PLANO, Texas, May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --
J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP) will report its first quarter 2011 financial results before the market opens on Monday, May 16, 2011. Management will hold a conference call to discuss the results at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time that same day.
To access the conference call, please dial (877) 407-0778, or (201) 689-8565 for international callers, and reference the JCPenney First Quarter Earnings Conference Call. Access to the 2011 first quarter conference call is open to the press and general public in a listen only mode. 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 number 372207. The live webcast may be accessed via J. C. Penney Company, Inc.'s Investor Relations page at jcpenney.net, or on streetevents.com (for subscribers) or investorcalendar.com. Replays of the webcast will be available for up to 90 days after the event.
For further information, contact:
Kristin Hays and Angelika Torres; (972) 431-5500
Darcie Brossart (972) 431-3400
About J. C. Penney Company, Inc.
J. C. Penney Company, Inc., one of America's leading retailers, operates over 1,100 jcpenney 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. Serving more than half of America's families each year, the jcpenney brand offers a wide array of private, exclusive and national brands which reflect the Company's vision to be America's shopping destination for discovering great styles at compelling prices. Traded as "JCP" on the New York Stock Exchange, the $17.8 billion retailer is transforming its organization to support its Long Range Plan strategies to build a sustainable, profitable enterprise that serves its customers, engages its associates and rewards its shareholders. For more information visit, www.jcpenney.net.
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