J.C. Penney (JCP +1.9%) puts a damper on the mini-rally in its own shares by telling Bloomberg...

|About: J.C. Penney Company Inc. (JCP)|By:, SA News Editor

J.C. Penney (JCP +1.9%) puts a damper on the mini-rally in its own shares by telling Bloomberg that CEO Ron Johnson has "no plans" to leave the company. Cynics like John Carney wonder if the board just floated a trial balloon to see what shares would be without RJ at the rudder?