J.C. Penney (NYSE:JCP) has certainly been in the headlines over the past year, but is now the time for investors to think about jumping into this potential value play? In this edition of The Motley Fool's "Ask a Fool" series, Motley Fool One analyst Jason Moser offers his take on the stock today.

Jason Moser has no position in any stocks mentioned, and neither does The Motley Fool. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.