The following video is from Monday's Investor Beat,  in which host Alison Southwick and Motley Fool analysts Jason Moser and Matt Koppenheffer dissect the hardest-hitting investing stories of the day.

In this segment from Investor Beat, Matt and Jason explain why they're keeping a close watch on shares of JPMorgan Chase (NYSE:JPM) and J.C. Penney (OTC:JCPN.Q).

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