NYSE:JWN - Nordstrom Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $61.80 -2.34 (-3.65 %) (As of 09/20/2018 12:43 PM ET)Previous Close$63.57Today's Range$61.50 - $63.5752-Week Range$37.79 - $66.33Volume70,056 shsAverage Volume2.36 million shsMarket Capitalization$10.80 billionP/E Ratio21.04Dividend Yield2.31%Beta0.86 Company ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Nordstrom, Inc., a fashion retailer, provides apparel, shoes, cosmetics, and accessories for women, men, young adults, and children in the United States and Canada. The company operates in two segments, Retail and Credit. The Retail segment offers a range of brand name and private label merchandise through various channels, including Nordstrom branded full-line stores and online store at Nordstrom.com; Nordstrom Rack stores; Nordstromrack.com and HauteLook; Trunk Club clubhouses and TrunkClub.com; Jeffrey boutiques; and clearance stores that operate under the Last Chance name. The Credit segment provides access to various payment products and services, including Nordstrom-branded Visa credit cards, a Nordstrom-branded private label credit card, and a debit card. As of July 9, 2018, the company operated 373 stores in 40 states, including 122 full-line stores; 239 Nordstrom Rack stores; 2 Jeffrey boutiques; 2 clearance stores; 7 Trunk Club clubhouses; and Nordstrom Local service concept. Nordstrom, Inc. was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Seattle, Washington. Receive JWN News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for JWN and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Family clothing stores Sub-IndustryDepartment Stores SectorRetail/Wholesale SymbolNYSE:JWN CUSIP65566410 Webwww.nordstrom.com Phone206-628-2111 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.35 Current Ratio1.10 Quick Ratio0.54 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio21.04 Forward P/E Ratio17.31 P/E Growth2.99 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$15.14 billion Price / Sales0.69 Cash Flow$6.2741 per share Price / Cash9.85 Book Value$6.76 per share Price / Book9.14 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.96 Net Income$437 million Net Margins3.24% Return on Equity56.00% Return on Assets6.90% Miscellaneous Employees72,500 Outstanding Shares168,570,000Market Cap$10.80 billion Nordstrom (NYSE:JWN) Frequently Asked Questions What is Nordstrom's stock symbol? Nordstrom trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "JWN." How often does Nordstrom pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Nordstrom? Nordstrom declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 22nd. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, September 4th will be given a dividend of $0.37 per share on Wednesday, September 19th. This represents a $1.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.40%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 31st. View Nordstrom's Dividend History. How will Nordstrom's stock buyback program work? Nordstrom declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock repurchase program on Wednesday, August 22nd 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $1,500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 14.4% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are often a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued. How were Nordstrom's earnings last quarter? Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE:JWN) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 16th. The specialty retailer reported $0.95 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.84 by $0.11. The specialty retailer had revenue of $3.98 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.96 billion. Nordstrom had a return on equity of 56.00% and a net margin of 3.24%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 7.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.65 earnings per share. View Nordstrom's Earnings History. When is Nordstrom's next earnings date? Nordstrom is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 8th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Nordstrom. What guidance has Nordstrom issued on next quarter's earnings? Nordstrom issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 16th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.50-3.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.46. The company issued revenue guidance of $15.4-15.5 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $15.78 billion. What price target have analysts set for JWN? 21 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Nordstrom's stock. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $73.00. On average, they anticipate Nordstrom's stock price to reach $56.2778 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 8.6%. View Analyst Price Targets for Nordstrom. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Nordstrom? 21 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Nordstrom in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 13 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Nordstrom. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Nordstrom stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Nordstrom stock: 1. Guggenheim analysts commented, "We remain NEUTRAL. JWN reported 2Q18 EPS of $0.95, above our est, on a better-than-expected comp result (+4%), with gross margin aided by new revenue recognition standards. The new standard recognizes in-transit sales at shipment (rather than deferred); the impact this year was elevated due to a high volume of e-commerce sales at the end of the quarter (+100bps to sales growth; +$30mn to gross profit, or ~75bps, by our estimates). Management expects this to reverse in 3Q. Net sales rose 7.1% to $3.98bn (vs. our +4% est). Gross margin was up 90bps (vs. our -10bps estimate) and SG&A expense as a percentage of revenue increased 65bps (vs. our +10bps). Credit revenue rose 14.5% to $87mn, in line. Operating income of $246mn was above our estimate of $223mn." (8/16/2018) 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Nordstrom outperformed the industry in the last six months driven by the smooth execution of customer strategy and disciplined inventory management. The company has an impressive surprise history with earnings beat delivered in seven of the last eight quarters and topping sales estimates in three of the trailing four quarters. Results in first-quarter fiscal 2018 gained from the shift in Nordstrom’s loyalty event to the quarter compared with the second quarter in the prior year. Management raised the low-end of its EBIT and earnings views for fiscal 2018. Also, its focus on store expansion and strengthening capabilities through further investments, particularly in digital growth, remains noteworthy. However, investments toward occupancy, technology, supply chain and marketing are weighing on its margin performance for the last few quarters. Higher expenses have been resulting in higher SG&A expense, which is hurting profitability." (5/21/2018) Are investors shorting Nordstrom? Nordstrom saw a increase in short interest during the month of August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 17,936,990 shares, an increase of 19.8% from the July 31st total of 14,976,566 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,287,868 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 7.8 days. Approximately 15.6% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Nordstrom's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Nordstrom's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Nordstrom include Ross Stores (ROST), Viacom, Inc. Class A (VIA), GAP (GPS), Urban Outfitters (URBN), American Eagle Outfitters (AEO), Childrens Place (PLCE), Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF), Buckle (BKE), Lands' End (LE), Destination XL Group (DXLG), Stein Mart (SMRT) and Stage Stores (SSI). Who are Nordstrom's key executives? Nordstrom's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Blake W. Nordstrom, Co-Pres & Director (Age 57)Mr. Erik B. Nordstrom, Co-Pres & Director (Age 54)Mr. Peter E. Nordstrom, Co-Pres & Director (Age 56)Ms. Anne L. Bramman, Chief Financial Officer (Age 50)Mr. Geevy S. K. Thomas, Pres of Nordstrom Rack (Age 53) Has Nordstrom been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about JWN stock have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Nordstrom earned a daily sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the specialty retailer an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Nordstrom. Who are Nordstrom's major shareholders? Nordstrom's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (5.34%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (4.76%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (4.76%), Northern Trust Corp (0.99%), Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN (0.82%) and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (0.62%). Company insiders that own Nordstrom stock include Blake W Nordstrom, Christine Deputy, Daniel F Little, Enrique Hernandez Jr, Erik B Nordstrom, James F Nordstrom Jr, Ken Worzel, Michael G Koppel, Peter E Nordstrom, Robert Sari and Scott A Meden. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Nordstrom. Which major investors are selling Nordstrom stock? JWN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlueMountain Capital Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp, Northern Trust Corp, State of Wisconsin Investment Board, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Advisors Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Nordstrom company stock in the last year include Christine Deputy, Erik B Nordstrom, James F Nordstrom Jr, Ken Worzel, Peter E Nordstrom, Robert Sari and Scott A Meden. View Insider Buying and Selling for Nordstrom. Which major investors are buying Nordstrom stock? JWN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Worldquant Millennium Quantitative Strategies LLC, Schroder Investment Management Group, Marshall Wace LLP, Andra AP fonden and Mackay Shields LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Nordstrom. How do I buy shares of Nordstrom? Shares of JWN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Nordstrom's stock price today? One share of JWN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $61.58. How big of a company is Nordstrom? Nordstrom has a market capitalization of $10.80 billion and generates $15.14 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $437 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.96 on an earnings per share basis. Nordstrom employs 72,500 workers across the globe. How can I contact Nordstrom? Nordstrom's mailing address is 1617 SIXTH AVENUE, SEATTLE WA, 98101. The specialty retailer can be reached via phone at 206-628-2111 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Nordstrom (NYSE JWN)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 837 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 845 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,682MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Nordstrom and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe JWN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe JWN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 9/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a Fiduciary?