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How to buy Nordstrom stock
Learn how to easily invest in Nordstrom stock.
Nordstrom is a department stores business based in the US. Nordstrom shares (JWN) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Nordstrom employs 60,000 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $15.5 billion.
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Nordstrom stock price (NYSE: JWN)Use our graph to track the performance of JWN stocks over time.
Nordstrom shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$15.38|
|52-week range||$14.92 - $28.50|
|50-day moving average||$19.32|
|200-day moving average||$20.14|
|Wall St. target price||$18.44|
|Dividend yield||$0.76 (4.72%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$1.44|
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Nordstrom price performance over time
Historical closes compared with the close of $15.38 from 2023-03-27
|1 week (2023-03-20)||-4.47%|
|1 month (2023-02-28)||-21.05%|
|3 months (2022-12-27)||-7.74%|
|6 months (2022-09-24)||N/A|
|1 year (2022-03-25)||-43.14%|
|2 years (2021-03-26)||-60.28%|
|3 years (2020-03-27)||15.8973|
|5 years (2018-03-28)||42.4809|
Is Nordstrom stock undervalued or overvalued?
Valuing Nordstrom stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Nordstrom's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Nordstrom's P/E ratio
Nordstrom's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 11x. In other words, Nordstrom shares trade at around 11x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
Nordstrom's PEG ratio
Nordstrom's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.2929. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Nordstrom's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Nordstrom's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $1.1 billion.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Nordstrom's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||$15.5 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||3.51%|
|Gross profit TTM||$5.5 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||3.87%|
|Return on equity TTM||37.12%|
|Market capitalisation||$2.5 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Nordstrom share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 23.9% of net profits
Recently Nordstrom has paid out, on average, around 23.9% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 4.72% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Nordstrom shareholders could enjoy a 4.72% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Nordstrom's case, that would currently equate to about $0.76 per share.
While Nordstrom's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Nordstrom is investing more in its future growth.
Nordstrom's most recent dividend payout was on 28 March 2023. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 12 March 2023 (the "ex-dividend date").
Have Nordstrom's shares ever split?
Nordstrom's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 30 June 2005. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Nordstrom shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Nordstrom shares which in turn could have impacted Nordstrom's share price.
Nordstrom share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Nordstrom's shares have ranged in value from as little as $14.915 up to $28.5048. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Nordstrom's is 2.2578. This would suggest that Nordstrom's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.
Nordstrom, Inc. , a fashion retailer, provides apparels, shoes, beauty, accessories, and home goods for women, men, young adults, and children. It offers a range of brand name and private label merchandise through various channels, such as Nordstrom branded stores and online at Nordstrom. com; Nordstrom. ca; Nordstrom stores; Nordstrom Rack stores; Nordstrom Locals; ASOS; Nordstromrack. com; and clearance stores under the Last Chance name. Nordstrom, Inc.
Nordstrom in the news
Implied Volatility Surging for Nordstrom (JWN) Stock Options
An Intrinsic Calculation For Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE:JWN) Suggests It's 35% Undervalued
Nordstrom Rack to Open New Location in Natomas, California
Frequently asked questionsWhat percentage of Nordstrom is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 29.358% of Nordstrom shares are held by insiders and 64.44% by institutions. How many people work for Nordstrom?
Latest data suggests 60,000 work at Nordstrom. When does the fiscal year end for Nordstrom?
Nordstrom's fiscal year ends in February. Where is Nordstrom based?
Nordstrom's address is: 1617 Sixth Avenue, Seattle, WA, United States, 98101 What is Nordstrom's ISIN number?
Nordstrom's international securities identification number is: US6556641008 What is Nordstrom's CUSIP number?
Nordstrom's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 655664100
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