Recent analysts Ratings: Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE:JWN)

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Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE:JWN) will report its next earnings on 23-Feb-17. The company reported the earnings of $0.84/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.52/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.32/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 61.5%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Nordstrom Inc. and for the current quarter 25 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $1.18/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $1.08/share and a High Estimate of $1.28/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 21 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Nordstrom Inc. as 4.37 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Nordstrom Inc. is 4.24 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 4.49 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 4.19 Billion.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for JWN to be 0.9%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 30.8%. For the next 5 years, Nordstrom Inc. is expecting Growth of 6% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was -4.68% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Nordstrom Inc., where 3 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 5 analysts have given a Buy signal, 17 said it’s a HOLD, 3 reported it as Underperform and 1 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 25 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Nordstrom Inc. might touch $68 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $54.78 and $37 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Nordstrom Inc. got Downgrade on 31-Oct-16 where investment firm Deutsche Bank Downgrade the stock from Buy to Hold.

Nordstrom Inc. closed its last trading session at $56.35 with the loss of -0.76%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 9.7 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $62.82 and 52-week low of $35.01. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 1.15% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 4.37% and 16.05% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Nov 14, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jun 27, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 1.32 and Average Volume (3 months) is 3.2 million. Nordstrom Inc. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 29.92 and Forward P/E ratio of 17.69.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 4.2%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 37.6%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 19.7%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Nordstrom Inc. currently shows a Weekly Performance of -2.8%, where Monthly Performance is 8.23%, Quarterly performance is 11.53%, 6 Months performance is 44.23% and yearly performance percentage is 1.57%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 15.72%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 2.46% and Monthly Volatility of 3.25%.