Nordstrom, Inc., a fashion specialty retailer, offers apparel, shoes, cosmetics, and accessories for women, men, and children in the United States. The company offers a selection of brand name and private label merchandise. It sells its products through various channels, including 'Nordstrom' full-line stores, 'Nordstrom Rack' off-price stores, 'Last Chance' clearance stores, and 'Jeffrey' boutiques; and through catalog and the Internet. Nordstrom, Inc. also provides a private label card, two Nordstrom VISA credit cards, and a debit card for Nordstrom purchases. Its credit and debit cards feature a shopping-based loyalty program. The company also designs and contracts to manufacture private label merchandise sold in its retail stores. As of March 19, 2010, it had 187 retail stores located in 28 states.

Company Growth (employees)
Seattle, US
Size (employees)
72,500 (est)
Nordstrom was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Seattle, US

Key People at Nordstrom

Steven Mattics

Steven Mattics

EVP, Chairman and CEO of Nordstrom fsb, President of Nordstrom Credit, Inc.
John Nordstrom

John Nordstrom

Blake Nordstrom

Blake Nordstrom

Director, Co-President
Erik Nordstrom

Erik Nordstrom

Director, Co-President
Peter Nordstrom

Peter Nordstrom

Director, Co-President
Michael Koppel

Michael Koppel

EVP & Chief Financial Officer

Nordstrom Office Locations

Nordstrom has an office in Seattle
Seattle, US (HQ)
2600 Century Link Plaza 1600 7th Ave

Nordstrom Data and Metrics

Nordstrom Financial Metrics

Nordstrom's revenue was reported to be $14.5 b in FY, 2016 which is a 3% increase from the previous period.
$, USD

Revenue (FY, 2016)

14.5 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

354 m

Market capitalization (23-Jun-2017)

8 b

Closing share price (23-Jun-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

1 b


7 b
Nordstrom's current market capitalization is $8 b.
$, USDFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


10.9 b12.2 b13.1 b14.1 b14.5 b

Revenue growth, %


Gross profit

4.4 b4.9 b

Gross profit Margin, %



1.2 b976 m

EBIT margin, %


Pre tax profit

1.2 b1.2 b976 m684 m

Net Income

734 m720 m600 m354 m
$, USDY, 2011Y, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


1.5 b1.9 b1.2 b827 m595 m1 b

Accounts Receivable

2.2 b2.3 b196 m199 m

Current Assets

5.2 b5.2 b3 b3.2 b


175 m435 m435 m238 m

Total Assets

8.6 b9.2 b7.7 b7.9 b

Accounts Payable

1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b

Total Debt

7 m8 m10 m11 m

Current Liabilities

2.5 b2.8 b2.9 b3 b

Retained Earnings

292 m166 m(1.6 b)(1.8 b)

Total Equity

871 m870 m

Debt to Equity Ratio

0 x0 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0 x0 x0 x0 x

Financial Leverage

8.8 x9 x
$, USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

734 m720 m600 m354 m

Accounts Receivable

(93 m)(161 m)(56 m)(3 m)

Accounts Payable

167 m15 m(2 m)16 m

Cash From Operating Activities

1.3 b1.2 b2.5 b1.6 b

Capital Expenditures

(803 m)(861 m)(1.1 b)(846 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(822 m)(889 m)(144 m)(791 m)

Dividends Paid

(234 m)(251 m)(1.2 b)(256 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(589 m)(698 m)(2.5 b)(445 m)

Interest Paid

170 m152 m136 m134 m

Income Taxes Paid

445 m391 m383 m112 m

Free Cash Flow

2.1 b2.1 b3.5 b2.5 b
$, USDY, 2016


4.2 x


2.8 x


200 k

Financial Leverage

9 x

Nordstrom Market Value History

Nordstrom Median Salaries

Source: 215 public H-1B filings from Nordstrom

Nordstrom Online and Social Media Presence

Nordstrom News and Updates

Nordstrom Company Life and Culture

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