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/Management at Nordstrom

John Nordstrom

John Nordstrom

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)
1617 Sixth Avenue

Nordstrom Financials and Metrics

Nordstrom Financials

Nordstrom's revenue was reported to be $14.5 b in FY, 2017

Revenue (FY, 2017)

14.5 b

Net income (FY, 2017)

354 m

Market capitalization (17-Oct-2017)

7 b

Cash (29-Apr-2017)

653 m
Nordstrom's current market capitalization is $7 b.
USDFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


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

Revenue growth, %


General and administrative expense

4.3 b

Operating expense total

4.3 b
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


3.3 b3 b3.1 b3.6 b3.2 b3.2 b3.6 b3.5 b3.3 b

General and administrative expense

931 m917 m971 m1 b999 m1 b1.1 b1 b1 b

Operating expense total

931 m917 m971 m1 b999 m1 b1.1 b1 b1 b

Interest expense

35 m34 m33 m32 m30 m31 m30 m30 m48 m
USDY, 2011Y, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


1.5 b1.9 b1.2 b827 m595 m1 b1 b

Accounts Receivable

2.2 b2.3 b196 m199 m199 m

Current Assets

5.2 b5.2 b3 b3.2 b3.2 b


175 m435 m435 m238 m238 m
USDQ2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018


772 m433 m769 m423 m821 m470 m892 m531 m653 m

Accounts Receivable

2.5 b2.3 b2.3 b241 m215 m224 m263 m216 m209 m

Current Assets

5.4 b5.3 b5.4 b5.4 b3.9 b3 b3.4 b3.4 b3.2 b


175 m436 m447 m447 m447 m435 m435 m238 m238 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

734 m720 m600 m354 m354 m

Accounts Receivable

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

Accounts Payable

167 m15 m(2 m)16 m16 m

Cash From Operating Activities

1.3 b1.2 b2.5 b1.6 b1.6 b
USDQ2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Net Income

183 m142 m128 m211 m81 m46 m117 m63 m

Accounts Receivable

241 m215 m224 m263 m216 m209 m

Accounts Payable

1.6 b1.7 b1.5 b1.6 b1.7 b1.6 b
Y, 2017

Financial Leverage

11.5 x
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Nordstrom Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017



Stores (U.S.)

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Nordstrom Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
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Nordstrom Market Value History

Nordstrom Revenue Breakdown

Nordstrom Job Categories

Nordstrom Median Salaries

Source: 215 public H-1B filings from Nordstrom

Traffic Overview of Nordstrom

Nordstrom Online and Social Media Presence

Nordstrom News and Updates

PE HUB Second Opinion

In Second Opinion, T-Mobile and Sprint are reportedly planning a merger without selling assets, the Supreme Court agrees to resolve Microsoft's foreign email battle and the Nordstrom family suspends its effort to take the retailer private; however, they will resume after the holiday season is over.

Op-Ed | Wall Street Wisely Makes Nordstrom Wait `Til Next Year

The Nordstrom family intends to pick up where it left off after the holidays, at which point lenders will be able to price debt with a better understanding of how the company's Nordstrom Local experiment is panning out.

Nordstrom Pauses Search for Buyout Partner

The Nordstrom family is no longer actively looking to close on a sale this year but will resume after the holiday season ends.

Alexandre Birman Opens Up on Schutz, Company’s Success & Spring ’18

The designer will be honored at the QVC Presents “FFANY Shoes on Sale” breast cancer charity gala in New York on Tuesday.

Khloe Kardashian Talks Body Confidence In Plunging Top With Peekaboo Bra & 5-Inch Pumps

“I love embracing my curves no matter what size I am.”

BoF Exclusive | Supreme Confirms Investment From Carlyle Group

Supreme founder James Jebbia has confirmed the longtime purveyor of ‘downtown cool’ has sold a stake in the company to The Carlyle Group, marking the first time a top-tier private equity firm has invested in streetwear.
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