Nordstrom Earnings: Your Sneak Peek to the Big Announcement
Nordstrom (NYSE:JWN) will report earnings after markets close on Thursday, August 15th. Nordstrom, Inc. is a fashion retailer of apparel, shoes, and accessories for men, women, and children. The Company operates through multiple retail channels, discount stores, boutiques, catalogs, and on the Internet. Nordstrom, Inc. also offers, through a subsidiary, private label card credit and debit cards.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Nordstrom Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.88 per share on revenues of $3.30 billion. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 16.55.
Analysts have a more positive outlook for the company’s next-quarter performance. Over the past three months, the average estimate for next quarter’s earnings has risen from a profit of $0.74 to a profit $0.75. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $3.78, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Nordstrom has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||8,573||8,627||9,700||10,877||12,148|
|Diluted EPS ($)||1.83||2.01||2.75||3.14||3.56|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Apr. 30, 2012||Jul. 31, 2012||Oct. 31, 2012||Jan. 31, 2013||Apr. 30, 2013|
|Revenue ($) in millions||2,535.00||2,918.00||2,713.00||3,596.00||2,657.00|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.70||0.75||0.71||1.40||0.73|
Nordstrom has beat analyst estimates 2 times in the past four quarters. This is not consistent enough to get bullish yet.
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(Company fundamentals provided by Xignite Financials. Email any earnings discrepancies to earnings [at] wallstcheatsheet.com)