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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE:JWN)?

The company in question is, Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE:JWN) currently with a stock price of 53.67 (-0.02% today). The market cap for Nordstrom Inc. is 9159.42, and is in the sector Services, and Apparel Stores industry. The target price for Nordstrom Inc. is 49.35. Currently Nordstrom Inc. is trading with a P/E of 22.84, and a forward P/E of 17.82. Average volume for Nordstrom Inc. is 3284.03 and so far today it is 1963105.

Performance in the last year for Nordstrom Inc. has been -17.25%. For EPS growth, Nordstrom Inc. has seen a growth of -15.10%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 10.37%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 2.80% over the last five years and could be 6.00% for the next five years. Nordstrom Inc. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -1.40%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at -38.60%. The 20-day simple moving average is 5.78%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 13.51%.

Since the IPO date for Nordstrom Inc. on the 07/09/1986, Nordstrom Inc. has seen performance year to date to be 10.37%. With Nordstrom Inc. trading at 53.67, the dividend yield is 2.76%, and the EPS is 2.35.

So could Nordstrom Inc., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 22.84. The PEG is 3.81, P/S is 0.64 and the P/B is at 9.94. The P/cash is 10.27, with P/free cash flow at 12.25.

Nordstrom Inc. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1, and the quick ratio is 0.4. This is with long term debt/equity at 2.96, and total debt/equity at 2.97.

In terms of margins, Nordstrom Inc. has a gross margin of 35.50%, an operating margin of 5.60% and a profit margin of 2.90%.Payout ratio for Nordstrom Inc. is 62.10%. Return on assets come to 5.30% with return on investment coming to 19.70%.

Insider ownership for Nordstrom Inc., is at 8.10% and institutional ownership comes to 68.50%. Outstanding shares are at 170.63. While shares float is 125.06. The float short is currently 28.59%, and short ratio is 10.89.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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