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NEW YORK (
) -- The ex-dividend date for
) is tomorrow, August 30, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 27 cents per share. At a price of $57.70 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.9%.
The average volume for Nordstrom has been 2.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Nordstrom has a market cap of $12 billion and is part of the
industry. Shares are up 15.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.
Nordstrom, Inc., a fashion specialty retailer, offers apparel, shoes, cosmetics, and accessories for women, men, and children in the United States. It operates in two segments, Retail and Credit. The Retail segment offers a selection of brand name and private label merchandise. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.3, equal to the average retail industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Nordstrom as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full