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How do I change my address on my stock certificates, transfer shares, replace lost certificates, request a tax form or inquire about dividend checks?
If your shares are held through our transfer agent, contact Computershare or 1-800-318-7045 (toll free) or 1-201-680-6578 (toll), otherwise contact your stockbroker.
How can I find out how many shares of Nordstrom stock I own?
We do not have access to individual account information. To find out more about your holdings, please contact either your broker or our transfer agent.


If you are a Nordstrom employee enrolled in the Employee Stock Purchase Plan or 401(k) Plan, please contact:


Employee Stock Purchase Plan:
Charles Schwab


401(k) Plan:
Mercer HRS
When does the Nordstrom fiscal year end?
Nordstrom's fiscal calendar is February through January.
When is the next earnings conference call?
Information on upcoming and past events and presentations can be found here.
Does Nordstrom have a dividend reinvestment plan?
Not at this time. However, a number of brokerage firms do offer this service. Please check with your broker for more information. We do offer direct deposit for your dividend checks. For more information contact our transfer agent.
Does Nordstrom have a a direct stock purchase plan?
No, we currently do not have such a program available to shareholders. Please contact your broker to purchase shares of Nordstrom stock.
Has Nordstrom stock ever split?
Nordstrom stock has split 7 times.


June 30, 2005 2 for 1

June 30, 1998 2 for 1

June 30, 1987 2 for 1

June 16, 1986 2 for 1

June 15, 1983 2 for 1

Oct. 10, 1978 3 for 2

Mar. 15, 1976 2 for 1
When did Nordstrom stock become available and at what price?
Nordstrom went public July 29, 1971 at $24.50 per share (before stock splits). After adjusting for stock splits, the initial price per share was approximately $0.2552.
How can I purchase or sell shares of Nordstrom stock?
Any brokerage firm can help you purchase or sell shares.
How can I obtain copies of the Nordstrom annual reports?
Click here to view and print our annual reports.
Which exchange are Nordstrom shares traded on?
Nordstrom, Inc. common stock is traded on The New York Stock Exchange under the symbol JWN (JWN represents the initials of the company’s founder, John W. Nordstrom.)
What is Nordstrom’s credit rating?

Long-term debt:

Standard and Poor's




Commercial Paper:




When is Nordstrom’s next Annual Meeting of Shareholders?

The Company’s 2024 Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be virtual and held on Wednesday, May 22, 2024 at 9:00 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time.

I am a student doing an assignment on Nordstrom. How can I get info about your company?

Your interest in Nordstrom is greatly appreciated. Unfortunately, aside from what is available on this site and through other public resources, we are unable to supply additional information related to marketing or business strategies, operations, human resources or other proprietary topics. 

As a complement to student research efforts, this website provides all available company information for students or others who are researching our company. Please click here for our company history, and here for financial or stock information. 

Further information about Nordstrom may be found in the following books:
The Nordstrom Way by Robert Spector and Patrick D. McCarthy 
Fabled Service: Ordinary Acts, Extraordinary Outcomes by Bonnie Jameson and Betsy Sanders