Barnes & Noble Company Profile (NYSE:BKS)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating(s), 3 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: C$19.50 (52.58% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
12/4/2015Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$17.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/4/2015Craig HallumLower Price Target$21.00 -> $17.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/12/2015GabelliInitiated CoverageBuy$24.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/4/2015Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/26/2015Maxim GroupReiterated RatingBuy$36.00 -> $37.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/24/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
9/8/2016        
6/22/2016Q4 16($0.24)($0.42)$876.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/3/2016Q316$1.03$1.04$1.43 billion$1.41 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/3/2015Q216($0.31)($0.28)$917.83 million$894.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/9/2015Q116$0.12($0.68)$999.25 million$1.22 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/25/2015Q415($0.39)($0.37)$1.17 billion$1.18 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/10/2015Q315$1.19$0.93$1.92 billion$1.98 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/4/2014Q215$0.31$0.12$1.69 billion$1.69 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/9/2014Q115($0.63)($0.56)$1.28 billion$1.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/25/2014Q414($0.59)($0.72)$1.19 billion$1.32 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/26/2014Q314$0.61$0.86$2.04 billion$2.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/26/2013Q2($0.03)$0.15$1.77 billion$1.73 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/20/2013Q1 2014($0.74)($0.86)$1.32 billion$1.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/25/2013Q4 2013($1.05)($2.11)$1.33 billion$1.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/28/2013Q3 2013$0.54($0.18)$2.40 billion$2.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/29/2012-0.04($0.04)$1.88 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/21/2012($0.98)($0.78)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/19/2012($0.95)($0.98)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/21/2012$0.96$0.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/1/2011$0.05($0.11)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/30/2011($0.92)($0.94)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/21/2011($0.91)($1.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/22/2011$1.13$1.00ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20161($0.24)($0.24)($0.24)
Q4 20161($0.34)($0.34)($0.34)
Q1 20171$1.12$1.12$1.12
Q2 20171($0.14)($0.14)($0.14)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS)
Annual Dividend:$0.60
Dividend Yield:4.69%
Payout Ratio:-103.45% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
86.96% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
59.41% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
6/8/2016quarterlyC$0.157/6/20167/8/20167/29/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/16/2016quarterlyC$0.154/6/20164/8/20164/29/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/10/2016quarterlyC$0.122/25/20163/10/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/8/2015quarterlyC$0.151/6/20161/8/20161/29/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/16/2015quarterlyC$0.1211/25/201512/10/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/9/2015quarterlyC$0.1510/20/201510/30/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/15/2015quarterlyC$0.152.13%8/5/20158/7/20158/17/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
2/29/2016Matt WayrynenDirectorBuy21,000C$0.05C$1,050.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/8/2016Abrams Capital Management, L.PMajor ShareholderBuy56,365C$8.23C$463,883.95View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/5/2016Abrams Capital Management, L.PMajor ShareholderBuy1,694,503C$8.00C$13,556,024.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/15/2016Scott S CowenDirectorBuy5,000C$8.28C$41,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/17/2015Matt WayrynenDirectorBuy45,000C$0.05C$2,250.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/27/2015Matt WayrynenDirectorBuy11,000C$0.08C$880.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/15/2015Scott S CowenDirectorBuy5,000C$13.08C$65,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/11/2015Leonard Riggiomajor shareholderBuy1,000,000C$12.59C$12,590,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/3/2015Matt WayrynenDirectorBuy2,600C$0.07C$182.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/17/2015Matt WayrynenDirectorBuy1,500C$0.07C$105.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/9/2015Jaime CareyCOOSell25,000C$26.83C$670,750.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/8/2015Scott S CowenDirectorBuy3,000C$25.77C$77,310.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/7/2015Paul B GuentherDirectorBuy4,000C$26.11C$104,440.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/18/2015Matt WayrynenDirectorBuy7,000C$0.07C$490.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/26/2015Matt WayrynenDirectorBuy6,000C$0.05C$300.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/22/2015Matt WayrynenDirectorBuy2,000C$0.06C$120.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/19/2015Matt WayrynenDirectorBuy16,000C$0.06C$960.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/29/2015Matt WayrynenDirectorBuy3,000C$0.06C$180.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/27/2015Matt WayrynenDirectorBuy1,000C$0.06C$60.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/15/2015Christopher TroiaVPSell27,271C$23.51C$641,141.21View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/6/2015Matt WayrynenDirectorBuy3,000C$0.06C$180.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/16/2015Mitchell S KlipperCEOSell77,276C$23.58C$1,822,168.08View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/13/2015David S DeasonVPSell15,191C$23.60C$358,507.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/9/2015Mark BottiniDirectorSell7,500C$24.59C$184,425.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/7/2014Mark BottiniDirectorSell1,575C$22.81C$35,925.75View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/3/2014Mary Ellen KeatingVPSell11,199C$22.88C$256,233.12View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/2/2014Christopher TroiaVPSell20,918C$22.51C$470,864.18View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/1/2014Mitchell S KlipperCEOSell88,000C$22.81C$2,007,280.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/1/2014Scott S CowenDirectorBuy4,500C$22.26C$100,170.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/30/2014Bradley A FeuerVPSell1,875C$23.06C$43,237.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/27/2014George Campbell JrDirectorSell10,000C$23.35C$233,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/16/2014Leonard Riggiomajor shareholderSell3,700,000C$17.30C$64,010,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/4/2014Peter HerpichVPSell3,165C$18.36C$58,109.40View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/5/2014David DeasonVPSell10,000C$20.34C$203,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/4/2014Mark BottiniDirectorSell34,281C$20.27C$694,875.87View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/3/2014Michelle SmithVPSell5,000C$19.86C$99,300.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/10/2014Kanuj MalhotraCFOSell1,575C$15.72C$24,759.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/10/2013Leonard RiggioChairmanSell2,000,000C$13.81C$27,620,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/3/2013Mary Ellen KeatingVPSell10,006C$16.26C$162,697.56View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/17/2013Jaime CareyVPSell15,000C$13.50C$202,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/13/2013Jamie IannoneInsiderSell5,000C$13.49C$67,450.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/26/2013Mitchell KlipperCEOSell400,000C$14.30C$5,720,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/21/2013David DeasonVPSell4,166C$14.75C$61,448.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS)
DateHeadline
07/23/16 02:49 PMStock Up Nicely This Week: Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) - TGP
07/22/16 11:00 AMBarnes & Noble the most powerful retail brand in Tenet Partners’ 2016 Top 100 Most Powerful Brands Reports
07/22/16 08:29 AMBarnes & Noble, Inc. :BKS-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : July 22, 2016 -
07/21/16 02:51 PMHow Analysts Feel About Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS)? - Consumer Eagle
07/21/16 11:22 AMBarnes & Noble : Named Most Powerful Retail Brand in Tenet Partners 2016 Top 100 Most Powerful Brands Report
07/20/16 03:22 PMWeek three of the Get Pop-Cultured with Barnes & Noble celebration will include the massively popular Comic Convention Collectibles
07/20/16 07:53 AMWill Barnes & Noble Education (BNED) Continue to Surge Higher? -
07/19/16 08:15 PMBarnes & Noble Incorporated (NYSE:BKS) Shorted Shares Increased 0.03% After Market Selling - Consumer Eagle
07/19/16 03:47 PMBarnes & Noble Named Most Powerful Retail Brand in Tenet Partners 2016 Top 100 Most Powerful Brands Report - [Business Wire] - Barnes & Noble, Inc. , the nation’s largest retail bookseller and a leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced that it was named the most powerful retail brand in Tenet Partners’ 2016 Top 100 Most Powerful Brands Reports .
07/19/16 02:52 PMBarnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS): Sell-Side Ratings and Company Earnings Glance - Engelwood Daily
07/19/16 09:02 AMIs $18.75 Price Target Attainable For Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS)? - Investor Newswire
07/19/16 07:30 AMGet Pop-Cultured™ with Barnes & Noble Enters Its Third Week with an Amazing Lineup Featuring DC™ and Comic Convention Collectibles - [Business Wire] - Barnes & Noble, Inc. , the nation’s largest retail bookseller and a leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced that week three of the Get Pop-Cultured with Barnes & Noble celebration will include the massively popular Comic Convention Collectibles, which will be on sale exclusively at Barnes & Noble from July 21 through July 24, while supplies last, and feature ...
07/19/16 07:25 AMFive Below (FIVE) Looks Good: Stock Adds 5.4% in Session -
07/18/16 07:50 AMShare Performance Summary for: Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) - Press Telegraph
07/17/16 02:44 PMBarnes & Noble Incorporated (NYSE:BKS) Shorted Shares Increased By 16.06% - Press Telegraph
07/17/16 02:44 PMBarnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week - Fiscal Standard
07/15/16 01:26 PMQuinn Opportunity Partners LLC Decreased Stake in Barnes & Noble INC (NYSE:BKS) by $3.24 Million as Shares Rose - Consumer Eagle
07/15/16 01:26 PMActive Stocks in 'How' and 'Why'- Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS), Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (NYSE:VRX ... - Seneca Globe
07/15/16 01:26 PMBarnes & Noble Partners with Adaptive Studios - Digital Book World
07/14/16 08:20 PMBarnes & Noble : Announces Exclusive Publishing Partnership with Adaptive Studios
07/14/16 08:20 PMBarnes & Noble Partners with Adaptive Studios
07/14/16 11:35 AMInsiders Increasing Positions in: Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) - Press Telegraph
07/14/16 11:35 AMBarnes & Noble (BKS), Adaptive Studios Enter Exclusive Publishing Partnership - StreetInsider.com
07/14/16 08:39 AMBarnes & Noble (BKS) Stock Rising on Exclusive Print Partnership -
07/14/16 08:28 AMBarnes & Noble Announces Exclusive Publishing Partnership with Adaptive Studios - [at noodls] - New York, NY - July 14, 2016 - Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the nation's largest retail bookseller and a leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced that it ...
07/13/16 02:51 PMAre Analysts Bullish Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) After Last Week? - Consumer Eagle
07/13/16 10:58 AMWeek two of the Get Pop-Cultured with Barnes & Noble celebration includes tokidoki, Pokémon and Manga
07/12/16 02:57 PMRetailers eye Pokémon math - Seeking Alpha
07/12/16 02:57 PMAnalyst Target and Average Rating Watch: Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) - Press Telegraph
07/12/16 02:57 PMStock Moving Up This Week: Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) - Telanagana Press
07/12/16 07:30 AMGet Pop-Cultured with Barnes & Noble Celebration Continues with tokidoki, Pokémon and Manga - [Business Wire] - Barnes & Noble, Inc. , the nation’s largest retail bookseller and a leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced that week two of the Get Pop-Cultured with Barnes & Noble celebration will feature events and promotions highlighting some of the leading properties in pop culture today, including tokidoki, Pokémon and Manga.
07/12/16 04:04 AMStrong Sell Calls For Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) At 0 - Investor Newswire
07/11/16 02:51 PMStock Rating Watch and Earnings Insight for Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) - Press Telegraph
07/11/16 02:51 PMStock Performance Rundown on: Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) - Press Telegraph
07/11/16 10:30 AMHere’s Why E-Book Sales From Major Publishers Are Plummeting -
07/11/16 07:36 AM3 Reasons Why Barnes & Noble Education (BNED) is a Great Momentum Stock -
07/11/16 05:24 AMAdvent sells book retailer Thalia to German publishers family -
07/10/16 02:47 PMShare Valuation Recap for: Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) - Telanagana Press
07/09/16 02:45 PMBarnes & Noble Incorporated (NYSE:BKS) Short Interest Increased By 16.06% - Press Telegraph
07/08/16 02:54 PMDick's Sporting Goods Seeks Court Approval to Buy Sports Authority Name -- Week Ahead
07/07/16 05:46 PMBest-selling author's tweet revives food safety concerns at Chipotle -
07/07/16 06:01 AMPRESS DIGEST- Canada - July 7 - [Reuters] - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. THE GLOBE AND MAIL ** Jason Kenney did not step down as ...
07/06/16 08:38 PMCompany Stock Focus for Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS): Which Way Will Shares Head? - Press Telegraph
07/06/16 02:53 PMOption Market: Barnes & Noble Inc. Risk Hits A Lowered Level - CML News
07/06/16 02:53 PMBarnes & Noble Inc. (BKS) Jumps 5.11% on July 04 - Equities.com
07/06/16 09:20 AMWhy Barnes & Noble Inc. Had a Roller Coaster Week - Barnes & Noble’s stock rose after a limp earnings report, and it wasn't all due to the strange new idea the company's excited about.
07/05/16 10:59 AMBarnes & Noble, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:BKS) : July 5, 2016 -
07/05/16 10:40 AMBarnes & Noble Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Wednesday (BKS) -
07/04/16 02:47 PMShares With YTD Gains: Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) - Telanagana Press
07/04/16 02:47 PMShare Performance Recap for: Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) - Press Telegraph

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About Barnes & Noble

Barnes & Noble logoBarnes & Noble, Inc. is a bookseller. The Company is a content and commerce company, which provides access to trade books and other content across its multi-channel distribution platform. It operates in two segments: Barnes & Noble Retail (B&N Retail) and NOOK. The Company is engaged in the sale of trade books (generally hardcover and paperback consumer titles), mass market paperbacks (such as mystery, romance, science fiction and other fiction), children's books, eBooks and other digital content, textbooks and course-related materials, NOOK and related accessories, bargain books, magazines, gifts, cafe products and services, educational toys and games, music and movies direct to customers through its bookstores or on www.barnesandnoble.com. The Company also offers a textbook rental option to its customers through barnesandnoble.com. The Company offers its customers a suite of textbook options-new, used, digital and rental.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Specialty Retail, Other
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Stores
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: BKS
  • CUSIP: 06777410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $12.64
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $11.77
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $10.91
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 1.95
  • Market Cap: $943.18M
  • Beta: 1.65
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.69 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.01 EPS
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