NYSE:BKS - Barnes & Noble Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$6.92 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 11/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$6.92
Today's Range$6.83 - $6.9750
52-Week Range$4.10 - $8.00
Volume777,589 shs
Average Volume951,556 shs
Market Capitalization$503.83 million
P/E Ratio16.83
Dividend Yield8.70%
Beta1.25
Barnes & Noble, Inc. primarily operates as a bookseller in the United States. The company operates through two segments, B&N Retail and NOOK. It sells trade books, including hardcover and paperback titles; mass market paperbacks, such as mystery, romance, science fiction, and other fiction; and children's books, eBooks and other digital content, NOOK and related accessories, bargain books, magazines, gifts, café products and services, educational toys and games, and music and movies. The company also offers a suite of new, used, and digital textbooks, as well as textbooks rentals. As of April 28, 2018, it operated 630 Barnes & Noble bookstores in 50 states, and a NOOK, a digital bookstore, as well as BN.com and barnesandnoble.com Websites. The company was founded in 1986 and is based in New York, New York.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Miscellaneous shopping goods stores
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Stores
SectorRetail/Wholesale
Current SymbolNYSE:BKS
Previous Symbol
CUSIP06777410
Phone212-633-3300

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.39
Current Ratio1.15
Quick Ratio0.16

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio16.83
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.66 billion
Price / Sales0.14
Cash Flow$2.0595 per share
Price / Cash3.36
Book Value$5.66 per share
Price / Book1.22

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$-125,480,000.00
Net Margins-3.66%
Return on Equity6.33%
Return on Assets1.54%

Miscellaneous

Employees23,000
Outstanding Shares73,020,000
Market Cap$503.83 million
OptionableOptionable

Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Barnes & Noble's stock symbol?

Barnes & Noble trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BKS."

How often does Barnes & Noble pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Barnes & Noble?

Barnes & Noble announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 3rd. Stockholders of record on Monday, October 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share on Friday, October 26th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 8.67%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, October 12th. View Barnes & Noble's Dividend History.

How will Barnes & Noble's stock buyback program work?

Barnes & Noble announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase plan on Wednesday, April 12th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $50,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 83% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Barnes & Noble's earnings last quarter?

Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) released its earnings results on Thursday, September, 6th. The specialty retailer reported ($0.23) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.09) by $0.14. The specialty retailer earned $794.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $832.40 million. Barnes & Noble had a negative net margin of 3.66% and a positive return on equity of 6.33%. Barnes & Noble's revenue was down 6.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned ($0.15) EPS. View Barnes & Noble's Earnings History.

When is Barnes & Noble's next earnings date?

Barnes & Noble is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 20th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Barnes & Noble.

How can I listen to Barnes & Noble's earnings call?

Barnes & Noble will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, November 20th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8772601479.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Barnes & Noble?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Barnes & Noble in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Barnes & Noble.

Has Barnes & Noble been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about BKS stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Barnes & Noble earned a media sentiment score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the specialty retailer a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Barnes & Noble's key competitors?

Who are Barnes & Noble's key executives?

Barnes & Noble's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Leonard Riggio, Founder & Exec. Chairman (Age 77)
  • Mr. Allen W. Lindstrom, CFO & Member of the Office of CEO (Age 52)
  • Ms. Mary Ellen Keating, Sr. VP of Corp. Communications & Public Affairs (Age 60)
  • Mr. William Earl Wood, Chief Digital Officer (Age 47)
  • Mr. Peter M. Herpich, VP, Corp. Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 48)

Who are Barnes & Noble's major shareholders?

Barnes & Noble's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.23%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.16%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.58%), Royce & Associates LP (0.76%), SG Capital Management LLC (0.71%) and Ibex Investors LLC (0.32%). Company insiders that own Barnes & Noble stock include Abrams Capital Management, LP, Frederic Argir, Leonard Riggio, Peter Jensen and Peter M Herpich. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Barnes & Noble.

Which major investors are selling Barnes & Noble stock?

BKS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Credit Suisse AG, S. Muoio & CO. LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Royce & Associates LP and Radnor Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Barnes & Noble.

Which major investors are buying Barnes & Noble stock?

BKS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including SG Capital Management LLC, Ibex Investors LLC, BlackRock Inc., BlueMountain Capital Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, SG Americas Securities LLC, Engineers Gate Manager LP and Levin Capital Strategies L.P.. Company insiders that have bought Barnes & Noble stock in the last two years include Leonard Riggio and Peter Jensen. View Insider Buying and Selling for Barnes & Noble.

How do I buy shares of Barnes & Noble?

Shares of BKS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Barnes & Noble's stock price today?

One share of BKS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.92.

How big of a company is Barnes & Noble?

Barnes & Noble has a market capitalization of $503.83 million and generates $3.66 billion in revenue each year. Barnes & Noble employs 23,000 workers across the globe.

What is Barnes & Noble's official website?

The official website for Barnes & Noble is http://www.barnesandnobleinc.com.

How can I contact Barnes & Noble?

Barnes & Noble's mailing address is 122 FIFTH AVENUE, NEW YORK NY, 10011. The specialty retailer can be reached via phone at 212-633-3300 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Barnes & Noble (NYSE BKS)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  268 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  281 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  549
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Barnes & Noble and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BKS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BKS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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