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NYSE:BKSBarnes & Noble Stock Price, Forecast & News

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(As of 08/19/2019)
Today's Range
Now: $6.49
50-Day Range
MA: $6.49
52-Week Range
Now: $6.49
Average Volume946,401 shs
Market Capitalization$475.13 million
P/E Ratio19.12
Dividend Yield9.23%
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.36 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous shopping goods stores
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Stores



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.55 billion
Cash Flow$1.77 per share
Book Value$6.07 per share


Net Income$3.77 million


Market Cap$475.13 million
Next Earnings DateN/A

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Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Barnes & Noble's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Barnes & Noble's stock was trading at $6.49 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BKS stock has increased by 0.0% and is now trading at $6.49. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Barnes & Noble?

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

How were Barnes & Noble's earnings last quarter?

Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, June, 19th. The specialty retailer reported ($0.26) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.24) by $0.02. The specialty retailer earned $755.40 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $759.05 million. Barnes & Noble had a net margin of 0.11% and a return on equity of 5.76%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 3.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted ($0.29) earnings per share. View Barnes & Noble's earnings history.

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

Barnes & Noble announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, June 10th. Stockholders of record on Friday, July 5th will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Friday, August 2nd. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 9.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, July 3rd. View Barnes & Noble's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for BKS?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Barnes & Noble's stock. Their forecasts range from $6.71 to $7.00. On average, they anticipate Barnes & Noble's share price to reach $6.86 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 5.6% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Barnes & Noble.

Has Barnes & Noble been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about BKS stock have been trending neutral this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Barnes & Noble earned a daily sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the specialty retailer a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View the latest news aboutBarnes & Noble.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Barnes & Noble own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Barnes & Noble investors own include Ford Motor (F), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Barnes & Noble Education (BNED), AT&T (T), Boeing (BA), Bank of America (BAC), General Electric (GE), Chesapeake Energy (CHK) and Macy's (M).

Who are Barnes & Noble's key executives?

Barnes & Noble's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Leonard Riggio, Founder & Exec. Chairman (Age 78)
  • Ms. Mary Ellen Keating, Sr. VP of Corp. Communications & Public Affairs (Age 61)
  • Mr. William Earl Wood, Exec. VP & Pres of Digital (Age 48)
  • Mr. Joseph Charles Gorman, Exec. VP of Operations (Age 48)
  • Mr. Peter M. Herpich, VP, Corp. Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 49)

What is Barnes & Noble's stock symbol?

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

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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Barnes & Noble's stock price today?

One share of BKS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.49.

How big of a company is Barnes & Noble?

Barnes & Noble has a market capitalization of $475.13 million and generates $3.55 billion in revenue each year. Barnes & Noble employs 24,000 workers across the globe.

What is Barnes & Noble's official website?

The official website for Barnes & Noble is 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]

This page was last updated on 5/31/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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