Barnes & Noble Education Company Profile (NYSE:BNED)

About Barnes & Noble Education (BNED)

Barnes & Noble Education logoBarnes & Noble Education, Inc. is a contract operator of bookstores on college and university campuses across the United States and a provider of digital education services. The Company offers a support system, and a retail and digital learning experience for students. Through its subsidiary, Barnes & Noble College Booksellers, LLC, the Company operates approximately 750 campus bookstores and the school-branded e-commerce sites for each store, serving over five million college students and their faculty. The Company offers a set of products and services to help students, faculty and administrators achieve their shared educational and social goals. Its suite of product offerings includes Textbook and Course Material Sales, Textbook and Course Material Rentals, General Merchandise, Trade, Digital Education and Brand Partnerships. The Company also offers other merchandise, such as laptops and other technology products, notebooks, backpacks, school and dormitory supplies and related items.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Specialty Retail, Other
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: BNED
  • CUSIP: N/A
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $9.38
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $9.78
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $10.35
  • 52-Week Range: $46,447,000.00 - $8.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 187.60
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 24.05
  • P/E Growth: 3.70
  • Market Cap: $435.67M
  • Outstanding Shares: 46,447,000
  • Beta: 1.21
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -0.28%
  • Return on Equity: 1.70%
  • Return on Assets: 0.88%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 1.32%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.63%

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Barnes & Noble Education (NYSE:BNED) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $12.50 (33.26% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Barnes & Noble Education (NYSE:BNED)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/11/2016BWS FinancialInitiated CoverageStrong-Buy$14.00N/AView Rating Details
5/9/2016SidotiInitiated CoverageNeutral$11.00N/AView Rating Details
12/10/2015Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHold$11.00N/AView Rating Details
7/27/2015Craig HallumInitiated CoverageBuy$25.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 3/26/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Barnes & Noble Education (NYSE:BNED)
Earnings by Quarter for Barnes & Noble Education (NYSE:BNED)
Earnings History by Quarter for Barnes & Noble Education (NYSE:BNED)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/28/2017        
2/28/2017Q317$0.15$0.09$538.86 million$521.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/6/2016Q217$0.78$0.64$778.80 million$770.67 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/8/2016Q117($0.58)($0.60)$245.58 million$239.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/28/2016Q416($0.11)($0.06)$294.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/8/2016Q316$0.11($0.07)$534.42 million$518.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/8/2015Q216$0.89$0.69$789.68 million$755.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/9/2015Q116($0.64)($0.65)$236.64 million$239.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Barnes & Noble Education (NYSE:BNED)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.13 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.39 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Barnes & Noble Education (NYSE:BNED)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Barnes & Noble Education (NYSE:BNED)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.37%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 65.34%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Barnes & Noble Education (NYSE:BNED)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Barnes & Noble Education (NYSE:BNED)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Barnes & Noble Education (NYSE:BNED)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/17/2017Srijayanth D ChakrapaniInsiderSell6,500$9.78$63,570.00View SEC Filing  
4/8/2016Abrams Capital Management, L.PMajor ShareholderBuy9,544$8.77$83,700.88View SEC Filing  
1/13/2016Abrams Capital Management, L.PMajor ShareholderBuy488,348$8.84$4,316,996.32View SEC Filing  
12/15/2015Abrams Capital Management, L.PMajor ShareholderBuy449,459$8.75$3,932,766.25View SEC Filing  
10/23/2015Abrams Capital Management, L.PMajor ShareholderBuy1,500$12.34$18,510.00View SEC Filing  
10/21/2015Abrams Capital Management, L.PMajor ShareholderBuy76,789$12.47$957,558.83View SEC Filing  
10/14/2015Abrams Capital Management, L.PMajor ShareholderBuy104,866$12.42$1,302,435.72View SEC Filing  
10/7/2015Abrams Capital Management, L.PMajor ShareholderBuy10,632$12.37$131,517.84View SEC Filing  
10/2/2015Abrams Capital Management, L.PMajor ShareholderBuy266,183$12.53$3,335,272.99View SEC Filing  
9/30/2015Abrams Capital Management, L.PMajor ShareholderBuy285,992$12.73$3,640,678.16View SEC Filing  
9/23/2015Abrams Capital Management, L.PMajor ShareholderBuy146,841$12.60$1,850,196.60View SEC Filing  
9/18/2015Abrams Capital Management, L.PMajor ShareholderBuy33,305$12.66$421,641.30View SEC Filing  
9/11/2015Abrams Capital Management, L.PMajor ShareholderBuy378,396$12.84$4,858,604.64View SEC Filing  
8/31/2015Abrams Capital Management, L.PMajor ShareholderBuy68,244$12.87$878,300.28View SEC Filing  
8/28/2015Abrams Capital Management, L.PMajor ShareholderBuy131,797$12.27$1,617,149.19View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015Abrams Capital Management, L.PMajor ShareholderBuy592,565$12.62$7,478,170.30View SEC Filing  
8/20/2015Abrams Capital Management, L.PMajor ShareholderBuy61,307$12.86$788,408.02View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Barnes & Noble Education (NYSE:BNED)
Latest Headlines for Barnes & Noble Education (NYSE:BNED)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoBarnes & Noble Education Inc (BNED) Insider Sells $63,570.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 20 at 8:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBARNES & NOBLE EDUCATION (BNED) SHAREHOLDER ALERT – Andrews & Springer LLC Is Investigating Barnes & Noble Education, Inc. For Potential Breaches of Fiduciary Duty
finance.yahoo.com - March 6 at 10:51 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Barnes & noble education acquires mbs for $174.2 million
www.reuters.com - March 1 at 8:58 PM
streetinsider.com logoBarnes & Noble Education (BNED) Buys MBS for $174.2M
www.streetinsider.com - March 1 at 8:58 PM
barrons.com logoCashing In On Textbook Rentals
www.barrons.com - March 1 at 8:58 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ3 2017 Barnes & Noble Education Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 28 at 4:17 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoBarnes & Noble Education Reports Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 28 at 4:17 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoBarnes & Noble Education Acquires MBS for $174.2 Million
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 28 at 4:17 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoBARNES & NOBLE EDUCATION, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Completion of Acquisit
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 28 at 4:17 PM
fool.com logoWhy Barnes & Noble Education, Inc. Dropped 12% in January
www.fool.com - February 15 at 10:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBarnes & Noble Education Announces Fiscal 2017 Third Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Webcast
finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 4:32 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm SC 13G/A Barnes & Noble Education Filed by: VANGUARD GROUP INC
www.streetinsider.com - February 10 at 3:28 PM
seekingalpha.com logoBarnes & Noble Education - Modest Valuation And Cash-Rich Balance Sheet, But Real Challenges Ahead
seekingalpha.com - January 30 at 3:51 PM
wsj.com logoBarnes & Noble and Rutgers to Open Bookstore in Downtown Newark
www.wsj.com - December 20 at 8:01 AM
wsj.com logo[$$] Barnes & Noble Moves to Downtown Newark
www.wsj.com - December 19 at 5:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPost Earnings Coverage as Barnes & Noble Education Q2 Results Disappoint
finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 4:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBARNES & NOBLE EDUCATION, INC. Financials
finance.yahoo.com - December 10 at 3:54 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of BNED earnings conference call or presentation 6-Dec-16 3:00pm GMT
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 8 at 2:37 AM
streetinsider.com logoBarnes & Noble Education (BNED) Misses Q2 EPS by 15c; Comps Fell 2.9%
www.streetinsider.com - December 6 at 9:22 PM
seekingalpha.com logoBarnes & Noble Education's (BNED) CEO Max Roberts on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - December 6 at 9:22 PM
investorplace.com logoBarnes & Noble Education Inc (BNED) Stock Dives on Disappointing Earnings
investorplace.com - December 6 at 9:22 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ2 2017 Barnes & Noble Education Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 6 at 4:17 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo8:41 am Barnes & Noble Education misses by $0.14, misses on revs; guides FY17 revs in-line; comps -2.9% due to lower enrollments and a softer retail environment
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 6 at 4:17 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Barnes & Noble Education Q2 earnings per share $0.63
www.reuters.com - December 6 at 12:20 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] Barnes & Noble Education's Sales Slow; Shares Fall
www.wsj.com - December 6 at 12:20 PM
fool.com logoBarnes & Noble Education Fails Its Latest Test
www.fool.com - December 6 at 12:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBarnes & Noble Education Reports Sales Slump
finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 12:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBarnes & Noble Education Announces Fiscal 2017 Second Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Webcast
finance.yahoo.com - November 15 at 12:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBarnes & Noble Education Announces Advanced OER Courseware: A Turnkey Solution for Colleges and Universities Seeking to Improve Learning Outcomes, Affordability and Accessibility
finance.yahoo.com - October 26 at 12:50 PM
seekingalpha.com logoPockets of retail start the week off slow
seekingalpha.com - October 18 at 8:47 AM

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Frequently Asked Questions for Barnes & Noble Education (NYSE:BNED)

What is Barnes & Noble Education's stock symbol?

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

How were Barnes & Noble Education's earnings last quarter?

Barnes & Noble Education Inc (NYSE:BNED) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 28th. The company reported $0.09 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.15 by $0.06. The business had revenue of $521.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $538.86 million. Barnes & Noble Education had a positive return on equity of 1.70% and a negative net margin of 0.28%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up .6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.10 EPS.

When will Barnes & Noble Education make its next earnings announcement?

Barnes & Noble Education is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February, 28th 2017.

Where is Barnes & Noble Education's stock going? Where will Barnes & Noble Education's stock price be in 2017?

2 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Barnes & Noble Education's stock. Their forecasts range from $11.00 to $14.00. On average, they anticipate Barnes & Noble Education's stock price to reach $12.50 in the next twelve months.

Who owns Barnes & Noble Education stock?

Barnes & Noble Education's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Abrams Capital Management L.P. (18.95%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.45%), State Street Corp (1.96%), Evermore Global Advisors LLC (1.92%), FMR LLC (1.06%) and William Harris Investors Inc. (0.92%). Company insiders that own Barnes & Noble Education stock include Abrams Capital Management, LP and Srijayanth D Chakrapani.

Who sold Barnes & Noble Education stock? Who is selling Barnes & Noble Education stock?

Barnes & Noble Education's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including William Harris Investors Inc., GSA Capital Partners LLP, Numeric Investors LLC, CNH Partners LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System, Hanson & Doremus Investment Management and Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY.

Who bought Barnes & Noble Education stock? Who is buying Barnes & Noble Education stock?

Barnes & Noble Education's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Evermore Global Advisors LLC, Norges Bank, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, State Street Corp, Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC and Trexquant Investment LP.

How do I buy Barnes & Noble Education stock?

Shares of Barnes & Noble Education can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Barnes & Noble Education stock cost?

One share of Barnes & Noble Education stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.38.

Barnes & Noble Education (BNED) Chart for Sunday, March, 26, 2017

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