NYSE:BNED - Barnes & Noble Education Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $5.37 -0.16 (-2.89 %) (As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$5.37Today's Range$5.33 - $5.5952-Week Range$4.99 - $9.10Volume339,949 shsAverage Volume438,636 shsMarket Capitalization$259.45 millionP/E Ratio4.40Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.32 Company ProfileAnalyst RatingsEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Barnes & Noble Education, Inc. operates bookstores for college and university campuses, and K-12 institutions in the United States. It operates in three segments: Barnes & Noble College, MBS Textbook Exchange, and Digital Student Solutions. The Barnes & Noble College segment sells and rents course material; offers a suite of digital content, software, and services through its LoudCloud platform, as well as e-textbooks; and sells general merchandise, including collegiate and athletic apparel, other custom-branded school spirit products, technology, supplies, and convenience items. It also operates 86 customized cafés and 18 stand-alone convenience stores; and a media channel for brands targeting the college demographic. As of April 28, 2018, this segment operated 768 physical bookstores; and 87 True Spirit sites. The MBS Textbook Exchange segment is involved in the operation of virtual bookstores, which offer course materials, including new and used print and digital textbooks; and textbook distribution activities, as well as sale of inventory management, hardware, and point-of-sale solutions. This segment operates 676 virtual bookstores, including 454 virtual bookstores; and sources and sells new and used textbooks to approximately 3,500 physical college bookstores. The Digital Student Solutions segment offers direct-to-student product and service offerings to assist students to studying effectively and enhancing academic performance. It provides subscription-based writing services to approximately 100,000 subscribers through its digital properties, as well as tutoring and test prep services offered through its partnership with The Princeton Review. Barnes & Noble Education, Inc. was founded in 1873 and is headquartered in Basking Ridge, New Jersey. Receive BNED News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for BNED and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Miscellaneous shopping goods stores Sub-IndustryN/A SectorConsumer Discretionary SymbolNYSE:BNED CUSIPN/A Webwww.bned.com Phone908-991-2665 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.21 Current Ratio1.50 Quick Ratio0.42 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio4.40 Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.20 billion Price / Sales0.11 Cash Flow$2.5694 per share Price / Cash2.09 Book Value$9.97 per share Price / Book0.54 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.22 Net Income$-252,560,000.00 Net Margins-11.46% Return on Equity-43.39% Return on Assets-18.14% Miscellaneous Employees6,600 Outstanding Shares46,920,000Market Cap$259.45 Barnes & Noble Education (NYSE:BNED) Frequently Asked Questions 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) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, June, 20th. The specialty retailer reported $0.36 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.02) by $0.38. The specialty retailer earned $357.65 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $340.86 million. Barnes & Noble Education had a negative return on equity of 43.39% and a negative net margin of 11.46%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 4.3% on a year-over-year basis. View Barnes & Noble Education's Earnings History. What price target have analysts set for BNED? 2 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Barnes & Noble Education's stock. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $14.00. On average, they expect Barnes & Noble Education's share price to reach $12.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 123.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Barnes & Noble Education. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Barnes & Noble Education? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Barnes & Noble Education in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." Who are some of Barnes & Noble Education's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Barnes & Noble Education include Dicks Sporting Goods (DKS), Office Depot (ODP), Hibbett Sports (HIBB), Barnes & Noble (BKS), Sportsman's Warehouse (SPWH) and Big 5 Sporting Goods (BGFV). Who are Barnes & Noble Education's key executives? Barnes & Noble Education's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Michael P. Huseby, Chairman & CEO (Age 63)Mr. Barry Brover, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 57)Mr. Patrick Maloney, Exec. VP of Operations and Pres of Barnes & Noble College (Age 62)Mr. Kanuj Malhotra, Exec. VP of Corp. Devel. & Pres of Digital Student Solutions (Age 51)Ms. Seema C. Paul, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 54) Has Barnes & Noble Education been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about BNED stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Barnes & Noble Education earned a coverage optimism score of 0.04 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the specialty retailer an impact score of 47.00 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. Who are Barnes & Noble Education's major shareholders? Barnes & Noble Education's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include RIGGIO LEONARD (14.10%). Company insiders that own Barnes & Noble Education stock include Abrams Capital Management, LP, Lisa Malat and Srijayanth D Chakrapani. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Barnes & Noble Education. How do I buy shares of Barnes & Noble Education? Shares of BNED 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 Education's stock price today? One share of BNED stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.37. How big of a company is Barnes & Noble Education? Barnes & Noble Education has a market capitalization of $259.45 million and generates $2.20 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $-252,560,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.22 on an earnings per share basis. Barnes & Noble Education employs 6,600 workers across the globe. How can I contact Barnes & Noble Education? Barnes & Noble Education's mailing address is 120 MOUNTAIN VIEW BOULEVARD, BASKING RIDGE NJ, 07920. The specialty retailer can be reached via phone at 908-991-2665 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Barnes & Noble Education (NYSE BNED)Community Ranking: 1.8 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 101 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 177 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 278MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Barnes & Noble Education and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BNED will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BNED will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 7/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Should I invest in "strong buy" stocks?