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Barnes & Noble Education Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.06 (-2.67 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $2.19
50-Day Range
MA: $2.32
52-Week Range
Now: $2.19
Volume2.15 million shs
Average Volume632,434 shs
Market Capitalization$106.51 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.05 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous shopping goods stores



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.85 billion
Cash Flow$0.88 per share
Book Value$7.65 per share


Net Income$-38,250,000.00


Market Cap$106.51 million
Next Earnings Date12/2/2020 (Estimated)
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(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Barnes & Noble Education (NYSE:BNED) Frequently Asked Questions

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

Barnes & Noble Education's stock was trading at $2.76 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BNED stock has decreased by 20.7% and is now trading at $2.19.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Barnes & Noble Education?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Barnes & Noble Education in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Barnes & Noble Education's next earnings date?

Barnes & Noble Education is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, December 2nd 2020.
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How were Barnes & Noble Education's earnings last quarter?

Barnes & Noble Education Inc (NYSE:BNED) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, September, 3rd. The specialty retailer reported ($0.96) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.59) by $0.37. The specialty retailer had revenue of $204.01 million for the quarter. Barnes & Noble Education had a negative return on equity of 7.69% and a negative net margin of 3.04%.
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What price target have analysts set for BNED?

1 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Barnes & Noble Education's stock. Their forecasts range from $4.00 to $4.00. On average, they anticipate Barnes & Noble Education's stock price to reach $4.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 82.6% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Barnes & Noble Education?

Barnes & Noble Education saw a decrease in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,900,000 shares, a decrease of 13.2% from the August 15th total of 2,190,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 806,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.4 days. Currently, 6.5% of the company's shares are short sold.
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Who are some of Barnes & Noble Education's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Barnes & Noble Education own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Barnes & Noble Education investors own include Newell Brands (NWL), Barnes & Noble (BKS), Ford Motor (F), General Electric (GE), TherapeuticsMD (TXMD), FireEye (FEYE), Inovio Pharmaceuticals (INO), American Airlines Group (AAL), General Motors (GM) and Intel (INTC).

Who are Barnes & Noble Education's key executives?

Barnes & Noble Education's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Michael P. Huseby, Chairman & CEO (Age 64)
  • Mr. Patrick H. Maloney, Exec. VP of Operations (Age 63)
  • Mr. Michael Connolly Miller, Exec. VP of Corp. Strategy, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 46)
  • Mr. Kanuj Malhotra, Exec. VP of Corp. Devel. & Pres of Digital Student Solutions (Age 52)
  • Mr. Barry Brover, Exec. VP of Operations (Age 58)

What is Barnes & Noble Education's stock symbol?

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

Who are Barnes & Noble Education's major shareholders?

Barnes & Noble Education's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Antara Capital LP (1.67%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.28%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (1.14%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.60%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.59%) and AQR Capital Management LLC (0.57%). Company insiders that own Barnes & Noble Education stock include Abrams Capital Management, LP, Kanuj Malhotra, Master Fund Lp Outerbridge, Michael Connolly Miller, Michael Huseby, Wynnefield Partners Small Cap and Zachary Levenick.
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Which major investors are selling Barnes & Noble Education stock?

BNED stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Antara Capital LP, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., and Principal Financial Group Inc..
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Which major investors are buying Barnes & Noble Education stock?

BNED stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AQR Capital Management LLC, Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., and Bank of America Corp DE. Company insiders that have bought Barnes & Noble Education stock in the last two years include Master Fund Lp Outerbridge, Michael Huseby, Wynnefield Partners Small Cap, and Zachary Levenick.
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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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Barnes & Noble Education's stock price today?

One share of BNED stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.19.

How big of a company is Barnes & Noble Education?

Barnes & Noble Education has a market capitalization of $106.51 million and generates $1.85 billion in revenue each year. Barnes & Noble Education employs 5,500 workers across the globe.

What is Barnes & Noble Education's official website?

The official website for Barnes & Noble Education is www.bned.com.

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]

This page was last updated on 9/19/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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