The following video is from Friday's Motley Fool Money roundtable discussion, in which host Chris Hill and analysts Jason Moser, James Early, and Matt Koppenheffer discuss the top business and investing stories of the week.
Shares of Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKN) shot up on Thursday on reports that Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) has offered $1 billion to buy Nook Media. Microsoft would get the Nook tablets, e-readers, e-books, and college book division. Is it a good deal for Barnes & Noble? Is it a good deal for Microsoft? In this installment of Motley Fool Money, our analysts discuss the potential deal.
The relevant video segment can be found between 6:54 and 8:46.
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