The Company's principal business is the sale of trade books, mass market paperbacks, children's books, bargain books, magazines, music and movies direct to customers.


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Stock Performance

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Key Data Points

Primary metrics and data points about Barnes and Noble.
Current Price: $13.18
Prev Close: $12.93
Open: $12.95
Bid: $13.18
Ask: $13.19
Day's Range: $12.83 - $13.28
52wk Range: $7.25 - $18.29
Volume: 470,919
Avg Vol 1,161,681
Market Cap: $1.01B
P/E (ttm): 258.60
EPS (ttm): $0.05
Div & Yield: $0.60 (4.6%)

Company Rating

What our community thinks about Barnes and Noble.
CAPS Rating 1 out of 5
 
311 Outperform
371 Underperform
CAPS All Stars
 
68 Outperform
119 Underperform

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Score: +97.74
Call: Outperform
Time Frame: Five Plus Years
Start Price: $18.24
Start Date: 3/29/2007
Gain/Loss: +$152.4%
S&P Gain/Loss: +$54.7%

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CEO Rating

The single most important factor in a company's success is the team that's leading the company.

Ron Boire, CEO

44% Approve

Based on 47 Ratings

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Business Summary

Industry, sector and description for Barnes and Noble.

The Company's principal business is the sale of trade books, mass market paperbacks, children's books, bargain books, magazines, music and movies direct to customers.

  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Sector: Services
  • Industry: Specialty Retail