Barnes & Noble (BKS) has been under a strong bear grip, hence the stock is down -1.47% when compared to the S&P 500 in the past 4 weeks. However, in the near-term, buying emerged at lower levels and the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 2.74% in the past 1 week. The stock has risen by 2.91% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -1.99% in the past 4 weeks.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.29% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 5.68%.The 200 Day SMA reached 3.84%
Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS): After opening at $11.14, the stock dipped to an intraday low of $10.92 on Friday. However, the bulls stepped in to buy at lower levels and pushed the stock higher. The stock touched an intraday high of $11.31 and the buying power remained strong till the end. The stock closed at $11.3 for the day, a gain of 2.82% for the day session. The total traded volume was 853,499. The stocks close on the previous trading day was $11.3.
Barnes & Noble (BKS) : Currently there are 2 street experts covering Barnes & Noble (BKS) stock. The most bullish and bearish price target for the stock is $19 and $17 respectively for the short term. The average price target of all the analysts comes to $17.88. The estimated standard deviation from the target is $1.24.
Barnes & Noble, Inc. is a retailer of content, digital media and educational products. The Companys segments include Barnes & Noble Retail (B&N Retail) and NOOK. The Company is a content, commerce and technology company, which provides access to trade books, textbooks, magazines, newspapers and other content across its multi-channel distribution platform. The Companys principal business is the sale of trade books (generally hardcover and paperback consumer titles), mass market paperbacks (such as mystery, romance, science fiction and other fiction), childrens books, eBooks and other digital content, textbooks and course-related materials, NOOK and related accessories, bargain books, magazines, gifts, emblematic apparel and gifts, school and dorm supplies, cafe products and services, educational toys and games, music and movies direct to customers through its bookstores or on barnesandnoble.com. The Company operates approximately 648 bookstores in around 50 states.