Zacks Rating on Barnes & Noble (BKS)

Barnes & Noble (BKS) has an average broker rating of 2.33, which is interpreted as a Buy, as rated by 3 equity analysts. Nonetheless, 1 analysts are positive on the stocks future and they recommend a Strong Buy on the stock. Nevertheless, the majority of 2 analysts consider that the stock is a Hold with neither a large upside nor a downside. Ranking by Zacks Investment Research for Coach Inc is 3, which is also a Hold.

Barnes & Noble (BKS) : Average target price received by Barnes & Noble (BKS) is $17.88 with an expected standard deviation of $1.24. The most aggressive target on the stock is $19, whereas the most downbeat target is $17. 2 financial analysts are currently covering the stock.


Barnes & Noble, Inc. has lost 13.23% in the last five trading days and dropped 10.21% in the last 4 weeks. Barnes & Noble, Inc. is up 1.29% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 39.03%. Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS): The stock was completely flat for the day, closing at $11.61 on Tuesday. The flat closing masks the intraday volatility in the stock. After opening at $11.68, the stock touched an intraday high of $11.76 and a low of $11.45. Neither the bulls nor the bears asserted their supremacy at close, due to which the stock closed completely flat. The stock previously closed at $11.61. The total trading volume on Tuesday was 573,060.

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 The Company operates approximately 648 bookstores in around 50 states.

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