Barnes & Noble (BKS) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Barnes & Noble (BKS), hence the stock is down -1.49% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -6.58% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -3.48% and the stock has fallen -6.08% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 6.5% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 12.26%.The 200 Day SMA reached 0.2% Barnes & Noble, Inc. has dropped 2.24% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 29.45%.
Barnes & Noble (BKS) : The consensus price target for Barnes & Noble (BKS) is $17.88 for the short term with a standard deviation of $1.24. The most optimist securities analyst among the 2 who monitor the stock believes that the stock can reach $19, however, the pessimist price target for the company is $17.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $10.76 and the intraday high of $11.03 after having opened at $10.9 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $10.9, a loss of -1.28%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 1,515,860 shares. The stock failed to cross $11.03 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $10.81.
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.