Barnes & Noble (BKS) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Barnes & Noble (BKS), hence the stock is down -12.7% 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 -16.08% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -12.36% and the stock has fallen -16.11% in the past 1 week.
Barnes & Noble, Inc. has dropped 1.61% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 34.12%. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 13.14% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 7.91%.
Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS): The stock opened at $11.52 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $11.53 for the day. The stock traded down to $11.19 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $11.20 with a loss of -3.28% for the day. The stock had closed at $11.58 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 865,331 shares.
Also, Sidoti & Co. initiates coverage on Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS). The shares have now been rated Neutral by the stock experts at the ratings house. The rating by the firm was issued on August 18, 2016.
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.