Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS)

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Barnes & Noble at 52-Week High as Stockholders Cheer Smaller Losses

Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS) reported first-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Tuesday. The bookstore chain reported a quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) loss of $0.56 on ...
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Barnes & Noble Shares Outperform Amazon

Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS) shares have outperformed Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) this year, and have done so by a wide margin. Either Wall Street has warmed to the ...
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Samsung Nook for Barnes & Noble Due August 20th

Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS) and Samsung Electronics have announced an event for August 20th in New York at which the companies are expected to introduce a Samsung-built Nook. ...
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Amazon, Google Squaring Off in Same-Day Delivery Battle

On Wednesday Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) said it was expanding its same-day delivery service to 6 new metropolitan areas bringing to 10 the number of cities where Amazon Prime members ...
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Barnes & Noble Stockholders Unwisely Cheer News of Company’s Split

The big news from Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS) Wednesday morning is that the company will split into two businesses: B&N Retail and Nook Media. Both companies will be ...
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Barnes & Noble to Build Nook With Samsung

Barnes & Noble Inc.'s (NYSE: BKS) Nook could begin a resurrection after years of poundings by Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) Kindle and the Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPad. The deeply trouble ...
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Amazon Phone’s Big Advantage? Customers

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) could release a new smartphone in the next few days that has been described as the first with a 3D screen, a Samsung Galaxy killer and ...
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New Tablet Competition for Samsung and Apple — Xiaomi

A Chinese company will take the long shot that it can compete in a tablet market completely dominated by Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Samsung. New challenger Xiaomi has at least ...
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Is Liberty Media Throwing in the Towel on Barnes & Noble?

Is Liberty Media Corp.'s (NASDAQ: LMCA) decision to reduce its stake in Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS) a matter of stepping aside so the bookseller can spread its wings ...
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Barnes & Noble to Discontinue Windows App for Nook; Then What?

In a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), bookseller Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS) said it has amended its agreement with Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) signed ...
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Nine Retailers Closing the Most Stores

Brick-and-mortar retailers have been suffering from slow economic activity for years, as well as from increased competition from online retailers. The rise in store closings is a prominent sign of ...
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Does Barnes & Noble Have a Better Offer?

After Friday’s announcement that G Asset Management had offered $22 a share for a 51% stake in Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS), or failing that, $5 a share for ...
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Is the Nook the Canary in the Tablet Coal Mine?

Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS) has confirmed that it has reduced staffing levels at the company, but it has not said how many people lost their jobs or in ...
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Big Insider Selling By Barnes & Noble Chairman

It is coming close to year-end, and 24/7 Wall St. is looking out for which CEOs and groups of company insiders are selling big blocks of stocks and bringing in ...
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The Situation at Barnes & Noble Just Got Worse

Shares of Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS) tumbled nearly 12% on Friday following the announcement that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) was launching an investigation into the ...
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