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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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Barnes & Noble Results Provide Little Holiday Cheer for Investors

Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS) reported second-quarter fiscal 2014 results before markets opened Tuesday morning. The bookstore chain reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.15 on revenues of $1.73 ...
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Apple Scores Court Victory in E-books Trial

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) scored a modest victory on Tuesday in a trial related to price-fixing on e-books at its App Store. The same judge who has ruled against Apple ...
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Elmore Leonard: Dying Improves Book Sales

Supposedly the works of many great painters do not reach their peak value until the artists are dead. In the case of Elmore Leonard, who sold millions of books when he ...
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After Gains, Why Best Buy Still Gets Crushed by Amazon

The big question in the retail sector is whether any company can hold on against Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN). Corner bookstores have all but disappeared, Borders is history and Barnes ...
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