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10 Stores Closed on Thanksgiving

The holidays are an extremely important time for retailers, many of which depend on holiday shoppers to meet their yearly goals. This year, the holiday season is expected to be ...
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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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