|Bid||8.25 x 300|
|Ask||8.30 x 200|
|Day's Range||7.65 - 8.40|
|52 Week Range||6.25 - 13.63|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||27.95|
|Dividend & Yield||0.60 (8.39%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Barnes and Noble shares ripping higher as activist investor Sandell Asset Management is pushing the bookseller to sell itself.
Shares of some of the world's biggest retail companies--including Macy's, Walmart, and Target--jumped on Tuesday, marking a rare day of positive trading for this struggling sector.
Activist shareholder Sandell Asset Management says bookstore chain should go private and escape public markets that are currently hostile to retailers.