|Day's Range||7.95 - 8.25|
|52 Week Range||6.25 - 13.63|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||27.44|
|Dividend & Yield||0.60 (7.23%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
An activist investor is pushing for Barnes & Noble to sell itself-- and the brick-and-mortar book chain still has appeal for the right buyer. Walmart has considered buying Barnes & Noble in the past.
The 'brick and mortar' bookstore chain may soon become a target for acquisition now that a high-profile activist is agitating for a sale.
Activist shareholder Sandell Asset Management says bookstore chain should go private and escape public markets that are currently hostile to retailers.