|Bid||8.000 x 9900|
|Ask||8.050 x 16500|
|Day's Range||7.950 - 8.411|
|52 Week Range||6.250 - 13.630|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||27.02|
|Dividend & Yield||0.60 (8.45%)|
|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.
Activist shareholder Sandell Asset Management says bookstore chain should go private and escape public markets that are currently hostile to retailers.
An activist investor has encouraged Barnes & Nobles to sell itself, arguing that the company's "unconscionably low" market value fails to reflect its status as the "one truly national bookstore ...