|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|
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 ...
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.