Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) Q4 net loss narrowed to $13.43 million

Total shares held by institutions as of the most recent company filings are 50,729,917 with a reported 2,733,834 bought and 1,768,256 sold. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) holds 0% or 1,757 shares in its portfolio. After having $0.09 EPS previously, Barnes & Noble Education Inc's analysts see 122.22% EPS growth. Dimensional Fund Advisors, Inc.is the second biggest holder with 6 million shares now valued at 57.89 million whilst Vanguard Group Inc has 6 million shares valued at 66.24 million. Ser holds 0% or 450 shares in its portfolio.

Valuation Ratios of Barnes & Noble, Inc. After this sale, 96,297 common shares of BKS are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $674,079. Goldman Sachs holds 0% or 364,875 shares in its portfolio.

Several analysts have released their opinion on Barnes & Noble, Inc. Its price to sales ratio of 0.12 ranks lower than the industry's 2.31. (NYSE:BKS) on Monday, October 12 with "Buy" rating. Shares of UDR, Inc. 1,162 were reported by Meeder Asset Mgmt. Barnes & Noble had a net margin of 0.12% and a return on equity of 4.61%. Craig Hallum initiated Barnes & Noble, Inc.

Barnes & Noble's stock rose more than 6% in trading Thursday after the company reported losses per share of $0.19 in its fourth fiscal quarter, beating Wall Street's expectations and significantly improving on $0.42 losses per share from the same period one year ago.

Noble Corporation (NE) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending May 04 AMC, whereas, 30 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at -0.34.

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5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of Barnes & Noble, Inc. Also, there are 0 buy, 0 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 2.33 average brokerage recommendation. Therefore 40% are positive. The stock touched 52-week High of $13.63 on 08/11/16 and 52-week Low of $6.25 on 06/21/17. $15.75's average target is 52.03% above currents $10.36 stock price. Barnes & Noble Inc. had 8 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The correct version of this piece of content can be read at https://transcriptdaily.com/2017/06/23/valuengine-lowers-barnes-noble-inc-bks-to-hold-updated-updated.html. As per Wednesday, August 17, the company rating was downgraded by Gabelli. As per Friday, September 4, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has "Buy" rating by Cantor Fitzgerald given on Wednesday, October 7. Sidoti initiated the stock with "Neutral" rating in Monday, May 9 report. Gabelli initiated Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) has a market cap of $499.8 million and over the last 12 months, BKS has gone weaker by -32.95%. The Company is a content and commerce company, which provides access to trade books and other content across its multi-channel distribution platform.

However looking at valuation ratios the stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 10.14 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 101.45. The Firm operates in two divisions: Transportation and Logistics.

"These test stores are smaller than our average store and feature a more intuitive store layout", said Demos Parneros, chief executive officer of Barnes & Noble BKS, +7.14%, on the retailer's earnings call.

BKS's fiscal year ends April 30, 2016 and the most recent quarter started on Jan 28, 2017.

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