Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS) will be posting its quarterly earnings results before the market opens on Thursday, September 6th.

Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, June 21st. The specialty retailer reported ($0.29) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.20) by ($0.09). The business had revenue of $786.08 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $774.71 million. Barnes & Noble had a negative net margin of 3.43% and a positive return on equity of 7.29%. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 4.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned ($0.19) earnings per share.

BKS opened at $5.00 on Wednesday. The company has a market cap of $383.35 million, a PE ratio of 8.77 and a beta of 1.63. Barnes & Noble has a 52-week low of $4.10 and a 52-week high of $8.00. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.39, a quick ratio of 0.13 and a current ratio of 1.05.

Separately, ValuEngine upgraded shares of Barnes & Noble from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, June 21st.

Barnes & Noble Company Profile

Barnes & Noble, Inc primarily operates as a bookseller in the United States. The company operates through two segments, B&N Retail and NOOK. It sells trade books, including hardcover and paperback titles; mass market paperbacks, such as mystery, romance, science fiction, and other fiction; and children's books, eBooks and other digital content, NOOK and related accessories, bargain books, magazines, gifts, café products and services, educational toys and games, and music and movies.

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Earnings History for Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS)

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