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How to buy Barnes-and-Noble Education stock

Learn how to easily invest in Barnes-and-Noble Education stock.

Barnes & Noble Education Inc is a specialty retail business based in the US. Barnes-and-Noble Education shares (BNED) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Barnes-and-Noble Education employs 3,000 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $1.6 billion.

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Barnes-and-Noble Education stock price (NYSE: BNED)

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Barnes-and-Noble Education shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-09-25.
Latest market close$2.34
52-week range$1.90 - $12.01
50-day moving average $2.69
200-day moving average $3.98
Wall St. target price$4.50
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-2.00

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Is it a good time to buy Barnes-and-Noble Education stock?

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Barnes-and-Noble Education price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $2.34 from 2022-09-29

1 week (2022-09-23) 1.74%
1 month (2022-08-28) N/A
3 months (2022-06-30) -20.14%
6 months (2022-03-31) -34.64%
1 year (2021-10-01) -76.95%
2 years (2020-10-01) -13.01%
3 years (2019-10-01) 3.02
5 years (2017-09-29) 6.51

Is Barnes-and-Noble Education stock undervalued or overvalued?

Valuing Barnes-and-Noble Education stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Barnes-and-Noble Education's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Barnes-and-Noble Education's PEG ratio

Barnes-and-Noble Education's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.1. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Barnes-and-Noble Education's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Barnes-and-Noble Education financials

Revenue TTM $1.6 billion
Gross profit TTM $372.8 million
Return on assets TTM -3.46%
Return on equity TTM -35.96%
Profit margin -5.01%
Book value $3.38
Market capitalisation $118.3 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Barnes-and-Noble Education share dividends

We're not expecting Barnes-and-Noble Education to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Barnes-and-Noble Education share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Barnes-and-Noble Education's shares have ranged in value from as little as $1.9 up to $12.009. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

BNED.US volatility(beta: 1.9)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Barnes-and-Noble Education's is 1.9045. This would suggest that Barnes-and-Noble Education's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Barnes-and-Noble Education overview

Barnes & Noble Education, Inc. operates bookstores for college and university campuses, and K-12 institutions in the United States. It operates through three segments: Retail, Wholesale, and Digital Student Solutions. The company sells and rents new and used print textbooks, digital textbooks, and publisher hosted digital courseware through physical and virtual bookstores, as well as directly to students through Textbooks. com. It also offers First Day and First Day Complete access programs; BNC OER+, a turnkey solution for colleges and universities, that offers digital content, such as videos, activities, and auto-graded practice assessments; and general merchandise, including collegiate and athletic apparel, school spirit products, lifestyle products, technology products, supplies, graduation products, and convenience items. In addition, the company sources, sells, and distributes new and used textbooks; and sells hardware and a software suite of applications that provides inventory management and point-of-sale solutions to approximately 350 college bookstores.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Barnes-and-Noble Education is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 24.531% of Barnes-and-Noble Education shares are held by insiders and 61.316% by institutions.
How many people work for Barnes-and-Noble Education?
Latest data suggests 3,000 work at Barnes-and-Noble Education.
When does the fiscal year end for Barnes-and-Noble Education?
Barnes-and-Noble Education's fiscal year ends in April.
Where is Barnes-and-Noble Education based?
Barnes-and-Noble Education's address is: 120 Mountain View Boulevard, Basking Ridge, NJ, United States, 07920
What is Barnes-and-Noble Education's ISIN number?
Barnes-and-Noble Education's international securities identification number is: US06777U1016
What is Barnes-and-Noble Education's CUSIP number?
Barnes-and-Noble Education's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 06777U101

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