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New Key Statistics Module, Z-Score and F-Score
Market Cap $M1,415Revenue $M6,381Net Margin (%)0.2Z-Score2.2
Enterprise Value $M1,194EPS $-1.1Operating Margin %1.2F-Score8
P/E(ttm))0Cash Flow Per Share $2.9Pre-tax Margin (%)0.8Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book2.410-y EBITDA Growth Rate %-14.0Quick Ratio0.4Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales0.35-y EBITDA Growth Rate %-26.3Current Ratio1.2Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Cash Flow5.2y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %3,864ROA % (ttm)0.3Higher Current Ratio y-yY
Dividend Yield %0Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)1.6Less Shares Outstanding y-yN
Payout Ratio %0Shares Outstanding M60.2ROI % (ttm)-11.2Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with BKS

Number of guru portfolios checked: 85. (List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
BKSJoel Greenblatt 2014-12-31 Add0.1%$18.35 - $23.95
($21.73)
$ 24.915%Add 835.37%583,131
BKSJohn Burbank 2014-12-31 Sold Out $18.35 - $23.95
($21.73)
$ 24.915%Sold Out0
BKSMichael Price 2014-12-31 Reduce-0.18%$18.35 - $23.95
($21.73)
$ 24.915%Reduce -16.76%360,000
BKSMario Gabelli 2014-09-30 Reduce$20.03 - $24.09
($22.37)
$ 24.911%Reduce -25.4%47,000
BKSRay Dalio 2014-09-30 Sold Out $20.03 - $24.09
($22.37)
$ 24.911%Sold Out0
BKSJohn Burbank 2014-09-30 Buy $20.03 - $24.09
($22.37)
$ 24.911%New holding, 11217 sh.11,217
BKSJoel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Reduce-0.01%$20.03 - $24.09
($22.37)
$ 24.911%Reduce -38.2%62,342
BKSDavid Abrams 2014-06-30 Add3.21%$15.67 - $23.42
($18.32)
$ 24.936%Add 94.51%4,114,389
BKSJoel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Buy 0.03%$15.67 - $23.42
($18.32)
$ 24.936%New holding, 100878 sh.100,878
BKSMario Gabelli 2014-06-30 Reduce$15.67 - $23.42
($18.32)
$ 24.936%Reduce -28.57%63,000
BKSDavid Abrams 2014-03-31 Buy 3.5%$13.25 - $22.15
($17.31)
$ 24.944%New holding, 2115229 sh.2,115,229
BKSMichael Price 2014-03-31 Reduce-0.34%$13.25 - $22.15
($17.31)
$ 24.944%Reduce -26.47%500,000
BKSRay Dalio 2014-03-31 Reduce-0.01%$13.25 - $22.15
($17.31)
$ 24.944%Reduce -85.38%9,681
BKSMichael Price 2013-12-31 Add0.19%$13.04 - $16.78
($14.73)
$ 24.969%Add 17.24%680,000
BKSRay Dalio 2013-12-31 Buy 0.01%$13.04 - $16.78
($14.73)
$ 24.969%New holding, 66200 sh.66,200
BKSMichael Price 2013-09-30 Reduce-0.15%$12.94 - $18.61
($15.93)
$ 24.956%Reduce -10.74%580,000
BKSMichael Price 2013-06-30 Add0.15%$15.61 - $23.31
($19.17)
$ 24.930%Add 12.03%649,800
BKSMario Gabelli 2013-06-30 Reduce-0.02%$15.61 - $23.31
($19.17)
$ 24.930%Reduce -59.31%105,100
BKSMichael Price 2013-03-31 Reduce-0.48%$12.76 - $17.02
($14.58)
$ 24.971%Reduce -28.4%580,000
BKSJoel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 Sold Out -0.06%$12.76 - $17.02
($14.58)
$ 24.971%Sold Out0
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BKS is held by these Gurus:

Ticker Guru Name Portfolio Date* Current Shares % of Shares Outstanding % of Total Assets Managed Change from Last Holdings Holding History
BKS Joel Greenblatt 2014-12-31583,1310.970.11+835.37%
BKS David Abrams 2014-12-314,114,3896.834.9
BKS Mario Gabelli 2014-12-3146,0000.080.01-2.13%
BKS Michael Price 2014-12-31360,0000.61-16.76%
BKS John Burbank 2014-12-31000Sold Out
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BKS: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
BOTTINI MARKV.P. and Director of Stores 2015-01-09Sell7,500$24.592.4view
DEASON DAVID SVP B&N Development 2014-12-12Sell13,027$22.7910.49view
Malhotra KanujCFO, NOOK Media 2014-07-07Sell1,575$23.069.19view
BOTTINI MARKV.P. and Director of Stores 2014-07-07Sell1,575$22.8110.39view
SMITH MICHELLE LVP Human Resources 2014-07-03Sell8,750$23.069.19view
KEATING MARY ELLENSr. VP Corp. Com. & Pub. Aff. 2014-07-03Sell11,199$22.8810.05view
Troia ChristopherVP & Chief Information Officer 2014-07-02Sell20,918$22.5111.86view
COWEN SCOTT SDirector 2014-07-01Buy4,500$22.2613.12view
KLIPPER MITCHELL SCEO, B&N Retail Group 2014-07-01Sell88,000$22.8110.39view
FEUER BRADLEY A.VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Secy 2014-06-30Sell1,875$23.069.19view

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