Barnes & Noble Has Good First Quarter (Not That You'd Notice)

September 2010
Book Publishing Report;Sep2010, Vol. 35 Issue 9, p2
Trade Publication
The article presents an analysis of the sales performance of Barnes & Noble Inc. from the second quarter of 2006 to the first quarter of 2010. It states that the company's store sales decreased 2% to one billion dollars in the first quarter of 2010. It mentions the net loss of 24 million dollars of the company. It highlights the 42% gains to 145 million dollars in the Barns & Noble.com division for the first quarter of fiscal year 2011.


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