Asian stocks traded mixed on Thursday, with Chinese shares significantly lower after a lower-than-expected preliminary reading of mainland manufacturing activity.» Read More
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Private investment management firm G Asset Management said it has made a proposal to acquire 51 percent of Barnes & Noble, valuing the company at $22 a share.
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Customer satisfaction with online shopping slipped 4.9 percent to a benchmark of 78, the lowest score since 2001.
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Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Bookseller Barnes & Noble said that Michael Huseby, the head of its digital division, has been named chief executive, effective immediately.
Target is investigating a breach involving stolen credit and debit card information for millions of its customers.
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Take a look at some of Wednesday's midday movers:
The SEC has commenced an investigation into Barnes & Noble's accounting, pushing shares of the bookstore chain sharply lower.
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
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Barnes & Noble reported a deeper loss as sales of its Nook device and e-books continued to plunge, and its founder pulled the plug on his plan to buy its stores.