Barnes & Noble Education Inc (BNED) stock is up 22.50% over the past week and gets a Bullish rating from InvestorsObserver's Sentiment Indicator.
What is Stock Sentiment?
In investing, sentiment generally means whether or not a given security is in favor with investors. It is typically a pretty short-term metric that relies entirely on technical analysis. That means it doesn’t incorporate anything to do with the health or profitability of the underlying company.
Sentiment is how investors, or the market, feels about a stock. There are lots of ways to measure sentiment. At the core, sentiment is pretty easy to understand. If a stock is going up, investors must be bullish, while if it is going down, sentiment is bearish.
InvestorsObserver’s Sentiment Indicator looks at price trends over the past week and also considers changes in volume. Increasing volume can mean a trend is getting stronger, while decreasing volume can mean a trend is nearing a conclusion.
For stocks that have options, our system also considers the balance between calls, which are often bets that the price will go up, and puts, which are frequently bets that the price will fall.
What's Happening With BNED Stock Today?
Barnes & Noble Education Inc (BNED) stock is higher by 6.27% while the S&P 500 has fallen -1.1% as of 10:02 AM on Monday, Dec 21. BNED is higher by $0.26 from the previous closing price of $4.15 on volume of 90,049 shares. Over the past year the S&P 500 is up 13.79% while BNED is higher by 5.50%. BNED lost -$1.73 per share in the over the last 12 months.
More About Barnes & Noble Education Inc
Barnes & Noble Education Inc is an operator of bookstores in college and university campuses across the United States and it also engaged in providing digital education services. It operates in three reportable segments: Retail segment, wholesale and Digital Student Solutions. Retail segment operates physical campus bookstores and also includes digital operations.