Barnes & Noble rallies as investors take another look

|About: Barnes & Noble Inc (BKS)|By:, SA News Editor

Shares of Barnes & Noble (BKS +6.7%) take off as a couple of analysts back the company to come out the other side of a SEC probe over accounting in decent shape.

The somewhat twisted logic is that the company's retail bookstore business may be in even better shape than realized if it's been bearing more Nook-related costs than it should have been.