Barnes & Noble higher after reports of Nook job cuts

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

Shares of Barnes & Noble (BKS +9.2%) rose today after the company removed jobs related to the Nook business.

The amount of jobs removed at the company varies in different reports.

Without being real specific, B&N said it's "rationalizing" the Nook business.