Barnes & Noble (BKS +4.6%) announces it completed its strategic partnership with Microsoft...

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

Barnes & Noble (BKS +4.6%) announces it completed its strategic partnership with Microsoft that includes a tidy $300M investment into Nook Media. The company says it won't comment on whether or not a strategic review of Nook Media will result in a strategic separation or the creation of a stand-alone public company, although that's the popular theory with analysts.