Shares of Barnes & Noble (BKS) rip 26.2% higher premarket after its Chairman proposes to buy...

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

Shares of Barnes & Noble (BKS) rip 26.2% higher premarket after its Chairman proposes to buy out the company's retail operations. Though a split between the retail side of the business and Nook Media was predicted, this wasn't the path most analysts saw transpiring.