Retail expert Hitha Prabhakar thinks Barnes & Noble (BKS) should jump on any Leonard Riggio...

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

Retail expert Hitha Prabhakar thinks Barnes & Noble (BKS) should jump on any Leonard Riggio offer for the retail side of the business before the deal flies away to never return. The trick for B&N is that to argue that it's retail business side is very valuable diminishes the investment Microsoft and Pearson made into Nook Media. BKS +1.8% premarket to $16.75.