Michael Glickstein calls for formally splitting Barnes & Noble (BKS -2.2%) into three separate...

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

Michael Glickstein calls for formally splitting Barnes & Noble (BKS -2.2%) into three separate firms to create shareholder value to the tune of 800% upside potential. He sees the current configuration of the company a "blind spot" for investors, with three distinct stories - pure-play e-reader technology, secular growth in the college bookstore division, and capital cycle opportunity - being held back by sitting encompassed within the same stock.