Shares of Barnes & Noble.com (BNBN) were flying off the shelf this morning, on news that the online retailer has entered into a marketing pact with Yahoo! (YHOO) that will make it the premier bookseller on Yahoo!'s vast directory.
joint newsroom covered the news in a
separate story. Recently, Barnes & Noble.com's shares were up 30.8% to $6.00
Barnes & Noble.com replaces
as the lead bookseller advertising on Yahoo! In recent action, Amazon.com's stock tumbled $2.38, or 5.4%, to $40.50, while Yahoo! lifted $1 to $106.06.