This excerpt taken from the BKS 8-K filed Dec 9, 2009.
Unaudited Pro Forma Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements
(Thousands of dollars, except per share data)
The unaudited pro forma condensed consolidated financial statements are presented for informational purposes only and are not necessarily indicative of the operating results or the financial position that would have been achieved had the acquisition been consummated as of the date indicated or of the results that may be obtained in the future. The unaudited pro forma condensed consolidated financial statements and the accompanying notes should be read in conjunction with the Companys Annual Report on Form 10-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on April 1, 2009, Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q filed with the SEC on June 4, 2009 and September 10, 2009, the Transition Report on Form 10-Q filed with the SEC on November 9, 2009, recent Current Reports on Form 8-K filed with the SEC and the historical financial statements and accompanying notes of B&N College contained in Exhibit 99.1 of this Current Report on Form 8-K/A.
BARNES & NOBLE, INC. AND SUBSIDIARIES