Quick Facts
FONT-SIZE Plus   Neg
Share SHARE

Best Buy Updates On Store Closures - Quick Facts

RELATED NEWS
Trade BBY now with 

Electronics retailer Best Buy Co. Inc. (BBY: Quote) in an update on its restructuring plans revealed last month said it will close 42 stores by May 12, media reports said Saturday.

In March the company said it will close 50 stores this year. It has already closed two stores and has planned closures for six others as well. The state of California alone will have seven closures, reports said.

Best Buy recently saw the exit of its CEO Brian Dunn amid a probe into personal misconduct. Dunn's resignation comes days after the company posted a whopping $1.7 billion loss for the fourth quarter, hurt by huge charges related to Carphone Warehouse.

Click here to receive FREE breaking news email alerts for Best Buy Co Inc. and others in your portfolio

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Editors Pick
Software giant Microsoft Corp. said Thursday after the markets closed that its first quarter profit fell 13% from last year, hurt mainly by integration and restructuring costs even as revenue surged 25% thanks to strong sales of its gadgets and cloud-based products. However, the company's quarterly earnings per share came in above analysts' expectations as did its quarterly revenue. After turning lower over the course of the previous session, stocks showed a substantial move back to the upside during trading on Thursday. The gains more than offset yesterday's loss, extending the recovery from the recent sell-off. Alaska Congressman Don Young, R-Ak., is once again making headlines with comments linking the state's high suicide rate to an increase in government assistance. Young told an audience at a senior center on Wednesday that the suicide problem didn't exist until there was "largesse" from the government.
comments powered by Disqus
FREE Newsletters, Analysis & Alerts

 

Stay informed with our FREE daily Newsletters and real-time breaking News Alerts. Sign up to receive the latest information on business news, health, technology, biotech, market analysis, currency trading and more.