Eric Bleeker, senior tech analyst at the Motley Fool, said that because consumer price sensitivity is key, Sony's cheaper PlayStation 4 has the edge.» Read More
James McQuivey, Principal Analyst at Forrester Research, says with its Xbox One, Microsoft wants to break with the past and offer the one thing consumers want for all their home entertainment needs.
Best Buy shares fell after the company's latest earnings report, but CEO Hubert Joly said there are early positive signs that the moves are beginning to resonate with consumers.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan breaks down the big box retailers first quarter results.
Rob Enderle, President and Principal Analyst at Enderle Group, talks Icahn's Dell bid, and whether Dell will be able to turn itself around in this new cloud services industry.
Wall Street analysts got ahead of themselves with upbeat expectations, said AlixPartners' Managing Director Steve Nevill, noting that unemployment remained high, and consumers were still worried about their prospects.
U.S. retailer Best Buy is selling its 50 percent stake in a joint venture with Europe's biggest independent mobile phone retailer Carphone Warehouse Group back to its European partner for about 500 million pounds (or $775 million).
IDC report shows much greater declines in PC shipments than expected, but a long piece on the semiconductor industry by Barclays is also getting a lot of attention.
Tim Daniels, TMT sector strategist at Olivetree Securities, discusses why PC sales have recorded their biggest quarterly drop since 1994 and what the future holds for Microsoft.
Retailer Best Buy is offering a 30 percent discount on its current stock of Apple iPad 3 tablets in the United States, a spokeswoman for the world's largest consumer electronics chain said.
NEW YORK, April 3- Retailer Best Buy Co is offering a 30 percent discount on its current stock of Apple iPad 3 tablets in the United States, a spokeswoman for the world's largest consumer electronics chain said on Wednesday.
NEW YORK, April 3- Retailer Best Buy Co is offering a 30 percent discount on all Apple on its current stock of iPad 3 tablets, a spokeswoman for the world's largest consumer electronics chain said on Wednesday. Retailers typically slash prices on products in the lead-up to a major launch of a new iPad or iPhone as a way of clearing old inventory, analysts have said.
Just browsing? That'll cost you at some retailers. These fees are the latest company tactic in the fights against counterfeiting and "showrooming."
Alan Rifkin, Barclays Capital analyst, has the investor play on the electronics retailer.
Best Buy said its founder Richard Schulze is coming back to the company as chairman emeritus.
Apple stock jumped Monday amid speculation of a share buyback and dividend. The stock was also getting a bounce from key technical levels.
Peter Keith, Piper Jaffray analyst, explains why he upgraded the electronic retailer to "overweight."
Daniel Binder, Jefferies analyst, explains why he upgraded the electronic retailer to a "buy" and raised the price target to $24 per share.
Michael Lasser, UBS analyst, breaks down the big box retailer's quarterly numbers, and discusses why the company's business model still works, but in the future its stores will become a focal point to launch their online business.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan provides a look ahead to the retailer's quarterly numbers.
NEW YORK, Feb 26- Best Buy Co Inc has cut about 400 jobs at its Richfield, Minnesota, headquarters, a spokesman told Reuters on Tuesday. The retailer, which currently employs about 8,000 people in Minnesota, expects to save about $150 million from the headcount reduction and other cuts in selling, general and administrative costs, spokesman Matt Furman said.