*Rejects shareholder Vintage Capital's $2.3 bln offer. April 15- Aaron's Inc, a rent-to-own furniture and electronics retailer, rejected a $2.3 billion takeover offer from a major shareholder and instead bought a web-based retail credit financing firm for about $700 million to provide customers with easier payment terms.» Read More
Toys R Us plans to launch its own tablet computer aimed at children called Tabeo on Oct. 21, a low-priced entry into the increasingly crowded tablet business.
Bryan Ma, Associate Vice President, Client Devices Research at IDC is concerned about the long-term picture for Lenovo, the world's No. 2 maker of personal computers, as competition from smartphones and tablets heat up.
Apple’s recent big-dollar decline is hardly a cause for concern, “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer said Wednesday.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports research analyst John Kinnucan is expected to plead guilty in New York City tomorrow; and CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on the details of Apple's conference call post-earnings.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports Apple's new iPhone has a different dock and all accessories will need an update.
Apple's latest iPad offering finally hit China's store shelves on Friday, months after its worldwide launch in March, but the delay is unlikely to dampen sales because of the Chinese passion for all things Apple, analysts say.
Now, as Nintendo's next generation console system prepares to launch later this year and the handheld 3DS device starts to get its legs under it, it's hoping to get back to black.
Apple Stores stores take in more money per square foot than any other United States retailer. But most of Apple’s employees, who sell those iPhones and MacBooks enjoy little of that wealth. The New York Times reports.
Rather than invest in these three stocks, Cramer has some alternatives.
Richard Shim, Senior Analyst, NPD DisplaySearch says the PC market is in a lull with consumers turning their attention to tablets. He adds that this will prove tough for companies such as Dell.
Anthony Chukumba, BB&T Capital Markets analyst, and Peter Keith, Piper Jaffray analyst break down the numbers on Best Buy's better-than-expected first quarter.
The "Squawk Box" crew breaks down the numbers on the electronic retailer, reporting Q1 EPS of $0.72 ex-items vs. $0.59 est. on revenues of $11.61 billion vs. $11.52 billion est.
Apple remains the premiere play on the rise of the mobile internet sector, says Brian White, Topeka Capital Markets, who expects the next 12-18 months to be very exciting for the company.
Shares of Best Buy plunged 7 percent yesterday on news of the company's reported $1.7B net loss in Q4. Discussing the company's announcement to close 50 U.S. big-box stores and fire 400 employees to save $800M in costs, with Michael Pachter, Wedbush Securities managing director.
David Strasser, Janney Montgomery Scott retail analyst, discusses Best Buy's sagging Q4 revenues, and the company's plans to shift towards mobile sales and smaller stores.
Michael Pachter, Wedbush Securities, explains his bleak predictions for the consumer electronics megastore, and what he expects from Best Buy's earnings report tomorrow, with the Fast Money traders.
Shares of Apple opened lower in today's market, despite the rally upon news of selling three million of their newly launched iPads. Shaw Wu, Sterne Agee, has a price target of $740 on the company.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau has details on the FAA reviewing a ban on electronics during flight takeoffs and landings and why pilots are able to use iPads in the cockpit.
Best Buy shares were down more than 34% last year, but could their rich cash flow make them an attractive takeover target for private equity? Dana Telsey, Telsey Advisors, discusses.
Discussing extreme deflations in the the television market, with Molly Wood, Cnet.com executive editor. "I think manufacturers have a pretty good opportunity now if they can make some content deals," she says.