RICHFIELD, Minn.— Best Buy's stock jumped in trading Thursday after its first-quarter sales and profit managed to top analysts' expectations. It was only a few years ago that critics were about to write Best Buy's obituary, questioning how a big-box retailer could compete in a shifting landscape where shoppers are increasingly researching products at big...» Read More
Dell is reportedly in talks with private equity firms over a potential buyout. Meanwhile, Dell issued a "no comment" to CNBC. David Lutz, at Stifel Nicolaus; Jack Ablin, Harris Private Bank; and CNBC's Herb Greenberg and Jon Fortt, weigh in.
The International Longshoremen's Association and the U.S. Maritime Alliance (USMX)are racing to avert a Feb. 7th strike of 14,500 longshoremen members in 14 major East Coast ports, including hubs in New York and New Jersey.
Rocco Pendola, TheStreet.com, weighs in on whether it is time for Apple to drop Best Buy, and why it may not be in the tech giant's best interest to produce cheaper versions of its products.
Colin McGranahan, Sanford C. Bernstein analyst, weighs in on the outlook on the giant electronic retailer.
Nintendo year-end sales of its Wii U games console were steady, though not as strong as when its Wii predecessor was first launched, the Japanese game maker's top executive told Reuters on Monday.
Late Tuesday night Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer posted a revealing tweet. If a photo speaks a thousand words, here's what this one tells us.
Taiwan's reliance on exports has made it particularly vulnerable to the slowdown in global growth. But, President Ma Ying Jeou tells CNBC, the situation would have been more dire if not for closer economic ties with China.
Best Buy founder Richard Schulze is expected to make a fully financed offer to buy the consumer electronics retailer by the end of the week.
Americans are shelling out big bucks to outfit their household with Apple products.
T-Mobile is partnering with Apple after going over half a decade without America's most popular smartphone, the company announced Thursday morning.
Peter Misek, MD, Technology Research, Jefferies sees a poor outlook for the PC sector but is positive on both the low and high end smartphone and tablet markets.
Consumer sales of Windows-powered personal computers fell 21 percent overall last month, according to a leading retail research firm.
Early success for the iPhone 5 smartphone has helped Apple to overtake Google's Android software in the United States, research firm Kantar WorldPanel said on Tuesday.
Tablets are almost certain to be the hottest ticket of the holiday season. There are a lot of tablets available, but let's have a look at some of the big ones.
Heading into Black Friday, these retailer stocks present bargains for investors, the “Fast Money” pros said Wednesday on CNBC.
Mark your Calendar app, folks. If promotional material from Apple is any indication, the Cupertino firm will offer its annual Black Friday discount on some electronics and accessories.
Autonomy, recently acquired by HP, is under fire amid allegations of accounting "improprieties" that HP says led it to take an $8.8 billion charge on the deal. Here's what Autonomy CEO Mike Lynch had to say in past appearances on CNBC.
System launches from Nintendo tend to be smooth running affairs, but the ambitious nature of the Wii U has presented a few stumbling blocks for the company.
There’s little doubt Americans love their electronic devices. But questions remain over whether the affection for tablets and smartphones will ring up a happy holiday.
I've had a bit of time to play with the new iPad mini, and my goal isn't to give you a comprehensive review — there are plenty of gadget sites for that. As CNBC's tech correspondent, my goal is to look at this from an investor's perspective.