Oct 6- Electronics and home appliance retailer Conn's Inc said it would consider selling itself as part of a review of strategic options. Shares of the company, which has a market capitalization of about $1.20 billion, were up 8 percent at $35.60 in premarket trading on Monday. Activist shareholder David Einhorn's Greenlight Capital Inc and hedge fund Luxor...» Read More
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.
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.
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.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports Apple's release of the new and improved iPad3 set for February 24th, 2012.
The Fast Money Halftime Report traders discuss potential for HP.
CNBC.com considered how famous movie characters made their living. We found what their salaries would be in real life, then determined if they could really afford to live in that apartment, drive that car, or eat at that restaurant.
What follows is a list of products and services that became so indispensable to consumers that they instantly lost interest in their previous favorites.
With consumers increasingly turning to the web for entertainment, televisions which allow users to download shows off the Internet will be vying for attention at the IFA technology fair in Berlin this week as technology companies make a push into a potentially huge market.
China has reached yet another milestone in its rise as a consumer of technology by becoming the biggest market for personal computers. The New York Times reports.
It's hard to stay out of trouble on the Internet. Even if you avoid sites with questionable content, there are plenty of pitfalls and traps that subtly install programs which then wreak havoc on your computer.
The Fast traders explain why they wouldn't buy H-P on the news it is acquiring a software company and spinning off its PC arm.
From an iPlunger to a solar-paneled bikini and a flying alarm clock, these gadgets are sure to make you do a double take — but they get the job done!
U.S. wholesale inventories in June posted their smallest rise in seven months as sales rebounded more than expected, a government report showed on Wednesday, pointing to a moderate build-up in unsold goods, which should support manufacturing.
Have you been reading the headlines? There was a big earthquake in Haiti. Some men were rescued from a mine in Chile. Oh, and apparently there was a gigantic oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico the New York Times reports.
The technology may be just a marketing tool or a true innovation but whatever cloud computing is, many people don't understand the concept. So here's brief question and answer session to get you in the know.
It could be, Cramer said Friday. Here's why.
There will be continued upside for South Korean firms as the U.S. economy continues to gain momentum, says Daphne Roth, Head of Equity Research, Asia at ABN AMRO Private Banking.