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Richard Schulze's efforts to take over Best Buy, the struggling electronics retailer he founded nearly 47 years ago, have ended. The New York Times reports.
The big box retailer is deploying various new strategies to turn the company around and combat "showrooming" including honoring online price matching all the time. Still, Wall Street expect same-store sales to fall 1 percent for the fourth quarter.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan provides a look ahead to the retailer's quarterly numbers.
U.S. stock index futures struggled to hold gains Thursday, as investors digested a tepid GDP report against better-than-expected jobless claims news.
Best Buy founder Richard Schulze's effort to take the company private is in trouble after attempts to secure financing faltered, while an alternative strategy to line up minority investors may not pan out either, Reuters reported.
Consumers, claiming insider knowledge from former employees, file class action lawsuits alleging Budweiser brands are intentionally watered down and the alcohol content misstated
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday:
Stocks ended near their best levels Tuesday, recovering from their worst one-day drop in 2013, following Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's speech and buoyed by a batch of upbeat economic reports.
Best Buy says it has cut about 400 jobs at its Richfield, Minn., headquarters.
The "Mad Money" host reveals what he plans to follow in the days to come.
Washington's budget debate could stir up new anxieties as markets head into March, even with expected reassurances about Fed policy from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke in the week ahead. Europe could also come back into play in the coming week, as currency traders are focused on the outcome of the Italian election.
Next week is the biggest one of the earnings season for the retailers. While each will have different nuances, and wrap up the key holiday quarter, Wall Street will be focused on the sales forecast for the current quarter.
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Capital One's sale of its Best Buy credit card portfolio to Citigroup underlines the company's revenue-growth challenge.
Stocks finished modestly higher across the board Tuesday, with the Dow and S&P 500 closing at their best levels since October 2007, lifted by optimism for more M&A deals and after positive economic data from Europe.
Best Buy received 2 analyst upgrades today. How to play the news, with Richard Ross, Auerbach Grayson and Abigail Doolittle, the Seaport Group.
Best Buy shares are up nearly 47 percent so far this year, making the stock the second best performer in the S&P 500 behind Netflix shares' 110-percent gain, but analyst upgrades Tuesday suggest the stock may have even more room to run.
U.S. stock index futures rose Tuesday, after the S&P 500 posted its seventh-straight week higher, lifted by optimism for more corporate deals as investors returned from the long Presidents Day holiday weekend.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Stocks ended off session lows but the Dow still finished in negative territory Wednesday, as investors took a pause amid a lack of significant market catalysts and after the S&P briefly hit its highest level since December 2007.