BBY : Analysis & Opinions

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  1. 4 Catalysts That Could Propel Best Buy's Stock Forward

    September 29, 2015
    Understand the current Best Buy model and why it has been failing lately. Learn about the top potential catalysts that could ...
  2. Best Buy Adds 2 More Store-Within-a-Store Brands

    September 16, 2015
    An important part of the Best Buy (NYSE: BBY) turnaround strategy has been partnering with key vendors to create stores-within-a-store. ...
  3. Best Buy to Open Departments in Macy's Stores

    September 9, 2015
    Clothes, shoes, accessories, and ... cell phones? That might just be the future product mix at Macy's (NYSE: M) stores. ...
  4. Best Buy Turnaround Moves Forward

    August 28, 2015
    Best Buy (NYSE: BBY) CEO Hubert Joly took on a thankless task. He was charged with revitalizing a moribund retail brand ...
  5. 10 Reasons The Stock Market Rebounded Two Mornings After Black ...

    August 26, 2015
    After the famed – yet infamous – Black Monday market selloff, indices have started to recuperate. The Dow Jones Industrial ...
  6. Famous Celebrities Who Love Investing

    August 18, 2015
    Celebrities have a bit of a bad reputation these days. These five celebrities, though, have used their fame and their money ...
  7. Best Buy Helping White House Bridge Digital Divide

    July 27, 2015
    While Americans who live in urban and well-populated areas consider the availability of broadband service a given, that ...
  8. Why Best Buy Failed in China

    July 23, 2015
    Best Buy entered China with much fanfare in 2006. The Minnesota-based retailer exited quietly last year. What went wrong? ...
  9. GoPro & Extreme Sports' Hella Gnarly Relationship

    July 21, 2015
    This totally gnarly article will examine the close-knit relationship between GoPro and extreme sports, and how this partnership ...
  10. Is Amazon Killing the Best Buy Business Model?

    July 20, 2015
    Best Buy's business model has been shaken up by Amazon. Its plan to adapt is working but needs to go further to avoid the ...
  11. Are These 5 Retailers in Trouble?

    June 11, 2015
    The retail environment is a tough one and some companies are doing better than others.
  12. Why Is Best Buy Stock So Volatile?

    April 13, 2015
    We look at why BBY has been so volatile in the past and whether this trend is likely to continue or abate in the future.
  13. After-sales Support

    March 31, 2015
    After-sales support, sometimes called after-sales service, is any service provided after a customer has purchased a product. ...
  14. Deutsche Bank Is Talking Troubled Retailers And REIT Risk

    March 26, 2015
    On March 24, Deutsche Bank published a quarterly update of the retail sector, including a watch-list of retail tenants viewed ...
  15. Gazelle Recycles Smart Phones For Green Profits

    February 10, 2015
    Founded in 2006, Gazelle in one of several new companies that buy used, broken, or outdated mobile phones and other electronics ...
  16. Amazon Break-Up Hype Continues, But Analysts Don't Buy It

    December 18, 2014
  17. Charts Say This Alternative iPhone Play is an Immediate 'Buy'

    September 17, 2014
    When technology giant Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) unveils a new product, it's not only its shares that see movement. The news ...
  18. This Alternative iPhone Play Is An Immediate 'Buy'

    September 17, 2014
    When technology giant Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) unveils a new product, it's not only its shares that see movement. The news ...
  19. 3 Stocks Challenging Amazon's Online Retail Deathgrip

    August 14, 2014
    In the board rooms of Best Buy (NYSE:BBY), Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS), Bed, Bath & Beyond (Nasdaq:BBBY) and many other ...
  20. Value Offers a Cushion: Why Last Year’s Winners Are Now Losers ...

    May 28, 2014
    A trend in markets this year has been the poor performance of last year’s stock market winners, and the resilience of some ...
  21. #PreMarket Primer: Friday, February 28: Tension Between Russia ...

    February 28, 2014
    The ongoing problems in Ukraine have begun to reach further than the country’s borders as tension between the West and Russia ...
  22. Will These 3 Laggard Stocks Outperform In 2014?

    January 14, 2014
    The best performing stocks in the S&P 500 in the past year have been Netflix, Micron Technology, Best Buy, Delta Airlines ...
  23. How Will Last Year's Top Turnaround Stocks Perform in 2014?

    January 2, 2014
    These four stocks had incredible turnarounds in 2013; here's how they setup for 2014.
  24. The 3-D Printers Are Just Getting Started

    December 13, 2013
    3-D printing could be one of the most game changing technological advanced in a long time. For early investors, that could ...
  25. Is There A Light At The End Of The Tunnel For J.C. Penney?

    November 21, 2013
    Shares of the beleaguered retailer soared Wednesday after it told Wall Street that its holiday season would be its best in ...
  26. How To Trade The News

    November 13, 2013
    Regardless of your investing horizon, learning to trade the news is an essential skill for astute portfolio management and ...
  27. The Weakest and Strongest S&P Stocks

    October 16, 2013
    While the overall S&P 500 uptrend remains intact, there are warning signs present. During uncertainty, trading the strongest ...
  28. Barnes & Noble, J.C. Penney See Short Interest Rise (BKS, JCP, ...

    October 13, 2013
    The back-to-school shopping season was underwhelming, and economic confidence is plummeting ahead of the holiday shopping ...
  29. Wal-Mart Is Helping U.S. Manufacturers By Helping Itself

    October 9, 2013
    Wal-Mart Stores has pledged to spend $50 billion more on buying American over the next decade.
  30. Wild Short Interest Swings In Barnes & Noble and Rite Aid (BKS, ...

    September 12, 2013
    Overall, the short interest moves in troubled retail companies were mixed again during the latter weeks of August. However, ...
  31. Urban Outfitters Steps Up Its Game

    August 21, 2013
    tail's been an iffy proposition when it comes to second quarter earnings reports. One company doing well in this cautious ...
  32. A Solid Beat-And-Raise As Lowe's Closes Some Of The Gap

    August 21, 2013
    Lowe's closes the gap with Home Depot on strong comp sales improvement.
  33. Best Buy: Is E-Commerce Its Savior?

    June 25, 2013
    Best Buy held its annual meeting June 20. The message it sent was clear: its stores are a big part of its future, especially ...
  34. After A Big Recovery Rally, It's Up To Renew Blue For Best Buy

    May 22, 2013
    Investors have bought Best Buy's story, but this quarter shows that a lot of work remains to be done
  35. Home Depot Continues To Rack Up Impressive Numbers

    May 21, 2013
    Top-notch execution is letting Home Depot thrive
  36. Samsung Stores A No-Risk Opportunity For Best Buy

    April 4, 2013
    Will new mini-Samsung stores rejuvenate Best Buy and threaten Apple?
  37. Approved: Paying Online Sales Tax

    March 26, 2013
    States will now be allowed to collect sales taxes on purchases made from Internet-based retailers even if the retailer has ...
  38. Schulze Plus Joly Equals Success?

    March 26, 2013
    Best Buy founder Richard Schulze announced March 25 that he was dropping his bid for the company and rejoining the board ...
  39. Wedge Down Equals Thumbs Up

    January 16, 2013
    These four stocks are on the verge of breaking to the upside out of downward wedges, which is a bullish signal.
  40. Retail Stocks To Watch In 2013

    December 21, 2012
    Here's a list of retail stocks to watch for 2013.
  41. Are Electronics Retailers Coming Back?

    November 30, 2012
    Electronics retailers have taken a beating over the past year. The holiday season has led to a resurgence, but will it last?
  42. The Erosion Of Best Buy Continues

    November 21, 2012
    Best Buy continues to struggle to turn sales around.
  43. The Double-Digit Dividend Increases And Decreases Of The Past ...

    October 18, 2012
    Dividend growth can be one of the best ways for investors to grow wealth over the long term. However, finding those firms ...
  44. Is Apple's Retail Empire On The Rocks?

    August 30, 2012
    Recent news reports suggest Apple CEO's thirst for profits is getting in the way of the customer experience.
  45. Should Best Buy Shareholders Take The Money And Run?

    August 22, 2012
    Best Buy continues to erode.
  46. Why Is Walmart Evil, But Amazon Isn't?

    July 27, 2012
    Walmart is one of the most hated companies in America, but why does Amazon get away with many of the same policies?
  47. hhgregg's Struggles Suggest Best Buy Could Be In Big Trouble

    July 11, 2012
    hhgreg's service-oriented business model may just not be practical in the current retail world, which also suggests that ...
  48. Best Buy Struggles For Direction

    July 3, 2012
    Going forward, regardless of whether the company is sold, bought out or stays public, Best Buy has to adapt to a changing ...
  49. Four S&P Stocks With A P/E Ratio Under 12

    June 27, 2012
    Using the P/E ratio of a stock can be a great step to finding value.
  50. HP Has A Major Challenge Building From This Quarter

    May 25, 2012
    HP took a small step forward, but there's still a long road ahead
  51. Best Buy's Problems Can't Be Fixed With A Good Quarter

    May 24, 2012
    Investors should approach Best Buy's "outperformance" in Q1 with skepticism. Not only are the fundamentals pretty dodgy, ...
  52. Now It's Lowe's Turn To Play Catch Up

    May 24, 2012
    Lowe's is lagging after a disappointing quarter, but the stock looks about 25% undervalued if the company can grow its free ...
  53. The Window For Sears Holdings Seems To Be Closing Fast

    May 23, 2012
    Although Eddie Lampert's team is working hard to fix what ails Sears Holdings, it is increasingly looking like an uphill ...
  54. Best Buy Decreasingly Relevant

    April 3, 2012
    Best Buy's stores will likely always remain relevant to some degree.
  55. Ways To Play Electronics Retailers

    March 30, 2012
    The electronics space will remain popular among consumers, and many believe that the recovering economy makes the space increasingly ...
  56. Electronics Retailers: Best Buy Reports Dismal Earnings

    March 30, 2012
    Best Buy announced it is closing 50 large US stores and laying off another 400 employees in the wake of weaker-than-expected ...
  57. Swap Income For Growth With Cato Corp.

    March 23, 2012
    Cato's doesn't grow rapidly but its stock does offer an appealing dividend yield.
  58. The Apple Blues: Retailers Really Want A Competitive Android ...

    March 12, 2012
    For retailers, the profit margins on Apple products are thinner than Android phones.
  59. Balancing Skepticism And Opportunity On GameStop

    March 1, 2012
    GameStop is still struggling, but the company is fighting back through its used Apple device market.
  60. Ways To Play Electronics Retailers

    February 28, 2012
    The electronics space will remain popular among consumers, and many believe that the recovering economy makes the space increasingly ...
  61. Skullcandy: Don't Sell It Short

    February 16, 2012
    Skullcandy's short interest is extremely high. Investors shouldn't sell the headphone manufacturer short.
  62. Four S&P Stocks With Under A 12 P/E Ratio

    February 14, 2012
    There are still quality blue chip-like names that offer decent valuations and, in some cases, excellent yields.
  63. Can Best Buy Find A Relevant Model?

    January 12, 2012
    Best Buy isn't doomed, but the future will be different.
  64. 5 Video Game Stocks to Power up your Portfolio

    December 15, 2011
    Learn about some of the biggest players in this multibillion dollar industry!
  65. 5 Video Game Stocks to Power up your Portfolio

    November 8, 2011
    Learn about some of the biggest players in this multibillion dollar industry!
  66. Amazon Still Rather Amazing

    October 27, 2011
    Amazon disappointed with guidance, but the performance is still impressive.
  67. Retailers Closing Despite Record Retail Sales

    October 24, 2011
    Retailing is good again, but not for every sector.
  68. Investment Alternatives To Costco

    October 12, 2011
    Costco is an impressively run company with a fiercely loyal customer base, but its stock is too expensive. Investors will ...
  69. Best Buy Needs To Tune Out The Haters

    September 15, 2011
    Best Buy has problems, but short-term fixes are not the answer.
  70. Conn's Coming Back To Life

    September 13, 2011
    Conn’s appears to have weathered the worst of the storm that has hit its core consumer base.
  71. 3 Reasons David Einhorn Bought Aeropostale Shares

    August 31, 2011
    David Einhorn bought 3.4 million shares of the hurting retailer in the second quarter. I'll hypothesize why.
  72. Can Skullcandy Marry Performance With Image?

    August 31, 2011
    Skullcandy has the hype, but there's real hope for the stock as well.
  73. Best Buy Is A Great Buy

    August 31, 2011
    Trading near a 52-week low, Best Buy is currently a best buy for investors.
  74. Circuit City 2.0: RadioShack

    August 26, 2011
    RadioShack is sending signals of being the next Circuit City.
  75. Digital May Not Solve GameStop's Biggest Problem

    August 24, 2011
    Digital isn't the dream that GameStop bulls hope it is.
  76. Big 5 Sporting Goods Is Risky But Rewarding

    August 24, 2011
    Investing in this micro-cap is risky but ultimately should be rewarding. Here's why.
  77. PHEVs And REITs Finally Say Hello

    August 5, 2011
    With energy prices continuing their long-term climb, the outlook for electric vehicles is glowing. The recent introduction ...
  78. Best Buy Has A Number Of Profit Levers To Pull

    June 15, 2011
    Best Buy appears to have a number of levers to pull in order to keep overall profitability moving forward.
  79. 5 Video Game Stocks to Power up your Portfolio

    June 14, 2011
    Learn about some of the biggest players in this multibillion dollar industry!
  80. Today's Timely Stocks

    June 7, 2011
    Those who buy purely on momentum or timeliness may experience an unpleasant result. But absent nosebleed valuations, the ...
  81. HHGregg Looks For Success Where Most Find Failure

    May 30, 2011
    Can hhgregg's business model find success in an already saturated consumer electronics market?
  82. Big Values Going Cheap

    May 11, 2011
    Big companies are bringing big value to investors in today's stock market.
  83. Electronic Arts: From Growth To Turnaround - To Value?

    May 10, 2011
    Electronic Arts seems to be turning around the business, but the growth of yesteryear won't return.
  84. Four Reasons To Own HH Gregg

    April 4, 2011
    Electronics retailer HH Gregg is sitting at its 52-week low. Learn why you should own this small cap.
  85. 3 Low P/E Stocks

    March 28, 2011
    A low P/E ratio is a great starting point for inquisitive investors.
  86. 5 Video Game Stocks to Power up your Portfolio

    February 10, 2011
    Learn how to invest in this multibillion dollar industry!
  87. EV Tech Moves Ahead

    January 11, 2011
    Ford unveiled its new fully-electric Focus. Will the new EV have much impact on the auto industry?
  88. Playing The Smartphone Shopper

    December 15, 2010
    With the rise in smartphones adoption, the retail space is changing very rapidly. Find out how you can invest in this space.
  89. Will Gorilla Make Corning King Of The Jungle?

    November 3, 2010
    Corning has a promising new product, but its valuation seems difficult to justify.
  90. 6 Overbought Stocks To Watch

    October 20, 2010
    Let's take a look at a few stocks that have recently entered overbought territory because these could be candidates for a ...
  91. 3 Holiday Shopping Stock Picks

    October 15, 2010
    Find out where the hot spots are going to be this holiday shopping season.
  92. Three Ways To View Value Retail

    September 1, 2010
    These three methods will help us determine which is the best value in retail.
  93. Retail Acquisitions Make The World Go Round

    August 5, 2010
    We'll look at some transformative deals in retail and how they affected the stock price.
  94. Retailers Heavily Invested In Canada

    July 14, 2010
    We'll look at some retailers placed big bets on Canada that have paid off over the years.
  95. The Book Is Thrown At Barnes & Noble

    June 30, 2010
    The decline in Barnes & Noble's traditional book business is happening faster than expected.
  96. Invest In The Magazine Portfolio

    May 6, 2010
    Just for fun, I went through advertisers in Canadian House and Home. Despite being a Canadian magazine, well-known names ...
  97. Is There Any Value Left In Retail?

    March 30, 2010
    With more than half of the retail companies in the S&P trading right around their 52-week highs, is there any value left ...
  98. 3D Television Reality Check

    March 17, 2010
    Panasonic and Samsung are gung-ho about 3D television, but is the average consumer? Investors shouldn't get too excited just ...
  99. Costco's Loyal Shareholder Base

    March 16, 2010
    Costco shareholders virtually ignored the company's Q2 earnings miss, showing their loyalty to this company's long-term prospects.
  100. Cash Heavy Companies

    March 8, 2010
    Large cash holdings and strong balance sheets means these companies could lead the way to recovery.
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