Best Buy Co. Inc.

Best Buy provides computing and mobile phones, consumer electronics, appliances, entertainment, services and other products. The company operates two reportable segments: Domestic, which is comprised of the operations in all states, districts and territories of the U.S. under various brand names including Best Buy, bestbuy.com, Best Buy Direct, Best Buy Express, Best Buy Mobile, Geek Squad, GreatCall, Magnolia and Pacific Kitchen and Home; and International, which is comprised of all operations in Canada and Mexico under the brand names Best Buy, Best Buy Express, Best Buy Mobile, Geek Squad and the domain names bestbuy.ca and bestbuy.com.mx.
  • TickerBBY
  • ISINUS0865161014
  • ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
  • SectorGeneral Retailers
  • CountryUnited States

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ValuEngine Rating and Forecast Report for BBY

ValuEngine Rating and Forecast Report for BBY

ValuEngine Rating and Forecast Report for BBY

ValuEngine Rating and Forecast Report for BBY

Best Buy Co., Inc. - May 2019 (LTM): Peer Snapshot

Compares key performance metrics against industry peers.

ValuEngine Rating and Forecast Report for BBY

ValuEngine Rating and Forecast Report for BBY

BEST BUY CO.INCO. sees an upgrade to Slightly Positive due to a better fundamental star rating

The general evaluation of BEST BUY CO.INCO. (US), a company active in the Consumer Electronics industry, has been upgraded by the independent financial analyst theScreener with the addition of a star. Its fundamental valuation now shows 3 out of 4 possible stars while its market behaviour can be considered as moderately risky. theScreener believes that the additional star(s) merits the upgrade of its general evaluation to Slightly Positive. As of the analysis date June 28, 2019, the closing price was USD 69.73 and its potential was estimated at USD 78.24.

Best Buy Co., Inc. - May 2019 (LTM): Peer Snapshot

Compares key performance metrics against industry peers.

Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of Best Buy Co., Inc.

Announcement of Periodic Review: Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of Best Buy Co., Inc.. Global Credit Research- 31 May 2019. New York, May 31, 2019-- Moody's Investors Service has completed a periodic review of the ratings of Best Buy Co., Inc. and other ratings that are associated with the same analytical unit.

Best Buy Co., Inc. - February 2019 (LTM): Peer Snapshot

Compares key performance metrics against industry peers.

Best Buy Co., Inc. - November 2018 (LTM): Peer Snapshot

Compares key performance metrics against industry peers.

Best Buy Co., Inc.: Update to credit analysis - Successful online push continues

Our credit view of Best Buy reflecting its strong quantitative factors, market position, including online business, and excellent liquidity.

Valens Research

Valens Equity Insights and Inflections - 2019 06 26

SQ is currently trading at historical highs relative to UAFRS-based (Uniform) Earnings, with a 72.3x Uniform P/E. At these levels, the market is pricing in expectations for Uniform ROA to improve from 21% in 2018 to 28% by 2023, accompanied by 30% Uniform Asset growth going forward. However, analysts have relatively muted expectations, projecting Uniform ROA to remain at 21% through 2020, accompanied by 34% Uniform Asset growth. Moreover, management appears to have concerns about their mobile app sales strategy, revenue growth, and the benefits of Square Card and the Cash app, suggesting multi...

R.J. Hottovy

Morningstar | Best Buy’s Service and Other Consumer Strategies Intriguing, but Long-Term Industry Questions Linger

We acknowledge the steps Best Buy is taking to improve its operational efficiency and find current priorities--including online sales growth, improving the multichannel customer experience, optimizing the store square footage of its U.S. real estate portfolio, enhancing supply chain efficiencies, and cutting unnecessary costs--necessary to compete in an evolving consumer electronics retail market. Some aspects have been successful, including floor space reallocation and store-within-store partnerships with Amazon, Google, Samsung, Microsoft, and Sony; online fulfillment from existing distribut...

R.J. Hottovy

Best Buy’s Service and Other Consumer Strategies Intriguing, but Long-Term Industry Questions Linger

No-moat Best Buy's solid start to fiscal 2020--comps of 1.1% (versus guidance of 0%-1%, 40 basis points of gross margin expansion to 23.7%, and adjusted EPS of $1.02 versus guidance of $0.83-$0.88)--should have been the top story coming out its first-quarter update, but questions about the impact of China import tariffs dominated headlines. Best Buy noted that it has been able to absorb the 10% increase on List 3 imported goods--which represented 7% of its cost of goods sold and largely accessor...

Valens Research

BBY - Embedded Expectations Analysis - 2019 06 24

Best Buy Co., Inc. (BBY:USA) currently trades below corporate averages relative to UAFRS-based (Uniform) Earnings, with a 16.2x Uniform P/E. At these levels, the market is pricing in bearish expectations for the firm, and management is concerned about the progress of their Best Buy 2020 strategy, their in-home technology and service capabilities, and their CST acquisition. Specifically, management may be concerned about the progress of their Best Buy 2020 strategy, declines in their entertainment business, and the roll-out of their Progressive Leasing option. In addition, they may be exaggera...

2 directors sold

Two Directors at Best Buy Co Inc sold 201,711 shares at between 73.679USD and 73.915USD. The significance rating of the trade was 76/100. Is that information sufficient for you to make an investment decision? This report gives details of those trades and adds context and analysis to them such that you can judge whether these trading decisions are ones worth following. Included in the report is a detailed share price chart which plots discretionary trades by all the company's directors over the last two years clearly showing Close periods where trading activity is restricted under listing rul...

1 director bought

A director at Signature Ag bought 28,000 shares at 1.100EUR and the significance rating of the trade was 53/100. Is that information sufficient for you to make an investment decision? This report gives details of those trades and adds context and analysis to them such that you can judge whether these trading decisions are ones worth following. Included in the report is a detailed share price chart which plots discretionary trades by all the company's directors over the last two years clearly showing Close periods where trading activity is restricted under listing rules. The names of board ...

ValuEngine Rating and Forecast Report for BBY

ValuEngine Rating and Forecast Report for BBY

ValuEngine Rating and Forecast Report for BBY

ValuEngine Rating and Forecast Report for BBY

ValuEngine Rating and Forecast Report for BBY

ValuEngine Rating and Forecast Report for BBY

BEST BUY CO.INCO. sees an upgrade to Slightly Positive due to a better fundamental star rating

The general evaluation of BEST BUY CO.INCO. (US), a company active in the Consumer Electronics industry, has been upgraded by the independent financial analyst theScreener with the addition of a star. Its fundamental valuation now shows 3 out of 4 possible stars while its market behaviour can be considered as moderately risky. theScreener believes that the additional star(s) merits the upgrade of its general evaluation to Slightly Positive. As of the analysis date June 28, 2019, the closing price was USD 69.73 and its potential was estimated at USD 78.24.

ValuEngine Rating and Forecast Report for BBY

ValuEngine Rating and Forecast Report for BBY

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