Best Buy reports Q3 EPS $1.13, consensus $1.03
Reports Q3 revenue $9.76B, consensus $9.7B. Reports Q3 SSS up 1.7%. "Our teams delivered another strong quarter of top- and bottom-line growth," said Corie Barry, Best Buy CEO. "We are delivering on our purpose to enrich lives through technology by providing customers the products and solutions they want and need, combined with fast and convenient fulfillment. We are excited about our progress and opportunities as we execute on our Building the New Blue strategy, designed to develop deeper relationships with our customers and uniquely position us over the long term." Barry continued, "In the near term, we are excited about our holiday plans. Our teams have once again put together a best-in-class assortment, prepared an amazing set of deals and ensured we have great inventory availability. Customers ordering online will get free next-day delivery on thousands of items all season long with no membership or minimum purchase required. They can also choose to pick up their products in a store within an hour of placing their order." Barry concluded, "I want to thank our employees for the strong execution in the third quarter, and in advance for all your hard work this week and throughout the holidays. Whether you work in one of our stores, spend your time making house calls to our customers' homes or work in a distribution center or the corporate office, you are a critical part of what makes Best Buy so special."