A very merry Christmas at Best Buy with sales booming

Published 7:58 am Thursday, February 28, 2019

NEW YORK — Best Buy put up some big holiday sales numbers Wednesday, more evidence that Americans are willing and able to spend on gadgets and big TVs.

The nation’s largest consumer electronics chain delivered a better-than-expected 3 percent increase in sales at established stores for the fiscal fourth quarter.

The company also issued an annual profit forecast that was roughly in line with Wall Street expectations.

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