BBY 8/27/2011 8K
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) September 13, 2011
BEST BUY CO., INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
7601 Penn Avenue South
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (612) 291-1000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On September 13, 2011, Best Buy Co., Inc. (“Best Buy” or the “registrant”) issued a news release announcing its results of operations for the second quarter ended August 27, 2011. The registrant also updated its earnings guidance for the fiscal year ending March 3, 2012, in the news release. Further details on the updated guidance are available on the registrant's Web site at www.investors.bestbuy.com.
The registrant is scheduled to conduct an earnings conference call at 10 a.m. Eastern Time on September 13, 2011. The earnings conference call is expected to be available live on the registrant’s Web site at www.investors.bestbuy.com.
The news release issued on September 13, 2011, is furnished as Exhibit No. 99 to this Current Report on Form 8-K. Best Buy Co., Inc.’s Annual Report to Shareholders and its reports on Forms 10-K, 10-Q and 8-K and other publicly available information should be consulted for other important information about the registrant.
The information in Item 2.02 of this Current Report on Form 8-K, including Exhibit No. 99 hereto, shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to liability of that section. The information in Item 2.02 of this Current Report on Form 8-K shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing or other document pursuant to the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing or document.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The following is furnished as an Exhibit to this Report.
Description of Exhibit
News release issued September 13, 2011 (furnished pursuant to Item 2.02). Any internet addresses provided in this release are for information purposes only and are not intended to be hyperlinks. Accordingly, no information in any of these internet addresses is included herein.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
BEST BUY CO., INC.
Date: September 13, 2011
/s/ SUSAN S. GRAFTON
Senior Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer