More retail chains are selling unlikely consumer products in a broad new strategy. Shoppers are confused as the lines blur.
Best Buy shares are surging, but the company is still trying to explain its lower sales outlook for the next two quarters.
Retail as a whole is getting pressured, and the company itself is still unprofitable.
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The gadget thrusts the company into a competitive market in set-top boxes. Its price remains unclear.
This is a company that does $74 billion in annual sales. An extra hundred million bucks or so -- or a similar loss if the move backfires -- won't alter the course of its stock.
Retailers that many investors had written off as hopeless are showing that they still have some life.
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