Best Buy 8-K 2005
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) June 14, 2005
BEST BUY CO., INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants 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 June 14, 2005, Best Buy Co., Inc. issued a news release announcing its results of operations for the first fiscal quarter ended May 28, 2005. The news release also included selected components of the registrants preliminary financial outlook for the second fiscal quarter ending August 27, 2005, as well as its updated earnings guidance for the fiscal year ending February 25, 2006. The registrant is scheduled to conduct an earnings conference call at 10 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time on June 14, 2005. The earnings conference call is expected to be available live on its Web site at www.BestBuy.com under Company Information, select the For Our Investors link.
The news release issued on June 14, 2005, 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 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 this Current Report 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.
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.