Best Buy is a multinational retailer of technology and entertainment products and services offering consumer electronics and more. Its family of brands and partnerships includes brands such as Best Buy, Audiovisions, Future Shop, Geek Squad, Jiangsu Five Star, Magnolia Audio Video, Pacific Sales, and Cowboom. Best Buy provides its users with service contracts; extended warranties; product repair; broadband voice, data, and information technology services; and delivers and installs home theater, mobile audio, and appliances.
Company Growth (employees)
Richfield, US
Size (employees)
125,000 (est)
Best Buy was founded in 1966 and is headquartered in Richfield, US

Key People at Best Buy

Hubert Joly

Hubert Joly

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Corie Barry

Corie Barry

Chief Financial Officer
Mary Lou Kelley

Mary Lou Kelley

Trish Walker

Trish Walker

Greg Revelle

Greg Revelle

Chief Marketing Officer
Keith Nelsen

Keith Nelsen

General Counsel
Mike Mohan

Mike Mohan

Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Merchandising Officer
Asheesh Saksena

Asheesh Saksena

Chief Strategic Growth Officer
Matt Furman

Matt Furman

Chief Communications and Public Affairs Officer
Shari Ballard

Shari Ballard

Senior Executive Vice President and President
Paula Baker

Paula Baker

Chief Human Resources Officer

Best Buy Office Locations

Best Buy has offices in Richfield, Salem, Madison, Norwalk and in 214 other locations
Richfield, US (HQ)
7601 Penn Ave S

Best Buy Data and Metrics

Best Buy Financial Metrics

Best Buy's revenue was reported to be $39.4 b in FY, 2017 which is a 0% decrease from the previous period.
Numbers are in $, USD

Revenue (FY, 2017)

39.4 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2016 - FY, 2017), %


Gross profit (FY, 2017)

9.4 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %


EBIT (FY, 2017)

1.9 b

Market capitalization (28-Apr-2017)

16 b

Closing share price (28-Apr-2017)


Cash (28-Jan-2017)

2.2 b


15.1 b
Best Buy's current market capitalization is $16 b.
Numbers are in $, USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


39.8 b38.3 b39.5 b39.4 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

29.2 b30.5 b29.2 b30.3 b30 b

Gross profit

9.3 b9 b9.2 b9.4 b

Gross profit Margin, %



(119 m)90 m1.4 b1.9 b

EBIT margin, %

Numbers are in $, USDY, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


1.1 b1.4 b1.8 b2.7 b2.4 b2 b2.2 b

Current Assets

10.5 b11.7 b9.9 b10.5 b


425 m425 m425 m425 m

Total Assets

14 b15.3 b13.5 b13.9 b

Accounts Payable

5.1 b5 b4.5 b5 b

Total Debt

1.7 b1.6 b1.7 b1.4 b

Current Liabilities

7.4 b7.8 b6.9 b7.1 b

Additional Paid-in Capital

300 m437 m

Retained Earnings

3.2 b4.1 b4.1 b4.4 b

Total Equity

4 b5 b4.4 b4.7 b

Debt to Equity Ratio

0.4 x0.3 x0.4 x0.3 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0.1 x0.1 x0.1 x0.1 x

Financial Leverage

3.5 x3.1 x3.1 x2.9 x
Numbers are in $, USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Accounts Payable

1.7 b1.7 b(536 m)518 m

Long-term Borrowings

(1.6 b)(1.6 b)(28 m)(394 m)

Dividends Paid

(224 m)(224 m)(499 m)(505 m)

Interest Paid

106 m106 m77 m76 m

Income Taxes Paid

478 m478 m550 m628 m
Numbers are in $, USDY, 2017


8.2 x


315.2 k


0.3 x


0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2.9 x

Best Buy Operating Metrics

Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015


1.71 k1.78 k1.78 k1.73 k

Best Buy Market Value History

Best Buy Job Categories

Best Buy Median Salaries

Source: 28 public H-1B filings from Best Buy

Best Buy Online and Social Media Presence

Best Buy Company Life and Culture

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