Behind the Best Buy (BBY) numbers: The earnings beat knocked out by the retailer was boosted by...

|About: Best Buy Co. (BBY)|By:, SA News Editor

Behind the Best Buy (BBY) numbers: The earnings beat knocked out by the retailer was boosted by a favorable tax rate, 30.6% compared to 34.6% previous. In addition, a seemingly strong free cash flow number is blunted by factoring in the large jump in account payable to $1.2B from a $561M a year ago. Shares +0.7% premarket.