Best Buy Raises $500M

By Alan Wolf On Jul 17 2013 - 8:46am

Minneapolis — Best Buy has completed the sale of $500 million in notes to a dozen investment banks, including Barclays Capital, Citgroup and J.P. Morgan.

The No. 1 CE chain said it would use the cash for general corporate purposes, which could include capital expenditures, funding working capital, stock repurchases, strategic investments and acquisitions, or replacing the $500 million it paid out the day before when a previous series of notes matured.

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