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Posted: February 28, 2014 at 2:05 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “They get credit for doing all they can on cutting costs. But at some point they will run out of cost savings and will have to find a way to grow the business.” Brian Yarbrough, Edward Jones & Co. analyst, on Best-Buy’s quarterly report

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