H-P's $8.8B Charge, Best Buy Misses, Apple Rally

Nov. 20 (Bloomberg) -- In today's "Bloomberg Equities Report," Bloomberg's Deirdre Bolton reports that Hewlett-Packard shares are taking a beating in the pre-market after announcing an $8.8 billion charge for the fourth quarter, Best Buy misses analyst estimates and Apple gained the most in seven months in Monday trading. She speaks on Bloomberg Television's "In The Loop."

Sky Sales Rise With 808,000 New Customers
39:46 - Sky Plc sales rose more than analysts expected in the latest financial year as the pay-television provider fought off rising competition from BT Group Plc and others. The company, which counts Rupert Murdoch’s Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. as its largest shareholder, said revenue increased 7 percent to 12 billion pounds ($15.8 billion) in the 12 months through June 30. Analysts expected sales of 11.8 billion pounds, according to the average of estimates compiled by Bloomberg. CFO Andrew Griffith discusses business with Bloomberg's Anna Edwards and Manus Cranny on "Countdown."
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