Buybacks

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Capex, Dividends and Buybacks – American Companies Are Spending Big

Companies are trying to be more shareholder-friendly, via dividends and buybacks ... but contrary to popular belief, they're also investing in the future. More 

The 2 Biggest Lies of Buybacks

S&P 500 companies have spent $211 billion in 2014 buying back stock. But here's why buybacks aren't always as good as they seem. More 

Buybacks All Day – Morning Linkfest (May 29)

Who's bidding the S&P 500 up? Apparently it's the S&P 500. Zero Hedge's look at buybacks and more in our daily linkfest. More 

Apple Stock: Give Us Buybacks … Or Else!

Apple had better increase buybacks when it reports earnings next week. Otherwise, Apple stock investors are in for another disappointing run. More 

Short-Term Thinking by CEOs: A Wall Street Cancer

Think you're getting value from quick buybacks and debt-for-dividends? Think again. Financial bandages are bad for you, companies and the nation. More 

3 ETFs That Make the Most of Buybacks

Buybacks can be a great thing when done correctly. Unfortunately, that rarely happens. But these ETFs can help you make the most of stock buybacks. More 

BA Stock – Boeing Boosts Buyback by $10B, Hikes Dividend

Boeing says it will repurchase an additional $10 billion worth of BA stock over the next several years and raise its quarterly dividend. More