Buybacks

3 Stocks That Are Filling Up the Piggy Bank

These companies more than doubled their cash piles year-over-year. Will they return more of it to shareholders through dividend hikes and share buybacks? More 

3 Stocks Going All Out on Stock Buybacks

Exxon Mobil, Apple and AT&T shelled out billions on stock buybacks during the past year -- a trend that bodes well for future total returns. More 

Disney Stock Buybacks Could Double

Disney's chief financial officer says the company could spend up to $8 billion next year on share repurchases. More 

AIG to Resume Dividends

American International Group (AIG), which received a $182.3 billion federal bailout during the financial crisis, will resume paying quarterly dividends. More 

Morgan Stanley Soars on Stock Buyback, Earnings

After announcing a higher-than-expected quarterly profit and a $500 million share re-purchase, Morgan Stanley shares surged in Thursday trading. More 

3 Share Repurchase Superstars to Watch

It can be hard to execute share buybacks properly but, as Factset's Buyback Quarterly shows, these three S&P 500 companies have sure made it look easy. More 

Are You Missing the Boat on Share Buybacks?

While dividend-paying stocks have received the most attention in recent years, investors are missing the stronger returns of companies executing share buybacks. More