Buybacks

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 

Buybacks Are Boosting the Market

Everyone wants to know why the market is going up, and Wade Hansen looks closely at one of the reasons. More 

This Rally Has Been Buoyed by Buybacks

It's as simple as supply and demand. Many companies are using buybacks as a tactic to maintain or increase share prices, though historically it may not be the best move long-term. More 

FAQ: What Is Going to Happen This May?

With May just around the corner, there's some good news and bad news in store for investors. Still, the generally not-so-hot period is no reason to panic. More 

BP to Buy Back $8 Billion in Shares

BP says it will spend $8 billion to repurchase shares over the next 18 months to return profits from the sale of its stake in Russia's TNK to shareholders. More