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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 

3 Stocks Ready for Share Buybacks

Here's a look at three underperforming stocks that could be tempted -- and have the means -- to increase their share buybacks. More 

Know the Difference Between Good and Bad Buybacks

Stock buybacks might sound like a good investment, but that's only true when the company isn't buying high, and when it's actually reducing shares. More 

GE’s Corporate Restructuring a Major Bullish Theme for 2013

Businesses like GE are transforming themselves for the next decade in ways that keep unemployment high, but will help to meet growth goals in a slow revenue growth environment. More 

A Nice Prop for Stocks in 2013: Buybacks

Like 'em or not, repurchases will at least keep a floor under stocks. And lots of big companies still have billions of dollars in authorizations laying fallow. More 

Warren Buffett: A Rare Talent in the Stock Buyback Game

Berkshire's $1.2 billion stock buyback program illustrates just how good Warren Buffett is at understanding value, especially compared to most other CEOs. More