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the act of purchasing back something previously sold

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XL Group plc (XL or the Company) announced today that the Board of Directors of the Company (the Board) approved a new share buyback program, authorizing the Company to buy back up to $1 billion of its ordinary shares.
18 ( ANI ): Microsoft has reportedly announced a 40 billion dollar share buyback and will raise its dividend payout to shareholders by 22 percent.
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M2 EQUITYBITES-April 17, 2013-Oriflamea[euro](tm)s SEK350m share buyback programme concludes(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
28 September 2011 - US bank holding company Charter Financial Corp (NASDAQ:CHFN) said on Tuesday its board of directors had authorised a 5% share buyback plan.
Share buybacks are an attractive option in an unpredictable market.
IBM (IBM) spent the most on share buybacks during the first quarter ($4.
DUBAI/ABU DHABI: First Gulf Bank (FGB) yesterday announced that it had initiated a share buyback program for up to 10 percent of the bank's shares issued and traded in the market.
30 midterm book closings are behind the increased share buybacks this year.
Investors usually consider share buyback programs, as they are also known, as a buy signal for the stock.
While maintaining our focus on investing in future growth, this new share buyback programme will enable us to continue our policy of returning value to shareholders through share buybacks and our longstanding progressive dividend policy.
The share buybacks will depend on a number of factors, including the business and market environment, stock price, trading restrictions and others.
Applying the rationale in practice Where a company's board and the management both believe that there is a major shortfall between current market value and the long-term enterprise value of a company's shares and the company enjoys adequate liquidity, a share buyback should be considered.
CHICAGO -- An extended period of share buybacks may increase merger and acquisition (M&A) risk for global oil majors by creating the need to play catch up through future upstream acquisitions, according to a Fitch Ratings report released today.