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Synonyms for buyback

the act of purchasing back something previously sold

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Shoe Carnival Inc (Nasdaq:SCVL) a retailer of moderately priced footwear and accessories, announced on Friday the authorisation by its board of directors of a new share repurchase programme for up to USD50m of its outstanding common stock, effective 1 January 2017.
CVS Caremark Corporation (NYSE: CVS), a large integrated pharmacy company in the US, announced yesterday that the company's board of directors has approved a new share repurchase programme for up to USD6bn of the firm's outstanding common stock.
Under the share repurchase, OpenTable is authorized to repurchase up to $50 million of its outstanding shares of common stock.
The analysis of results and implications of 200 firms that announced, conducted and completed share purchase programs from 1991 to 1996 are published in the study, The Share Repurchase Decision: Causes, Consequences and Implementation Guidelines.
The Share Repurchase Agreement is part of the share repurchase program previously authorized by the Board of Directors of the Company.
The board of directors of Humana (NYSE:HUM), a healthcare company, said on Tuesday that it has authorised the USD2bn share repurchase plan with an expiration date of 31 December 2016.
The company said that it will acquire these common shares under the USD500m share repurchase programme announced on 21 June 2010.
16 per share essentially completing the $1 billion share repurchase program announced in September 2005.
The amount and timing of purchases will be based on a variety of factors, including potential share repurchase price, cash requirements, acquisition opportunities, strategic investments and other market and economic factors.
In conjunction with the more aggressive leverage target, the Board of Directors approved a new 100 million share repurchase program.
NYSE: PBG) today announced that its Board of Directors authorized an expansion of its share repurchase program.
to repurchase approximately $100 million of its common shares under an accelerated share repurchase program.
The closing of the notes offering and share repurchase is expected to occur on December 13, 2006.
64 per share in connection with the accelerated share repurchase agreement with Goldman, Sachs & Co.