Here’s What You Really Need To Know About Stock Buybacks

by marketwatch.com posted 1year ago 38 views
There’s clear evidence that share repurchases are bullish for investors, writes Mark Hulbert. : Many investors view buybacks as benign ways for companies to return cash to shareholders. Others see pernicious and toxic instruments of manipulation that enable top executives to enrich themselves at their workers’ and shareholders’ expense. This debate would become a lot less polarized if both sides were to recognize that not all buybacks are created equal.

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