share repurchase

Repurchase Mania: The Top 10 Buyback Stocks

When IBM raised its stock buyback authorization by $10 billion on Oct. 26, it became the 259th company to announce repurchase plans in October alone. Citi Investment Research says the long-term trend of rising share repurchases has only just begun.

Research In Motion Announces Share Repurchase

Research In Motion has agreed to purchase for cancellation 1,530,000 of its outstanding common shares for an aggregate purchase price of approximately $79.8 million, or about $52.16 per share.

Yahoo Approves
$3 Billion Stock Buyback Program

Yahoo's board gave the go-ahead for a hefty stock-repurchase program of up to $3 billion over a three year period, the company said in an SEC filing Wednesday. The stock has largely remained stagnant in the low- to mid-teens since CEO Carol Bartz came aboard early last year.