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ARC Document Solutions Inc (NYSE:ARC)
3-Year Buyback Ratio
-0.50 (As of Jun. 2014)

This is the average share buyback rate of the company over the past 3 years. A negative number means the company might be issuing new shares. A positive number indicates that the company is buying back shares.

ARC' s 10-Year Buyback Ratio Range
Min: 0   Max: -0.5
Current: -0.5

During the past 6 years, ARC Document Solutions Inc's highest 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio was -0.50. The lowest was 0.00. And the median was -0.40.

ARC's Buyback Ratiois ranked higher than
77% of the 1231 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: -1.10 vs. ARC: -0.50 )

Definition

This is the average share buyback rate of the company over the past 3 years.


Explanation

A negative number means the company might be issuing new shares. A positive number indicates that the company is buying back shares.


Be Aware

Investors usually like share buybacks. But as pointed by Warren Buffett, only if a company buys back shares at the prices below the stock's intrinsic value, it rewards remaining shareholders. If a company buys its overvalued stocks back, it destroys shareholder value.


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