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Aruba Networks Inc (NAS:ARUN)
3-Year Buyback Ratio
2.50 (As of Oct. 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.

ARUN' s 10-Year Buyback Ratio Range
Min: 2.5   Max: -215.4
Current: 2.5

During the past 13 years, Aruba Networks Inc's highest 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio was -215.40. The lowest was 2.50. And the median was -66.70.

ARUN's Buyback Ratiois ranked higher than
90% of the 444 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: -0.60 vs. ARUN: 2.50 )

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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