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Aruba Networks Inc (NAS:ARUN)
3-Year Buyback Ratio
-8.00 (As of Apr. 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: -8   Max: -215.4
Current: -8

During the past 12 years, Aruba Networks Inc's highest 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio was -215.40. The lowest was -8.00. And the median was -96.20.

ARUN's Buyback Ratiois ranked higher than
55% of the 387 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: -0.80 vs. ARUN: -8.00 )

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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