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AeroVironment Inc (NAS:AVAV)
3-Year Average Buyback Ratio
-1.10 (As of Apr. 2016)

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.

AVAV' s 3-Year Average Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -122.3   Max: -1.1
Current: -1.1

-122.3
-1.1

During the past 13 years, AeroVironment Inc's highest 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio was -1.10. The lowest was -122.30. And the median was -2.10.

AVAV's 3-Year Average Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
57% of the 122 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: -1.80 vs. AVAV: -1.10 )

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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