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Bluelinx Holdings Inc (NYSE:BXC)
3-Year Buyback Ratio
-25.80 (As of Mar. 2015)

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.

BXC' s 10-Year Buyback Ratio Range
Min: 0   Max: -32.2
Current: -25.8

During the past 13 years, Bluelinx Holdings Inc's highest 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio was -32.20. The lowest was 0.00. And the median was -0.45.

BXC's Buyback Ratiois ranked lower than
95% of the 341 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: -0.60 vs. BXC: -25.80 )

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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