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Cincinnati Bell Inc (NYSE:CBB)
3-Year Average Buyback Ratio
-0.90 (As of Dec. 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.

CBB' s 3-Year Average Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.9   Max: 7.4
Current: -0.9

-16.9
7.4

During the past 13 years, Cincinnati Bell Inc's highest 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio was 7.40. The lowest was -16.90. And the median was -0.90.

CBB's 3-Year Average Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
56% of the 295 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.10 vs. CBB: -0.90 )

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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