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Edgewater Technology Inc (NAS:EDGW)
3-Year Average Buyback Ratio
0.20 (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.

EDGW' s 3-Year Average Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -36.1   Max: 26.8
Current: 0.2

-36.1
26.8

During the past 13 years, Edgewater Technology Inc's highest 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio was 26.80. The lowest was -36.10. And the median was 0.50.

EDGW's 3-Year Average Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
80% of the 1165 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: -2.00 vs. EDGW: 0.20 )

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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