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ExlService Holdings Inc (NAS:EXLS)
3-Year Average Buyback Ratio
-0.90 (As of Mar. 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.

EXLS' s 3-Year Average Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -42.2   Max: 17.3
Current: -0.9

-42.2
17.3

During the past 13 years, ExlService Holdings Inc's highest 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio was 17.30. The lowest was -42.20. And the median was -2.80.

EXLS's 3-Year Average Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
56% of the 434 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.50 vs. EXLS: -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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