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Keurig Green Mountain Inc (NAS:GMCR)
3-Year Average Buyback Ratio
-0.10 (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.

GMCR' s 3-Year Average Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.2   Max: 4.2
Current: -0.1

-12.2
4.2

During the past 13 years, Keurig Green Mountain Inc's highest 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio was 4.20. The lowest was -12.20. And the median was -2.90.

GMCR's 3-Year Average Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 721 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: -1.70 vs. GMCR: -0.10 )

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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