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Maxim Integrated Products Inc (NAS:MXIM)
3-Year Average Buyback Ratio
0.40 (As of Jun. 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.

MXIM' s 3-Year Average Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.1   Max: 2.6
Current: 0.4

-8.1
2.6

During the past 13 years, Maxim Integrated Products Inc's highest 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio was 2.60. The lowest was -8.10. And the median was 0.60.

MXIM's 3-Year Average Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
83% of the 594 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: -2.40 vs. MXIM: 0.40 )

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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