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Netflix Inc (NAS:NFLX)
3-Year Average Buyback Ratio
-4.30 (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.

NFLX' s 3-Year Average Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -181.2   Max: 7.6
Current: -4.3

-181.2
7.6

During the past 13 years, Netflix Inc's highest 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio was 7.60. The lowest was -181.20. And the median was -2.65.

NFLX's 3-Year Average Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
55% of the 298 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: -1.20 vs. NFLX: -4.30 )

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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