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Pentair PLC (NYSE:PNR)
3-Year Buyback Ratio
-27.30 (As of Jun. 2014)

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.

PNR' s 10-Year Buyback Ratio Range
Min: 1.2   Max: -31.6
Current: -27.3

During the past 13 years, Pentair PLC's highest 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio was -31.60. The lowest was 1.20. And the median was -1.10.

PNR's Buyback Ratiois ranked lower than
57% of the 1270 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: -0.40 vs. PNR: -27.30 )

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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