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River Valley Bancorp (NAS:RIVR)
3-Year Average Buyback Ratio
-18.50 (As of Sep. 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.

RIVR' s 3-Year Average Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.5   Max: 11.7
Current: -18.5

-18.5
11.7

During the past 13 years, River Valley Bancorp's highest 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio was 11.70. The lowest was -18.50. And the median was 1.30.

RIVR's 3-Year Average Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
87% of the 1066 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: -2.00 vs. RIVR: -18.50 )

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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