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Tesla Motors Inc (NAS:TSLA)
3-Year Buyback Ratio
-33.00 (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.

TSLA' s 10-Year Buyback Ratio Range
Min: 0   Max: -148.2
Current: -33

During the past 7 years, Tesla Motors Inc's highest 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio was -148.20. The lowest was 0.00. And the median was -16.50.

TSLA's Buyback Ratiois ranked lower than
57% of the 680 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: -0.70 vs. TSLA: -33.00 )

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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