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Westwood Holdings Group Inc (NYSE:WHG)
3-Year Average Buyback Ratio
-3.10 (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.

WHG' s 3-Year Average Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.4   Max: 0.4
Current: -3.1

-5.4
0.4

During the past 13 years, Westwood Holdings Group Inc's highest 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio was 0.40. The lowest was -5.40. And the median was -3.40.

WHG's 3-Year Average Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
62% of the 861 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: -0.60 vs. WHG: -3.10 )

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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