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La-Z-Boy Shares Outstanding (EOP)

: 47 Mil (As of Jan. 2021)
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Shares outstanding are shares that have been authorized, issued, and purchased by investors and are held by them. La-Z-Boy's shares outstanding for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2021 was 47 Mil.

La-Z-Boy's quarterly shares outstanding increased from Oct. 2020 (46 Mil) to Jan. 2021 (47 Mil). It means La-Z-Boy issued new shares from Oct. 2020 to Jan. 2021 .

La-Z-Boy's annual shares outstanding declined from Apr. 2019 (47 Mil) to Apr. 2020 (46 Mil). It means La-Z-Boy bought back shares from Apr. 2019 to Apr. 2020 .


La-Z-Boy Shares Outstanding (EOP) Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

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La-Z-Boy Annual Data
Apr11 Apr12 Apr13 Apr14 Apr15 Apr16 Apr17 Apr18 Apr19 Apr20
Shares Outstanding (EOP) Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 49.33 48.47 46.79 46.96 45.86

La-Z-Boy Quarterly Data
Apr16 Jul16 Oct16 Jan17 Apr17 Jul17 Oct17 Jan18 Apr18 Jul18 Oct18 Jan19 Apr19 Jul19 Oct19 Jan20 Apr20 Jul20 Oct20 Jan21
Shares Outstanding (EOP) Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 46.08 45.86 45.99 46.32 46.82

Competitive Comparison
* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap.


La-Z-Boy Shares Outstanding (EOP) Distribution

* The bar in red indicates where La-Z-Boy's Shares Outstanding (EOP) falls into.



La-Z-Boy Shares Outstanding (EOP) Calculation

Shares outstanding are shares that have been authorized, issued, and purchased by investors and are held by them. They have voting rights and represent ownership in the corporation by the person that holds the shares. They should be distinguished from treasury shares, which are shares held by the corporation itself, having no exercisable rights.

Shares outstanding can be calculated as either basic or fully diluted. The fully diluted shares outstanding count includes diluting securities, such as options, warrants or convertibles.

Please note: GuruFocus named Shares Outstanding (EOP) is the shares for that end of period. It is usually used to calculate balance sheet related items, such as Book Value per Share, etc. While Shares Outstanding (Diluted Average) and Shares Outstanding (Basic Average) are the weighted average shares over a period of time (a year, a quarter, or so). They are usually used to calculate income statement or cashflow statement related items, such as Earnings per Share (Diluted), etc.


La-Z-Boy  (NYSE:LZB) Shares Outstanding (EOP) Explanation

A company may buy back shares or issue shares in any fiscal period. If a company buys back shares, we should observe that the total number of shares decline. If the company issues new shares, the number of shares outstanding increases.

Usually the presence of treasury shares and a history of buyback are good indicators that company has competitive advantage. But studies have shown that companies usually buy back at wrong time. Buying back shares below its intrinsic value increases value for remaining shareholders. Buying back overvalued shares destroys value for existing shareholders.


Be Aware

Warren Buffett looks for consistency and upward long term trend. Because of share repurchase it is possible for net earnings trend to differ from EPS trend. He preferred net income over EPS. The companies with durable competitive advantage companies report higher % net earnings to total revenues.

Important: If a company is showing net earnings history greater than 20% on total revenues, it is probably benefiting from a long term competitive advantage.

If net earnings is less than 10%, likely to be in a highly competitive business.


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