New York Times  Jul 14  Comment 
Companies across the board are repurchasing their own stock, to the delight of some investors. But there are plenty of downsides.
The Hindu Business Line  Jul 14  Comment 
The Hindu Business Line  Jul 12  Comment 
The share buyback offer to the shareholders of TTK Prestige will open for subscription on Thursday. The company plans to buy back one lakh shares at a price of ₹7,000 apiece on proportionate basis. ...
The Hindu Business Line  Jul 7  Comment 
The buyback window of Kaveri Seed Company will open for subscription on Monday. It plans to buy back over 29.62 lakh shares at ₹675 a share. It will spend ₹200 crore in buying back about 4.29 per ce...
The Hindu Business Line  Jul 6  Comment 
The board of Mindtree has approved July 11 as the record date to identify the eligible shareholders to participate in the proposed buyback. It plans to buy back up to 43.2 lakh shares, comprising 2.5...
The Economic Times  Jul 3  Comment 
Mindtree will buy back up to 43.2 lakh shares, comprising 2.5% of the total paid up equity share capital.
The Economic Times  Jun 30  Comment 
The company informed exchanges that businesses have been bought back for around Rs 400 crore.


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See also Capital Allocation.

A buyback, also known as a share repurchase, is when a company uses excess capital in the form of cash or debt to purchase its own shares on the public market, thereby reducing the number of shares outstanding. In doing so, the company's management signals to the marketplace that it believes its stock is under-priced and that a buyback is the best way to allocate the company's resources.

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