Stock Buybacks (Quarterly) Chart

Historical Stock Buybacks (Quarterly) Data

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Date Value
August 31, 2022 1.013B
May 31, 2022 1.20B
February 28, 2022 2.309B
November 30, 2021 999.00M
August 31, 2021 797.00M
May 31, 2021 1.00B
February 28, 2021 863.00M
November 30, 2020 850.00M
August 31, 2020 319.00M
May 31, 2020 849.00M
February 29, 2020 762.00M
November 30, 2019 749.00M
August 31, 2019 592.00M
May 31, 2019 748.00M
February 28, 2019 428.00M
November 30, 2018 298.74M
August 31, 2018 624.94M
May 31, 2018 699.70M
February 28, 2018 235.62M
November 30, 2017 299.33M
August 31, 2017 195.15M
May 31, 2017 298.96M
February 28, 2017 148.21M
November 30, 2016 294.13M
August 31, 2016 312.46M
Date Value
May 31, 2016 218.26M
February 29, 2016 104.46M
November 30, 2015 115.49M
August 31, 2015 16.41M
May 31, 2015 185.15M
February 28, 2015 143.68M
November 30, 2014 111.00M
August 31, 2014 20.30M
May 31, 2014 230.66M
February 28, 2014 10.20M
November 30, 2013 328.05M
August 31, 2013 230.53M
May 31, 2013 -68.20M
February 28, 2013 11.43M
November 30, 2012 14.93M
August 31, 2012 -60.95M
May 31, 2012 149.13M
February 29, 2012 66.63M
November 30, 2011 -1.191M
August 31, 2011 93.82M
May 31, 2011 373.28M
February 28, 2011 84.35M
November 30, 2010 190.37M
August 31, 2010 354.42M
May 31, 2010 215.76M

Stock Buyback Definition

Stock buybacks are when companies buy back their own stock, removing it from the marketplace. Stock buybacks increase the value of the remaining shares because there is now less common stock outstanding and company earnings are split among fewer shares.

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Stock Buybacks (Quarterly) Range, Past 5 Years

235.62M
Minimum
Feb 2018
2.309B
Maximum
Feb 2022
781.82M
Average
755.50M
Median

Stock Buybacks (Quarterly) Benchmarks