Stock Buybacks (Quarterly) Chart

Historical Stock Buybacks (Quarterly) Data

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Date Value
December 31, 2019 0.00
September 30, 2019 0.00
June 30, 2019 310.00M
March 31, 2019 2.341B
December 31, 2018 585.00M
September 30, 2018 2.45B
June 30, 2018 2.965B
March 31, 2018 3.00B
December 31, 2017 1.736B
September 30, 2017 2.50B
June 30, 2017 2.50B
March 31, 2017 2.50B
December 31, 2016 500.00M
September 30, 2016 1.00B
June 30, 2016 2.00B
March 31, 2016 3.501B
December 31, 2015 750.00M
September 30, 2015 1.50B
June 30, 2015 2.001B
March 31, 2015 2.50B
December 31, 2014 1.001B
September 30, 2014 1.002B
June 30, 2014 1.498B
March 31, 2014 2.50B
December 31, 2013 1.002B
Date Value
September 30, 2013 799.00M
June 30, 2013 1.00B
March 31, 2013
December 31, 2012
September 30, 2012
June 30, 2012
March 31, 2012
December 31, 2011
September 30, 2011
June 30, 2011
March 31, 2011
December 31, 2010
September 30, 2010
June 30, 2010
March 31, 2010
December 31, 2009 0.00
September 30, 2009 0.00
June 30, 2009 0.00
March 31, 2009 50.00M
December 31, 2008 354.00M
September 30, 2008 519.00M
June 30, 2008 906.00M
March 31, 2008 1.158B
December 31, 2007 958.00M
September 30, 2007 1.022B

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

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Minimum
Sep 2019
3.00B
Maximum
Mar 2018
1.456B
Average
1.463B
Median

Stock Buybacks (Quarterly) Benchmarks