Stock Buybacks (Quarterly) Chart

Historical Stock Buybacks (Quarterly) Data

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Date Value
November 30, 2022 368.00M
August 31, 2022 866.00M
May 31, 2022 551.00M
February 28, 2022 722.00M
November 30, 2021 6.919B
August 31, 2021 8.667B
May 31, 2021 7.174B
February 28, 2021 3.93B
November 30, 2020 3.854B
August 31, 2020 4.856B
May 31, 2020 4.99B
February 29, 2020 3.389B
November 30, 2019 4.735B
August 31, 2019 5.203B
May 31, 2019 5.614B
February 28, 2019 9.551B
November 30, 2018 9.268B
August 31, 2018 10.06B
May 31, 2018 4.679B
February 28, 2018 3.237B
November 30, 2017 1.716B
August 31, 2017 -181.00M
May 31, 2017 -332.00M
February 28, 2017 -16.00M
November 30, 2016 326.00M
Date Value
August 31, 2016 1.685B
May 31, 2016 1.357B
February 29, 2016 2.052B
November 30, 2015 3.075B
August 31, 2015 2.62B
May 31, 2015 1.651B
February 28, 2015 1.447B
November 30, 2014 1.775B
August 31, 2014 1.412B
May 31, 2014 1.356B
February 28, 2014 1.286B
November 30, 2013 2.353B
August 31, 2013 2.683B
May 31, 2013 2.59B
February 28, 2013 1.584B
November 30, 2012 2.761B
August 31, 2012 2.559B
May 31, 2012 2.179B
February 29, 2012 1.58B
November 30, 2011 746.00M
August 31, 2011 618.00M
May 31, 2011 63.00M
February 28, 2011 -49.00M
November 30, 2010 -310.00M
August 31, 2010 80.00M

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

368.00M
Minimum
Nov 2022
10.06B
Maximum
Aug 2018
4.931B
Average
4.796B
Median

Stock Buybacks (Quarterly) Benchmarks