2011 Stock Buyback Announcements

Below you will find a list of companies that have recently announced share buyback programs. Publicly-traded companies often buyback shares of their stock when they believe their company's stock is undervalued. More about stock buybacks.

CompanyDatePercent of SharesBuyback AmountOffer TypeBuyback TypeCurrent Price52-Week Range
Community Bank System logo
CBU
Community Bank System
12/30/2011 4.1%$42 millionOpen MarketNew$77.67$51.41 - $82.53
Charter Communications logo
CHTR
Charter Communications
12/29/2011 5.2%$321 millionPrivate PlacementAdditional$702.93$498.08 - $712.41
Arctic Cat logo
ACAT
Arctic Cat
12/28/2011 18.9%$79.3 millionPrivate PlacementNew$18.50$12.13 - $19.82
Union Bankshares logo
UNB
Union Bankshares
12/27/20111 million shsOpen MarketNew$34.90$17.07 - $36.40
(HBOS) logo
HBOS
(HBOS)
12/23/2011 5.3%440,000 shsOpen MarketNew$0.00$18.57 - $31.49
Flex logo
FLEX
Flex
12/22/2011Open MarketAdditional$17.12$9.53 - $20.04
BTN
Ballantyne Strong
12/22/2011 14.5%$8 millionOpen MarketNew$4.77$1.34 - $5.47
(DATE) logo
DATE
(DATE)
12/22/2011$10 millionOpen MarketNew$7.49$5.30 - $9.48
12/22/2011 53.0%1 million shsOpen MarketNew0.000.00 - 0.00
WFD
(WFD.AX)
12/22/2011 53.0%1 million shsOpen MarketNewA$0.00A$0.00 - A$0.00
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries logo
TEVA
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries
12/21/2011 8.1%$3 billionOpen MarketNew$10.17$8.44 - $13.30
Benchmark Electronics logo
BHE
Benchmark Electronics
12/21/2011 4.7%$36 millionOpen MarketReinstated$28.73$18.75 - $32.56
Arbor Realty Trust logo
ABR
Arbor Realty Trust
12/20/2011 27.0%500,000 shsOpen MarketNew$18.31$7.40 - $19.49
Cameron International logo
CAM
Cameron International
12/20/2011 4.2%$500 millionOpen MarketNew$66.01$40.50 - $71.22
Universal Technical Institute logo
UTI
Universal Technical Institute
12/20/2011 82.0%$25 millionMixed OfferNew$5.70$4.47 - $8.31
Oracle logo
ORCL
Oracle
12/20/2011 3.9%$5 billionOpen MarketAdditional$78.50$53.54 - $85.03
Papa John's International logo
PZZA
Papa John's International
12/20/2011 5.4%$50 millionOpen MarketAdditional$105.26$73.12 - $110.33
XO Group logo
XOXO
XO Group
12/19/2011 9.2%$20 millionOpen MarketNew$34.99$17.49 - $35.83
12/19/2011 17.6%$1.5 billionOpen MarketNew0.000.00 - 0.00
Alliance Data Systems logo
ADS
Alliance Data Systems
12/19/2011 7.8%$400 millionOpen MarketNew$105.91$38.88 - $128.16
Franklin Resources logo
BEN
Franklin Resources
12/19/2011 4.6%10 million shsOpen MarketNew$32.25$17.97 - $35.94
GrafTech International logo
GTI
GrafTech International
12/19/2011 0.5%$10 millionOpen MarketNew$0.00$0.00 - $0.00
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions logo
KTOS
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions
12/19/2011Open MarketNew$26.49$14.40 - $34.11
United Rentals logo
URI
United Rentals
12/16/2011 11.5%$200 millionOpen MarketNew$312.44$139.10 - $354.60
MasTec logo
MTZ
MasTec
12/16/2011 5.7%$75 millionOpen MarketAdditional$103.40$36.81 - $122.33
Marvell Technology logo
MRVL
Marvell Technology
12/15/2011 6.4%$500 millionOpen MarketAdditional$54.63$32.53 - $55.70
Domtar logo
UFS
Domtar
12/15/2011 13.7%$400 millionOpen MarketAdditional$54.38$18.66 - $55.49
Liberty Global logo
LBTYA
Liberty Global
12/15/2011 9.1%$1 billionOpen MarketNew$27.84$18.73 - $29.07
Flowserve logo
FLS
Flowserve
12/15/2011 2.8%$150 millionOpen MarketAdditional$40.97$25.53 - $44.39
FirstCash logo
FCFS
FirstCash
12/15/2011 5.0%2 million shsOpen MarketNew$79.48$51.15 - $84.83
12/15/2011 1.8%$50 millionOpen MarketAdditional0.000.00 - 0.00
The Cooper Companies logo
COO
The Cooper Companies
12/15/2011 4.5%$150 millionOpen MarketNew$388.23$268.92 - $415.96
Conagra Brands logo
CAG
Conagra Brands
12/14/2011 7.2%$750 millionOpen MarketAdditional$35.71$32.55 - $39.34
DFC Global logo
DLLR
DFC Global
12/14/2011 11.4%5 million shsOpen MarketNew$0.00$0.00 - $0.00
WSFS Financial logo
WSFS
WSFS Financial
12/14/2011 10.4%550,000 shsOpen MarketNew$48.83$24.59 - $55.18
TechnipFMC logo
FTI
TechnipFMC
12/14/2011 6.3%15 million shsOpen MarketAdditional$9.38$5.11 - $13.04
Lam Research logo
LRCX
Lam Research
12/14/2011 37.0%$1.6 billionOpen MarketNew$630.77$292.28 - $673.80
NVR logo
NVR
NVR
12/14/2011 9.6%$300 millionOpen MarketNew$4,710.95$3,103.24 - $5,308.48
Ryder System logo
R
Ryder System
12/14/2011 3.9%2 million shsOpen MarketNew$73.86$34.33 - $89.65
Packaging Co. of America logo
PKG
Packaging Co. of America
12/14/2011 6.3%$150 millionOpen MarketAdditional$134.63$92.01 - $156.54
SEI Investments logo
SEIC
SEI Investments
12/13/2011 3.5%$100 millionOpen MarketAdditional$61.64$48.70 - $64.78
St Jude Medical logo
STJ
St Jude Medical
12/13/2011 2.7%$300 millionOpen MarketNew$80.82$48.83 - $84.00
WD-40 logo
WDFC
WD-40
12/13/2011 7.9%$50 millionOpen MarketNew$252.81$183.55 - $333.42
Marchex logo
MCHX
Marchex
12/13/2011 3.0%1 million shsMixed OfferAdditional$2.83$1.39 - $3.67
Gartner logo
IT
Gartner
12/13/2011 1.7%$58 millionOpen MarketNew$239.89$114.82 - $240.87
Invesco Mortgage Capital logo
IVR
Invesco Mortgage Capital
12/13/2011 67.0%7 million shsOpen MarketNew$4.07$2.53 - $4.60
Electro Scientific Industries logo
ESIO
Electro Scientific Industries
12/13/2011 5.5%$20 millionOpen MarketNew$29.99$13.92 - $30.02
CMC Materials logo
CCMP
CMC Materials
12/13/2011 14.5%$150 millionOpen MarketAdditional$152.28$126.53 - $198.60
Booz Allen Hamilton logo
BAH
Booz Allen Hamilton
12/12/2011 1.4%$30 millionOpen MarketNew$88.39$70.11 - $100.26
Iconix Brand Group logo
ICON
Iconix Brand Group
12/12/2011Open MarketNew$3.15$0.61 - $4.20
Pfizer logo
PFE
Pfizer
12/12/2011 6.4%$10 billionOpen MarketNew$39.47$31.61 - $43.08
Morningstar logo
MORN
Morningstar
12/9/2011 6.8%$200 millionOpen MarketAdditional$247.85$139.19 - $270.08
Territorial Bancorp logo
TBNK
Territorial Bancorp
12/9/2011 5.4%550,000 shsOpen MarketNew$25.02$19.23 - $30.04
Genie Energy logo
GNE
Genie Energy
12/9/2011$20 millionOpen MarketNew$5.64$5.51 - $9.60
GNC logo
GNC
GNC
12/8/2011 2.4%$70 millionOpen MarketNew$0.55$0.38 - $3.42
BCE logo
BCE
BCE
12/8/2011$250 millionOpen MarketNew$49.49$39.91 - $50.90
Analogic logo
ALOG
Analogic
12/8/2011 4.3%$30 millionOpen MarketNew$83.95$67.85 - $101.80
Cytec Industries logo
CYT
Cytec Industries
12/8/2011 9.3%$200 millionOpen MarketAdditional$17.98$0.00 - $0.00
Capella Education logo
CPLA
Capella Education
12/8/2011 10.2%$50 millionOpen MarketAdditional$104.00$65.15 - $105.90
PACCAR logo
PCAR
PACCAR
12/8/2011 2.2%$300 millionOpen MarketAdditional$87.37$71.61 - $103.19
Stryker logo
SYK
Stryker
12/7/2011 2.8%$500 millionOpen MarketAdditional$263.75$171.75 - $268.04
Asbury Automotive Group logo
ABG
Asbury Automotive Group
12/7/2011 4.7%$30 millionOpen MarketAdditional$160.21$88.74 - $216.88
Horace Mann Educators logo
HMN
Horace Mann Educators
12/7/2011 9.4%$50 millionOpen MarketNew$38.54$32.35 - $44.74
KEYW logo
KEYW
KEYW
12/7/2011 7.6%2 million shsOpen MarketNew$11.23$6.12 - $11.53
IDEX logo
IEX
IDEX
12/6/2011 1.6%$50 millionOpen MarketAdditional$218.46$145.85 - $235.76
LOJN
LoJack
12/5/2011 9.5%2 million shsOpen MarketReinstated$6.44$2.16 - $6.50
Acxiom logo
ACXM
Acxiom
12/5/2011 4.9%$50 millionOpen MarketNew$48.48$18.60 - $51.51
Dollar General logo
DG
Dollar General
12/5/2011 3.6%$500 millionOpen MarketNew$213.12$173.50 - $225.25
Nathan's Famous logo
NATH
Nathan's Famous
12/5/2011 10.6%$11 millionDutch AuctionNew$69.20$50.00 - $78.89
Waste Connections logo
WCN
Waste Connections
12/5/2011 10.9%$400 millionOpen MarketAdditional$120.00$88.21 - $124.95
ConocoPhillips logo
COP
ConocoPhillips
12/2/2011 10.4%$10 billionOpen MarketAdditional$61.92$27.53 - $61.78
Arrow Financial logo
AROW
Arrow Financial
12/2/2011 1.8%$5 millionOpen MarketNew$36.15$24.51 - $38.26
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide logo
HOT
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide
12/1/2011 2.7%$250 millionOpen MarketNew$77.05$56.87 - $84.37
Gildan Activewear logo
GIL
Gildan Activewear
12/1/20111 million shsOpen MarketNew$36.19$14.25 - $38.14
GPIC
Gaming Partners International
12/1/2011410,000 shsOpen MarketNew$13.75$7.69 - $13.75
NetEase logo
NTES
NetEase
12/1/2011 0.8%$50 millionOpen MarketNew$107.87$82.93 - $134.33
Perry Ellis International logo
PERY
Perry Ellis International
11/30/2011 9.1%$20 millionOpen MarketAdditional$27.50$22.00 - $29.59
Principal Financial Group logo
PFG
Principal Financial Group
11/30/2011 1.4%$100 millionOpen MarketAdditional$62.20$37.03 - $67.97
Opendoor Technologies logo
OPEN
Opendoor Technologies
11/30/2011 5.8%$50 millionOpen MarketNew$16.95$10.55 - $39.24
Safeway logo
SWY
Safeway
11/30/2011 14.6%$1 billionOpen MarketAdditional$0.00$29.82 - $40.25
Semtech logo
SMTC
Semtech
11/30/2011 3.2%$50 millionOpen MarketAdditional$64.55$49.10 - $83.94
Tech Data logo
TECD
Tech Data
11/30/2011 4.8%$100 millionOpen MarketNew$144.90$80.20 - $151.47
(FBRC) logo
FBRC
(FBRC)
11/30/20115 million shsDutch AuctionNew$17.55$10.57 - $19.53
Ark Restaurants logo
ARKR
Ark Restaurants
11/29/2011$3.16 millionPrivate PlacementNew$19.85$9.26 - $24.66
World Acceptance logo
WRLD
World Acceptance
11/29/2011 2.1%$20 millionOpen MarketAdditional$168.20$60.95 - $170.98
(TAOM) logo
TAOM
(TAOM)
11/28/2011$10 millionOpen MarketNew$3.70$2.44 - $3.75
Orion Energy Systems logo
OESX
Orion Energy Systems
11/23/2011$1.5 millionOpen MarketAdditional$5.71$3.03 - $11.98
Chico's FAS logo
CHS
Chico's FAS
11/22/2011 11.7%$200 millionOpen MarketNew$5.75$0.91 - $6.48
Kona Grill logo
KONA
Kona Grill
11/22/2011$5 millionOpen MarketNew$0.06$0.08 - $3.00
Jack in the Box logo
JACK
Jack in the Box
11/21/2011 11.0%$100 millionOpen MarketAdditional$120.91$67.33 - $124.53
Advanced Energy Industries logo
AEIS
Advanced Energy Industries
11/21/2011 19.4%$75 millionOpen MarketNew$107.49$57.04 - $125.55
Safeguard Scientifics logo
SFE
Safeguard Scientifics
11/21/2011 3.2%$10 millionOpen MarketReinstated$7.23$5.15 - $8.59
11/21/2011 10.3%7 million shsOpen MarketAdditional0.000.00 - 0.00
tw telecom logo
TWTC
tw telecom
11/21/2011 11.6%$300 millionOpen MarketNew$0.00$0.00 - $0.00
MidWestOne Financial Group logo
MOFG
MidWestOne Financial Group
11/19/2011$5 millionOpen MarketAdditional$29.43$16.59 - $33.68
Republic Bancorp logo
RBCAA
Republic Bancorp
11/18/2011 7.0%300,000 shsOpen MarketAdditional$46.31$27.22 - $48.99
Yum! Brands logo
YUM
Yum! Brands
11/18/2011 33.0%$750 millionOpen MarketAdditional$117.57$84.17 - $122.72
American Equity Investment Life logo
AEL
American Equity Investment Life
11/18/2011 17.4%10 million shsOpen MarketNew$32.65$19.06 - $34.25
Cyberonics logo
CYBX
Cyberonics
11/18/2011 3.6%1 million shsOpen MarketAdditional$0.00$0.00 - $0.00
America's Car-Mart logo
CRMT
America's Car-Mart
11/17/2011 10.2%1 million shsOpen MarketNew$138.40$80.47 - $177.45
Dr Pepper Snapple Group logo
DPS
Dr Pepper Snapple Group
11/17/2011 12.7%$1 billionOpen MarketAdditional$123.66$83.23 - $126.65
Equinix logo
EQIX
Equinix
11/17/2011 5.3%$250 millionOpen MarketNew$818.79$586.73 - $839.77
GameStop logo
GME
GameStop
11/17/2011 12.3%$375 millionOpen MarketNew$218.00$3.77 - $483.00
The Gap logo
GPS
The Gap
11/17/2011 5.2%$500 millionOpen MarketNew$32.65$9.95 - $37.63
The Mosaic logo
MOS
The Mosaic
11/17/2011 5.3%$1.2 billionPrivate PlacementNew$31.45$11.51 - $38.23
O'Reilly Automotive logo
ORLY
O'Reilly Automotive
11/16/2011 5.1%$500 millionOpen MarketAdditional$550.06$409.17 - $568.63
ePlus logo
PLUS
ePlus
11/16/2011 6.2%500,000 shsOpen MarketNew$87.83$64.69 - $107.64
Sysco logo
SYY
Sysco
11/16/2011 3.4%20 million shsOpen MarketNew$77.36$50.03 - $86.73
11/16/2011 9.5%$100 millionOpen MarketNew0.000.00 - 0.00
Comfort Systems USA logo
FIX
Comfort Systems USA
11/15/2011 2.7%1 million shsOpen MarketNew$79.03$37.05 - $88.53
QLogic logo
QLGC
QLogic
11/15/2011 12.9%$200 millionOpen MarketAdditional$16.07$8.81 - $16.14
Ra International Group logo
RAI
Ra International Group
11/14/2011$2.5 billionOpen MarketNew$65.40$43.38 - $67.81
Solera logo
SLH
Solera
11/14/2011$180 millionOpen MarketNew$55.84$36.14 - $56.07
Oritani Financial logo
ORIT
Oritani Financial
11/14/2011 4.8%2 million shsOpen MarketNew$18.60$14.07 - $19.50
Loral Space & Communications Inc. logo
LORL
Loral Space & Communications Inc.
11/14/2011800,000 shsOpen MarketNew$37.53$16.18 - $50.85
Matthews International logo
MATW
Matthews International
11/14/20113 million shsOpen MarketAdditional$36.72$17.01 - $43.75
Perdoceo Education logo
PRDO
Perdoceo Education
11/14/2011 16.0%$100 millionOpen MarketAdditional$12.66$10.62 - $17.49
Assured Guaranty logo
AGO
Assured Guaranty
11/14/2011 2.7%5 million shsOpen MarketNew$46.70$18.45 - $52.28
Actua logo
ACTA
Actua
11/14/2011$25 millionOpen MarketAdditional$1.00$0.79 - $1.13
Brilliant Acquisition logo
BRLI
Brilliant Acquisition
11/11/2011 3.6%1 million shsOpen MarketNew$10.00$0.00 - $0.00
Badger Meter logo
BMI
Badger Meter
11/11/2011 6.3%$30 millionOpen MarketNew$95.79$59.53 - $111.77
Thermo Fisher Scientific logo
TMO
Thermo Fisher Scientific
11/11/2011 45.0%$750 millionOpen MarketAdditional$490.79$343.19 - $532.57
Viacom logo
VIAB
Viacom
11/10/2011$6 billionOpen MarketAdditional$24.22$20.93 - $31.96
Norwood Financial logo
NWFL
Norwood Financial
11/10/2011 0.9%3 million shsOpen MarketAdditional$25.18$22.28 - $30.47
Maximus logo
MMS
Maximus
11/10/2011 8.7%$125 millionOpen MarketAdditional$91.37$64.30 - $96.05
MSBF
MSB Financial
11/10/2011100,000 shsOpen MarketNew$10.38$9.62 - $18.50
ATLO
Ames National
11/10/2011 6.0%100,000 shsOpen MarketNew$24.85$16.53 - $27.90
Fortegra Group logo
FRF
Fortegra Group
11/10/2011 8.2%$10 millionOpen MarketNew$0.00$6.46 - $10.00
Endurance Specialty logo
ENH
Endurance Specialty
11/9/2011 17.3%7 million shsOpen MarketNew$92.98$62.78 - $93.31
11/9/2011 2.7%5 million shsOpen MarketAdditional0.000.00 - 0.00
AmeriServ Financial logo
ASRV
AmeriServ Financial
11/9/201116 million shsOpen MarketNew$3.90$2.65 - $5.34
11/9/2011 1.7%44 million shsOpen MarketNew0.000.00 - 0.00
Pegasystems logo
PEGA
Pegasystems
11/9/2011 1.4%$15 millionOpen MarketAdditional$139.44$90.75 - $148.80
ZIX logo
ZIXI
ZIX
11/9/2011 8.4%$15 millionOpen MarketNew$7.00$5.24 - $10.37
Zebra Technologies logo
ZBRA
Zebra Technologies
11/8/2011 5.6%3 million shsOpen MarketAdditional$503.31$244.32 - $518.66
UVV
Universal
11/8/2011 9.9%$100 millionOpen MarketNew$54.57$38.82 - $60.95
NACCO Industries logo
NC
NACCO Industries
11/8/2011 7.3%$50 millionOpen MarketNew$25.13$17.95 - $30.71
SigmaAldrich logo
SIAL
SigmaAldrich
11/8/2011 8.3%10 million shsOpen MarketAdditional$0.00$0.00 - $0.00
The Allstate logo
ALL
The Allstate
11/8/2011 7.3%$1 billionOpen MarketNew$128.55$84.97 - $140.00
Chemed logo
CHE
Chemed
11/7/2011 8.2%$100 millionOpen MarketAdditional$479.09$417.41 - $560.00
QuinStreet logo
QNST
QuinStreet
11/7/2011 11.4%$50 millionOpen MarketNew$18.48$9.85 - $25.99
RLJ Lodging Trust logo
RLJ
RLJ Lodging Trust
11/7/2011 6.2%$100 millionOpen MarketNew$15.70$7.67 - $17.51
MasTec logo
MTZ
MasTec
11/7/2011 5.3%