Stocks Stock Buybacks

  • Morgan Staley announces $3.5B stock buyback

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the latest statements from banks following the Fed stress tests, including Morgan Stanley has announcing a large share buyback.

  • No domestic banks failing is good news: Pro

    Discussing the Federal Reserve stress test results with Jeffery Harte, Sandler O'Neill, and Anton Schutz, Mendon Capital.

  • WASHINGTON, June 28- German automaker Volkswagen AG will pay as much as $15.3 billion after admitting it cheated on U.S. diesel emissions tests for years, agreeing to buy back vehicles from consumers and provide funding that could benefit makers of cleaner technologies. The largest-ever automotive buyback offer in the United States came in a deal announced on...

  • Pisani watching for buybacks

    CNBC's Bob Pisani breaks down the buyback "blackout" mythology.

  • *2nd- Qtr revenue $3.71 bln vs $3.68 bln est. *To buy back $1 billion of shares. Still, the "risk factors" section of Carnival's quarterly report on Tuesday said the company could be affected by Britain's withdrawal from the European Union, which it said could affect exchange rates and global consumer confidence.

  • June 28- Carnival Corp, the world's. Shares of the company, which also announced a $1 billion share buyback, were up 4.7 percent in early trading on Tuesday. However, the Miami- based company said its outlook could be affected by a host of factors, including Britain's withdrawal from the European Union which could affect exchange rates.

  • NEW YORK, June 27- Corporate America is curbing its appetite for its own stock, a potentially foreboding sign for the stock market, according to TrimTabs Investment Research on Monday. June was on pace to be the slowest month of the year, with only $11.8 billion worth of buyback announcements through Friday, including a $2 billion share repurchase announcement by...

  • NEW YORK, June 24- The cost for Wall Street to fund dollar-based trades rose on Friday to the highest in nearly three months as Britain's vote to leave the European Union stunned investors, causing reluctance to lend as global stock markets plunged. The interest rate in the $3.8 trillion repurchase agreement market, where traders raise short-term cash from...

  • The forecast cut overshadowed the Red Hat's plan to buy back up to $1 billion in stock and sent the company's shares down 5.5 percent to $75.36 in extended trading on Wednesday. Red Hat did not disclose financial terms of the 3 scale deal, but said its expects the acquisition to increase its adjusted operating expenses for fiscal 2017 by about $5 million, or 3 cents...

  • Buybacks good for stocks?

    Craig Columbus, Tower Square Investment Management CEO, Robert Pavlik, Boston Private Wealth Chief Market Strategist, discuss stock buybacks and whether they're good for the markets.

  • Allergan CEO on deal with Teva

    Allergan CEO Brent Saunders on Teva, buybacks and capital allocation.

  • BOSTON, June 2- Activist investor Barington Capital turned up the heat on apparel chain Chico's FAS on Thursday with specific demands to cut costs, boost revenue and buy back more shares one week after mounting a fight to win two board seats. The New York- based hedge fund, which owns a 1.5 percent stake in the retailer, said it wants Chico's to slash selling, general...

  • June 1- Chinese ecommerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd said on Wednesday it has agreed to buy 27 million of its own shares from SoftBank Group Corp at $74 per share, or $2 billion. SoftBank Group said on Tuesday it would sell at least $7.9 billion of shares in Alibaba to cut the Japanese company's debt. Shares of Alibaba fell about 6.5 percent to close at $76.69.

  • *Buy back of up to $1 bln in shares. The up-market retailer of clothes, handbags, shoes and fashion accessories also announced the purchase of Michael Kors Ltd, its exclusive licensee in China and some regions in Asia, for $500 million, to increase its direct exposure to growing Asian markets. Sales jumped 10.9 percent to $1.2 billion in the quarter ended April 2,...

  • June 1- Michael Kors Holdings Ltd's quarterly revenue rose nearly 11 percent, the strongest growth in a year, as demand for its handbags and accessories rose in the Americas, and the company said it would buy back up to $1 billion in shares. Shares of Michael Kors, which also said it had acquired its Greater China licensee, surged about 11 percent to $47.50 in...

  • TAIPEI, May 16- Taiwan stocks rebounded from over three-month lows on Monday, with struggling smartphone maker HTC Corp rising on a share buyback plan, but the index gains may be short-lived due to recent heavy selling by foreign investors. Foreign investors on Friday sold a net T $14 billion in Taiwan shares, taking their net selling to T $89 billion so far this...

  • Cash dollars

    With the lack of sustained economic growth, companies have turned to buybacks and dividends to pick up the slack.

  • Art Cashin's global view

    Art Cashin, UBS, discusses the European markets, weak PMI data in China and why he has his eye on global currencies.

  • Santelli Exchange: Who runs the market?

    CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks to Charles Biderman, TrimTabs Investment Research portfolio manager, about a "darkening U.S. equities outlook" as companies are shifting strategies.

  • OMAHA, Neb., April 30- Warren Buffett on Saturday said the odds were "extremely high" that his Berkshire Hathaway Inc would buy back "a lot" of its stock if the price fell below 1.2 times book value, a level it recently approached. Speaking at Berkshire's annual shareholder meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, Buffett also said he would consider raising the threshold "a little" if...