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US stock buybacks hit $234.5 billion last quarter, reaching new record

By France24
13 December 2021   |   12:57 pm
Corporate stock buybacks hit new record, surpassing 2018. Companies listed on the S&P 500 bought back a record-setting $234.5 billion in shares in the third quarter of 2021, surpassing the previous record of $223 billion in the fourth quarter of 2018, according to preliminary data from S&P Dow Jones Indices.

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