Share Buybacks – Who’s Doing It?

Weekly Reports | Nov 15 2017

International research suggests shares in companies that buy in their own equities are more likely to respond positively through share price appreciation. Investors should note, however, buying back own stock is not a guarantee for significant share price gains ahead.

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Below is an incomplete overview of companies buying in their own shares this year. We very much appreciate all feedback, contributions and suggestions at

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ADA Adacel Technologies 17/05/2017
AFA ASF Group 10/05/2017
AFI Australian Foundation Investment Co 17/02/2017
AIV ActivEX Ltd 01/11/2016
ALF Australian Leaders Fund 20/11/2017
ALI Argo Global Listed Infrastructure 11/09/2017
ALR Aberdeen Leaders Ltd 27/02/2017
AMH Amcil Ltd 17/02/2017
AMP AMP Ltd 23/02/2017
ANN Ansell 08/06/2017
AOG Aveo Group 17/08/2017
APW AIMS Property Securities Fund 07/09/2016
AQF Australian Governance Masters 29/11/2016
ARA Ariadne Australia 21/08/2014
ARG Argo Investments 01/01/2016
AUF Asian Masters Fund 23/11/2017
AUI Australian United Investments 01/06/2017
AWQ Arowana Australasian Value Opportunities Fund 13/09/2017
AZJ Aurizon 29/08/2017
BSL Bluescope Steel 04/09/2017
BWF Blackwall Property Fund 15/03/2016
BWR Blackwall Property Trust 07/07/715
CAM Clime Capital 06/01/2017
CAJ Capitol Health 04/09/2017
CCL Coca-Cola Amatil 03/04/2017
CDD Cardno 15/03/2017
CGO CPT Global 27/08/2015
CIM Cimic Group 29/12/2016
CIN Carlton Investments 29/11/2015
CIW Clime Investment Management 28/12/2016
CLT Cellnet Group 09/09/2015
CMC China Magnesium Corp 28/10/2014
CPU Computershare 30/08/2017
CQR Charter Hall Retail REIT 06/03/2017
CSR CSR Ltd 21/03/2016
CSV CSG Ltd 12/03/2016
CTN Contango MicroCap Ltd 19/06/2017
CVC CVC Ltd 12/12/2015
CVW ClearView Wealth 19/12/2013
CWN Crown Resorts Ltd 23/08/2017
CWNHA Crown Resorts Ltd 06/03/2017
CYC Cyclopharm 09/05/2017
CYG Coventry Group 23/11/2015
DJW Djerriwarrh Investments 17/02/2017
DMC Digimatic Group 22/08/2017
DMP Domino's Pizza 29/08/2017
DNA Donaco International 30/10/2017
DUI Diversified United Investments 01/06/2017
EAI Ellerston Asia Investments 28/09/2017
EGD Evans & Partners Global Disruption Fund 06/11/2017
EGH Eureka Group Holdings 16/03/2017
EMF Emerging Markets Masters Fund 21/12/2016
EZL Euroz Ltd 01/01/2017
FID Fiducian Group 03/03/2015
FRI Finbar Group 08/12/2014
FZR Fitzroy River Corp 21/06/2017
GAP Gale Pacific Ltd 03/03/2017
GDI GDI Property Group 06/02/2017
GMA Genworth 21/08/2017
GOW Gowing Bros 20/06/2012
GPT General Property Group 06/05/2016
HHY HHY Fund 13/11/2017
HML Henry Morgan Ltd 27/12/2016
IAU Intrepid Mines 31/05/2017
IDR Industria REIT 07/09/2017
IOF Investa Listed Funds Management 07/09/2017
IPE IPE Ltd 12/11/2016
IS3 I Synergy Group 18/09/2017
ISU iSelect 16/03/2017
ITD ITL Ltd 07/11/2017
JBH JB Hi-Fi 12/09/2016
KAT Katana Capital 03/01/2017
KBC Keybridge Capital 18/01/2017
KBCCPA Keybridge Capital 18/01/2017
KCN Kingsgate Consolidated 27/10/2017
KKT Konekt 15/11/2016
LFC Life Corporation 30/11/2017
MA1 Monash Absolute Investment Co 06/04/2017
MEA McGrath Ltd 08/09/2017
MEL Metgasco 04/02/2016
MFF MFF Capital Investments 13/08/2015
MGG Magellan Global Trust 18/10/2017
MGP Managed Accounts Holdings 14/08/2015
MHM MHM Metals 17/02/16
MQG Macquarie Group 10/11/17
MYO MYOB 08/09/17
NGE NGE Capital 04/09/17
NMT Neometals Ltd 08/03/17
NVT Navitas 16/02/2016
OCL Objective Corp 26/02/2016
OPG OPUS Group 09/12/2016
OZG Ozgrowth Ltd 30/12/2015
PEA Pacific Energy 30/10/2017
PME Pro Medicus 01/04/2017
POP Primary Opinion Ltd 01/03/2017
PTM Platinum Asset Management 04/10/2016
QAN Qantas 09/09/2017
QBE QBE Insurance Group 17/03/2017
REY Rey Resources 06/06/2017
RHP Rhipe Ltd 06/09/2017
RIO Rio Tinto 27/12/2017
RIO Rio Tinto 22/09/2017
RND Rand Mining 12/12/2015
RYD Ryder Capital 31/05/2017
SDG Sunland Group 27/12/2016
SGM Sims Metal Management 16/12/2016
SIG Sigma Healthcare 13/10/2014
SW1 Swift Networks 4/4/17 to18/5/17
SWK Swick Mining Services 21/12/2016
TBR Tribune Resources 28/09/2015
TGG Templeton Global Growth Fund 20/03/2017
TOT 360 Capital Total Return Stapled securities Proposed 23/8/17
TWE Treasury Wine Estates 01/09/2017
VCX Vicinity Centres 17/08/2017
VEL Vealls Ltd (Capital shares) 21/11/2017
VEL Vealls Ltd (Income shares) 21/11/2017
VLS Vita Life Sciences 25/05/2017
WAT Waterco 24/04/2017
WGF Watermark Global Leaders Fund 23/05/2017
WIC Westoz Investment Co 30/12/2015
WTP Watpac 06/09/2017

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