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Share Buybacks – Who’s Doing It?

Weekly Reports | May 16 2018

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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 of significant share price gains ahead.

For local research about investor benefits from capital management, including companies buying in their own shares, FNArena subscribers can read "Buy Capital Management"

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

See attached excel file for more details (paying subscribers only)

ADA Adacel Technologies 17/05/2017
AFA ASF Group 10/05/2017
AFA ASF Group 23/05/2018
AFI Australian Foundation Investment Co 17/02/2017
AFR African Energy Resources 11/12/2017
AIV ActivEX Ltd 02/01/2018
ALF Australian Leaders Fund 20/11/2017
ALI Argo Global Listed Infrastructure 11/09/2017
ALQ ALS Ltd 05/12/2017
AMH Amcil Ltd 17/02/2017
AMP AMP Ltd 23/02/2017
ANN Ansell 08/06/2017
ANZ ANZ Bank 02/01/2018
AOG Aveo Group 17/08/2017
APW AIMS Property Securities Fund 07/09/2016
AQF Australian Governance Masters 05/12/2017
ARA Ariadne Australia 21/08/2014
ARG Argo Investments 01/01/2016
AUI Australian United Investments 01/06/2017
AWQ Arowana Australasian Value Opportunities Fund 13/09/2017
BSL Bluescope Steel 04/09/2017
BWF Blackwall Ltd 15/03/2016
BWR Blackwall Property Trust 07/07/715
CAM Clime Capital 18/01/2018
CAJ Capitol Health 04/09/2017
CDD Cardno 15/03/2017
CGO CPT Global 27/08/2015
CIN Carlton Investments 29/11/2015
CIW Clime Investment Management 19/01/2018
CLF Concentrated Leaders Fund 07/03/2018
CLT Cellnet Group 09/09/2015
CMC China Magnesium Corp 28/10/2014
CMW Cromwell Property Group 17/01/2018
COG Consolidated Operations Group 02/04/2018
CPU Computershare 30/08/2017
CQR Charter Hall Retail REIT 06/03/2017
CSV CSG Ltd 12/03/2016
CVC CVC Ltd 27/11/2017
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 01/03/2018
DBF Duxton Broadacre Farms 07/05/2018
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
DXS Dexus 28/02/2018
EAI Ellerston Asia Investments 28/09/2017
EDC Eildon Capital 01/05/2018
EGD Evans & Partners Global Disruption Fund 31/01/2018
EGH Eureka Group Holdings 16/03/2017
EMF Emerging Markets Masters Fund 31/01/2018
EPD Empired Ltd 03/05/2018
EPW ERM Power Ltd 12/03/2018
EZL Euroz Ltd 01/01/2017
FID Fiducian Group 03/03/2015
FZR Fitzroy River Corp 21/06/2017
GAP Gale Pacific Ltd 19/03/2018
GDI GDI Property Group 06/02/2017
GMA Genworth Mortgage Insurance 17/05/2018
GOW Gowing Bros 20/06/2012
GPT General Property Group 06/05/2016
GZL Gazal Corp 16/04/2018
HHY HHY Fund 13/11/2017
IAU Intrepid Mines 30/04/2018
IDR Industria REIT 07/09/2017
INP IncentiaPay Ltd 30/11/2017
IOF Investa Listed Funds Management 07/09/2017
IPE IPE Ltd 12/11/2016
IPL Incitec Pivot 29/11/2017
IS3 I Synergy Group 18/09/2017
ISU iSelect 16/03/2017
ITD ITL Health Group 30/11/2017
KAT Katana Capital 02/01/2018
KBC Keybridge Capital 12/12/2017
KBCCPR Keybridge Capital 24/01/2018
KCN Kingsgate Consolidated 27/10/2017
KKT Konekt 16/11/2017
LLC LendLease Corp 13/03/2018
LRM Lustrum Minerals Ltd 29/05/2018
MA1 Monash Absolute Investment Co 02/01/2018
MCY Mercury 07/05/2018
MEA McGrath Ltd 08/09/2017
MEL Metgasco 16/05/2018
MFF MFF Capital Investments 13/08/2015
MGG Magellan Global Trust 18/10/2017
MGP Managed Accounts Holdings 14/08/2015
MGR Mirvac Group 23/02/2018
MSP MaxSec Group 26/03/2018
MQG Macquarie Group 10/11/17
MYO MYOB 08/09/17
NBL Noni B 02/12/17
NEW New Energy Solar 17/05/18
NGE NGE Capital 04/09/17
OCL Objective Corp 26/02/2016
OZG Ozgrowth Ltd 19/02/2018
PBP Probiotec Ltd 02/01/2018
PEA Pacific Energy 30/10/2017
PME Pro Medicus 01/04/2018
PTM Platinum Asset Management 04/10/2016
QAN Qantas 08/03/2018
QBE QBE Insurance Group 19/03/2018
REY Rey Resources 06/06/2017
RHP Rhipe Ltd 06/09/2017
RND Rand Mining 12/12/2015
RUB Rubicor Group 20/12/2017
RYD Ryder Capital 31/05/2017
S32 South32 Ltd 10/04/2017
SCG Scentre Group 19/04/2018
SDG Sunland Group 13/12/2017
SFC Schaffer Corp 17/11/2011
SIG Sigma Healthcare 13/10/2014
SRV Servcorp 16/05/2018
SSG Shaver Shop Group 09/11/2017
SSM Service Stream Ltd 28/02/2018
SW1 Swift Networks 4/4/17 to18/5/17
TBR Tribune Resources 28/09/2015
TCN Techniche Ltd 25/04/2018
TGG Templeton Global Growth Fund 20/03/2017
TOT 360 Capital Total Return Stapled securities Proposed 23/8/17
URF US Masters Residential Property Fund 18/05/2018
VCX Vicinity Centres 17/08/2017
VLS Vita Life Sciences 25/05/2017
WAT Waterco 24/04/2018
WDE Wealth Defender Equities 27/02/2018
WGF Watermark Global Leaders Fund 23/05/2017
WIC Westoz Investment Co 30/12/2015
WMK Watermark Market Neutral Fund 01/03/2018
WTP Watpac 06/09/2017
Companies offering unmarketable
AGO Atlas Iron 20/04/2018
AKF Ask Funding 17/04/2018
BLY Boart Longyear 11/04/2018
DRK Drake Resources 02/05/2018
GLH Global Health 20/04/2018
GPP Greenpower Energy 17/04/2018
LOM Lucapa Diamond Co 12/04/2018

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