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BSBachelor of Science
BSBackspace
BSBull Stuff (polite form)
BSBritish Standards
BSBasel-Stadt (canton postcode, Switzerland)
BSBaby Shower
BSBristol (postcode, United Kingdom)
BSBritney Spears
BSBox Score
BSBaltimore Sun (newspaper)
BSBrescia (Lombardia, Italy)
BSBookstore
BSBack to School
BSBase Station
BSBraunschweig, Germany
BSBahamas (country code and domain code)
BSBusiness Services
BSBalance Sheet
BSBlood Sugar
BSBlue Sky
BSBusiness System
BSBaking Soda
BSBusiness Studies
BSBisexual
BSBig Screen
BSBoy Scouts
BSBible Study
BSBe Smart
BSBariatric Surgery (weight loss)
BSBackside (extreme sports)
BSBlue Springs (Missouri)
BSBoot Sector
BSBasel Stadt (Basel Town; Suisse Half Canton)
BSBruce Springsteen
BSBerufsschule (German: vocational school)
BSBig Sister
BSBrushed Stainless (product feature)
BSBroadcasting System
BSBarbra Streisand
BSBe Sweet
BSBioshock (game)
BSBuffalo Sabres (NHL)
BSBlack Sabbath (band)
BSBriggs & Stratton (Wauwatosa, WI)
BSBe Specific
BSBlacksmith (gaming, Ultima Online)
BSBig Show (WWE wrestler)
BSBig Shot
BSBack Stage
BSBig Smile (Internet chat)
BSBad Science
BSBronze Star
BSBack Side (skate term)
BSBrown Sugar
BSBath Salt
BSBattlestations
BSBering Sea
BSBarber Shop
BSBoondock Saints (movie)
BSBlind Spot
BSBeauty Shop
BSBrain Stem
BSBOINC (Berkeley Open Infrastructure for Network Computing)
BSBoob Squish (mammogram)
BSBalanced Scorecard
BSBusiness Segment
BSB-Spline
BSBart Simpson
BSBilling System
BSBackstab (Starcraft game)
BSBacking Store
BSBob Seger
BSBlack Scholes (option pricing model)
BSBrothers & Sisters
BSBand Saw
BSBroken Saints (webcomic)
BSBomb Squad
BSBlood Star (Diablo game)
BSBus Schedule
BSBlood Stained (Everquest)
BSBachelor of Surgery
BSBoz Scaggs
BSBishop's Stortford (England, UK)
BSBig Smoke (gaming character, GTA:SA)
BSBlessed Sacrament
BSBill of Sale
BSBeam Splitter
BSBasic Strategy (blackjack card game)
BSBoot Sequence
BSBoolean Search
BSBull Snot (polite form)
BSBlack Stallion
BSBackstroke (swimming)
BSBlown Save (baseball)
BSBroadcast Satellite
BSBreaking Strength
BSBombardment Squadron
BSBering Strait
BSMotor Starter (motor-driven cam type)
BSBreath Sounds
BSBelt Sander
BSBasic Software
BSBroadcasting Satellite
BSBiochemical Society (London, UK)
BSBeta Sigma (fraternity)
BSBound States
BSBright and Shiny (recycling)
BSBlowing Snow (weather reports)
BSBetalingsService (Danish: Payment Service)
BSBlocked Shot (basketball)
BSBroken Stowage (shipping)
BSButthole Surfers (band)
BSBest Speaker (Toastmasters)
BSBow String (Runescape gaming)
BSBoundary Scan
BSBlock Sorting
BSBungie Studios (gaming company)
BSBroadcast Source (US DoD)
BSBelgisch Staatsblad (Dutch; Belgian government publication)
BSBonus Stage (cartoon)
BSBloom Syndrome
BSBowel Sounds (medical)
BSBuy Stop (trading markets; stocks, bonds, commodities)
BSBreast Stroke
BSBlazin' Squad (band)
BSBurst Size
BSBend Stiffener (petroleum industry)
BSBass Saxophone
BSBlue Seed (anime)
BSBack Stock
BSBungie Software (Microsoft-owned game developer)
BSBoundary Stone (UK maps)
BSBudgetary Support
BSBellSouth Corp. (telephone company)
BSBasic Sediment
BSBusch Sulzer (ship engine)
BSBinnenlandse Strijdkrachten (Dutch)
BSBattle Staff
BSBoiler, Steam
BSBrittany Spaniel
BSBallistic Skill (gaming)
BSBovine Scatology
BSBreaking Strain
BSBlack Shot (game)
BSBody Shopping (bringing in foreign contractors to work for the US companies at lower salaries)
BSBilly Squire (rock singer)
BSBore Sight
BSBolivar(s) (Venezuelan currency)
BSBotServ (IRC Bot Server)
BSBonus Stage (band)
BSBank of Slovenia
BSBack Sight (surveying)
BSBluespec (filename extension)
BSBulk Store
BSBellow Sealed (plumbing)
BSBroadcast Satellaview (Super Nintendo Entertainment System)
BSBetrayed Spouse
BSBailter Space (band)
BSBirth Son (adoption)
BSBalance Shafts (Nissan)
BSBentonite slurry (tunnel boring machines)
BSBank of Springfield (The Simpsons)
BSBlock Specification
BSBird Screen (drawings for HVAC fan or louver accessory)
BSBitch Shield
BSBiden Shot (political slang)
BSBipolar Signal
BSBrodosplit (Shipyard Company, Split, Croatia)
BSBasin Slope
BSBohemia Suburbana (Guatemala rock group)
BSBlocking Series
BSBungie Sightings (bs.bungie.org)
BSBit Synchronizer
BSBio-Son
BSBina Swadaya
BSBattle Sphere (Atari Jaguar video game)
BSBerkhouse/Snyder (music duo)
BSBoston Stoker (coffee company)
BSBi-Synchronous
BSBattle Support
BSBusiness Stupidity (opposite of Business Intelligence)
BSBjarne Stroustroup (creator of C++ language)
BSBlister Steel
BSBlazing Swamp (Lineage 2 game)
BSBis Spater (German: see you later)
BSBitumen Solution
BSBien-Etre Sociale (Canadian French: welfare)
BSBarfko Swill (Frank Zappa Production Company)
BSBi-Metallic Strip
BSBon Scot (singer)
BSBayesian Score
BSBirchwood School (West Nyack, NY)
BSBlank Sentences
BSBottom Sounding
BSBASIC or cyBASIC (file extension)
BSBefore Stinson (How I Met Your Mother; TV series reference)
BSBlack Sheep Brotherhood (gaming community)
BSBroadband Storm
BSBéton de Sable (French: Sand Concrete)
BSBehavioral Statement
BSBike Stunt Competition
BSBioShelf International (Hamilton, ON, Canada)
BSBrainstorm/Brainstorms/Brainstorming/Brainstormed
BSBritstorm
References in periodicals archive ?
"He hasn't built value by buying back stock," Russo said.
Bank of America Corp (NYSE: BAC) is to buy back stock and boost dividend.
Among the winners was JPMorgan, which has been agitating for regulators to loosen the handcuffs on the ability of banks to raise dividends and buy back stock.
Companies with excess cash generally can use it to expand, pay shareholders a dividend or buy back stock, said Paul Rowe, vice president of Wedbush Morgan Securities in Eugene.
Register.com Inc yesterday said it has slipped back into the red in its second quarter, and that it will spend $120m to buy back stock.
Together, these results imply that the repurchasing firms are effectively closing the gap between their EPS growth rates and those of industry peers that aren't buying back stock.
Finally, how should the company decide whether to merge with a competitor, divest itself of certain assets, or buy back stock?
"Earlier this year, lastminute.com reported that some hotels held back stock for Valentine's Day and then used their site to sell rooms at a higher price than normal."
* IF THE COMPANY HAS MATERIAL INFORMATION that has not been made public it should not buy back stock.
Companies must buy back stock from departing employees at its fair market value (unless there is a public market for the shares).
So they bought back stock, driving its price up and making their shareholders happy.
For ON, Hettenbach estimates a stock buyback would be "meaningfully more accretive over the intermediate term," stating that the company said they expect the deal to be around 5c accretive to EPS but using the same amount of cash to buy back stock at an average price of $22 could add 20c to 2020 EPS.