Buyback

Business / Finance / Buyback: The covering of a short position by purchasing a long contract, usually resulting from the short sale of a commodity. See: Short covering, stock buyback. Also used in the context of bonds. The purchase of corporate bonds by the issuing company at a discount in the open market. Also used in the context of corporate finance. When a firm elects to repurchase some of the shares trading in the market.

Stock Buyback

Business / Finance / Stock Buyback: A plan used as an incentive that rewards employee performance with stock in the company. MORE

Pairoff

Business / Finance / Pairoff: A buyback to offset and effectively liquidate a prior sale of securities. MORE

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