Lookout Below! C-Suites Were Only Net Stock Buyer Over 2014-2018, But Peak Buybacks Are Over

As I noted previously, share repurchases have provided much of the lift for large-capitalization stocks over the last couple of years.

“Corporate share buybacks currently account for roughly all ‘net purchases’ of U.S. equities in recent years. To wit:

 

 

 

 

 

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