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Analyst Favorites With Strong Buyback Activity: Time Ranks As a Top Pick

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A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that Time Inc (Symbol: TIME) is the #18 broker analyst pick among those stocks screened by The Online Investor for strong stock buyback activity. To make that list, a stock must have repurchased at least 5% of its outstanding shares over the trailing twelve month period. In forming the rank, the analyst opinions from the major brokerage houses were tallied, and averaged; then, the list of stocks with strong buyback activity was ranked according to those averages.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, TIME makes up 3.55% of the PowerShares Dynamic Media Portfolio ETF ( PBS ) which is trading higher by about 0.8% on the day Tuesday.

TIME operates in the Publishing & Printing sector, among companies like Thomson Reuters Corp ( TRI ) which is off about 0.7% today, and MSCI Inc ( MSCI ) trading lower by about 0.1%. Below is a three month price history chart comparing the stock performance of TIME, versus TRI and MSCI.

TIME,TRI,MSCI Relative Performance Chart

TIME is currently trading down about 0.5% midday Tuesday.

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The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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