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Since 2008, GE has spent $53 billion on share buybacks for a market cap of $75 billion.

Go back a few more years and GE will have spend more on buybacks the the company is worth.

Aren't executive options and cash-outs great?

Recall that Angelo Mozilo, former Countrywide Financial CEO cashed out over a billion in stock options while running the company into the ground.

Share buybacks provide a strong bid for insider selling at exorbitant prices.

Mike "Mish" Shedlock