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  • Trader14
    Co's are generally restricted from buying back stock in first 30 mins of day,wonder if this has anything to do with early daily dip buying
    3/2/12
    Reply (6)
    • Mercy Jimenez: That's interesting Trader. Are you saying it as general corporate policy followed or regulatory guidance?
      3/2/12
    • Market Maven: That is interesting - subscribing for the answer
      3/2/12
    • Boatyzaffa: How about congress? When are they restricted? Oh right, the rules don't apply to them :)
      3/2/12
    • Trader14: Not trying to play conspiracy theory but the actual mechanics of stock buybacks seems to receive very little discussion.
      3/2/12
    • campusglass: same
      3/2/12
    • Trader14: I believe it is regulatory guidance, it is very difficult to find definitive answers on buyback mechanics.
      3/2/12