Selling shares in a company is essentially a way to raise money, just as borrowing money at a bank. By the same token a company that buys back its own shares is payig off debt. And paying off debt is a good sign of economic prosperity, realized or anticipated, and turning tha amount of money loose to be used by others for new projects.
Steve Bartin’s NewsAlert reports 2018 stock buybacks have already exceeded all o f2009’s stock buybacks.
Very good. Keep it up President Trump.