Flextronics To Boost Buyback To 20% Of Shares Outstanding
Flextronics International Ltd (NASDAQ: FLEX) obtained shareholder approval to buy back up to 20 percent of its shares for up to $500 million, the company said Tuesday.
The San Jose company, which provides supply chain services to the electronics industry, said it has purchased $1.7 billion of stock, or 247 million shares, in the last four years.
The company has about 588.2 million shares outstanding and traded after hours at $11.50 a share, up 3.6 percent.
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