Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Goliath and Harvard Business have articles on increasing shareholders' value, but they charge for those articles. Here are some other sites that do not charge:
2. (see what they didn't do that they should try to do: decrease operating costs, for example): http://10qdetective.blogspot.com/2008/02/do-dell-share-buybacks-create-value-for.html
What can shareholders themselves do? Support companies that generate capital, vote carefully.
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