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It’s common for older people, especially, to be aware of their inner, non-changing self. They’ll say something along the lines of, “I can’t believe I’m” their age. They’ll say deep down they haven’t aged. Here’s how Paul McCartney put it:
Buybacks and stock splits are tools for corporate financial engineering. They waste the capital of profitable companies at the expense of long term shareholders. They also distort investment decisions to maximize income from incentive stock options. They should be regulated.