Antidilutive effect

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Antidilutive effect

Result of a transaction that increases earnings per common share (e.g., by decreasing the number of shares outstanding).

Antidilutive Effect

The result of the retirement of shares, usually through a buyback. That is, a company may buy back some of its own shares from shareholders, which reduces the number of shares outstanding. This increases the company's earnings per share, which in turn usually increases the stock price.
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announced that he will surrender 30m common shares (of the 90m common shares received) to the company for cancellation, which will further strengthen the company's stockholders position by its anti-dilutive effect.
The computation of diluted EPS should not assume conversion, exercise, or contingent issuance of securities that would have an anti-dilutive effect on earnings per share.
1 For the three months ended April 4, 2009, potentially dilutive securities have been excluded from the calculation of diluted weighted average shares outstanding, as their inclusion would have had an anti-dilutive effect on our net loss per diluted share.
According to APBO #15, any options or convertible securities that were dilutive to either income from continuing operations before extraordinary items and cumulative effect or net income would be recognized for all computations, even though it may have had an anti-dilutive effect on one of the per share amounts.
1For the nine months ended September 27, 2008, potentially dilutive securities have been excluded from the calculation of diluted weighted average shares outstanding, as their inclusion would have had an anti-dilutive effect on our net loss per diluted share.
1For the three months ended July 4, 2009 and June 28, 2008, potentially dilutive securities have been excluded from the calculation of diluted weighted average shares outstanding, as their inclusion would have had an anti-dilutive effect on our net loss per diluted share.
1 For the second quarter of fiscal 2008, potentially dilutive securities have been excluded from the calculation of diluted weighted average shares outstanding, as their inclusion would have had an anti-dilutive effect on our net loss per diluted share.
1 For the first quarter of fiscal 2008, potentially dilutive securities have been excluded from the calculation of diluted weighted average shares outstanding, as their inclusion would have had an anti-dilutive effect on our net loss per diluted share.
The computation was different in the third quarter because inclusion of these shares and the adjustment for preferred stock dividends would have had an anti-dilutive effect for the period.
Such forward-looking statements include, among others, statements regarding: estimated net proceeds from the offering of the notes and the Operating Partnership's application of those net proceeds; the anti-dilutive effect and accounting treatment of the capped call transaction; and the market activities of counterparties to the capped call transaction.
Such forward-looking statements include, among others, statements regarding: the commencement of, and negotiations related to, the offering of the notes; the completion of the offering and the Operating Partnership's application of the net proceeds from the offering; the ability of Duke and the Operating Partnership to enter into, and the anti-dilutive effect of, the capped call transaction; and the market activities of counterparties to the capped call transaction.
Under the program, the Company may, from time to time, purchase shares of its common stock based on a number of factors, including market conditions, the market price of the common stock, anti-dilutive effect on earnings, available cash and other factors as the Company deems appropriate, subject to the limitations under the indenture, the Company's credit agreement and applicable regulatory requirements.