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By The Online Investor Staff, updated Thu., Jul. 31, 9:40 PM

Slide #1. Darden Restaurants, Inc.

Company: Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI)
$Amount Announced Repurchased: $500,000,000
Buyback Details: Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today announced that it has entered into agreements with each of Goldman, Sachs & Co. and Wells Fargo Bank, National Association (each, a "Dealer") to repurchase an aggregate of $500 million of the Company's common stock under an accelerated stock buyback program (the "ASB transactions"). A portion of the proceeds from the Company's recently completed Red Lobster transaction will be used to fund the ASB transactions.

Darden Restaurants owns and operates the Olive Garden®, Red Lobster®, LongHorn Steakhouse®, The Capital Grille®, Yard House®, Bahama Breeze®, Seasons 52®, Eddie V's Prime Seafood® and Wildfish Seafood Grille® restaurant brands located in the U.S. and Canada. As of May 25 2014, Co. operated through subsidiaries 2,207 restaurants in the U.S. and Canada. Co. also has area development and franchise agreements with unaffiliated operators to develop and operate its brands in Asia, the Middle East and Latin America. Pursuant to these agreements, as of May 25 2014, 45 franchised restaurants were in operation in Japan, the Middle East, Mexico, Brazil and Peru.
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Company Name:  Darden Restaurants, Inc.
Website:  www.darden.com
Sector:  Hotels, Lodging, Restaurants & Travel
Number of ETFs Holding DRI:  78
Total Market Value Held by ETFs:  $659.10M
Total Market Capitalization:  $6.20B
% of Market Cap. Held by ETFs:  10.63%
 

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List of Stock Buybacks in this Slideshow:

7/22/2014:
Company: Scorpio Tankers Inc. (STNG)
Shares Announced Repurchased: 6,327,861
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7/22/2014:
Company: InterOil Corporation (IOC)
$Amount Authorized: $50,000,000
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7/23/2014:
Company: Polycom, Inc. (PLCM)
$Amount Authorized: $200,000,000
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7/23/2014:
Company: SunCoke Energy, Inc. (SXC)
$Amount Authorized: $150,000,000
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7/24/2014:
Company: Alliance Bancorp, Inc. of Pennsylvania (ALLB)
Share Amount Authorized: 100,000
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7/24/2014:
Company: FBR & Co. (FBRC)
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7/24/2014:
Company: Westamerica Bancorporation (WABC)
Share Amount Authorized: 2,000,000
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7/25/2014:
Company: Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS)
$Amount Authorized: $400,000,000
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7/25/2014:
Company: Tompkins Financial Corporation (TMP)
Share Amount Authorized: 400000
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7/25/2014:
Company: Jabil Circuit, Inc. (JBL)
$Amount Authorized: $100,000,000
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7/29/2014:
Company: Caterpillar (CAT)
$Amount Authorized: $2,500,000,000
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7/29/2014:
Company: Kadant (KAI)
$Amount Authorized: $20,000,000
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7/29/2014:
Company: MicroFinancial Incorporated (MFI)
Share Amount Authorized: 250,000.00
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7/29/2014:
Company: The European Equity Fund, Inc. (EEA)
Share Amount Authorized: 950,000
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7/29/2014:
Company: The New Germany Fund, Inc. (GF)
Share Amount Authorized: 1,550,000
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7/29/2014:
Company: The Central Europe, Russia and Turkey Fund, Inc. (CEE)
Share Amount Authorized: 1,010,000
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7/30/2014:
Company: Marlin Business Services Corp. (MRLN)
$Amount Authorized: $15,000,000
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7/30/2014:
Company: First Financial Northwest, Inc. (FFNW)
Shares Announced Repurchased: 992,840
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7/30/2014:
Company: Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (FBHS)
$Amount Announced Repurchased: $375,000,000
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7/30/2014:
Company: Zix Corporation (ZIXI)
$Amount Authorized: $10,000,000
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7/30/2014:
Company: CBOE Holdings, Inc. (CBOE)
$Amount Authorized: $100,000,000
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7/31/2014:
Company: NVR, Inc. (NVR)
$Amount Authorized: $300,000,000
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7/31/2014:
Company: Piper Jaffray Companies (PJC)
$Amount Authorized: $100,000,000
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7/31/2014:
Company: Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)
$Amount Authorized: $2,000,000,000
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7/31/2014:
Company: Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI)
$Amount Announced Repurchased: $500,000,000
More: buyback details »

July 31, 2014    9:40 PM Eastern
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