Here's today's NR from First Majestic (FR.to) (AG):
First Majestic Silver Corp. (“First Majestic” or the “Company”) announced today that its board of directors has approved the extension of its share repurchase program (the “Share Repurchase”) pursuant to a normal course issuer bid in the open market through the facilities of the Toronto Stock Exchange (“TSX”) or alternative Canadian market places over the next 12 months. Pursuant to the Share Repurchase, the Company proposes to repurchase up to 7,783,799 common shares of the Company which represents 5% of the 155,675,982 issued and outstanding shares of the Company as of March 10, 2016. continues here
And here's how they've taken advantage of that very same share repurchase program in the last two years, according to the 2015 YE MD&A published just days ago:
The Company has an ongoing share repurchase program to repurchase up to 5,879,732 of its common shares, which represents approximately 5% of the Company’s issued and outstanding shares. The normal course issuer bids will be carried through the facilities of the Toronto Stock Exchange and alternative Canadian marketplaces.No shares were repurchased during the year ended December 31, 2015. During the year ended December 31, 2014, the Company repurchased and cancelled 140,000 shares for a total consideration of $1.0 million.