Common Stock and Employee Equity Plans
|9 Months Ended|
Sep. 25, 2021
|Common Stock and Employee Equity Plans||Common Stock and Employee Equity Plans
Shares of common stock outstanding were as follows:
Stock Repurchase Program
In May 2021, the Company’s Board of Directors approved a stock repurchase program authorizing up to $4 billion of repurchases of the Company’s outstanding common stock (the Repurchase Program). During the three and nine months ended September 25, 2021, the Company repurchased 7.2 million and 10.4 million shares of its common stock under the Repurchase Program for $750 million and $1 billion, respectively. As of September 25, 2021, $3 billion remains available for future stock repurchases under this program. The Repurchase Program does not obligate the Company to acquire any common stock, has no termination date and may be suspended or discontinued at any time.
Stock-based compensation expense was as follows:
The entire disclosure for shareholders' equity and share-based payment arrangement. Includes, but is not limited to, disclosure of policy and terms of share-based payment arrangement, deferred compensation arrangement, and employee stock purchase plan (ESPP).
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