Updated from Aug. 18, 12:07 p.m. EDT
By Stockpickr Guest Columnist Glen Bradford
Stock buybacks are better than dividends when it's tax time. Buybacks decrease the quantity of outstanding shares, enhancing returns for long-term investors such as Warren Buffett.
The following companies are even better than that. Their net incomes are growing faster than their peers'. Buffett loves his mainstays, such as
Johnson & Johnson
Bank of America
, but here are some other plays, including
, that he might like to get his hands on.
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