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Air Products & Chemicals Inc (NYSE:APD)
Cash from Financing
$-550 Mil (TTM As of Jun. 2015)

Cash from financing is the cash generated/spent from financial activities such as share issuance (buy back), debt issuance (repayment), and dividends paid to preferred and common stockholders.

For the three months ended in Jun. 2015, Air Products & Chemicals Inc paid $0 Mil more to buy back shares than it received from issuing new shares. It spent $106 Mil paying down its debt. It paid $0 Mil more to buy back preferred shares than it received from issuing preferred shares. It spent $174 Mil paying cash dividends to shareholders. It received $8 Mil on other financial activities. In all, Air Products & Chemicals Inc spent $272 Mil on financial activities for the three months ended in Jun. 2015.


Definition

This is the cash generated/spent from financial activities such as share issuance (buy back), debt issuance (repayment), and dividends paid to preferred and common stockholders. In the calculation of free cash flow, cash from financing is not calculated because it is not related to operating activities.

Air Products & Chemicals Inc's Cash from Financing for the fiscal year that ended in Sep. 2014 is calculated as:

Cash from Financing(A: Sep. 2014 )
=Net Issuance of Stock+Net Issuance of Debt+Net Issuance of Preferred+Dividends+Other Financing
=0+1.1+0+-627.7+122.3
=-504

Air Products & Chemicals Inc's Cash from Financing for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2015 is

Cash from Financing(Q: Jun. 2015 )
=Net Issuance of Stock+Net Issuance of Debt+Net Issuance of Preferred+Dividends+Other Financing
=0+-106.2+0+-174+8.1
=-272

Air Products & Chemicals Inc Cash Flow from Financing for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was -21.6 (Sep. 2014 ) + -111.9 (Dec. 2014 ) + -144.7 (Mar. 2015 ) + -272.1 (Jun. 2015 ) = $-550 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Explanation

Cash from financing contains five items:

1. Net Issuance of Stock:
A company may raise cash from issuing new shares. It can also use cash to buy back shares. If this number is positive, it means that the company has received more cash from issuing shares than it has paid to buy back shares. If this number is negative, it means that company has paid more cash to buy back shares than it has received for issuing shares.

Air Products & Chemicals Inc's net issuance of stock for the three months ended in Jun. 2015 was $0 Mil. Air Products & Chemicals Inc paid $0 Mil more to buy back shares than it received from issuing new shares.

2. Net Issuance of Debt:
Net issuance of debt is the cash a company received or spent through debt related activities such as debt issuance or debt repayment. If a company pays down its debt during the period, this number will be negative. If a company issued more debt, it receives cash and this number is positive.

Air Products & Chemicals Inc's net issuance of debt for the three months ended in Jun. 2015 was $-106 Mil. Air Products & Chemicals Inc spent $106 Mil paying down its debt.

3. Net Issuance of Preferred:
A company may raise cash from issuing new preferred shares. It can also use cash to buy back preferred shares. If this number is positive, it means that the company has received more cash from issuing preferred shares than it has paid to buy back preferred shares. If this number is negative, it means that company has paid more cash to buy back preferred shares than it has received for issuing preferred shares.

Air Products & Chemicals Inc's net issuance of preferred for the three months ended in Jun. 2015 was $0 Mil. Air Products & Chemicals Inc paid $0 Mil more to buy back preferred shares than it received from issuing preferred shares.

4. Dividends:
Cash flow for dividends refers to the payment of cash to shareholders as dividends when the company generates income.

Air Products & Chemicals Inc's cash flow for dividends for the three months ended in Jun. 2015 was $-174 Mil. Air Products & Chemicals Inc spent $174 Mil paying cash dividends to shareholders.

5. Other Financing:
Money spent or earned by company from other financial activities.

Air Products & Chemicals Inc's other financing for the three months ended in Jun. 2015 was $8 Mil. Air Products & Chemicals Inc received $8 Mil on other financial activities.


Related Terms

Cash Flow from Operations, Cash Flow from Investing, Net Issuance of Stock, Net Issuance of Debt, Dividends, Net Issuance of Preferred


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Air Products & Chemicals Inc Annual Data

Sep05Sep06Sep07Sep08Sep09Sep10Sep11Sep12Sep13Sep14
Net Issuance of Stock -363-379-372-79300-649-53-4620
Net Issuance of Debt 146239612306405-2854574209271
Net Issuance of Preferred 0000000000
Dividends -276-294-312-349-373-399-457-515-566-628
Other Financing -012581396310416470215122
Cash from Financing -493-423-15-69995-580-485-78115-504

Air Products & Chemicals Inc Quarterly Data

Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15
Net Issuance of Stock 0000000000
Net Issuance of Debt -517140-9412-3111316-9-106
Net Issuance of Preferred 0000000000
Dividends -133-161-136-150-150-164-164-164-165-174
Other Financing 247286538493036308
Cash from Financing -11482-10-238-100-145-22-112-145-272
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