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BB&T Corp (NYSE:BBT)
Cash from Financing
$1,613 Mil (TTM As of Mar. 2016)

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 Mar. 2016, BB&T Corp paid $0 Mil more to buy back shares than it received from issuing new shares. It spent $600 Mil paying down its debt. It received $451 Mil more from issuing preferred shares than it paid to buy back preferred shares. It spent $248 Mil paying cash dividends to shareholders. It received $1,375 Mil on other financial activities. In all, BB&T Corp earned $978 Mil on financial activities for the three months ended in Mar. 2016.


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.

BB&T Corp's Cash from Financing for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as:

Cash from Financing(A: Dec. 2015 )
=Net Issuance of Stock+Net Issuance of Debt+Net Issuance of Preferred+Dividends+Other Financing
=0+-1143+0+-937+2189
=109

BB&T Corp's Cash from Financing for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 is

Cash from Financing(Q: Mar. 2016 )
=Net Issuance of Stock+Net Issuance of Debt+Net Issuance of Preferred+Dividends+Other Financing
=0+-600+451+-248+1375
=978

BB&T Corp Cash Flow from Financing for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was 115 (Jun. 2015 ) + -428 (Sep. 2015 ) + 948 (Dec. 2015 ) + 978 (Mar. 2016 ) = $1,613 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.

BB&T Corp's net issuance of stock for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $0 Mil. BB&T Corp 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.

BB&T Corp's net issuance of debt for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $-600 Mil. BB&T Corp spent $600 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.

BB&T Corp's net issuance of preferred for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $451 Mil. BB&T Corp received $451 Mil more from issuing preferred shares than it paid to buy back preferred shares.

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

BB&T Corp's cash flow for dividends for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $-248 Mil. BB&T Corp spent $248 Mil paying cash dividends to shareholders.

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

BB&T Corp's other financing for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $1,375 Mil. BB&T Corp received $1,375 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.

BB&T Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
Net Issuance of Stock -845-1901602,7271102215000
Net Issuance of Debt 3,6643,126-1,165-2,619164-180-2,7853,8041,177-1,143
Net Issuance of Preferred 003,134-3,201002,11648700
Dividends -863-962-1,019-820-415-446-564-912-814-937
Other Financing 4,4794,84211,481-2,918-9,00015,8244,014-5,3526022,189
Cash from Financing 6,4356,81612,591-6,831-9,14115,2202,796-1,973965109

BB&T Corp Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
Net Issuance of Stock 024500000000
Net Issuance of Debt 4911,031-823-2181,187-589483-1,08043-600
Net Issuance of Preferred 000000000451
Dividends -192-193-202-209-210-210-232-248-247-248
Other Financing 3152,885-685-1,848273-1369001,1521,375
Cash from Financing 3301,0881,860-1,112-871-526115-428948978
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