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Frontline Ltd (OSTO:FROo)
Cash Flow from Operations
Kr275 Mil (TTM As of Sep. 2014)

Cash flow from operations refers to the cash brought in through a company’'s normal business operations. It is the cash flow before any investment or financing activities. It is the cash version of net income.

For the three months ended in Sep. 2014, Frontline Ltd's Net Income From Continuing Operations was Kr-410 Mil. Its DDA was Kr182 Mil. Its Change In Working Capital was Kr77 Mil. Its cash flow from deferred tax was Kr0 Mil. Its Cash Flow from Discontinued Operations was Kr0 Mil. And its Cash Flow from Others was Kr265 Mil. In all, Frontline Ltd's Cash Flow from Operations for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was Kr113 Mil.


Definition

Cash flow from operations refers to the cash brought in through a company’'s normal business operations. It is the cash flow before any investment or financing activities. It is the cash version of net income.

Frontline Ltd's Cash Flow from Operations for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as:

Cash Flow from Operations(A: Dec. 2013 )
=Net Income From Continuing Operations+DDA+Change In Working Capital+Deferred Tax
=-1172.28220859+626.895705521+-151.742331288+0
+Cash Flow from Discontinued Operations+Cash Flow from Others
+0+435.263803681
=-262

Frontline Ltd's Cash Flow from Operations for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 is

Cash Flow from Operations(Q: Sep. 2014 )
=Net Income From Continuing Operations+DDA+Change In Working Capital+Deferred Tax
=-410.031847134+181.554140127+76.9044585987+0
+Cash Flow from Discontinued Operations+Cash Flow from Others
+0+264.503184713
=113

Frontline Ltd Cash Flow from Operations for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 38.226993865 (Dec. 2013 ) + 126.658682635 (Mar. 2014 ) + -2.6 (Jun. 2014 ) + 112.929936306 (Sep. 2014 ) = Kr275 Mil.

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


Explanation

Cash flow from operations contains six items:

1. Net Income From Continuing Operations:
Net Income From Continuing Operations indicates the net income that a firm brings in from ongoing business activities. These activities are expected to continue into the next reporting period. It excludes extraordinary items, income from the cumulative effects of accounting changes, non-recurring items, income from tax loss carry forward, and preferred dividends.

Frontline Ltd's net income from continuing operations for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was Kr-410 Mil.

2. Depreciation, Depletion and Amortization:
Depreciation is a present expense that accounts for the past cost of an asset that is now providing benefits.
Depletion and amortization are synonyms for depreciation.
Generally:
• The term “depreciation” is used when discussing man made tangible assets
• The term “depletion” is used when discussing natural tangible assets
• The term “amortization” is used when discussing intangible assets

Frontline Ltd's depreciation, depletion and amortization for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was Kr182 Mil.

3. Change In Working Capital:
Working Capital is a measure of a company's short term liquidity or its ability to cover short term liabilities. It is defined as the difference between a company's current assets and current liabilities. Changes in Working Capital is reported in the cash flow statement since it is one of the major ways in which net income can differ from operating cash flow.

Frontline Ltd's change in working capital for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was Kr77 Mil. It means Frontline Ltd's working capital increased by Kr77 Mil from Jun. 2014 to Sep. 2014 .

4. Deferred Tax:
It is the cash flow generated from deferred tax.

Frontline Ltd's cash flow from deferred tax for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was Kr0 Mil.

5. Cash Flow from Discontinued Operations:
Cash received by a company that comes from the sale of part of business.

Frontline Ltd's cash flow from discontinued operations for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was Kr0 Mil.

6. Cash Flow from Others:
These are cash differences caused by the change of inventory, accounts payable, accounts receivable etc. For instance, if a company pays its suppliers slower, its cash position will build up faster. If a company receives payments from its customers slower, its account receivables will rise, and its cash position will grow more slowly (or even shrink).

Frontline Ltd's cash flow from others for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was Kr265 Mil.


Related Terms

Net Income From Continuing Operations, Depreciation, Depletion and Amortization, Change In Working Capital, Cash Flow from Discontinued Operations, Cash Flow from Others, Cash Flow from Investing


Historical Data

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

Frontline Ltd Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
NetIncomeFromContinuingOperations 6,2784,0733,1853,1384,887610982-3,112-471-1,172
CF_DDA 1,1911,3351,2581,2201,5671,3791,2831,191648627
ChangeInWorkingCapital 0797322389136-105-208-261117-152
CF_DeferredTax 0000000000
Cash Flow from Disc. Op. 0000000000
Cash Flow from Others -1,911373368-1,748-808-26-1722,51691435
Cash Flow from Operations 5,5586,5785,1332,9995,7821,8581,886334385-262

Frontline Ltd Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
NetIncomeFromContinuingOperations -729-283-4710-711-221-8600-410
CF_DDA 162145648015914714900182
ChangeInWorkingCapital -10911170-1013-180077
CF_DeferredTax 0000000000
Cash Flow from Disc. Op. 0000000000
Cash Flow from Others 47332-161-16646243-6127-3265
Cash Flow from Operations -103-16133-166-101-1938127-3113
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