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Chesapeake Energy Corp (NYSE:CHK)
Cash from Financing
$-1,097 Mil (TTM As of Dec. 2013)

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 Dec. 2013, Chesapeake Energy Corp paid $0 Mil more to buy back shares than it received from issuing new shares. It received $94 Mil from issuing more debt. It paid $0 Mil more to buy back preferred shares than it received from issuing preferred shares. It spent $101 Mil paying cash dividends to shareholders. It spent $276 Mil on other financial activities. In all, Chesapeake Energy Corp spent $283 Mil on financial activities for the three months ended in Dec. 2013.


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.

Chesapeake Energy Corp's Cash from Financing for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as:

Cash from Financing(A: Dec. 2013 )
=Net Issuance of Stock+Net Issuance of Debt+Net Issuance of Preferred+Dividends+Other Financing
=0+65+-212+-404+-546
=-1,097

Chesapeake Energy Corp's Cash from Financing for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 is

Chesapeake Energy Corp Cash Flow from Financing for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was 567 (Mar. 2013 ) + -807 (Jun. 2013 ) + -574 (Sep. 2013 ) + -283 (Dec. 2013 ) = $-1,097 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.

Chesapeake Energy Corp's net issuance of stock for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $0 Mil. Chesapeake Energy 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.

Chesapeake Energy Corp's net issuance of debt for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $94 Mil. Chesapeake Energy Corp received $94 Mil from issuing more 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.

Chesapeake Energy Corp's net issuance of preferred for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $0 Mil. Chesapeake Energy Corp 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.

Chesapeake Energy Corp's cash flow for dividends for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $-101 Mil. Chesapeake Energy Corp spent $101 Mil paying cash dividends to shareholders.

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

Chesapeake Energy Corp's other financing for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $-276 Mil. Chesapeake Energy Corp spent $276 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.

Chesapeake Energy Corp Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
Net Issuance of Stock 9412,3452,304152,59300000
Net Issuance of Debt 1,0652,2761,8613,3794,138-701367-1,7051,65365
Net Issuance of Preferred 0000002,56200-212
Dividends -80-97-175-210-183-204-281-388-398-404
Other Financing -114452-196-1925695332,251828-546
Cash from Financing 1,9154,5684,0422,9886,356-3363,1811582,083-1,097

Chesapeake Energy Corp Quarterly Data

Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13
Net Issuance of Stock 0000000000
Net Issuance of Debt 1,807-1,0132,6309341,860-3,771766-440-35594
Net Issuance of Preferred 00000000-2120
Dividends -98-109-138-60-100-100-158-256111-101
Other Financing 1371,280971235-351-27-41-111-118-276
Cash from Financing 1,8461583,4631,1091,409-3,898567-807-574-283
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