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Campbell Soup Co (NYSE:CPB)
Cash from Financing
\$-1,071 Mil (TTM As of Jul. 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 Jul. 2016, Campbell Soup Co paid \$25 Mil more to buy back shares than it received from issuing new shares. It spent \$122 Mil paying down its debt. It paid \$0 Mil more to buy back preferred shares than it received from issuing preferred shares. It spent \$96 Mil paying cash dividends to shareholders. It received \$0 Mil on other financial activities. In all, Campbell Soup Co spent \$243 Mil on financial activities for the three months ended in Jul. 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.

Campbell Soup Co's Cash from Financing for the fiscal year that ended in Jul. 2016 is calculated as:

 Cash from Financing (A: Jul. 2016 ) = Net Issuance of Stock + Net Issuance of Debt + Net Issuance of Preferred + Dividends + Other Financing = -141 + -547 + 0 + -390 + 7 = -1,071

Campbell Soup Co's Cash from Financing for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2016 is

 Cash from Financing (Q: Jul. 2016 ) = Net Issuance of Stock + Net Issuance of Debt + Net Issuance of Preferred + Dividends + Other Financing = -25 + -122 + 0 + -96 + 0 = -243

Campbell Soup Co Cash Flow from Financing for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2016 was -136 (Oct. 2015 ) + -390 (Jan. 2016 ) + -302 (Apr. 2016 ) + -243 (Jul. 2016 ) = \$-1,071 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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.

Campbell Soup Co's net issuance of stock for the three months ended in Jul. 2016 was \$-25 Mil. Campbell Soup Co paid \$25 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.

Campbell Soup Co's net issuance of debt for the three months ended in Jul. 2016 was \$-122 Mil. Campbell Soup Co spent \$122 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.

Campbell Soup Co's net issuance of preferred for the three months ended in Jul. 2016 was \$0 Mil. Campbell Soup Co 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.

Campbell Soup Co's cash flow for dividends for the three months ended in Jul. 2016 was \$-96 Mil. Campbell Soup Co spent \$96 Mil paying cash dividends to shareholders.

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

Campbell Soup Co's other financing for the three months ended in Jul. 2016 was \$0 Mil. Campbell Soup Co received \$0 Mil on other financial activities.

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Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Campbell Soup Co Annual Data

 Jul07 Jul08 Jul09 Jul10 Jul11 Jul12 Jul13 Jul14 Jul15 Jul16 Net Issuance of Stock -975 -856 -455 -333 -632 -300 -70 -58 -235 -141 Net Issuance of Debt -605 -123 -20 135 295 -257 1,675 -494 91 -547 Net Issuance of Preferred 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Dividends -308 -329 -350 -365 -378 -373 -367 -391 -394 -390 Other Financing 25 8 11 7 15 10 -1 18 12 7 Cash from Financing -1,863 -1,300 -814 -556 -700 -920 1,237 -925 -526 -1,071

Campbell Soup Co Quarterly Data

 Jul14 Oct14 Jan15 Apr15 Jul15 Oct15 Jan16 Apr16 Jul16 Oct16 Net Issuance of Stock 4 -67 -58 -58 -52 -31 -53 -32 -25 -112 Net Issuance of Debt 109 52 -181 -104 324 -11 -241 -173 -122 86 Net Issuance of Preferred 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Dividends -98 -101 -98 -98 -97 -100 -97 -97 -96 -100 Other Financing 2 5 0 -3 10 6 1 0 0 -47 Cash from Financing 17 -111 -337 -263 185 -136 -390 -302 -243 -173
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