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Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)
Cash from Financing
$32,851 Mil (TTM As of Sep. 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 Sep. 2015, Morgan Stanley paid $662 Mil more to buy back shares than it received from issuing new shares. It received $1,458 Mil from issuing more debt. It paid $0 Mil more to buy back preferred shares than it received from issuing preferred shares. It spent $423 Mil paying cash dividends to shareholders. It received $6,585 Mil on other financial activities. In all, Morgan Stanley earned $6,958 Mil on financial activities for the three months ended in Sep. 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.

Morgan Stanley's Cash from Financing for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as:

Cash from Financing(A: Dec. 2014 )
=Net Issuance of Stock+Net Issuance of Debt+Net Issuance of Preferred+Dividends+Other Financing
=-1458+1567+2782+-904+21156
=23,143

Morgan Stanley's Cash from Financing for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2015 is

Cash from Financing(Q: Sep. 2015 )
=Net Issuance of Stock+Net Issuance of Debt+Net Issuance of Preferred+Dividends+Other Financing
=-662+1458+0+-423+6585
=6,958

Morgan Stanley Cash Flow from Financing for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was 10189 (Dec. 2014 ) + 9951 (Mar. 2015 ) + 5753 (Jun. 2015 ) + 6958 (Sep. 2015 ) = $32,851 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.

Morgan Stanley's net issuance of stock for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $-662 Mil. Morgan Stanley paid $662 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.

Morgan Stanley's net issuance of debt for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $1,458 Mil. Morgan Stanley received $1,458 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.

Morgan Stanley's net issuance of preferred for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $0 Mil. Morgan Stanley 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.

Morgan Stanley's cash flow for dividends for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $-423 Mil. Morgan Stanley spent $423 Mil paying cash dividends to shareholders.

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

Morgan Stanley's other financing for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $6,585 Mil. Morgan Stanley received $6,585 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.

Morgan Stanley Annual Data

Nov06Nov07Nov08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
Net Issuance of Stock -2,733-3,330-1,4316,2055,264-317-227-691-1,4580
Net Issuance of Debt 24,78425,463-28,471-1,376-379-5,053-26,779-21,5251,5670
Net Issuance of Preferred 1,09700-10,9500001,6962,7820
Dividends -1,167-1,219-1,227-1,732-1,488-834-469-475-9040
Other Financing 32,35917,17112,58510,8777661,05615,57823,62821,1560
Cash from Financing 54,34038,085-18,5443,0244,163-5,148-11,8972,63323,1430

Morgan Stanley Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
Net Issuance of Stock -137-240-672-292-208-286-839-634-6620
Net Issuance of Debt -4,725-14,007-1,441-5,4358,2921516,6234,1841,4580
Net Issuance of Preferred 0001,78899401,493000
Dividends -119-117-143-244-265-252-310-363-4230
Other Financing 24,1798,1882,7752,8214,98410,5762,9842,5666,5850
Cash from Financing 19,198-6,176519-1,36213,79710,1899,9515,7536,9580
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