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Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE:NFX)
Cash from Financing
$620 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, Newfield Exploration Company received $1 Mil more from issuing new shares than it paid to buy back shares. It received $209 Mil from issuing more debt. It paid $0 Mil more to buy back preferred shares than it received from issuing preferred shares. It received $0 Mil from paying cash dividends to shareholders. It received $0 Mil on other financial activities. In all, Newfield Exploration Company earned $210 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.

Newfield Exploration Company's Cash from Financing for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as:

Newfield Exploration Company's Cash from Financing for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 is

Newfield Exploration Company Cash Flow from Financing for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was -4 (Mar. 2013 ) + 230 (Jun. 2013 ) + 184 (Sep. 2013 ) + 210 (Dec. 2013 ) = $620 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.

Newfield Exploration Company's net issuance of stock for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $1 Mil. Newfield Exploration Company received $1 Mil more from issuing new shares than it paid to buy back 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.

Newfield Exploration Company's net issuance of debt for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $209 Mil. Newfield Exploration Company received $209 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.

Newfield Exploration Company's net issuance of preferred for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $0 Mil. Newfield Exploration Company 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.

Newfield Exploration Company's cash flow for dividends for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $0 Mil. Newfield Exploration Company received $0 Mil from paying cash dividends to shareholders.

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

Newfield Exploration Company's other financing for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $0 Mil. Newfield Exploration Company received $0 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.

Newfield Exploration Company Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
Net Issuance of Stock 29632123220820-1-5-5
Net Issuance of Debt 347-120300-1251,161-17627070139649
Net Issuance of Preferred 000000000-20
Dividends 0000000000
Other Financing 10514-80-8-16-10-4
Cash from Financing 644-88317-791,173-16828268424620

Newfield Exploration Company Quarterly Data

Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13
Net Issuance of Stock 03-71-23-43-51
Net Issuance of Debt 9620-86675-405-1450231209209
Net Issuance of Preferred 00000000-200
Dividends 0000000000
Other Financing -800-10000-400
Cash from Financing 8823-93666-407-142-4230184210
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