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Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE)
Cash from Financing
\$-3,132 Mil (TTM As of Aug. 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 Aug. 2016, Nike Inc paid \$1,054 Mil more to buy back shares than it received from issuing new shares. It received \$19 Mil from issuing more debt. It paid \$0 Mil more to buy back preferred shares than it received from issuing preferred shares. It spent \$269 Mil paying cash dividends to shareholders. It received \$169 Mil on other financial activities. In all, Nike Inc spent \$1,135 Mil on financial activities for the three months ended in Aug. 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.

Nike Inc's Cash from Financing for the fiscal year that ended in May. 2016 is calculated as:

 Cash from Financing (A: May. 2016 ) = Net Issuance of Stock + Net Issuance of Debt + Net Issuance of Preferred + Dividends + Other Financing = -3238 + 808 + 0 + -1022 + 781 = -2,671

Nike Inc's Cash from Financing for the quarter that ended in Aug. 2016 is

 Cash from Financing (Q: Aug. 2016 ) = Net Issuance of Stock + Net Issuance of Debt + Net Issuance of Preferred + Dividends + Other Financing = -1054 + 19 + 0 + -269 + 169 = -1,135

Nike Inc Cash Flow from Financing for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Aug. 2016 was 392 (Nov. 2015 ) + -1763 (Feb. 2016 ) + -626 (May. 2016 ) + -1135 (Aug. 2016 ) = \$-3,132 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.

Nike Inc's net issuance of stock for the three months ended in Aug. 2016 was \$-1,054 Mil. Nike Inc paid \$1,054 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.

Nike Inc's net issuance of debt for the three months ended in Aug. 2016 was \$19 Mil. Nike Inc received \$19 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.

Nike Inc's net issuance of preferred for the three months ended in Aug. 2016 was \$0 Mil. Nike Inc 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.

Nike Inc's cash flow for dividends for the three months ended in Aug. 2016 was \$-269 Mil. Nike Inc spent \$269 Mil paying cash dividends to shareholders.

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

Nike Inc's other financing for the three months ended in Aug. 2016 was \$169 Mil. Nike Inc received \$169 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.

Nike Inc Annual Data

 May07 May08 May09 May10 May11 May12 May13 May14 May15 May16 Net Issuance of Stock -662 -905 -649 -741 -1,859 -1,814 -1,674 -2,628 -2,534 -3,238 Net Issuance of Debt -161 29 170 -237 33 -250 947 15 -70 808 Net Issuance of Preferred 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Dividends -344 -413 -467 -505 -555 -619 -703 -799 -899 -1,022 Other Financing 56 63 212 422 409 583 385 498 713 781 Cash from Financing -1,112 -1,226 -734 -1,061 -1,972 -2,100 -1,045 -2,914 -2,790 -2,671

Nike Inc Quarterly Data

 May14 Aug14 Nov14 Feb15 May15 Aug15 Nov15 Feb16 May16 Aug16 Net Issuance of Stock -912 -819 -424 -612 -679 -588 -652 -1,458 -540 -1,054 Net Issuance of Debt 36 -19 -43 -26 18 -49 960 -102 -1 19 Net Issuance of Preferred 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Dividends -212 -209 -207 -242 -241 -240 -239 -273 -270 -269 Other Financing 91 165 252 89 207 203 323 70 185 169 Cash from Financing -997 -882 -422 -791 -695 -674 392 -1,763 -626 -1,135
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