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OAO Gazprom (OTCPK:OGZPY)
Cash from Financing
$-1,366 Mil (TTM As of Mar. 2014)

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 Mar. 2014, OAO Gazprom paid $0 Mil more to buy back shares than it received from issuing new shares. It spent $103 Mil paying down its debt. It paid $0 Mil more to buy back preferred shares than it received from issuing preferred shares. It spent $9 Mil paying cash dividends to shareholders. It spent $465 Mil on other financial activities. In all, OAO Gazprom spent $576 Mil on financial activities for the three months ended in Mar. 2014.


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.

OAO Gazprom'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
=4.55254942768+3367.35171696+0+-3569.90114464+-591.753381894
=-790

OAO Gazprom's Cash from Financing for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2014 is

Cash from Financing(Q: Mar. 2014 )
=Net Issuance of Stock+Net Issuance of Debt+Net Issuance of Preferred+Dividends+Other Financing
=0+-102.523413111+0+-8.71488033299+-464.932362123
=-576

OAO Gazprom Cash Flow from Financing for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was 0 (Jun. 2013 ) + -1812.85119667 (Sep. 2013 ) + 1023.10093652 (Dec. 2013 ) + -576.170655567 (Mar. 2014 ) = $-1,366 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.

OAO Gazprom's net issuance of stock for the three months ended in Mar. 2014 was $0 Mil. OAO Gazprom 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.

OAO Gazprom's net issuance of debt for the three months ended in Mar. 2014 was $-103 Mil. OAO Gazprom spent $103 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.

OAO Gazprom's net issuance of preferred for the three months ended in Mar. 2014 was $0 Mil. OAO Gazprom 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.

OAO Gazprom's cash flow for dividends for the three months ended in Mar. 2014 was $-9 Mil. OAO Gazprom spent $9 Mil paying cash dividends to shareholders.

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

OAO Gazprom's other financing for the three months ended in Mar. 2014 was $-465 Mil. OAO Gazprom spent $465 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.

OAO Gazprom Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
Net Issuance of Stock 0089461-166-26-16135
Net Issuance of Debt 0041911,3201,7491,921-3,2104,047-8143,367
Net Issuance of Preferred 0000000000
Dividends 000-1,804-1,769-435-1,434-2,445-5,126-3,570
Other Financing 00-2299-170-29-18-759-678-592
Cash from Financing 002799,986-3561,455-4,655828-6,604-790

OAO Gazprom Quarterly Data

Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14
Net Issuance of Stock -015015-1-30-56610
Net Issuance of Debt 2,845-83102,234-3,04880702,2311,136-103
Net Issuance of Preferred 0000000000
Dividends -22600-5,124-2-10-3,544-26-9
Other Financing -265-3570-384-293-1240-443-148-465
Cash from Financing 2,353-1,1720-3,259-3,3456790-1,8131,023-576
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