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Occidental Petroleum Corp (NYSE:OXY)
Cash from Financing
$-3,814 Mil (TTM As of Sep. 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 Sep. 2014, Occidental Petroleum Corp paid $503 Mil more to buy back shares than it received from issuing new shares. It received $1,599 Mil from issuing more debt. It paid $0 Mil more to buy back preferred shares than it received from issuing preferred shares. It spent $565 Mil paying cash dividends to shareholders. It received $79 Mil on other financial activities. In all, Occidental Petroleum Corp earned $610 Mil on financial activities for the three months ended in Sep. 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.

Occidental Petroleum Corp'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
=-913+-690+0+-1553+223
=-2,933

Occidental Petroleum Corp's Cash from Financing for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 is

Cash from Financing(Q: Sep. 2014 )
=Net Issuance of Stock+Net Issuance of Debt+Net Issuance of Preferred+Dividends+Other Financing
=-503+1599+0+-565+79
=610

Occidental Petroleum Corp Cash Flow from Financing for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was -1946 (Dec. 2013 ) + -1385 (Mar. 2014 ) + -1093 (Jun. 2014 ) + 610 (Sep. 2014 ) = $-3,814 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.

Occidental Petroleum Corp's net issuance of stock for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was $-503 Mil. Occidental Petroleum Corp paid $503 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.

Occidental Petroleum Corp's net issuance of debt for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was $1,599 Mil. Occidental Petroleum Corp received $1,599 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.

Occidental Petroleum Corp's net issuance of preferred for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was $0 Mil. Occidental Petroleum Corp 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.

Occidental Petroleum Corp's cash flow for dividends for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was $-565 Mil. Occidental Petroleum Corp spent $565 Mil paying cash dividends to shareholders.

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

Occidental Petroleum Corp's other financing for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was $79 Mil. Occidental Petroleum Corp received $79 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.

Occidental Petroleum Corp Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
Net Issuance of Stock -221131-1,420-1,159-1,479-22-57-224-498-913
Net Issuance of Debt -179-898-893-1,164947412,2735881,736-690
Net Issuance of Preferred 0000000000
Dividends -424-483-646-765-940-1,079-1,159-1,557-2,128-1,553
Other Financing 064140439027261844223
Cash from Financing -824-1,186-2,819-3,045-1,382-1,0331,083-1,175-846-2,933

Occidental Petroleum Corp Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
Net Issuance of Stock -94-49-3554-8-33-876-933-627-503
Net Issuance of Debt 1,7360000-66-624-61-461,599
Net Issuance of Preferred 0000000000
Dividends -439-439-8760-517-517-519-514-570-565
Other Financing 16342745787312315079
Cash from Financing 1,204-482-1,19731-480-538-1,946-1,385-1,093610
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