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Yum Brands Inc (NYSE:YUM)
Cash from Financing
$-1,257 Mil (TTM As of Jun. 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 Jun. 2015, Yum Brands Inc paid $163 Mil more to buy back shares than it received from issuing new shares. It received $8 Mil from issuing more debt. It paid $0 Mil more to buy back preferred shares than it received from issuing preferred shares. It spent $177 Mil paying cash dividends to shareholders. It received $2 Mil on other financial activities. In all, Yum Brands Inc spent $330 Mil on financial activities for the three months ended in Jun. 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.

Yum Brands Inc'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
=-820+350+0+-669+25
=-1,114

Yum Brands Inc's Cash from Financing for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2015 is

Yum Brands Inc Cash Flow from Financing for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was -153 (Sep. 2014 ) + -528 (Dec. 2014 ) + -246 (Mar. 2015 ) + -330 (Jun. 2015 ) = $-1,257 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.

Yum Brands Inc's net issuance of stock for the three months ended in Jun. 2015 was $-163 Mil. Yum Brands Inc paid $163 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.

Yum Brands Inc's net issuance of debt for the three months ended in Jun. 2015 was $8 Mil. Yum Brands Inc received $8 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.

Yum Brands Inc's net issuance of preferred for the three months ended in Jun. 2015 was $0 Mil. Yum Brands 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.

Yum Brands Inc's cash flow for dividends for the three months ended in Jun. 2015 was $-177 Mil. Yum Brands Inc spent $177 Mil paying cash dividends to shareholders.

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

Yum Brands Inc's other financing for the three months ended in Jun. 2015 was $2 Mil. Yum Brands Inc received $2 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.

Yum Brands Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
Net Issuance of Stock -821-841-1,298-1,6280-371-752-965-770-820
Net Issuance of Debt 112252831375-332313-262-282-67350
Net Issuance of Preferred 0000000000
Dividends -123-144-273-322-362-412-481-544-615-669
Other Financing 060621161521338275125
Cash from Financing -832-673-678-1,459-542-337-1,413-1,716-1,451-1,114

Yum Brands Inc Quarterly Data

Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15
Net Issuance of Stock -98-231-181-260-124-176-210-310-124-163
Net Issuance of Debt 843-54-6433140219-42508
Net Issuance of Preferred 0000000000
Dividends -151-150-150-164-164-163-163-179-178-177
Other Financing -1810-3121831362
Cash from Financing -259-328-388-476-237-196-153-528-246-330
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