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Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT)
Cash Flow for Dividends
$-1,488 Mil (TTM As of Jun. 2016)

Abbott Laboratories's cash flow for dividends for the three months ended in Jun. 2016 was $-384 Mil. Its cash flow for dividends for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $-1,488 Mil.

Note: A negative number here means the payment of dividends. When pays more dividends, the absolute value gets bigger.

Abbott Laboratories's quarterly payment of dividends increased from Dec. 2015 ($-360 Mil) to Mar. 2016 ($-385 Mil) but then declined from Mar. 2016 ($-385 Mil) to Jun. 2016 ($-384 Mil).

Abbott Laboratories's annual payment of dividends declined from Dec. 2012 ($-3,183 Mil) to Dec. 2013 ($-882 Mil) but then increased from Dec. 2013 ($-882 Mil) to Dec. 2014 ($-1,342 Mil).


Definition

Cash flow for dividends refers to the payment of cash to shareholders as dividends when the company generates income.

Abbott Laboratories Cash Flow for Dividends for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was -359 (Sep. 2015 ) + -360 (Dec. 2015 ) + -385 (Mar. 2016 ) + -384 (Jun. 2016 ) = $-1,488 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Related Terms

Cash from Financing


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Abbott Laboratories Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
Dividends -1,777-1,959-2,174-2,414-2,671-2,938-3,183-882-1,342-1,443

Abbott Laboratories Quarterly Data

Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16
Dividends -343-333-331-335-364-360-359-360-385-384
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