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American Express Co (NYSE:AXP)
Cash Flow for Dividends
$-1,207 Mil (TTM As of Dec. 2016)

American Express Co's cash flow for dividends for the three months ended in Dec. 2016 was $-315 Mil. Its cash flow for dividends for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $-1,207 Mil.

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

American Express Co's quarterly payment of dividends declined from Jun. 2016 ($-299 Mil) to Sep. 2016 ($-291 Mil) but then increased from Sep. 2016 ($-291 Mil) to Dec. 2016 ($-315 Mil).

American Express Co's annual payment of dividends increased from Dec. 2014 ($-1,041 Mil) to Dec. 2015 ($-1,172 Mil) and increased from Dec. 2015 ($-1,172 Mil) to Dec. 2016 ($-1,207 Mil).


Definition

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

American Express Co Cash Flow for Dividends for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was -302 (Mar. 2016 ) + -299 (Jun. 2016 ) + -291 (Sep. 2016 ) + -315 (Dec. 2016 ) = $-1,207 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

American Express Co Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
Dividends -712-836-924-867-861-902-939-1,041-1,172-1,207

American Express Co Quarterly Data

Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16Mar17
Dividends -271-268-265-335-304-302-299-291-3150
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