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BHP Billiton Ltd (NYSE:BHP)
Cash Flow for Dividends
$-6,149 Mil (TTM As of Dec. 2013)

BHP Billiton Ltd's cash flow for dividends for the six months ended in Dec. 2013 was $-3,328 Mil. Its cash flow for dividends for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $-6,149 Mil.

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

BHP Billiton Ltd's quarterly payment of dividends declined from Dec. 2012 ($-3,288 Mil) to Jun. 2013 ($-2,861 Mil) but then increased from Jun. 2013 ($-2,861 Mil) to Dec. 2013 ($-3,328 Mil).

BHP Billiton Ltd's annual payment of dividends increased from Jun. 2011 ($-5,144 Mil) to Jun. 2012 ($-5,832 Mil) and increased from Jun. 2012 ($-5,832 Mil) to Jun. 2013 ($-6,149 Mil).


Definition

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

For company reported semi-annually, GuruFocus uses latest annual data as the TTM data. BHP Billiton Ltd Cash Flow for Dividends for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $-6,149 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.

BHP Billiton Ltd Annual Data

Jun04Jun05Jun06Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13
Dividends -1,576-1,404-2,126-2,339-3,250-4,969-4,560-5,144-5,832-6,149

BHP Billiton Ltd Semi-Annual Data

Jun09Dec09Jun10Dec10Jun11Dec11Jun12Dec12Jun13Dec13
Dividends -2,483-2,451-2,109-2,554-2,590-2,933-2,899-3,288-2,861-3,328
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