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Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS)
Cash Flow for Dividends
$-516 Mil (TTM As of Sep. 2016)

Discover Financial Services's cash flow for dividends for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $-132 Mil. Its cash flow for dividends for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $-516 Mil.

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

Discover Financial Services's quarterly payment of dividends declined from Mar. 2016 ($-129 Mil) to Jun. 2016 ($-125 Mil) but then increased from Jun. 2016 ($-125 Mil) to Sep. 2016 ($-132 Mil).

Discover Financial Services's annual payment of dividends increased from Dec. 2013 ($-399 Mil) to Dec. 2014 ($-467 Mil) and increased from Dec. 2014 ($-467 Mil) to Dec. 2015 ($-515 Mil).


Definition

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

Discover Financial Services Cash Flow for Dividends for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was -130 (Dec. 2015 ) + -129 (Mar. 2016 ) + -125 (Jun. 2016 ) + -132 (Sep. 2016 ) = $-516 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.

Discover Financial Services Annual Data

Nov06Nov07Nov08Nov09Nov10Nov11Nov12Dec13Dec14Dec15
Dividends -500-879-117-101-845-110-209-399-467-515

Discover Financial Services Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
Dividends -122-120-119-119-135-131-130-129-125-132
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