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3M Co (NYSE:MMM)
Cash Flow for Dividends
$-2,642 Mil (TTM As of Sep. 2016)

3M Co's cash flow for dividends for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $-670 Mil. Its cash flow for dividends for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $-2,642 Mil.

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

3M Co's quarterly payment of dividends stayed the same from Mar. 2016 ($-672 Mil) to Jun. 2016 ($-672 Mil) but then declined from Jun. 2016 ($-672 Mil) to Sep. 2016 ($-670 Mil).

3M Co's annual payment of dividends increased from Dec. 2013 ($-1,730 Mil) to Dec. 2014 ($-2,216 Mil) and increased from Dec. 2014 ($-2,216 Mil) to Dec. 2015 ($-2,561 Mil).


Definition

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

3M Co Cash Flow for Dividends for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was -628 (Dec. 2015 ) + -672 (Mar. 2016 ) + -672 (Jun. 2016 ) + -670 (Sep. 2016 ) = $-2,642 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.

3M Co Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
Dividends -1,376-1,380-1,398-1,431-1,500-1,555-1,635-1,730-2,216-2,561

3M Co Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
Dividends -556-550-544-652-646-635-628-672-672-670
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