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Microsoft Corp (NAS:MSFT)
Cash Flow for Dividends
$-11,487 Mil (TTM As of Dec. 2016)

Microsoft Corp's cash flow for dividends for the three months ended in Dec. 2016 was $-3,024 Mil. Its cash flow for dividends for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $-11,487 Mil.

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

Microsoft Corp's quarterly payment of dividends declined from Jun. 2016 ($-2,821 Mil) to Sep. 2016 ($-2,800 Mil) but then increased from Sep. 2016 ($-2,800 Mil) to Dec. 2016 ($-3,024 Mil).

Microsoft Corp's annual payment of dividends increased from Jun. 2014 ($-8,879 Mil) to Jun. 2015 ($-9,882 Mil) and increased from Jun. 2015 ($-9,882 Mil) to Jun. 2016 ($-11,006 Mil).


Definition

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

Microsoft Corp Cash Flow for Dividends for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was -2842 (Mar. 2016 ) + -2821 (Jun. 2016 ) + -2800 (Sep. 2016 ) + -3024 (Dec. 2016 ) = $-11,487 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.

Microsoft Corp Annual Data

Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13Jun14Jun15Jun16
Dividends -3,805-4,015-4,468-4,578-5,180-6,385-7,455-8,879-9,882-11,006

Microsoft Corp Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
Dividends -2,307-2,547-2,532-2,496-2,475-2,868-2,842-2,821-2,800-3,024
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