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Staples Inc (NAS:SPLS)
Cash Flow for Dividends
$-311 Mil (TTM As of Jan. 2017)

Staples Inc's cash flow for dividends for the three months ended in Jan. 2017 was $-78 Mil. Its cash flow for dividends for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2017 was $-311 Mil.

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

Staples Inc's quarterly payment of dividends increased from Jul. 2016 ($-77 Mil) to Oct. 2016 ($-78 Mil) but then stayed the same from Oct. 2016 ($-78 Mil) to Jan. 2017 ($-78 Mil).

Staples Inc's annual payment of dividends increased from Jan. 2015 ($-307 Mil) to Jan. 2016 ($-308 Mil) and increased from Jan. 2016 ($-308 Mil) to Jan. 2017 ($-311 Mil).


Definition

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

Staples Inc Cash Flow for Dividends for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2017 was -78 (Apr. 2016 ) + -77 (Jul. 2016 ) + -78 (Oct. 2016 ) + -78 (Jan. 2017 ) = $-311 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.

Staples Inc Annual Data

Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14Jan15Jan16Jan17
Dividends -208-231-237-259-278-294-313-307-308-311

Staples Inc Quarterly Data

Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16Jul16Oct16Jan17
Dividends -76-77-76-77-78-77-78-77-78-78
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