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Viacom Inc (NAS:VIAB)
Cash Flow for Dividends
$-555 Mil (TTM As of Dec. 2016)

Viacom Inc's cash flow for dividends for the three months ended in Dec. 2016 was $-79 Mil. Its cash flow for dividends for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was $-555 Mil.

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

Viacom Inc's quarterly payment of dividends increased from Jun. 2016 ($-158 Mil) to Sep. 2016 ($-159 Mil) but then declined from Sep. 2016 ($-159 Mil) to Dec. 2016 ($-79 Mil).

Viacom Inc's annual payment of dividends increased from Sep. 2014 ($-541 Mil) to Sep. 2015 ($-564 Mil) and increased from Sep. 2015 ($-564 Mil) to Sep. 2016 ($-635 Mil).


Definition

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

Viacom Inc Cash Flow for Dividends for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2016 was -159 (Mar. 2016 ) + -158 (Jun. 2016 ) + -159 (Sep. 2016 ) + -79 (Dec. 2016 ) = $-555 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.

Viacom Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Sep11Sep12Sep13Sep14Sep15Sep16
Dividends -206-17000-417-554-555-541-564-635

Viacom Inc Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
Dividends -140-137-136-132-159-159-159-158-159-79
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