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BHP Billiton Ltd (NYSE:BHP)
Net Issuance of Stock
$-346 Mil (TTM As of Jun. 2015)

A company may raise cash from issuing new shares. It can also use cash to buy back shares.

Warning Sign:

BHP Billiton Ltd bought back shares. However, its track record of buying back shares is poor as the stock is now traded at -42.1% below its average buyback price.

BHP Billiton Ltd's net issuance of stock for the six months ended in Jun. 2015 was $-346 Mil. The number is negative, which means that BHP Billiton Ltd has paid more cash to buy back shares than it has received for issuing shares quarterly.

BHP Billiton Ltd's net issuance of stock for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was $-346 Mil.


Definition

A company may raise cash from issuing new shares. It can also use cash to buy back shares. If this number is positive, it means that the company has received more cash from issuing shares than it has paid to buy back shares. If this number is negative, it means that company has paid more cash to buy back shares than it has received for issuing shares.

For company reported semi-annually, GuruFocus uses latest annual data as the TTM data. BHP Billiton Ltd Net Issuance of Stock for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2015 was $-346 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own 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 own currency.

BHP Billiton Ltd Annual Data

Jun06Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13Jun14Jun15
Net Issuance of Stock -2,181-5,884-3,341-140-262-10,297-622114-346

BHP Billiton Ltd Semi-Annual Data

Jun06Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13Jun14Jun15
Net Issuance of Stock -2,181-5,884-3,341-140-262-10,297-622114-346
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