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Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS)
Net Issuance of Stock
$-1,283 Mil (TTM As of Dec. 2013)

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

Discover Financial Services's net issuance of stock for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $-345 Mil. The number is negative, which means that Discover Financial Services has paid more cash to buy back shares than it has received for issuing shares quarterly.

Discover Financial Services's net issuance of stock for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $-1,283 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.

Discover Financial Services Net Issuance of Stock for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was -256 (Mar. 2013 ) + -338 (Jun. 2013 ) + -344 (Sep. 2013 ) + -345 (Dec. 2013 ) = $-1,283 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.

Discover Financial Services Annual Data

Nov05Nov06Nov07Nov08Nov09Nov10Nov11Nov12Dec12Dec13
Net Issuance of Stock 00-1-7522-7-413-1,1900-1,283

Discover Financial Services Quarterly Data

Nov11Feb12May12Aug12Nov12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13
Net Issuance of Stock -223-12-435-351-3920-256-338-344-345
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