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Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS)
Net Issuance of Stock
$-1,858 Mil (TTM As of Sep. 2016)

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 Sep. 2016 was $-581 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 Sep. 2016 was $-1,858 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 Sep. 2016 was -433 (Dec. 2015 ) + -422 (Mar. 2016 ) + -422 (Jun. 2016 ) + -581 (Sep. 2016 ) = $-1,858 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.

Discover Financial Services Annual Data

Nov06Nov07Nov08Nov09Nov10Nov11Nov12Dec13Dec14Dec15
Net Issuance of Stock 0-1-7522-7-412-1,190-1,283-1,559-1,710

Discover Financial Services Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
Net Issuance of Stock -177-620-398-419-423-435-433-422-422-581
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