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TJX Companies Inc (NYSE:TJX)
Cash Flow from Financing
$-1,642 Mil (TTM As of Apr. 2017)

Cash from financing is the cash generated/spent from financial activities such as share issuance (buy back), debt issuance (repayment), and dividends paid to preferred and common stockholders.

For the three months ended in Apr. 2017, TJX Companies Inc paid $298 Mil more to buy back shares than it received from issuing new shares. It received $0 Mil from issuing more debt. It paid $0 Mil more to buy back preferred shares than it received from issuing preferred shares. It spent $169 Mil paying cash dividends to shareholders. It spent $18 Mil on other financial activities. In all, TJX Companies Inc spent $484 Mil on financial activities for the three months ended in Apr. 2017.


Definition

This is the cash generated/spent from financial activities such as share issuance (buy back), debt issuance (repayment), and dividends paid to preferred and common stockholders. In the calculation of free cash flow, cash from financing is not calculated because it is not related to operating activities.

TJX Companies Inc's Cash from Financing for the fiscal year that ended in Jan. 2017 is calculated as:

Cash from Financing(A: Jan. 2017 )
=Net Issuance of Stock+Net Issuance of Debt+Net Issuance of Preferred+Dividends+Other Financing
=-1535.808+992.54+0+-650.988+-367.656
=-1,562

TJX Companies Inc's Cash from Financing for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2017 is

Cash from Financing(Q: Apr. 2017 )
=Net Issuance of Stock+Net Issuance of Debt+Net Issuance of Preferred+Dividends+Other Financing
=-297.966+0+0+-168.566+-17.582
=-484

TJX Companies Inc Cash Flow from Financing for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Apr. 2017 was -523.401 (Jul. 2016 ) + -3.882 (Oct. 2016 ) + -630.172 (Jan. 2017 ) + -484.114 (Apr. 2017 ) = $-1,642 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.


Explanation

Cash from financing contains five items:

1. Net Issuance of Stock:
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.

TJX Companies Inc's net issuance of stock for the three months ended in Apr. 2017 was $-298 Mil. TJX Companies Inc paid $298 Mil more to buy back shares than it received from issuing new shares.

2. Net Issuance of Debt:
Net issuance of debt is the cash a company received or spent through debt related activities such as debt issuance or debt repayment. If a company pays down its debt during the period, this number will be negative. If a company issued more debt, it receives cash and this number is positive.

TJX Companies Inc's net issuance of debt for the three months ended in Apr. 2017 was $0 Mil. TJX Companies Inc received $0 Mil from issuing more debt.

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

TJX Companies Inc's net issuance of preferred for the three months ended in Apr. 2017 was $0 Mil. TJX Companies Inc paid $0 Mil more to buy back preferred shares than it received from issuing preferred shares.

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

TJX Companies Inc's cash flow for dividends for the three months ended in Apr. 2017 was $-169 Mil. TJX Companies Inc spent $169 Mil paying cash dividends to shareholders.

5. Other Financing:
Money spent or earned by company from other financial activities.

TJX Companies Inc's other financing for the three months ended in Apr. 2017 was $-18 Mil. TJX Companies Inc spent $18 Mil on other financial activities.


Related Terms

Cash Flow from Operations, Cash Flow from Investing, Net Issuance of Stock, Net Issuance of Debt, Dividends, Net Issuance of Preferred


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

TJX Companies Inc Annual Data

Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14Jan15Jan16Jan17
Net Issuance of Stock -806-609-775-1,017-1,102-1,211-1,325-1,508-1,696-1,536
Net Issuance of Debt -2-2379-2005007490993
Net Issuance of Preferred 0000000000
Dividends -151-177-198-229-275-324-394-466-544-651
Other Financing 7191025416075-33565-368
Cash from Financing -953-769-584-1,224-1,336-1,476-1,144-1,560-2,176-1,562

TJX Companies Inc Quarterly Data

Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16Jul16Oct16Jan17Apr17
Net Issuance of Stock -384-383-420-412-482-277-389-398-472-298
Net Issuance of Debt 0000000000
Net Issuance of Preferred 0000000000
Dividends -120-120-142-141-140-140-171-170-169-169
Other Financing 352862010133756411-18
Cash from Financing -469-475-557-533-611-404-523-4-630-484
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