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The Hershey Co (NYSE:HSY)
Cash Flow for Dividends
$-505 Mil (TTM As of Mar. 2017)

The Hershey Co's cash flow for dividends for the three months ended in Mar. 2017 was $-128 Mil. Its cash flow for dividends for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was $-505 Mil.

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

The Hershey Co's quarterly payment of dividends declined from Sep. 2016 ($-129 Mil) to Dec. 2016 ($-128 Mil) but then increased from Dec. 2016 ($-128 Mil) to Mar. 2017 ($-128 Mil).

The Hershey Co's annual payment of dividends increased from Dec. 2014 ($-440 Mil) to Dec. 2015 ($-476 Mil) and increased from Dec. 2015 ($-476 Mil) to Dec. 2016 ($-499 Mil).


Definition

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

The Hershey Co Cash Flow for Dividends for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2017 was -120.772 (Jun. 2016 ) + -128.567 (Sep. 2016 ) + -127.769 (Dec. 2016 ) + -128.017 (Mar. 2017 ) = $-505 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.

The Hershey Co Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
Dividends -252-263-263-283-304-341-394-440-476-499

The Hershey Co Quarterly Data

Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16Mar17
Dividends -115-114-115-124-123-122-121-129-128-128
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