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Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT)
Cash Flow for Dividends
$-1,342 Mil (TTM As of Dec. 2014)

Abbott Laboratories's cash flow for dividends for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 was $-335 Mil. Its cash flow for dividends for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was $-1,342 Mil.

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

Abbott Laboratories's quarterly payment of dividends declined from Jun. 2014 ($-333 Mil) to Sep. 2014 ($-331 Mil) but then increased from Sep. 2014 ($-331 Mil) to Dec. 2014 ($-335 Mil).

Abbott Laboratories's annual payment of dividends declined from Dec. 2012 ($-3,183 Mil) to Dec. 2013 ($-882 Mil) but then increased from Dec. 2013 ($-882 Mil) to Dec. 2014 ($-1,342 Mil).


Definition

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

Abbott Laboratories Cash Flow for Dividends for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was -343 (Mar. 2014 ) + -333 (Jun. 2014 ) + -331 (Sep. 2014 ) + -335 (Dec. 2014 ) = $-1,342 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.

Abbott Laboratories Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
Dividends -1,686-1,777-1,959-2,174-2,414-2,671-2,938-3,183-882-1,342

Abbott Laboratories Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
Dividends -805-812-224-220-220-218-343-333-331-335
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