Analysis of Citigroup cash flow over time is an excellent tool to project Citigroup future capital expenditures as well as to predict the amount of cash needed to cover cost of sales, R&D expenses or production expansions. Investors should almost always look for trends in cash flow indicators such as Net Cash Flow from Operations of 24.9 B as it is a great indicator of Citigroup ability to facilitate future growth, repay debt on time or pay out dividends.Financial Statement Analysis is way more than just reviewing and evaluating Citigroup prevailing accounting reports in order to predict its past. Macroaxis encourages investors to analyze financial statement over time for various trends across multiple indicators and accounts to determine whether Citigroup is a good buy for the upcoming year. Check also Trending Equities.
A component of Net Cash Flow from Investing representing the net cash inflow (outflow) associated with the acquisition & disposal of long-lived; physical & intangible assets that are used in the normal conduct of business to produce goods and services and are not intended for resale. Includes cash inflows/outflows to pay for construction of self-constructed assets & software.
Net Cash Flow from Financing
A component of Net Cash Flow or Change in Cash and Cash Equivalents representing the amount of cash inflow (outflow) from financing activities; from continuing and discontinued operations. Principal components of financing cash flow are: issuance (purchase) of equity shares; issuance (repayment) of debt securities; and payment of dividends & other cash distributions.