Stock Analysis on Net
Stock Analysis on Net
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Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ)

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Cash Flow Statement

Beginner level

The cash flow statement provides information about a company’s cash receipts and cash payments during an accounting period, showing how these cash flows link the ending cash balance to the beginning balance shown on the company’s balance sheet.

The cash flow statement consists of three parts: cash flows provided by (used in) operating activities, cash flows provided by (used in) investing activities, and cash flows provided by (used in) financing activities.

Verizon Communications Inc., consolidated cash flow statement

US$ in millions

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12 months ended: Dec 31, 2019 Dec 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Dec 31, 2015
Net income
Depreciation and amortization expense
Employee retirement benefits
Deferred income taxes
Provision for uncollectible accounts
Equity in losses of unconsolidated businesses, net of dividends received
Net (gain) loss on sale of divested businesses
Media goodwill impairment
Accounts receivable
Inventories
Prepaid expenses and other
Accounts payable and accrued liabilities and Other current liabilities
Changes in current assets and liabilities, net of effects from acquisition/disposition of businesses
Discretionary employee benefits contributions
Other, net
Adjustments to reconcile net income to net cash provided by operating activities
Net cash provided by operating activities
Capital expenditures, including capitalized software
Acquisitions of businesses, net of cash acquired
Acquisitions of wireless licenses
Proceeds from dispositions of businesses
Other, net
Net cash used in investing activities
Proceeds from long-term borrowings
Proceeds from asset-backed long-term borrowings
Repayments of long-term borrowings and finance lease obligations
Repayments of asset-backed long-term borrowings
Dividends paid
Purchase of common stock for treasury
Other, net
Net cash used in financing activities
Increase (decrease) in cash, cash equivalents and restricted cash
Cash, cash equivalents and restricted cash, beginning of period
Cash, cash equivalents and restricted cash, end of period

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2020-02-21), 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-15), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-23), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-21), 10-K (filing date: 2016-02-23).

Cash flow statement item Description The company
Net cash provided by operating activities Amount of cash inflow (outflow) from operating activities, excluding discontinued operations. Operating activity cash flows include transactions, adjustments, and changes in value not defined as investing or financing activities. Verizon Communications Inc.’s net cash provided by operating activities increased from 2017 to 2018 and from 2018 to 2019.
Net cash used in investing activities Amount of cash inflow (outflow) of investing activities, excluding discontinued operations. Investing activity cash flows include making and collecting loans and acquiring and disposing of debt or equity instruments and property, plant, and equipment and other productive assets. Verizon Communications Inc.’s net cash used in investing activities increased from 2017 to 2018 and from 2018 to 2019.
Net cash used in financing activities Amount of cash inflow (outflow) of financing activities, excluding discontinued operations. Financing activity cash flows include obtaining resources from owners and providing them with a return on, and a return of, their investment; borrowing money and repaying amounts borrowed, or settling the obligation; and obtaining and paying for other resources obtained from creditors on long-term credit. Verizon Communications Inc.’s net cash used in financing activities decreased from 2017 to 2018 and from 2018 to 2019.