LB Foster Cash Flow - Quarterly (NASDAQ:FSTR)

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$23.25 $0.1 (0.43%) FSTR stock closing price Aug 20, 2018 (Closing)

The cash flow statement is one of the reports a publicly traded company like LB Foster needs to disclose. The profit-loss statement shows LB Foster profits, the balance sheet shows LB Foster debt, and the cash flow statement reflects the liquidity and solvency of a firm. This statement reflects the company's ability to generate cash flows. LB Foster stock analysis shows positive net income cash flow of $2.92M till 2018 Q2. This statement is important because profits alone cannot pay employees, or bills. Cash is required. LB Foster has a negative cash and cash equivalents change of $-24.41M.

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Fiscal year is Jan - Dec2018 Q22018 Q12017 Q42017 Q32017 Q22017 Q12016 Q42016 Q32016 Q22016 Q1
Net Income Cash Flow
Depreciation Depletion Amortization Cash-Flow9.44M4.72M19.84M14.92M9.98M5.04M23.49M18.43M13.38M6.99M
Net Increase (Decrease) in Assets Liabilities-5.31M-15.69M8.53M18.86M7.73M-5.85M-4.09M-4.06M-9.14M
Cash From (used in) Discontinued Operations----------
Other Adjustments Net--0.17M-0.27M---142.42M98.34M92.06M-0.12M
Net Cash from (used by) Operating Activities
Increase (Decrease) in Prop Plant And Equipment--0.71M-4.68M-3.94M-4.45M-3.31M-6.69M-5.58M-4.3M-3.02M
Acquisition Disposition of Subsidiaires----------
Increase (Decrease) in Investments-------1.23M-0.63M-0.57M-0.57M
Other Cash Inflow (Outflow) from Investment Activities----------
Net Cash from (used by) Investment Activities
Issuance (Purchase) of Equity Shares-0.31M-0.31M-0.1M-0.1M-0.09M-0.09M-0.34M-0.26M-0.26M-0.16M
Issuance (Repayment) of Debt Securities-30.93M-27.56M-29.6M-21.28M-21.58M-4.29M-9.18M-33.12M-0.38M6.16M
Increase (Decrease) in Bank & Other Borrowings----------
Payment of Dividends & Other Cash Distributions-------1.24M-1.24M-0.82M-0.41M
Other Cash from (used by) Financing Activities-------1.74M-0.83M-0.83M-0.07M
Net Cash from (used by) Financing Activities
Effect of Exchange Rate Changes on Cash-1.34M-0.69M2.33M2.46M1.3M--0.9M---
Net Change in Cash & Cash Equivalents
Cash & Equivalents at Beginning of Year37.68M30.36M33.31M52.02M64.62M101.46M73.72M74.8M124.84M115.07M
Cash & Equivalents at Year End13.27M10.98M37.67M35M35.45M33.76M30.36M3.65M32.8M30.88M
All figures in USD. M: Millions of USD, B: Billions of USD.
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The statement of cash flows can be categorized into the following main sections:

  • LB Foster had a Net Change in Cash and Cash Equivalents of $-24.41M in the latest quarter 2018 Q2. If a firm is able to grow its cash, it is considered to be a positive signal and could lead to a jump in the LB Foster stock price, albeit too much cash on hand can imply the company has no or limited avenues for growth in which to invest this cash.
  • LB Foster increased its cash from operating activities to $7.9M till 2018 Q2. Operating activities include production of goods or creating a product or providing a service, and collecting payment for the same from customers. The cash generated from these activities is refered to as cash flow from operating activities.
  • Cash Flow from investment activities: This includes buying/selling of land and equipment, acquisitions and mergers, sell-off, investment in other companies like buying bonds, stocks etc., and was $- for FSTR till last quarter 2018 Q2 report.
  • Cash flow from financing activities shows the flow of cash between LB Foster and its owners and creditors and was $-31.24M till 2018 Q2. Financing activities allow a company to raise capital, and repay bondholders.

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