Cash flow is the net amount of cash and cash-equivalents being transferred into and out of a business. At the most fundamental level, a company’s ability to create value for shareholders is determined by its ability to generate positive cash flows, or more specifically, maximize long-term free cash flow (FCF).

ADN Free Cash Flow Analysis

Free cash flow, a measure commonly used by analysts to assess a company's profitability, represents the cash a company generates after accounting for cash outflows to support operations and maintain its capital assets.

The Free Cash Flow is calculated using a number of methods including using Operating Cash Flow. Following is the formula to calculate Free Cash Flow based on Operating Cash Flow.

`Free Cash Flow = Operating Cash Flow - Capital Expenditures`

Using above formula to calculate Free Cash Flow for Andromeda Metals Limited (ADN), the free cash flow value is -6.86M.

All amounts in AUD

Operating Cash
-1.74M
Capital Expenditure
-5.12M
Free Cash Flow
-6.86M

Andromeda Metals Limited has a negative free cash flow as per the latest annual Cash flow statement released by the company. Positive free cash flow is cruscial for the financial health of a company, which can be used to pay dividends, expand operations, and deleverage its balance sheet (i.e., reduce debt).

ADN Cash Flow Statement History

Following table shows the history of Cash Flow Statements sheet for Andromeda Metals Limited (ASX:ADN).

30 Jun 202130 Jun 202030 Jun 201930 Jun 2018
Net Income-6.44M-3.45M-1.11M-832.71k
Depreciation155.17k437.8k139.36k90.64k
Change To Netincome4.26M1.9M119.37k-58.01k
Change To Account Receivables-149.72k13k-52.22k-17.53k
Change To Liabilities405.04k-1.85k41.54k1.9k
Change To Operating Activities33.8k17.34k4.74k7.51k
Total Cash From Operating Activities-1.74M-1.08M-788.26k-659.04k
Capital Expenditures-5.12M-3.23M-1.35M-775.65k
Investments599.78k42.04k300k300k
Other Cashflows From Investing Activities242.95k77.22k-6.8k254.08k
Total Cashflows From Investing Activities-4.28M-2.46M-1.06M-617.37k
Net Borrowings-73k-28.57k-28.57k-28.57k
Other Cashflows From Financing Activities-25.06k-274.68k-210.46k-222.26k
Total Cash From Financing Activities7.92M4.87M2.65M1.87M
Change In Cash1.91M1.33M807.98k592.88k
Issuance Of Stock8.02M5.17M2.86M2.09M