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).

## ANW 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 Aus Tin Mining Limited (ANW), the free cash flow value is -939629.

All amounts in AUD

Operating Cash
-827.11k
Capital Expenditure
-112.52k
Free Cash Flow
-939629

Aus Tin Mining 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).

## ANW Cash Flow Statement History

Following table shows the history of Cash Flow Statements sheet for Aus Tin Mining Limited (ASX:ANW).

30 Jun 202030 Jun 201930 Jun 201830 Jun 2017
Net Income-2.25M-4.91M-3.01M-1.86M
Depreciation521.49k39.47k134.76k186.62k
Change To Netincome-109.6k2.49M742.13k504.43k
Change To Account Receivables45.35k-1.45k-2.22k-4.69k
Change To Liabilities936.58k189.31k371.19k-577.05k
Change To Operating Activities24.3k120.9k120.9k-29.38k
Total Cash From Operating Activities-827.11k-2.42M-1.86M-1.78M
Capital Expenditures-112.52k-910.95k-428.04k-360.9k
Other Cashflows From Investing Activities-988-303.38k-232k-1.28k
Total Cashflows From Investing Activities-63.51k-1.21M-660.03k-362.18k
Net Borrowings175.61k2M1.37M995.04k
Other Cashflows From Financing Activities-19.76k-79.53k-105.76k-107.07k
Total Cash From Financing Activities405.85k3.32M2.72M2.79M
Change In Cash-484.77k-320.08k198.46k647.02k
Issuance Of Stock250k1.39M1.45M1.9M