CHESAPEAKE ENERGY CORPORATION AND SUBSIDIARIES CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF CASH FLOWS -
Supplemental Schedule of Non-Cash Investing and Financing Activities:
The Company had a financing arrangement with a vendor to supply certain oil and gas equipment inventory. The total amounts owed at June 30, 1997, 1996 and 1995 were $1,380,000, $3,156,000 and $6,513,000, respectively. No cash consideration is exchanged for inventory under this financing arrangement until actual draws on the inventory are made.
In fiscal 1997, 1996 and 1995, the Company recognized income tax benefits of $4,808,000, $7,950,000 and $1,229,000, respectively, related to the disposition of stock options by directors and employees of the Company. The tax benefits were recorded as an adjustment to deferred income taxes and paid-in capital. Proceeds from the issuance of $150 million of 7.875% Senior Notes and $150 million of 8.5% Senior Notes in March 1997 are net of $6.4 million in offering fees and expenses which were deducted from the actual cash received. Proceeds from the issuances of $90 million of 10.5% Senior Notes in May 1995 and $120 million of 9.125% Senior Notes in April 1996 are net of $2.7 million and $3.9 million, respectively, in offering fees and expenses which were deducted from the actual cash received. On December 22, 1997 the Company declared a dividend of $0.02 per common share, or $1,486,000, which was paid on January 15, 1998. On June 13, 1997 the Company declared a dividend of $0.02 per common share, or $1,405,000, which was paid on July 15, 1997.