Non-Cash Charge


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Non-Cash Charge

Any charge to a company that does not result in a cash outlay. Examples of non-cash charges include depreciation and amortization. For example, depreciation reduces the value of an asset but does not require a reduction in the cash on hand. A non-cash charge reduces a company's earnings.
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According to the company, the non-cash charges will not affect its 2013 adjusted financial results; however, 2013 reported GAAP earnings per share are now expected to be lower than the prior outlook of USD0.
In addition to the non-cash charges Hydro would recognise unrealised losses of NOK1.
As part of its focus on improved profitability and long-term growth, DFA closed two cheese plants in 2007, resulting in the one-time, non-cash charges.

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