|6 Months Ended|
Mar. 31, 2018
During the six months ended March 31, 2018, we paid approximately $26.2 of cash dividends. We also repurchased approximately 906,000 shares of our common stock during the six months ended March 31, 2018, at a total cost of approximately $38.9. In connection with our share-based compensation plans discussed further in Note 12, we also issued approximately 548,000 shares of common stock, of which approximately 412,000 shares were from treasury stock.
The entire disclosure for shareholders' equity comprised of portions attributable to the parent entity and noncontrolling interest, including other comprehensive income. Includes, but is not limited to, balances of common stock, preferred stock, additional paid-in capital, other capital and retained earnings, accumulated balance for each classification of other comprehensive income and amount of comprehensive income.
Reference 1: http://www.xbrl.org/2003/role/presentationRef