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null value

null value

null value

I'm getting null values for paymentamout when it should be 0 and I would like to populate the nulls with a zero. I thought this would do it:

CODE --> sql

select sum(p.paymentamount), pf.portfolio, pf.placementdate 
from portfolios pf left outer join payments p on p.portfolio=pf.portfolio 
and p.paymentstatus='PENDING' 
group by pf.portfolio order by pf.placementdate; 

Any help would be great!

RE: null value


select sum(ifnull(p.paymentamount,0)), ......


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