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Agilent Technologies Inc (NYSE:A)
Days Accounts Payable
47.74 (As of Oct. 2014)

Agilent Technologies Inc's accounts payable for the three months ended in Oct. 2014 was $475 Mil. Agilent Technologies Inc's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Oct. 2014 was $908 Mil. Hence, Agilent Technologies Inc's days accounts payable for the three months ended in Oct. 2014 was 47.74.

Agilent Technologies Inc's days accounts payable declined from Oct. 2013 (48.67) to Oct. 2014 (47.74). It may suggest that Agilent Technologies Inc accelerated paying its suppliers.


Definition

Days Accounts Payable indicates the number of days that the accounts payable relative to cost of goods sold the company has. An increase of Days Accounts Payable may suggest that the company delays paying its suppliers.

Agilent Technologies Inc's Days Accounts Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Oct. 2014 is calculated as

Days Accounts Payable=Accounts Payable/COGS*Days in Period
=475/3388*365
=51.17

Agilent Technologies Inc's Days Accounts Payable for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2014 is calculated as:

Days Accounts Payable=Accounts Payable/COGS*Days in Period
=475/908*365 / 4
=47.74

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Related Terms

Accounts Payable, COGS


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Agilent Technologies Inc Annual Data

Oct05Oct06Oct07Oct08Oct09Oct10Oct11Oct12Oct13Oct14
Days Accts Payable 47.9859.6048.1043.6151.1972.4555.8351.7148.5651.17

Agilent Technologies Inc Quarterly Data

Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14
Days Accts Payable 53.9049.7851.7848.6146.6648.6749.2952.7543.0547.74
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