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A O Smith Corp (NYSE:AOS)
Days Payable
91.00 (As of Dec. 2014)

A O Smith Corp's payable for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 was $394 Mil. A O Smith Corp's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 was $395 Mil. Hence, A O Smith Corp's days payable for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 was 91.00.

A O Smith Corp's days payable declined from Dec. 2013 (98.39) to Dec. 2014 (91.00). It may suggest that A O Smith Corp accelerated paying its suppliers.


Definition

Days Payable indicates the number of days that the account payable relative to revenue the company has. An increase of Days Payable may suggest that the company delays paying its suppliers.

A O Smith Corp's Days Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=393.8/1496.7*365
=96.04

A O Smith Corp's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=393.8/394.9*365 / 4
=91.00

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


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Revenue


Historical Data

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

A O Smith Corp Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
DaysPayable 55.9861.6362.0155.4788.1992.0192.1793.26102.3996.04

A O Smith Corp Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
DaysPayable 86.4788.6184.5481.8792.5798.3987.4385.8893.3791.00
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