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Barnes & Noble Inc (NYSE:BKS)
Days Payable
50.61 (As of Apr. 2014)

Barnes & Noble Inc's payable for the three months ended in Apr. 2014 was $735 Mil. Barnes & Noble Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Apr. 2014 was $1,322 Mil. Hence, Barnes & Noble Inc's days payable for the three months ended in Apr. 2014 was 50.61.

Barnes & Noble Inc's days payable declined from Apr. 2013 (57.38) to Apr. 2014 (50.61). It may suggest that Barnes & Noble Inc 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.

Barnes & Noble Inc's Days Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Apr. 2014 is calculated as

Days Payable=Payable/Revenue*Days in Period
=735.112/6381.357*365
=42.05

Barnes & Noble Inc's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2014 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Revenue*Days in Period
=735.112/1321.906*91
=50.61

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


Related Terms

Revenue


Historical Data

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

Barnes & Noble Inc Annual Data

Jan05Jan06Jan07Jan08Jan09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13Apr14
DaysPayable 55.8059.2855.0157.6553.2154.6149.4944.2042.9742.05

Barnes & Noble Inc Quarterly Data

Jan12Apr12Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14
DaysPayable 55.5456.9386.8465.1251.4257.3881.8864.3651.7850.61
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