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Barnes & Noble Inc (NYSE:BKS)
Days Payable
71.78 (As of Apr. 2016)

Barnes & Noble Inc's payable for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was $481 Mil. Barnes & Noble Inc's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was $611 Mil. Hence, Barnes & Noble Inc's days payable for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was 71.78.

BKS' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 56.97   Max: 82.75
Current: 75.73

56.97
82.75

During the past 13 years, Barnes & Noble Inc's highest Days Payable was 82.75. The lowest was 56.97. And the median was 66.83.

BKS's Days Payable is ranked higher than
73% of the 656 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 48.95 vs. BKS: 75.73 )

Barnes & Noble Inc's days payable declined from Apr. 2015 (76.42) to Apr. 2016 (71.78). 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. 2016 is calculated as

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=480.574/2836.547*365
=61.84

Barnes & Noble Inc's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=480.574/610.926*365 / 4
=71.78

* 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.

Barnes & Noble Inc Annual Data

Jan07Jan08Jan09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13Apr14Apr15Apr16
DaysPayable 79.8982.7576.9776.7366.5467.1157.0059.3256.9761.84

Barnes & Noble Inc Quarterly Data

Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16Jul16
DaysPayable 74.74117.6988.0073.9376.42126.83106.6657.0871.7883.14
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