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Barnes & Noble Inc (NYSE:BKS)
Days Payable
76.42 (As of Apr. 2015)

Barnes & Noble Inc's payable for the three months ended in Apr. 2015 was $655 Mil. Barnes & Noble Inc's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Apr. 2015 was $782 Mil. Hence, Barnes & Noble Inc's days payable for the three months ended in Apr. 2015 was 76.42.

Barnes & Noble Inc's days payable increased from Apr. 2014 (74.74) to Apr. 2015 (76.42). It may suggest that Barnes & Noble Inc delayed 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. 2015 is calculated as

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=655.064/4196.998*365
=56.97

Barnes & Noble Inc's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2015 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=655.064/782.197*365 / 4
=76.42

* 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

Jan06Jan07Jan08Jan09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13Apr14Apr15
DaysPayable 85.5679.8982.7576.9776.7366.5467.1157.0059.3256.97

Barnes & Noble Inc Quarterly Data

Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15
DaysPayable 74.1570.75113.5587.9774.4274.74117.6988.0073.9376.42
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