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Brocade Communications Systems Inc (NAS:BRCD)
Days Payable
46.03 (As of Oct. 2015)

Brocade Communications Systems Inc's payable for the three months ended in Oct. 2015 was $98 Mil. Brocade Communications Systems Inc's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Oct. 2015 was $195 Mil. Hence, Brocade Communications Systems Inc's days payable for the three months ended in Oct. 2015 was 46.03.

BRCD' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 39.56   Max: 100.89
Current: 48.71

39.56
100.89

During the past 13 years, Brocade Communications Systems Inc's highest Days Payable was 100.89. The lowest was 39.56. And the median was 56.28.

BRCD's Days Payable is ranked lower than
61% of the 1905 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 58.87 vs. BRCD: 48.71 )

Brocade Communications Systems Inc's days payable increased from Oct. 2014 (45.67) to Oct. 2015 (46.03). It may suggest that Brocade Communications Systems 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.

Brocade Communications Systems Inc's Days Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Oct. 2015 is calculated as

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=98.143/735.387*365
=48.71

Brocade Communications Systems Inc's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2015 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=98.143/194.55*365 / 4
=46.03

* 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.

Brocade Communications Systems Inc Annual Data

Oct06Oct07Oct08Oct09Oct10Oct11Oct12Oct13Oct14Oct15
DaysPayable 67.8669.02100.8971.9562.4446.2550.1139.5645.8848.71

Brocade Communications Systems Inc Quarterly Data

Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15
DaysPayable 44.1441.0437.4039.9541.8345.6743.1448.0948.5946.03
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