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BlueLinx Holdings Inc (NYSE:BXC)
Days Payable
20.44 (As of Dec. 2016)

BlueLinx Holdings Inc's payable for the three months ended in Dec. 2016 was $83 Mil. BlueLinx Holdings Inc's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Dec. 2016 was $369 Mil. Hence, BlueLinx Holdings Inc's days payable for the three months ended in Dec. 2016 was 20.44.

BXC' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.45   Max: 18.98
Current: 18.26

11.45
18.98

During the past 13 years, BlueLinx Holdings Inc's highest Days Payable was 18.98. The lowest was 11.45. And the median was 16.41.

BXC's Days Payable is ranked lower than
89% of the 442 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 59.50 vs. BXC: 18.26 )

BlueLinx Holdings Inc's days payable declined from Dec. 2015 (21.34) to Dec. 2016 (20.44). It may suggest that BlueLinx Holdings 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.

BlueLinx Holdings Inc's Days Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2016 is calculated as

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=82.735/1653.637*365
=18.26

BlueLinx Holdings Inc's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=82.735/369.283*365 / 4
=20.44

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

BlueLinx Holdings Inc Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
DaysPayable 17.4711.6116.2314.3916.5916.9411.4514.0318.9818.26

BlueLinx Holdings Inc Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
DaysPayable 19.8015.1922.7623.0420.2721.3422.9219.5620.5720.44
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