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Charter Communications Inc (NAS:CHTR)
Days Payable
8.70 (As of Dec. 2016)

Charter Communications Inc's payable for the three months ended in Dec. 2016 was $454 Mil. Charter Communications Inc's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Dec. 2016 was $4,761 Mil. Hence, Charter Communications Inc's days payable for the three months ended in Dec. 2016 was 8.70.

CHTR' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.4   Max: 17.8
Current: 12.12

6.4
17.8

During the past 13 years, Charter Communications Inc's highest Days Payable was 17.80. The lowest was 6.40. And the median was 11.19.

CHTR's Days Payable is ranked lower than
91% of the 269 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 64.11 vs. CHTR: 12.12 )

Charter Communications Inc's days payable declined from Dec. 2015 (10.15) to Dec. 2016 (8.70). It may suggest that Charter Communications 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.

Charter Communications 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
=454/13674*365
=12.12

Charter Communications 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
=454/4761*365 / 4
=8.70

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


Related Terms

Revenue


Historical Data

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

Charter Communications Inc Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
DaysPayable 17.6912.940.0017.806.4010.448.0611.1910.1512.12

Charter Communications Inc Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
DaysPayable 6.31104.719.779.409.1010.1510.3413.929.218.70
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