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CenterPoint Energy Inc (NYSE:CNP)
Days Payable
31.30 (As of Jun. 2014)

CenterPoint Energy Inc's payable for the three months ended in Jun. 2014 was $648 Mil. CenterPoint Energy Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Jun. 2014 was $1,884 Mil. Hence, CenterPoint Energy Inc's days payable for the three months ended in Jun. 2014 was 31.30.

CenterPoint Energy Inc's days payable increased from Jun. 2013 (24.98) to Jun. 2014 (31.30). It may suggest that CenterPoint Energy 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.

CenterPoint Energy Inc's Days Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as

Days Payable=Payable/Revenue*Days in Period
=873/8106*365
=39.31

CenterPoint Energy Inc's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2014 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Revenue*Days in Period
=648/1884*91
=31.30

* 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.

CenterPoint Energy Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
DaysPayable 37.2343.5939.5627.5428.9235.0934.1933.1335.3139.31

CenterPoint Energy Inc Quarterly Data

Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14
DaysPayable 23.1427.6328.9330.6924.1224.9828.6336.3829.4031.30
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