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Capella Education Co (NAS:CPLA)
Days Payable
16.96 (As of Sep. 2015)

Capella Education Co's payable for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $9.0 Mil. Capella Education Co's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $48.2 Mil. Hence, Capella Education Co's days payable for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was 16.96.

CPLA' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.75   Max: 22.32
Current: 17.38

6.75
22.32

During the past 13 years, Capella Education Co's highest Days Payable was 22.32. The lowest was 6.75. And the median was 14.67.

CPLA's Days Payable is ranked lower than
62% of the 100 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 24.04 vs. CPLA: 17.38 )

Capella Education Co's days payable increased from Sep. 2014 (9.85) to Sep. 2015 (16.96). It may suggest that Capella Education Co 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.

Capella Education Co's Days Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=6.832/185.503*365
=13.44

Capella Education Co's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2015 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=8.96/48.221*365 / 4
=16.96

* 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.

Capella Education Co Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
DaysPayable 21.6322.3222.206.7513.5610.2218.9011.0315.7713.44

Capella Education Co Quarterly Data

Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15
DaysPayable 13.3416.8515.7813.0713.819.8513.6911.2810.1616.96
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