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Capella Education Co (NAS:CPLA)
Days Payable
3.30 (As of Mar. 2016)

Capella Education Co's payable for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $1.6 Mil. Capella Education Co's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $45.3 Mil. Hence, Capella Education Co's days payable for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was 3.30.

CPLA' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.37   Max: 22.32
Current: 3.18

4.37
22.32

During the past 13 years, Capella Education Co's highest Days Payable was 22.32. The lowest was 4.37. And the median was 13.50.

CPLA's Days Payable is ranked lower than
91% of the 101 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 23.74 vs. CPLA: 3.18 )

Capella Education Co's days payable declined from Mar. 2015 (11.73) to Mar. 2016 (3.30). It may suggest that Capella Education Co 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.

Capella Education Co's Days Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=2.275/189.852*365
=4.37

Capella Education Co's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=1.639/45.311*365 / 4
=3.30

* 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.

Capella Education Co Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysPayable 22.3222.206.7513.5610.2219.0711.0315.7713.444.37

Capella Education Co Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
DaysPayable 15.7813.0713.819.8513.6911.7310.1616.964.403.30
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