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Computer Sciences Corp (NYSE:CSC)
Days Payable
20.20 (As of Sep. 2015)

Computer Sciences Corp's payable for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $436 Mil. Computer Sciences Corp's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $1,970 Mil. Hence, Computer Sciences Corp's days payable for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was 20.20.

CSC' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.49   Max: 26.43
Current: 17.76

11.49
26.43

During the past 13 years, Computer Sciences Corp's highest Days Payable was 26.43. The lowest was 11.49. And the median was 15.60.

CSC's Days Payable is ranked lower than
80% of the 1290 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 44.10 vs. CSC: 17.76 )

Computer Sciences Corp's days payable increased from Sep. 2014 (15.71) to Sep. 2015 (20.20). It may suggest that Computer Sciences Corp 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.

Computer Sciences Corp's Days Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Mar. 2015 is calculated as

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=422/9534*365
=16.16

Computer Sciences Corp's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2015 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=436/1970*365 / 4
=20.20

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


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Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Computer Sciences Corp Annual Data

Mar06Mar07Mar08Mar09Mar10Mar11Mar12Mar13Mar14Mar15
DaysPayable 21.9626.4322.1517.5211.6714.6011.7011.4915.0316.16

Computer Sciences Corp Quarterly Data

Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15
DaysPayable 11.6911.9411.7414.9114.5915.7112.2315.8318.5620.20
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