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Computer Sciences Corp (NYSE:CSC)
Days Payable
15.83 (As of Mar. 2015)

Computer Sciences Corp's payable for the three months ended in Mar. 2015 was $422 Mil. Computer Sciences Corp's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Mar. 2015 was $2,433 Mil. Hence, Computer Sciences Corp's days payable for the three months ended in Mar. 2015 was 15.83.

Computer Sciences Corp's days payable increased from Mar. 2014 (14.91) to Mar. 2015 (15.83). 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 Mar. 2015 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=422/2433*365 / 4
=15.83

* 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

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
DaysPayable 11.3612.5611.6911.9411.7414.9114.5915.7112.2315.83
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