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Dean Foods Co (NYSE:DF)
Days Payable
23.66 (As of Dec. 2015)

Dean Foods Co's payable for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was $393 Mil. Dean Foods Co's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was $1,514 Mil. Hence, Dean Foods Co's days payable for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was 23.66.

DF' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.38   Max: 35.4
Current: 23.31

22.38
35.4

During the past 13 years, Dean Foods Co's highest Days Payable was 35.40. The lowest was 22.38. And the median was 25.31.

DF's Days Payable is ranked lower than
75% of the 1087 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 43.85 vs. DF: 23.31 )

Dean Foods Co's days payable declined from Dec. 2014 (24.94) to Dec. 2015 (23.66). It may suggest that Dean Foods 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.

Dean Foods 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
=392.646/6147.252*365
=23.31

Dean Foods Co's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=392.646/1514.029*365 / 4
=23.66

* 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.

Dean Foods Co Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysPayable 23.0122.3823.0031.8635.4033.3325.8725.7224.8923.31

Dean Foods Co Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
DaysPayable 0.0024.900.000.000.0024.940.000.000.0023.66
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