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Equifax Inc (NYSE:EFX)
Days Payable
25.82 (As of Dec. 2016)

Equifax Inc's payable for the three months ended in Dec. 2016 was $81 Mil. Equifax Inc's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Dec. 2016 was $286 Mil. Hence, Equifax Inc's days payable for the three months ended in Dec. 2016 was 25.82.

EFX' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.77   Max: 26.55
Current: 26.55

8.77
26.55

During the past 13 years, Equifax Inc's highest Days Payable was 26.55. The lowest was 8.77. And the median was 14.02.

EFX's Days Payable is ranked lower than
63% of the 391 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 39.77 vs. EFX: 26.55 )

Equifax Inc's days payable increased from Dec. 2015 (16.47) to Dec. 2016 (25.82). It may suggest that Equifax Inc 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.

Equifax Inc's Days Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2016 is calculated as

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=81/1113.4*365
=26.55

Equifax Inc's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=81/286.3*365 / 4
=25.82

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.


Related Terms

Revenue


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Equifax Inc Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
DaysPayable 15.1013.7818.2311.8214.2612.069.238.7716.7026.55

Equifax Inc Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
DaysPayable 15.188.6317.8614.8017.4816.4720.1413.8614.5725.82
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