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Genuine Parts Co (NYSE:GPC)
Days Payable
87.12 (As of Dec. 2014)

Genuine Parts Co's payable for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 was $2,555 Mil. Genuine Parts Co's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 was $2,676 Mil. Hence, Genuine Parts Co's days payable for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 was 87.12.

Genuine Parts Co's days payable increased from Dec. 2013 (85.38) to Dec. 2014 (87.12). It may suggest that Genuine Parts Co 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.

Genuine Parts Co's Days Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=2554.759/10747.886*365
=86.76

Genuine Parts Co's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=2554.759/2675.913*365 / 4
=87.12

* 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.

Genuine Parts Co Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
DaysPayable 52.8946.2647.3847.5856.6863.0959.4066.4784.0486.76

Genuine Parts Co Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
DaysPayable 66.7169.5072.1673.2978.1585.3883.8983.2483.0087.12
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