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Hospira Inc (NYSE:HSP)
Days Accounts Payable
45.17 (As of Sep. 2014)

Hospira Inc's accounts payable for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was $356 Mil. Hospira Inc's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was $719 Mil. Hence, Hospira Inc's days accounts payable for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was 45.17.

Hospira Inc's days accounts payable increased from Sep. 2013 (32.46) to Sep. 2014 (45.17). It may suggest that Hospira Inc delayed paying its suppliers.


Definition

Days Accounts Payable indicates the number of days that the accounts payable relative to cost of goods sold the company has. An increase of Days Accounts Payable may suggest that the company delays paying its suppliers.

Hospira Inc's Days Accounts Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as

Days Accounts Payable=Accounts Payable/COGS*Days in Period
=329.2/2922.3*365
=41.12

Hospira Inc's Days Accounts Payable for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 is calculated as:

Days Accounts Payable=Accounts Payable/COGS*Days in Period
=356.1/719.3*365 / 4
=45.17

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


Related Terms

Accounts Payable, COGS


Historical Data

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

Hospira Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
Days Accts Payable 19.9426.6627.3330.7036.6234.5748.7233.1233.8241.12

Hospira Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
Days Accts Payable 27.5831.3332.1532.1335.2132.4639.3845.4843.3145.17
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