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Meredith Corp (NYSE:MDP)
Days Payable
16.34 (As of Mar. 2014)

Meredith Corp's payable for the three months ended in Mar. 2014 was $66 Mil. Meredith Corp's revenue for the three months ended in Mar. 2014 was $367 Mil. Hence, Meredith Corp's days payable for the three months ended in Mar. 2014 was 16.34.

Meredith Corp's days payable increased from Mar. 2013 (16.23) to Mar. 2014 (16.34). It may suggest that Meredith 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.

Meredith Corp's Days Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Jun. 2013 is calculated as

Days Payable=Payable/Revenue*Days in Period
=146.688/1471.34*365
=36.39

Meredith Corp's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2014 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Revenue*Days in Period
=65.958/367.414*91
=16.34

* 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.

Meredith Corp Annual Data

Jun04Jun05Jun06Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13
DaysPayable 13.4114.5318.6817.6521.2025.1231.6223.8335.0836.39

Meredith Corp Quarterly Data

Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14
DaysPayable 17.6717.3532.1416.2214.5516.2334.4918.0516.6216.34
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