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NRG Energy Inc (NYSE:NRG)
Days Payable
31.14 (As of Mar. 2015)

NRG Energy Inc's payable for the three months ended in Mar. 2015 was $1,045 Mil. NRG Energy Inc's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Mar. 2015 was $3,062 Mil. Hence, NRG Energy Inc's days payable for the three months ended in Mar. 2015 was 31.14.

NRG Energy Inc's days payable declined from Mar. 2014 (36.07) to Mar. 2015 (31.14). It may suggest that NRG Energy Inc 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.

NRG Energy Inc'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
=1060/11779*365
=32.85

NRG Energy Inc's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2015 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=1045/3062*365 / 4
=31.14

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


Related Terms

Revenue


Historical Data

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

NRG Energy Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
DaysPayable 0.000.000.0045.7547.5247.0644.1869.6746.6532.85

NRG Energy Inc Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
DaysPayable 72.2654.8653.2143.8448.7236.0735.7330.5732.7831.14
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