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NorthWestern Corporation (NYSE:NWE)
Days Payable
26.51 (As of Dec. 2013)

NorthWestern Corporation's payable for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $93 Mil. NorthWestern Corporation's revenue for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $319 Mil. Hence, NorthWestern Corporation's days payable for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was 26.51.

NorthWestern Corporation's days payable declined from Dec. 2012 (27.14) to Dec. 2013 (26.51). It may suggest that NorthWestern Corporation 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.

NorthWestern Corporation's Days Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as

Days Payable=Payable/Revenue*Days in Period
=92.957/1154.519*365
=29.39

NorthWestern Corporation's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Revenue*Days in Period
=92.957/319.09*91
=26.51

* 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.

NorthWestern Corporation Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
DaysPayable 150.8531.1325.3727.8627.4129.7024.6625.0728.5629.39

NorthWestern Corporation Quarterly Data

Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13
DaysPayable 22.0424.6615.4321.7024.0127.1419.5520.3922.0026.51
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