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Rockwell Automation Inc (NYSE:ROK)
Days Accounts Payable
46.17 (As of Sep. 2014)

Rockwell Automation Inc's accounts payable for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was $521 Mil. Rockwell Automation Inc's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was $1,029 Mil. Hence, Rockwell Automation Inc's days accounts payable for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was 46.17.

Rockwell Automation Inc's days accounts payable declined from Sep. 2013 (48.98) to Sep. 2014 (46.17). It may suggest that Rockwell Automation Inc accelerated 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.

Rockwell Automation Inc's Days Accounts Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Sep. 2014 is calculated as

Days Accounts Payable=Accounts Payable/COGS*Days in Period
=520.6/3869.6*365
=49.11

Rockwell Automation 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
=520.6/1028.9*365 / 4
=46.17

* 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.

Rockwell Automation Inc Annual Data

Sep05Sep06Sep07Sep08Sep09Sep10Sep11Sep12Sep13Sep14
Days Accts Payable 45.6151.0062.6047.5541.3954.4546.0153.4952.8249.11

Rockwell Automation Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
Days Accts Payable 47.7749.4849.7947.7446.9148.9850.5053.3653.1846.17
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