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Republic Services Inc (NYSE:RSG)
Days Payable
35.83 (As of Mar. 2016)

Republic Services Inc's payable for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $542 Mil. Republic Services Inc's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $1,381 Mil. Hence, Republic Services Inc's days payable for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was 35.83.

RSG' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 29.39   Max: 85.18
Current: 35.38

29.39
85.18

During the past 13 years, Republic Services Inc's highest Days Payable was 85.18. The lowest was 29.39. And the median was 36.93.

RSG's Days Payable is ranked lower than
56% of the 112 Companies
in the Global Waste Management industry.

( Industry Median: 45.55 vs. RSG: 35.38 )

Republic Services Inc's days payable increased from Mar. 2015 (34.39) to Mar. 2016 (35.83). It may suggest that Republic Services Inc 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.

Republic Services Inc's Days Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=577.4/5518.6*365
=38.19

Republic Services Inc's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=542.4/1381.4*365 / 4
=35.83

* 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.

Republic Services Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysPayable 30.6329.3985.1844.6746.4642.2834.6035.6634.2038.19

Republic Services Inc Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
DaysPayable 36.3433.8334.6133.6931.2434.3934.9536.8137.5335.83
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