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Sycamore Networks Inc (OTCPK:SCMR)
Days Payable
13.84 (As of Jan. 2013)

Sycamore Networks Inc's payable for the three months ended in Jan. 2013 was $1.44 Mil. Sycamore Networks Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Jan. 2013 was $9.47 Mil. Hence, Sycamore Networks Inc's days payable for the three months ended in Jan. 2013 was 13.84.

Sycamore Networks Inc's days payable increased from Jan. 2012 (8.97) to Jan. 2013 (13.84). It may suggest that Sycamore Networks 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.

Sycamore Networks Inc's Days Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Jul. 2012 is calculated as

Days Payable=Payable/Revenue*Days in Period
=1.432/57.285*365
=9.12

Sycamore Networks Inc's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2013 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Revenue*Days in Period
=1.44/9.47*91
=13.84

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


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Historical Data

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

Sycamore Networks Inc Annual Data

Jul03Jul04Jul05Jul06Jul07Jul08Jul09Jul10Jul11Jul12
DaysPayable 33.1445.9011.9623.7831.737.8812.8115.3812.479.12

Sycamore Networks Inc Quarterly Data

Oct10Jan11Apr11Jul11Oct11Jan12Apr12Jul12Oct12Jan13
DaysPayable 15.8515.558.0811.683.598.976.087.765.8613.84
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