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Shire PLC (NAS:SHPG)
Days Payable
122.50 (As of Dec. 2015)

Shire PLC's payable for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was $336 Mil. Shire PLC's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was $251 Mil. Hence, Shire PLC's days payable for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was 122.50.

SHPG' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 80.31   Max: 161.12
Current: 128.64

80.31
161.12

During the past 13 years, Shire PLC's highest Days Payable was 161.12. The lowest was 80.31. And the median was 110.24.

SHPG's Days Payable is ranked higher than
72% of the 425 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 63.23 vs. SHPG: 128.64 )

Shire PLC's days payable increased from Dec. 2014 (103.44) to Dec. 2015 (122.50). It may suggest that Shire PLC 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.

Shire PLC'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
=336.3/969*365
=126.68

Shire PLC's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=336.3/250.5*365 / 4
=122.50

* 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.

Shire PLC Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysPayable 80.3192.850.000.000.00161.12129.66110.2492.32126.68

Shire PLC Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
DaysPayable 94.94103.510.0076.4684.93103.44153.86114.78108.79122.50
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