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Viacom Inc (NAS:VIA)
Days Payable
16.55 (As of Dec. 2015)

Viacom Inc's payable for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was $289 Mil. Viacom Inc's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was $1,593 Mil. Hence, Viacom Inc's days payable for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was 16.55.

VIA' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.54   Max: 30.8
Current: 15.43

12.54
30.8

During the past 13 years, Viacom Inc's highest Days Payable was 30.80. The lowest was 12.54. And the median was 24.12.

VIA's Days Payable is ranked lower than
78% of the 297 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 51.93 vs. VIA: 15.43 )

Viacom Inc's days payable declined from Dec. 2014 (20.80) to Dec. 2015 (16.55). It may suggest that Viacom Inc 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.

Viacom Inc's Days Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Sep. 2015 is calculated as

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=506/6868*365
=26.89

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

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=289/1593*365 / 4
=16.55

* 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.

Viacom Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Sep11Sep12Sep13Sep14Sep15
DaysPayable 30.8027.5324.3923.8412.5417.9113.3116.9626.5026.89

Viacom Inc Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
DaysPayable 17.4514.9820.2319.6522.0620.8015.9324.1223.8416.55
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