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Viacom Inc (NAS:VIA)
Days Payable
18.92 (As of Mar. 2016)

Viacom Inc's payable for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $343 Mil. Viacom Inc's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $1,654 Mil. Hence, Viacom Inc's days payable for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was 18.92.

VIA' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.93   Max: 27.09
Current: 19.45

11.93
27.09

During the past 13 years, Viacom Inc's highest Days Payable was 27.09. The lowest was 11.93. And the median was 23.84.

VIA's Days Payable is ranked lower than
76% of the 300 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 54.34 vs. VIA: 19.45 )

Viacom Inc's days payable increased from Mar. 2015 (15.93) to Mar. 2016 (18.92). It may suggest that Viacom 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.

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 Mar. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=343/1654*365 / 4
=18.92

* 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

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Sep10Sep11Sep12Sep13Sep14Sep15
DaysPayable 27.0924.3923.8411.930.0019.8113.3116.9626.5026.89

Viacom Inc Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
DaysPayable 14.9820.2319.6522.0620.8015.9324.1223.8416.5518.92
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