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Viacom Inc (NAS:VIAB)
Days Payable
22.20 (As of Sep. 2016)

Viacom Inc's payable for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $453 Mil. Viacom Inc's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $1,862 Mil. Hence, Viacom Inc's days payable for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was 22.20.

VIAB' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.97   Max: 26.89
Current: 24.74

10.97
26.89

During the past 13 years, Viacom Inc's highest Days Payable was 26.89. The lowest was 10.97. And the median was 21.83.

VIAB's Days Payable is ranked lower than
70% of the 279 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 52.54 vs. VIAB: 24.74 )

Viacom Inc's days payable declined from Sep. 2015 (23.84) to Sep. 2016 (22.20). 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. 2016 is calculated as

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=453/6684*365
=24.74

Viacom Inc's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=453/1862*365 / 4
=22.20

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

Viacom Inc Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Sep10Sep11Sep12Sep13Sep14Sep15Sep16
DaysPayable 24.3923.8412.5410.9719.8113.3116.9626.5026.8924.74

Viacom Inc Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
DaysPayable 19.6522.0620.8015.9324.1223.8416.5518.9216.0522.20
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