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VIVUS Inc (NAS:VVUS)
Days Payable
188.81 (As of Mar. 2016)

VIVUS Inc's payable for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $7.66 Mil. VIVUS Inc's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $3.70 Mil. Hence, VIVUS Inc's days payable for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was 188.81.

VVUS' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 64.29   Max: 49528.74
Current: 100.03

64.29
49528.74

During the past 13 years, VIVUS Inc's highest Days Payable was 49528.74. The lowest was 64.29. And the median was 240.62.

VVUS's Days Payable is ranked higher than
67% of the 444 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 57.77 vs. VVUS: 100.03 )

VIVUS Inc's days payable increased from Mar. 2015 (86.28) to Mar. 2016 (188.81). It may suggest that VIVUS 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.

VIVUS Inc'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
=7.06/34.157*365
=75.44

VIVUS 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
=7.664/3.704*365 / 4
=188.81

* 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.

VIVUS Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysPayable 64.29234.38525.24246.860.000.0049,528.74806.70114.0275.44

VIVUS Inc Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
DaysPayable 310.1973.42126.37103.3999.4486.28138.6158.34245.33188.81
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