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The Wendy's Co (NAS:WEN)
Days Payable
19.43 (As of Sep. 2016)

The Wendy's Co's payable for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $40 Mil. The Wendy's Co's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $187 Mil. Hence, The Wendy's Co's days payable for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was 19.43.

WEN' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.74   Max: 35.93
Current: 19.01

13.74
35.93

During the past 13 years, The Wendy's Co's highest Days Payable was 35.93. The lowest was 13.74. And the median was 17.15.

WEN's Days Payable is ranked lower than
83% of the 236 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 39.67 vs. WEN: 19.01 )

The Wendy's Co's days payable increased from Sep. 2015 (19.00) to Sep. 2016 (19.43). It may suggest that The Wendy's Co 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.

The Wendy's Co'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
=53.681/1184.073*365
=16.55

The Wendy's Co's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=39.722/186.546*365 / 4
=19.43

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


Related Terms

Revenue


Historical Data

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

The Wendy's Co Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
DaysPayable 21.5535.9320.8416.9016.3413.7417.1520.8216.550.00

The Wendy's Co Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
DaysPayable 26.5621.7821.6119.5019.0017.9915.4517.2119.430.00
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