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Forward Air Corp (NAS:FWRD)
Days Payable
11.25 (As of Mar. 2017)

Forward Air Corp's payable for the three months ended in Mar. 2017 was $15.8 Mil. Forward Air Corp's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Mar. 2017 was $128.2 Mil. Hence, Forward Air Corp's days payable for the three months ended in Mar. 2017 was 11.25.

FWRD' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.52   Max: 30.02
Current: 11.52

11.52
30.02

During the past 13 years, Forward Air Corp's highest Days Payable was 30.02. The lowest was 11.52. And the median was 18.58.

FWRD's Days Payable is ranked lower than
85% of the 489 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 37.49 vs. FWRD: 11.52 )

Forward Air Corp's days payable declined from Mar. 2016 (13.69) to Mar. 2017 (11.25). It may suggest that Forward Air Corp 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.

Forward Air Corp's Days Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2016 is calculated as

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=18.012/512.472*365
=12.83

Forward Air Corp's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2017 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=15.8/128.17*365 / 4
=11.25

* 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.

Forward Air Corp Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
DaysPayable 30.0225.2717.2418.5919.4115.5119.7418.5716.6212.83

Forward Air Corp Quarterly Data

Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16Mar17
DaysPayable 12.7517.2322.5719.1816.1913.6912.3312.7511.8711.25
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