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Costco Wholesale Days Payable

: 25.80 (As of Aug. 2019)
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Costco Wholesale's payable for the three months ended in Aug. 2019 was USD 11,679 Mil. Costco Wholesale's Cost of Goods Sold for the three months ended in Aug. 2019 was USD 41,310 Mil. Hence, Costco Wholesale's days payable for the three months ended in Aug. 2019 was 25.80.

NAS:COST' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 27   Max: 41.69
Current: 41.69

27
41.69

During the past 13 years, Costco Wholesale's highest Days Payable was 41.69. The lowest was 27.00. And the median was 31.41.

NAS:COST's Days Payable is ranked lower than
60% of the 357 Companies
in the Retail - Defensive industry.

( Industry Median: 49.29 vs. NAS:COST: 41.69 )

Costco Wholesale's days payable declined from Aug. 2018 (26.52) to Aug. 2019 (25.80). It may suggest that Costco Wholesale accelerated paying its suppliers.


Costco Wholesale Days Payable Historical Data

* 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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Costco Wholesale Annual Data
Aug10 Aug11 Aug12 Aug13 Aug14 Aug15 Aug16 Aug17 Aug18 Aug19
Days Payable Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 32.54 27.00 31.34 33.30 32.08

Costco Wholesale Quarterly Data
Nov14 Feb15 May15 Aug15 Nov15 Feb16 May16 Aug16 Nov16 Feb17 May17 Aug17 Nov17 Feb18 May18 Aug18 Nov18 Feb19 May19 Aug19
Days Payable Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 26.52 39.13 31.82 34.20 25.80

Competitive Comparison
* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap.


Costco Wholesale Days Payable Distribution

* The bar in red indicates where Costco Wholesale's Days Payable falls into.



Costco Wholesale Days Payable Calculation

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.

Costco Wholesale's Days Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Aug. 2019 is calculated as

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=11679/132886*365
=32.08

Costco Wholesale's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Aug. 2019 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=11679/41310*365 / 4
=25.80

* 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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