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First Solar Days Payable

: 43.59 (As of Jun. 2019)
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First Solar's payable for the three months ended in Jun. 2019 was USD 243 Mil. First Solar's Cost of Goods Sold for the three months ended in Jun. 2019 was USD 508 Mil. Hence, First Solar's days payable for the three months ended in Jun. 2019 was 43.59.

NAS:FSLR' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 18.34   Max: 50.81
Current: 40.62

18.34
50.81

During the past 13 years, First Solar's highest Days Payable was 50.81. The lowest was 18.34. And the median was 33.21.

NAS:FSLR's Days Payable is ranked lower than
61% of the 798 Companies
in the Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 50.10 vs. NAS:FSLR: 40.62 )

First Solar's days payable declined from Jun. 2018 (46.33) to Jun. 2019 (43.59). It may suggest that First Solar accelerated paying its suppliers.


First Solar 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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First Solar Annual Data
Dec09 Dec10 Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Days Payable Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 30.53 41.36 23.96 18.34 45.98

First Solar Quarterly Data
Sep14 Dec14 Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19
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 46.33 25.79 35.90 38.04 43.59

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.


First Solar Days Payable Distribution

* The bar in red indicates where First Solar's Days Payable falls into.



First Solar 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.

First Solar's Days Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2018 is calculated as

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=233.287/1851.867*365
=45.98

First Solar's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2019 is calculated as:

Days Payable=Payable/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=242.541/507.774*365 / 4
=43.59

* 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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