>
Switch to:

BCE Days Payable

: 123.48 (As of Jun. 2021)
View and export this data going back to 1983. Start your Free Trial

BCE's average Accounts Payable for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 was $3,078 Mil. BCE's Cost of Goods Sold for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 was $2,275 Mil. Hence, BCE's Days Payable for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 was 123.48.

The historical rank and industry rank for BCE's Days Payable or its related term are showing as below:

NYSE:BCE' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 73.61   Med: 76.63   Max: 108.44
Current: 107.26

73.61
108.44

During the past 13 years, BCE's highest Days Payable was 108.44. The lowest was 73.61. And the median was 76.63.

NYSE:BCE's Days Payable is ranked higher than
53% of the 367 Companies
in the Telecommunication Services industry.

( Industry Median: 100.18 vs. NYSE:BCE: 107.26 )

BCE's Days Payable increased from Jun. 2020 (119.25) to Jun. 2021 (123.48). It may suggest that BCE delayed paying its suppliers.


BCE Days Payable Historical Data

The historical data trend for BCE's Days Payable can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

* Premium members only.

BCE Annual Data
Trend Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20
Days Payable
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 74.63 74.56 78.45 78.31 82.73

BCE Quarterly Data
Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21
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 119.25 108.35 87.07 100.93 123.48

Competitive Comparison

For the Telecom Services industry, BCE's Days Payable, along with its competitors' market caps and Days Payable data, can be viewed below:

* 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. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

BCE Days Payable Distribution

For the Telecom Services industry and Communication Services sector, BCE's Days Payable distribution charts can be found below:

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



BCE Days Payable Calculation

Days Payable indicates the number of days that the account payable relative to cost of goods sold the company has. An increase of Days Payable may suggest that the company delays paying its suppliers.

BCE's Days Payable for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2020 is calculated as

Days Payable (A: Dec. 2020 )
=Average Accounts Payable /Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=( (Accounts Payable (A: Dec. 2019 ) + Accounts Payable (A: Dec. 2020 )) / count ) / Cost of Goods Sold (A: Dec. 2020 )*Days in Period
=( (1977.3710987926 + 2025.9192755094) / 2 ) / 8831.290498868*365
=2001.645187151 / 8831.290498868*365
=82.73

BCE's Days Payable for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 is calculated as:

Days Payable (Q: Jun. 2021 )
=Average Accounts Payable / Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=( (Accounts Payable (Q: Mar. 2021 ) + Accounts Payable (Q: Jun. 2021 )) / count ) / Cost of Goods Sold (Q: Jun. 2021 )*Days in Period
=( (2962.0494868327 + 3194.7626841244) / 2 ) / 2274.9590834697*365 / 4
=3078.4060854785 / 2274.9590834697*365 / 4
=123.48

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


BCE Days Payable Related Terms

Thank you for viewing the detailed overview of BCE's Days Payable provided by GuruFocus.com. Please click on the following links to see related term pages.


BCE Business Description

BCE logo
Industry
Address
1 Carrefour Alexander-Graham-Bell, Building A, 7th Floor, Verdun, QC, CAN, H3E 3B3
BCE is both a wireless and Internet service provider, offering wireless, broadband, television, and landline phone services in Canada. It is one of the big three national wireless carriers, with its roughly 10 million customers constituting about 30% of the market. It is also the ILEC (incumbent local exchange carrier--the legacy telephone provider) throughout much of the eastern half of Canada, including in the most populous Canadian provinces--Ontario and Quebec. Additionally, BCE has a media segment, which holds television, radio, and digital media assets. BCE licenses the Canadian rights to movie channels including HBO, Showtime, and Starz. In 2020, the wireline segment accounted for 55% of total EBITDA, while wireless composed 38%, and media provided the remainder.

BCE Headlines

Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)