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What is ALXN's Average Days Payables Outstanding?

  Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc ( ALXN ) |
1995 - 2021 (27 years)

Average Days Payables Outstanding is 
0.7 (1Y -68.4% )

ALXN Stock Price & Average Days Payables Outstanding

Average Days Payables Outstanding for ALXN competitors.
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Historical (All-Time) Stats for Average Days Payables Outstanding

chevron_right 2021 0.78 -0.5x *
( -2.4% / year avg)
chevron_left 1995 -1.5
vertical_align_top Peak 6.72 +5.48x *
vertical_align_bottom Bottom -1.5
arrow_drop_up # Up Years 15 15 of 27
years up.
arrow_drop_down # Down Years 12
Up Years = Positive (0%+) YoY change
Down Years = Zero or Negative (0% or less) YoY change

Key Points (Stonk Price Comparison)

  • ALXN's stock price has rallied +4,601% from $2.31 in 1995 , or -30.0x faster than it's average days payables outstanding over the same period.
  • If ALXN shrinks it's stock at the same rate as it's average days payables outstanding (-2.4%/year) , it's stock price will shrink +78.4% and hit $85.27 over the next 10 years.
  • ALXN's stock price has gone up 0 of the 15 years (0%) it's average days payables outstanding were also up.
* A modified method (see: here) is used to calculate changes that involve negative numbers.
5-Year Change 🚀
+138%$6.4BNet Revenue (Sales)
+181%$608.8MCost of Revenue (Sales)
+135%$5.8BGross Profit Margin
-1.58%3.62Gross Profit Margin Ratio
+78.1%$1.2BResearch and Development (R&D)
+109%$1.8BSelling, General, and Administrative (SG&A)
+91.1%$3.2BTotal Operating Expenses
+101%$3.8BCost & Expenses
+38.7%$110.8MInterest Expense/Income, Net
+51.0%$300.4MDepreciation & Amortization (D&A)
+191%$2.9BEBITDA
+22.2%1.81EBITDA Margin
+227%$2.6BOperating Income
+37.0%1.63Operating Margin
-25.4%-$114.8MTotal Other Income/Expenses
+323%$2.4BPretax Income (Earnings)
+77.5%1.48Pretax Income (Earnings) Margin
-83.0%$219.2MProvision For Income Taxes
-391.6%$2.1BNet Income (Earnings)
-222.1%1.35Net Profit Margin
-401.9%9.78Earnings Per Share (EPS)
-401.9%9.78Earnings Per Share (EPS) Diluted
-3.15%$876.4MShares Outstanding
-3.15%$876.4MShares Outstanding (Diluted)
+154%$11.9BCash and Cash Equivalents
-88.2%$139.6MShort Term Investments
+105%$12.0BCash And Short-Term Investments
+227%$3.1BInventory
+135%$23.3BTotal Current Assets
+136%$5.8BPP&E
+1.69%$20.4BGoodwill
-37.3%$12.0BIntangible Assets
-17.4%$32.4BGoodwill and Intangible Assets
+37.6%$72.4BTotal Assets
+152%$474.4MAccounts Payables
-18.6%$569.6MShort-term Debt
+6,334%$1.1BOther Current Liabilities
+111%$6.5BTotal Current Liabilities
-27.2%$9.7BLong-term Debt
+291%$6.5BDeferred Tax Liabilities Non-Current
+147%$2.4BOther Non-Current Liabilities
+16.8%$19.3BTotal Non-Current Liabilities
+31.7%$25.8BTotal Liabilities
+370%$21.0BRetained Earnings
-331.5%-$500.0MAccumulated Other Comprehensive Income Loss
+41.2%$46.6BTotal Shareholders Equity
+37.6%$72.4BTotal Liabilities & Stockholders Equity
-26.8%$10.2BTotal Debt
-117.2%-$1.6BNet Debt
-128.0%-$436.8MDeferred Income Tax
+67.5%$342.0MStock-Based Compensation (SBC)
-1,029.8%$1.9BChange in Working Capital
+144%$176.4MAccounts Receivables
+145%$16.8BOther Working Capital
-154.3%-$67.2MOther Non-Cash Items
+276%$3.4BNet Cash Provided by Operating Activities
+1.9%-$310.0MInvestments in PP&E
-97.1%-$22.4MPurchase of Investments
-96.5%$10.0MSales/Maturities of Investments
-58.7%-$322.4MNet Cash used for Investing Activities
-16.7%-$306.0MCommon Stock Repurchased
-98.9%-$4.8MOther Financing Activities
-60.1%-$295.2MNet Cash Used Provided by Financing Activities
-1,272.3%$80.0MEffect of Exchange Rate Changes on Cash
-544.5%$2.8BNet Change in Cash
+160%$12.1BCash at End of Period
+76.1%$9.3BCash at Beginning of Period
+276%$3.4BOperating Cash Flow
+1.9%-$310.0MCapital Expenditure (capex)
+418%$3.1BFree Cash Flow
  • ALXN Historical Average Days Payables Outstanding Table

    * A modified method (see: here) is used to calculate changes that involve negative numbers.
    Year Average Days Payables Outstanding YoY % Change* Stock Price YoY % Change (Stock Price)
    4/1/2021 0.78 23.3% - -
    4/1/2020 0.63 -87.3% - -
    4/1/2019 4.98 833.2% - -
    4/1/2018 0.53 -9.0% - -
    4/1/2017 0.59 -20.1% - -
    4/1/2016 0.73 -14.3% - -
    4/1/2015 0.86 20.2% - -
    4/1/2014 0.71 261.3% - -
    4/1/2013 0.2 -68.9% - -
    4/1/2012 0.63 1.7% - -
    4/1/2011 0.62 -21.5% - -
    4/1/2010 0.79 -24.7% - -
    4/1/2009 1.06 -28.1% - -
    4/1/2008 1.47 -78.2% - -
    4/1/2007 6.72 1.7% - -
    4/1/2006 6.61 14.2% - -
    4/1/2005 5.79 16.5% - -
    4/1/2004 4.97 19.8% - -
    4/1/2003 4.15 24.7% - -
    4/1/2002 3.33 32.8% - -
    4/1/2001 2.5 48.8% - -
    4/1/2000 1.68 95.3% - -
    4/1/1999 0.86 2041.3% - -
    4/1/1998 0.04 -105.2% - -
    4/1/1997 -0.78 -45.4% - -
    4/1/1996 -1.43 -4.6% - -
    4/1/1995 -1.5 - - -

  • About
    Industry: Biotechnology
    Sector: Healthcare
    Country: US
    IPO Date: 2/1/1996
    Stonk Exchange: NASDAQ
    • Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc
    • is a biopharmaceutical company, which focuses on serving patients with devastating and ultra-rare disorders through the development and commercialization of life-transforming therapeutic products.
    • The company is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts and currently employs 2,656 full-time employees.
    • The firm is focused on the development and commercialization of therapeutic products.
    • The firm's products include Soliris (eculizumab), Strensiq (asfotase alfa) and Kanuma (sebelipase alfa).
    • The firm's clinical development programs include Soliris (eculizumab), cPMP (ALXN1101), SBC-103, ALXN1210 (IV) and ALXN1210 (Subcutaneous).
    • Its Soliris is the therapeutic approved for patients with either paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH) or hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS).
    • PNH and aHUS result from chronic uncontrolled activation of the complement component of the immune system.
    • Its Strensiq is for the treatment of patients with Hypophosphatasia (HPP).
    • Its product, Kanuma is for the treatment of patients with Lysosomal Acid Lipase Deficiency (LAL-D).
    • The company is a recombinant form of the human LAL enzyme, which is a replacement therapy that is approved for the treatment for patients with LAL-D.
  • Inventory turnover = (Cost of goods sold (COGS))/(Average total inventory)
    Liquidity of inventory

    For more detailed definitions, please see Investopedia.
    Year Average Days Payables Outstanding YoY % Change Stock Price YoY % Change (Stock Price) cost of sales accounts payable
    4/1/2021 0.78 23.3% 608.80 474.40
    4/1/2020 0.63 -87.3% 515.60 326.40
    4/1/2019 4.98 833.2% 377.00 1874.25
    4/1/2018 0.53 -9.0% 421.70 246.00
    4/1/2017 0.59 -20.1% 381.10 191.85
    4/1/2016 0.73 -14.3% 236.32 172.31
    4/1/2015 0.86 20.2% 224.90 190.90
    4/1/2014 0.71 261.3% 175.97 116.18
    4/1/2013 0.20 -68.9% 105.77 97.08
    4/1/2012 0.63 1.7% 121.86 77.77
    4/1/2011 0.62 -21.5% 84.56 52.87
    4/1/2010 0.79 -24.7% 57.11 45.28
    4/1/2009 1.06 -28.1% 38.98 40.82
    4/1/2008 1.47 -78.2% 24.95 32.03
    4/1/2007 6.72 1.7% 5.27 38.29
    4/1/2006 6.61 14.2% 3.75 11.20
    4/1/2005 5.79 16.5% 3.29 13.59
    4/1/2004 4.97 19.8% 2.83 26.87
    4/1/2003 4.15 24.7% 2.37 21.19
    4/1/2002 3.33 32.8% 1.91 29.73
    4/1/2001 2.50 48.8% 1.45 7.39
    4/1/2000 1.68 95.3% 0.99 9.14
    4/1/1999 0.86 2041.3% 0.52 11.90
    4/1/1998 0.04 -105.2% 0.06 3.40
    4/1/1997 -0.78 -45.4% -0.40 2.40
    4/1/1996 -1.43 -4.6% -0.76 1.20
    4/1/1995 -1.50 -0.80 1.20