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    Calculating net operating cycle

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    Below are part of the financial statements ABC Corp. provided, presented in millions of US dollars.
    please calculate the net operating cycle based on the information provided.

    Sales 400,000
    Cost of Goods Sold 350,000
    Inventories as of 12/31/12 40,000
    Inventories as of 12/31/13 43,400
    Receivable as of 12/31/12 6,000
    Receivable as of 12/31/13 7,000

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    Net Operating Cycle = #Days of Sales of Inventory + #Days of Sales Outstanding

    #Days of Sales of Inventory = 365 * Average Inventories/Purchases

    #Days of Sales ...

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    This response provides a step by step solution for the calculation of a company's net operating cycle based on its inventory, receivable, cost of goods sold, and sales.