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EOMONTH

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This function calculates the date for the last day of the month (end of month) that is the indicated number of months before or after the starting date.

Syntax

EOMONTH(startdate,months)

Arguments

This function has these arguments:

Argument

Description

startdate

Starting date

months

Number of months before (negative) or after (positive) the starting date; if not an integer, the number is truncated

Specify the date argument as a number (as in 37806.5) a string (as in "7/4/2003 12:00"), or a DateTime object, as in DATE(2003,7,4).

Data Types

Accepts numeric, string, or DateTime object data for the startdate argument and numeric data for the months argument. Returns a DateTime object.

Examples

EOMONTH(A3,6)

EOMONTH(R3C1,-4)

EOMONTH("2004/01/09",2) gives the result 3/31/2004 12:00:00 AM

 

See Also

EDATE

MONTH