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AECOM (NYSE:ACM)
Days Sales Outstanding
47.86 (As of Sep. 2016)

AECOM's account receivable for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $2,268 Mil. AECOM's revenue for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $4,323 Mil. Hence, AECOM's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was 47.86.

ACM' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 47.54   Max: 121.01
Current: 47.54

47.54
121.01

During the past 13 years, AECOM's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 121.01. The lowest was 47.54. And the median was 104.89.

ACM's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
67% of the 743 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 68.75 vs. ACM: 47.54 )

AECOM's days sales outstanding increased from Sep. 2015 (46.87) to Sep. 2016 (47.86).


Definition

Days sales outstanding measures of the average number of days that a company takes to collect revenue after a sale has been made. It is a financial ratio that illustrates how well a company's accounts receivables are being managed.

Account receivable can be measured by Days Sales Outstanding.

AECOM's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=2267.6/17410.825*365
=47.54

AECOM's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=2267.6/4323.096*365 / 4
=47.86

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.


Explanation

For retailers, when we compare Days Sales Outstanding, it is important to compare the same period in the previous years.


Related Terms

Account Receivable, Revenue


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

AECOM Annual Data

Sep07Sep08Sep09Sep10Sep11Sep12Sep13Sep14Sep15Sep16
DaysSalesOutstanding 94.04115.07103.36121.01108.09106.4148.85115.9649.2347.54

AECOM Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
DaysSalesOutstanding 112.7394.54105.6396.9099.9946.87102.0849.5047.5647.86
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