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AECOM (NYSE:ACM)
Days Sales Outstanding
47.56 (As of Jun. 2016)

AECOM's account receivable for the three months ended in Jun. 2016 was $2,298 Mil. AECOM's revenue for the three months ended in Jun. 2016 was $4,409 Mil. Hence, AECOM's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Jun. 2016 was 47.56.

ACM' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 47.09   Max: 121.01
Current: 47.09

47.09
121.01

During the past 13 years, AECOM's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 121.01. The lowest was 47.09. And the median was 104.89.

ACM's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
68% of the 726 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 70.58 vs. ACM: 47.09 )

AECOM's days sales outstanding declined from Jun. 2015 (99.99) to Jun. 2016 (47.56).


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. 2015 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=4841.45/17989.88*365
=98.23

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

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=2298.1/4408.782*365 / 4
=47.56

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own 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 own currency.

AECOM Annual Data

Sep06Sep07Sep08Sep09Sep10Sep11Sep12Sep13Sep14Sep15
DaysSalesOutstanding 97.4294.04115.07103.36121.01108.09106.4148.85115.9698.23

AECOM Quarterly Data

Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16
DaysSalesOutstanding 114.10112.7394.54105.6396.9099.9993.53102.0849.5047.56
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