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AK Steel Holding Corp (NYSE:AKS)
Days Sales Outstanding
27.43 (As of Jun. 2016)

AK Steel Holding Corp's account receivable for the three months ended in Jun. 2016 was $449 Mil. AK Steel Holding Corp's revenue for the three months ended in Jun. 2016 was $1,492 Mil. Hence, AK Steel Holding Corp's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Jun. 2016 was 27.43.

AKS' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.44   Max: 41.91
Current: 26.14

22.44
41.91

During the past 13 years, AK Steel Holding Corp's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 41.91. The lowest was 22.44. And the median was 33.13.

AKS's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
77% of the 386 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 56.14 vs. AKS: 26.14 )

AK Steel Holding Corp's days sales outstanding declined from Jun. 2015 (30.65) to Jun. 2016 (27.43).


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.

AK Steel Holding Corp's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=444.9/6692.9*365
=24.26

AK Steel Holding Corp's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=448.5/1492.2*365 / 4
=27.43

* 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.

AK Steel Holding Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 41.9135.1822.4441.4629.5331.8429.1534.4136.1524.26

AK Steel Holding Corp Quarterly Data

Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16
DaysSalesOutstanding 32.9135.5440.5129.4329.9530.6529.3926.3229.3627.43
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