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Applied Materials Inc (NAS:AMAT)
Days Sales Outstanding
59.91 (As of Jul. 2016)

Applied Materials Inc's account receivable for the three months ended in Jul. 2016 was $1,852 Mil. Applied Materials Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Jul. 2016 was $2,821 Mil. Hence, Applied Materials Inc's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Jul. 2016 was 59.91.

AMAT' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 51.07   Max: 79.38
Current: 76.84

51.07
79.38

During the past 13 years, Applied Materials Inc's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 79.38. The lowest was 51.07. And the median was 72.91.

AMAT's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
63% of the 780 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 62.33 vs. AMAT: 76.84 )

Applied Materials Inc's days sales outstanding declined from Jul. 2015 (72.96) to Jul. 2016 (59.91).


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.

Applied Materials Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Oct. 2015 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=1739/9659*365
=65.71

Applied Materials Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=1852/2821*365 / 4
=59.91

* 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.

Applied Materials Inc Annual Data

Oct07Oct08Oct09Oct10Oct11Oct12Oct13Oct14Oct15Oct16
DaysSalesOutstanding 76.8475.9375.8269.9953.1751.0779.3867.1965.7176.84

Applied Materials Inc Quarterly Data

Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16Jul16Oct16
DaysSalesOutstanding 65.3567.3161.1267.1972.9667.0165.7071.2559.9163.08
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