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Abercrombie & Fitch Co (NYSE:ANF)
Days Sales Outstanding
6.45 (As of Oct. 2015)

Abercrombie & Fitch Co's account receivable for the three months ended in Oct. 2015 was $62 Mil. Abercrombie & Fitch Co's revenue for the three months ended in Oct. 2015 was $879 Mil. Hence, Abercrombie & Fitch Co's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Oct. 2015 was 6.45.

ANF' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.76   Max: 11.32
Current: 9.43

4.76
11.32

During the past 13 years, Abercrombie & Fitch Co's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 11.32. The lowest was 4.76. And the median was 5.80.

ANF's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
58% of the 692 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 13.65 vs. ANF: 9.43 )

Abercrombie & Fitch Co's days sales outstanding declined from Oct. 2014 (6.52) to Oct. 2015 (6.45).


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.

Abercrombie & Fitch Co's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Jan. 2015 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=52.91/3744.03*365
=5.16

Abercrombie & Fitch Co's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2015 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=62.132/878.572*365 / 4
=6.45

* 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.

Abercrombie & Fitch Co Annual Data

Jan06Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14Jan15
DaysSalesOutstanding 5.494.765.245.5611.328.557.848.066.035.16

Abercrombie & Fitch Co Quarterly Data

Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15
DaysSalesOutstanding 8.967.664.777.767.756.524.317.618.096.45
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