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American Pacific Corporation (NAS:APFC)
Days Sales Outstanding
32.17 (As of Sep. 2013)

American Pacific Corporation's account receivable for the three months ended in Sep. 2013 was \$20.9 Mil. American Pacific Corporation's revenue for the three months ended in Sep. 2013 was \$59.2 Mil. Hence, American Pacific Corporation's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Sep. 2013 was 32.17.

American Pacific Corporation's days sales outstanding declined from Sep. 2012 (43.02) to Sep. 2013 (32.17).

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.

American Pacific Corporation's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Sep. 2013 is calculated as

 Days Sales Outstanding = Account Receivable / Revenue * Days in Period = 20.875 / 215.085 * 365 = 35.42

American Pacific Corporation's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2013 is calculated as:

 Days Sales Outstanding = Account Receivable / Revenue * Days in Period = 20.875 / 59.204 * 365 / 4 = 32.17

* 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.

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Historical Data

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

American Pacific Corporation Annual Data

 Sep04 Sep05 Sep06 Sep07 Sep08 Sep09 Sep10 Sep11 Sep12 Sep13 DaysSalesOutstanding 115.13 67.67 50.09 50.08 49.32 81.51 136.69 67.41 45.98 35.42

American Pacific Corporation Quarterly Data

 Jun11 Sep11 Dec11 Mar12 Jun12 Sep12 Dec12 Mar13 Jun13 Sep13 DaysSalesOutstanding 93.96 40.01 136.12 144.43 33.68 43.02 45.36 54.93 30.62 32.17
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