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American Realty Investors Inc (NYSE:ARL)
Days Sales Outstanding
142.00 (As of Sep. 2015)

American Realty Investors Inc's account receivable for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $43.30 Mil. American Realty Investors Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $27.83 Mil. Hence, American Realty Investors Inc's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was 142.00.

ARL' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 63.67   Max: 132.66
Current: 163.53

63.67
132.66

During the past 13 years, American Realty Investors Inc's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 132.66. The lowest was 63.67. And the median was 98.42.

ARL's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
90% of the 999 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 25.64 vs. ARL: 163.53 )

American Realty Investors Inc's days sales outstanding increased from Sep. 2014 (108.27) to Sep. 2015 (142.00).

Warning Sign:

If a company sales outstanding increases, it means it has difficulty collecting payment from its customers.


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 Realty Investors Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=21.414/79.412*365
=98.42

American Realty Investors Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2015 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=43.301/27.826*365 / 4
=142.00

* 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.

American Realty Investors Inc Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
DaysSalesOutstanding 0.00132.660.000.000.000.000.000.0063.6798.42

American Realty Investors Inc Quarterly Data

Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15
DaysSalesOutstanding 3.900.0056.03165.51122.11108.2791.2021.32140.63142.00
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