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Ascena Retail Group Inc (NAS:ASNA)
Days Sales Outstanding
7.22 (As of Apr. 2016)

Ascena Retail Group Inc's account receivable for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was $132 Mil. Ascena Retail Group Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was $1,669 Mil. Hence, Ascena Retail Group Inc's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was 7.22.

ASNA' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.38   Max: 8.4
Current: 7.59

5.38
8.4

During the past 13 years, Ascena Retail Group Inc's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 8.40. The lowest was 5.38. And the median was 6.92.

ASNA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
62% of the 708 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 12.25 vs. ASNA: 7.59 )

Ascena Retail Group Inc's days sales outstanding increased from Apr. 2015 (0.00) to Apr. 2016 (7.22).


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.

Ascena Retail Group Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Jul. 2015 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=70.8/4802.9*365
=5.38

Ascena Retail Group Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=132.1/1669.3*365 / 4
=7.22

* 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.

Ascena Retail Group Inc Annual Data

Jul06Jul07Jul08Jul09Jul10Jul11Jul12Jul13Jul14Jul15
DaysSalesOutstanding 0.000.000.000.000.000.008.400.006.925.38

Ascena Retail Group Inc Quarterly Data

Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16
DaysSalesOutstanding 0.000.007.010.000.000.005.527.308.377.22
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