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Buckeye Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BKI)
Days Sales Outstanding
59.85 (As of Mar. 2013)

Buckeye Technologies, Inc.'s account receivable for the three months ended in Mar. 2013 was $128.6 Mil. Buckeye Technologies, Inc.'s revenue for the three months ended in Mar. 2013 was $195.6 Mil. Hence, Buckeye Technologies, Inc.'s days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Mar. 2013 was 59.85.

Buckeye Technologies, Inc.'s days sales outstanding increased from Mar. 2012 (54.84) to Mar. 2013 (59.85).


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.

Buckeye Technologies, Inc.'s Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Jun. 2012 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=126.705/894.881*365
=51.68

Buckeye Technologies, Inc.'s Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2013 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=128.624/195.562*91
=59.85

* 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.

Buckeye Technologies, Inc. Annual Data

Jun03Jun04Jun05Jun06Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12
DaysSalesOutstanding 71.9062.4360.5457.1755.4556.3858.3792.3256.6851.68

Buckeye Technologies, Inc. Quarterly Data

Dec10Mar11Jun11Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13
DaysSalesOutstanding 59.0354.5249.9951.3054.7354.8454.7460.6261.4359.85
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