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Brady Corp (NYSE:BRC)
Days Sales Outstanding
47.66 (As of Jul. 2016)

Brady Corp's account receivable for the three months ended in Jul. 2016 was $147 Mil. Brady Corp's revenue for the three months ended in Jul. 2016 was $282 Mil. Hence, Brady Corp's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Jul. 2016 was 47.66.

BRC' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 47.99   Max: 64.25
Current: 47.99

47.99
64.25

During the past 13 years, Brady Corp's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 64.25. The lowest was 47.99. And the median was 56.29.

BRC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
67% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 61.56 vs. BRC: 47.99 )

Brady Corp's days sales outstanding declined from Jul. 2015 (49.76) to Jul. 2016 (47.66).


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.

Brady Corp's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Jul. 2016 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=147.333/1120.625*365
=47.99

Brady Corp's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=147.333/282.106*365 / 4
=47.66

* 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.

Brady Corp Annual Data

Jul07Jul08Jul09Jul10Jul11Jul12Jul13Jul14Jul15Jul16
DaysSalesOutstanding 64.1762.9057.7364.2562.2554.8553.6252.9349.0347.99

Brady Corp Quarterly Data

Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16Jul16
DaysSalesOutstanding 52.5251.1851.4548.8950.9949.7651.3151.1648.7747.66
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