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Boise Inc (NYSE:BZ)
Days Sales Outstanding
37.33 (As of Jun. 2013)

Boise Inc's account receivable for the three months ended in Jun. 2013 was \$254 Mil. Boise Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Jun. 2013 was \$622 Mil. Hence, Boise Inc's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Jun. 2013 was 37.33.

Boise Inc's days sales outstanding increased from Jun. 2012 (34.36) to Jun. 2013 (37.33).

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.

Boise Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2012 is calculated as

 Days Sales Outstanding = Account Receivable / Revenue * Days in Period = 240.459 / 2555.363 * 365 = 34.35

Boise Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2013 is calculated as:

 Days Sales Outstanding = Account Receivable / Revenue * Days in Period = 254.348 / 621.664 * 365 / 4 = 37.33

* 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.

Boise Inc Annual Data

 Dec07 Dec08 Dec09 Dec10 Dec11 Dec12 DaysSalesOutstanding 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 38.82 34.16 32.88 34.74 34.35

Boise Inc Quarterly Data

 Mar11 Jun11 Sep11 Dec11 Mar12 Jun12 Sep12 Dec12 Mar13 Jun13 DaysSalesOutstanding 35.88 34.59 34.11 34.78 34.39 34.36 36.74 34.97 37.16 37.33
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