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Cantel Medical Corp (NYSE:CMN)
Days Sales Outstanding
43.83 (As of Jan. 2016)

Cantel Medical Corp's account receivable for the three months ended in Jan. 2016 was $76.0 Mil. Cantel Medical Corp's revenue for the three months ended in Jan. 2016 was $158.3 Mil. Hence, Cantel Medical Corp's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Jan. 2016 was 43.83.

CMN' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 42.46   Max: 52.34
Current: 45.88

42.46
52.34

During the past 13 years, Cantel Medical Corp's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 52.34. The lowest was 42.46. And the median was 45.20.

CMN's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
76% of the 165 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 63.03 vs. CMN: 45.88 )

Cantel Medical Corp's days sales outstanding declined from Jan. 2015 (43.94) to Jan. 2016 (43.83).


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.

Cantel Medical Corp'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
=69.805/565.004*365
=45.09

Cantel Medical Corp's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=76.016/158.271*365 / 4
=43.83

* 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.

Cantel Medical Corp Annual Data

Jul06Jul07Jul08Jul09Jul10Jul11Jul12Jul13Jul14Jul15
DaysSalesOutstanding 45.0550.7244.3742.7442.4652.3445.3145.3046.4745.09

Cantel Medical Corp Quarterly Data

Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16
DaysSalesOutstanding 44.4845.9545.9843.2242.7243.9447.2642.1143.8643.83
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