Switch to:
Cencosud SA (NYSE:CNCO)
Days Sales Outstanding
5.66 (As of Mar. 2016)

Cencosud SA's account receivable for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $233 Mil. Cencosud SA's revenue for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $3,752 Mil. Hence, Cencosud SA's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was 5.66.

CNCO' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.19   Max: 45.53
Current: 5.19

5.19
45.53

During the past 9 years, Cencosud SA's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 45.53. The lowest was 5.19. And the median was 30.08.

CNCO's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
70% of the 715 Companies
in the Global Department Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 12.06 vs. CNCO: 5.19 )

Cencosud SA's days sales outstanding increased from Mar. 2015 (4.86) to Mar. 2016 (5.66).


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.

Cencosud SA's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=263.514817221/16603.2291692*365
=5.79

Cencosud SA's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=232.542057402/3752.03017221*365 / 4
=5.66

* 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.

Cencosud SA Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 0.0033.6039.4836.3745.5330.087.206.826.505.79

Cencosud SA Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
DaysSalesOutstanding 6.130.005.685.285.774.864.9930.385.225.66
Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)
FEEDBACK