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Crane Co (NYSE:CR)
Days Sales Outstanding
56.09 (As of Sep. 2016)

Crane Co's account receivable for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $427 Mil. Crane Co's revenue for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $694 Mil. Hence, Crane Co's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was 56.09.

CR' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 46.85   Max: 61.54
Current: 56.7

46.85
61.54

During the past 13 years, Crane Co's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 61.54. The lowest was 46.85. And the median was 50.78.

CR's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
73% of the 1366 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 80.02 vs. CR: 56.70 )

Crane Co's days sales outstanding declined from Sep. 2015 (58.59) to Sep. 2016 (56.09).


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.

Crane Co'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
=397.6/2740.5*365
=52.96

Crane Co's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=426.7/694.2*365 / 4
=56.09

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

Crane Co Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 53.3948.1046.8546.9450.5750.9847.1761.5451.2752.96

Crane Co Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
DaysSalesOutstanding 56.8755.5151.3158.6455.4358.5953.3259.4855.7656.09
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