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Carbo Ceramics Inc (NYSE:CRR)
Days Sales Outstanding
172.58 (As of Mar. 2016)

Carbo Ceramics Inc's account receivable for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $62.6 Mil. Carbo Ceramics Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $33.1 Mil. Hence, Carbo Ceramics Inc's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was 172.58.

CRR' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 55.07   Max: 74.64
Current: 95.64

55.07
74.64

During the past 13 years, Carbo Ceramics Inc's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 74.64. The lowest was 55.07. And the median was 64.47.

CRR's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
73% of the 227 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 64.77 vs. CRR: 95.64 )

Carbo Ceramics Inc's days sales outstanding increased from Mar. 2015 (85.02) to Mar. 2016 (172.58).

Warning Sign:

If a company sales outstanding increases, it means it has difficulty collecting payment from its customers.


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.

Carbo Ceramics Inc'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
=48.596/279.574*365
=63.44

Carbo Ceramics Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=62.607/33.102*365 / 4
=172.58

* 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.

Carbo Ceramics Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 74.2155.0761.8663.6069.0865.3458.3868.4674.6463.44

Carbo Ceramics Inc Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
DaysSalesOutstanding 69.4365.7467.9966.2572.0985.0286.0172.2978.11172.58
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