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Carbo Ceramics Inc (NYSE:CRR)
Days Sales Outstanding
87.72 (As of Sep. 2016)

Carbo Ceramics Inc's account receivable for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $19.5 Mil. Carbo Ceramics Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $20.2 Mil. Hence, Carbo Ceramics Inc's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was 87.72.

CRR' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 54.31   Max: 81.61
Current: 54.31

54.31
81.61

During the past 13 years, Carbo Ceramics Inc's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 81.61. The lowest was 54.31. And the median was 64.47.

CRR's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
74% of the 214 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 69.77 vs. CRR: 54.31 )

Carbo Ceramics Inc's days sales outstanding increased from Sep. 2015 (72.29) to Sep. 2016 (87.72).

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 Sep. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=19.457/20.241*365 / 4
=87.72

* 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.

Carbo Ceramics Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 81.6162.4861.8663.6069.0865.3458.3868.4674.6463.44

Carbo Ceramics Inc Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
DaysSalesOutstanding 67.9966.2572.0985.0286.0172.2978.11172.5896.8387.72
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