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Diageo PLC (NYSE:DEO)
Days Sales Outstanding
100.17 (As of Dec. 2015)

Diageo PLC's account receivable for the six months ended in Dec. 2015 was $4,606 Mil. Diageo PLC's revenue for the six months ended in Dec. 2015 was $8,392 Mil. Hence, Diageo PLC's days sales outstanding for the six months ended in Dec. 2015 was 100.17.

DEO' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 55.14   Max: 92.38
Current: 106.77

55.14
92.38

During the past 13 years, Diageo PLC's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 92.38. The lowest was 55.14. And the median was 66.11.

DEO's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
90% of the 153 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Wineries & Distilleries industry.

( Industry Median: 39.47 vs. DEO: 106.77 )

Diageo PLC's days sales outstanding declined from Dec. 2014 (107.09) to Dec. 2015 (100.17).


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.

Diageo PLC's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Jun. 2015 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=3010.90342679/16842.6791277*365
=65.25

Diageo PLC's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=4606.28742515/8392.21556886*365 / 2
=100.17

* 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.

Diageo PLC Annual Data

Jun06Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13Jun14Jun15
DaysSalesOutstanding 66.9667.3492.3877.5055.7955.1459.3264.5271.3165.25

Diageo PLC Semi-Annual Data

Jun11Dec11Jun12Dec12Jun13Dec13Jun14Dec14Jun15Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 59.3490.1265.3888.7669.2390.9784.54107.0971.80100.17
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