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Diageo PLC (NYSE:DEO)
Days Sales Outstanding
102.41 (As of Dec. 2016)

Diageo PLC's account receivable for the six months ended in Dec. 2016 was $4,498 Mil. Diageo PLC's revenue for the six months ended in Dec. 2016 was $8,016 Mil. Hence, Diageo PLC's days sales outstanding for the six months ended in Dec. 2016 was 102.41.

DEO' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 55.14   Max: 79.62
Current: 116.38

55.14
79.62

During the past 13 years, Diageo PLC's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 79.62. The lowest was 55.14. And the median was 69.33.

DEO's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
95% of the 154 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Wineries & Distilleries industry.

( Industry Median: 38.12 vs. DEO: 116.38 )

Diageo PLC's days sales outstanding increased from Dec. 2015 (100.17) to Dec. 2016 (102.41).


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. 2016 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=3059.65909091/14893.4659091*365
=74.98

Diageo PLC's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=4498.12734082/8016.22971286*365 / 2
=102.41

* 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.

Diageo PLC Annual Data

Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13Jun14Jun15Jun16
DaysSalesOutstanding 67.3474.4379.6273.7855.1459.3265.6771.3165.2574.98

Diageo PLC Semi-Annual Data

Jun12Dec12Jun13Dec13Jun14Dec14Jun15Dec15Jun16Dec16
DaysSalesOutstanding 63.7787.8269.6090.9784.54107.0971.80100.1780.57102.41
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