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EMCOR Group Inc (NYSE:EME)
Days Sales Outstanding
69.98 (As of Dec. 2016)

EMCOR Group Inc's account receivable for the three months ended in Dec. 2016 was $1,495 Mil. EMCOR Group Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Dec. 2016 was $1,950 Mil. Hence, EMCOR Group Inc's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Dec. 2016 was 69.98.

EME' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 69.55   Max: 97.31
Current: 72.28

69.55
97.31

During the past 13 years, EMCOR Group Inc's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 97.31. The lowest was 69.55. And the median was 73.49.

EME's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
52% of the 643 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 68.76 vs. EME: 72.28 )

EMCOR Group Inc's days sales outstanding increased from Dec. 2015 (69.80) to Dec. 2016 (69.98).


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.

EMCOR Group Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2016 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=1495.431/7551.524*365
=72.28

EMCOR Group Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=1495.431/1949.964*365 / 4
=69.98

* 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.

EMCOR Group Inc Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
DaysSalesOutstanding 97.3174.8269.5582.0777.2471.9973.0970.1173.8872.28

EMCOR Group Inc Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
DaysSalesOutstanding 71.8765.6870.6672.2871.6369.8070.7268.3670.9669.98
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