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Esterline Technologies Corp (NYSE:ESL)
Days Sales Outstanding
70.69 (As of Dec. 2015)

Esterline Technologies Corp's account receivable for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was $342 Mil. Esterline Technologies Corp's revenue for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was $441 Mil. Hence, Esterline Technologies Corp's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was 70.69.

ESL' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 65.43   Max: 79.25
Current: 66.26

65.43
79.25

During the past 13 years, Esterline Technologies Corp's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 79.25. The lowest was 65.43. And the median was 74.33.

ESL's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
61% of the 169 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 57.63 vs. ESL: 66.26 )

Esterline Technologies Corp's days sales outstanding increased from Oct. 2014 (0.00) to Dec. 2015 (70.69).


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.

Esterline Technologies Corp's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Oct. 2013 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=383.666/1888.777*365
=74.14

Esterline Technologies Corp's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=342.008/441.477*365 / 4
=70.69

* 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.

Esterline Technologies Corp Annual Data

Oct04Oct05Oct06Oct07Oct08Oct09Oct10Oct11Oct12Oct13
DaysSalesOutstanding 78.6465.4376.0379.2573.2170.2773.9478.5774.5274.14

Esterline Technologies Corp Quarterly Data

Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 63.3877.2561.5963.4065.210.0070.0070.1968.7270.69
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