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Esterline Technologies Corp (NYSE:ESL)
Days Sales Outstanding
69.62 (As of Mar. 2016)

Esterline Technologies Corp's account receivable for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $374 Mil. Esterline Technologies Corp's revenue for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $490 Mil. Hence, Esterline Technologies Corp's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was 69.62.

ESL' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 65.43   Max: 78.57
Current: 70.82

65.43
78.57

During the past 13 years, Esterline Technologies Corp's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 78.57. The lowest was 65.43. And the median was 72.60.

ESL's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
60% of the 168 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 58.92 vs. ESL: 70.82 )

Esterline Technologies Corp's days sales outstanding declined from Jan. 2015 (70.00) to Mar. 2016 (69.62).


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
=383.666/1969.754*365
=71.09

Esterline Technologies Corp's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=374.09/490.31*365 / 4
=69.62

* 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 76.8265.4371.9875.5373.2169.3973.9478.5770.2371.09

Esterline Technologies Corp Quarterly Data

Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Dec15Mar16
DaysSalesOutstanding 77.2561.5963.4065.2163.2570.0070.1968.7270.6969.62
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