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Forest City Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:FCE.A)
Days Sales Outstanding
140.21 (As of Sep. 2015)

Forest City Realty Trust Inc's account receivable for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $444 Mil. Forest City Realty Trust Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $289 Mil. Hence, Forest City Realty Trust Inc's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was 140.21.

FCE.A' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 88.91   Max: 158.32
Current: 156.17

88.91
158.32

During the past 13 years, Forest City Realty Trust Inc's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 158.32. The lowest was 88.91. And the median was 119.49.

FCE.A's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
89% of the 1095 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 25.68 vs. FCE.A: 156.17 )

Forest City Realty Trust Inc's days sales outstanding declined from Sep. 2014 (172.06) to Sep. 2015 (140.21).


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.

Forest City Realty Trust Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=419.038/966.052*365
=158.32

Forest City Realty Trust Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2015 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=444.136/289.057*365 / 4
=140.21

* 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.

Forest City Realty Trust Inc Annual Data

Jan05Jan06Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Dec14
DaysSalesOutstanding 0.000.0089.82118.07120.90112.80124.9488.91137.10158.32

Forest City Realty Trust Inc Quarterly Data

Apr13Jul13Oct13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15
DaysSalesOutstanding 135.71138.53158.89170.15201.69172.06151.65168.04156.73140.21
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