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Finisar Corp (NAS:FNSR)
Days Sales Outstanding
71.24 (As of Jan. 2016)

Finisar Corp's account receivable for the three months ended in Jan. 2016 was $241 Mil. Finisar Corp's revenue for the three months ended in Jan. 2016 was $309 Mil. Hence, Finisar Corp's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Jan. 2016 was 71.24.

FNSR' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 50.09   Max: 81.65
Current: 69.68

50.09
81.65

During the past 13 years, Finisar Corp's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 81.65. The lowest was 50.09. And the median was 68.57.

FNSR's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
54% of the 469 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 72.66 vs. FNSR: 69.68 )

Finisar Corp's days sales outstanding increased from Jan. 2015 (62.60) to Jan. 2016 (71.24).


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.

Finisar Corp's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Apr. 2015 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=253.884/1250.944*365
=74.08

Finisar Corp's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=241.384/309.206*365 / 4
=71.24

* 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.

Finisar Corp Annual Data

Apr06Apr07Apr08Apr09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13Apr14Apr15
DaysSalesOutstanding 66.4856.8950.0967.4581.4069.6872.3358.4581.6574.08

Finisar Corp Quarterly Data

Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16
DaysSalesOutstanding 58.5368.1977.1676.0165.6762.6072.3980.0865.3771.24
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