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Guess? Inc (NYSE:GES)
Days Sales Outstanding
152.17 (As of Oct. 2016)

Guess? Inc's account receivable for the six months ended in Oct. 2016 was $224 Mil. Guess? Inc's revenue for the six months ended in Oct. 2016 was $536 Mil. Hence, Guess? Inc's days sales outstanding for the six months ended in Oct. 2016 was 76.09.

GES' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 34.67   Max: 53.06
Current: 37.29

34.67
53.06

During the past 13 years, Guess? Inc's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 53.06. The lowest was 34.67. And the median was 45.74.

GES's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
73% of the 718 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 12.85 vs. GES: 37.29 )

Guess? Inc's days sales outstanding declined from Apr. 2016 (153.52) to Oct. 2016 (152.17).


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.

Guess? Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Jan. 2016 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=222.972/2204.311*365
=36.92

Guess? Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=223.597/536.321*365 / 2
=76.09

* 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.

Guess? Inc Annual Data

Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14Jan15Jan16
DaysSalesOutstanding 0.0053.0645.7448.6652.6146.2541.1535.8034.6736.92

Guess? Inc Semi-Annual Data

Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16Jul16Oct16
DaysSalesOutstanding 132.01126.91120.29132.24119.94122.43123.64153.52142.90152.17
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