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Guidewire Software Inc (NYSE:GWRE)
Days Sales Outstanding
53.45 (As of Oct. 2016)

Guidewire Software Inc's account receivable for the three months ended in Oct. 2016 was $55.1 Mil. Guidewire Software Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Oct. 2016 was $94.1 Mil. Hence, Guidewire Software Inc's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Oct. 2016 was 53.45.

GWRE' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 41.43   Max: 89.74
Current: 46.12

41.43
89.74

During the past 8 years, Guidewire Software Inc's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 89.74. The lowest was 41.43. And the median was 51.38.

GWRE's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
74% of the 1495 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 67.08 vs. GWRE: 46.12 )

Guidewire Software Inc's days sales outstanding declined from Oct. 2015 (60.22) to Oct. 2016 (53.45).


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.

Guidewire Software Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Jul. 2016 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=62.792/424.446*365
=54.00

Guidewire Software 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
=55.132/94.127*365 / 4
=53.45

* 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.

Guidewire Software Inc Annual Data

Jul09Jul10Jul11Jul12Jul13Jul14Jul15Jul16
DaysSalesOutstanding 0.000.0089.7441.4349.2650.8249.6451.9459.5354.00

Guidewire Software Inc Quarterly Data

Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16Jul16Oct16
DaysSalesOutstanding 38.4745.9163.0463.6044.9860.2253.0756.5140.5953.45
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