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Guidewire Software Inc (NYSE:GWRE)
Days Sales Outstanding
56.51 (As of Apr. 2016)

Guidewire Software Inc's account receivable for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was $61.2 Mil. Guidewire Software Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was $98.9 Mil. Hence, Guidewire Software Inc's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was 56.51.

GWRE' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 41.43   Max: 89.74
Current: 54.61

41.43
89.74

During the past 7 years, Guidewire Software Inc's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 89.74. The lowest was 41.43. And the median was 50.82.

GWRE's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
64% of the 1430 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 67.60 vs. GWRE: 54.61 )

Guidewire Software Inc's days sales outstanding declined from Apr. 2015 (63.60) to Apr. 2016 (56.51).


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. 2015 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=62.062/380.537*365
=59.53

Guidewire Software Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=61.222/98.86*365 / 4
=56.51

* 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.

Guidewire Software Inc Annual Data

Jul09Jul10Jul11Jul12Jul13Jul14Jul15
DaysSalesOutstanding 0.000.000.0089.7441.4349.2650.8249.6451.9459.53

Guidewire Software Inc Quarterly Data

Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16
DaysSalesOutstanding 61.7364.8738.4745.9163.0463.6044.9860.2253.0756.51
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