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The Hershey Co's account receivable for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $544 Mil. The Hershey Co's revenue for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $1,829 Mil. Hence, The Hershey Co's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was 27.14.
During the past 13 years, The Hershey Co's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 38.59. The lowest was 23.98. And the median was 28.82.
The Hershey Co's days sales outstanding declined from Mar. 2015 (28.57) to Mar. 2016 (27.14).
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.
The Hershey Co's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as
The Hershey Co's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 is calculated as:
For retailers, when we compare Days Sales Outstanding, it is important to compare the same period in the previous years.
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