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Horizon Pharma PLC (NAS:HZNP)
Days Sales Outstanding
158.67 (As of Sep. 2016)

Horizon Pharma PLC's account receivable for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $362.9 Mil. Horizon Pharma PLC's revenue for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $208.7 Mil. Hence, Horizon Pharma PLC's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was 158.67.

HZNP' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 67.08   Max: 144.71
Current: 144.71

67.08
144.71

During the past 8 years, Horizon Pharma PLC's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 144.71. The lowest was 67.08. And the median was 89.59.

HZNP's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
85% of the 623 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 76.78 vs. HZNP: 144.71 )

Horizon Pharma PLC's days sales outstanding increased from Sep. 2015 (89.05) to Sep. 2016 (158.67).

Warning Sign:

If a company sales outstanding increases, it means it has difficulty collecting payment from its customers.


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.

Horizon Pharma PLC's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=210.437/757.044*365
=101.46

Horizon Pharma PLC's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=362.899/208.702*365 / 4
=158.67

* 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.

Horizon Pharma PLC Annual Data

Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 0.000.000.000.0088.33124.9967.0878.6990.85101.46

Horizon Pharma PLC Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
DaysSalesOutstanding 71.5497.2064.95102.6496.5589.0578.53129.41107.91158.67
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