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InterDigital Inc (NAS:IDCC)
Days Sales Outstanding
64.34 (As of Sep. 2016)

InterDigital Inc's account receivable for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $146.9 Mil. InterDigital Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $208.3 Mil. Hence, InterDigital Inc's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was 64.34.

IDCC' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 31.11   Max: 261.3
Current: 106.36

31.11
261.3

During the past 13 years, InterDigital Inc's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 261.30. The lowest was 31.11. And the median was 73.83.

IDCC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
86% of the 359 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 46.71 vs. IDCC: 106.36 )

InterDigital Inc's days sales outstanding declined from Sep. 2015 (105.49) to Sep. 2016 (64.34).


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.

InterDigital Inc'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
=53.868/441.435*365
=44.54

InterDigital Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=146.883/208.307*365 / 4
=64.34

* 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.

InterDigital Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 100.17203.9554.15261.3031.1133.9793.51104.1445.3844.54

InterDigital Inc Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
DaysSalesOutstanding 162.71157.7354.7885.2183.68105.4943.8597.05125.2364.34
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