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KLA-Tencor Corp (NAS:KLAC)
Days Sales Outstanding
54.87 (As of Dec. 2015)

KLA-Tencor Corp's account receivable for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was $427 Mil. KLA-Tencor Corp's revenue for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was $710 Mil. Hence, KLA-Tencor Corp's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was 54.87.

KLAC' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 50.45   Max: 88.23
Current: 54.75

50.45
88.23

During the past 13 years, KLA-Tencor Corp's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 88.23. The lowest was 50.45. And the median was 73.61.

KLAC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
59% of the 755 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 62.65 vs. KLAC: 54.75 )

KLA-Tencor Corp's days sales outstanding declined from Dec. 2014 (85.28) to Dec. 2015 (54.87).


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.

KLA-Tencor Corp's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Jun. 2015 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=585.494/2814.049*365
=75.94

KLA-Tencor Corp's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=427.115/710.245*365 / 4
=54.87

* 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.

KLA-Tencor Corp Annual Data

Jun06Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13Jun14Jun15
DaysSalesOutstanding 77.5477.7171.2850.4588.2367.0580.7067.3661.4175.94

KLA-Tencor Corp Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 61.0874.1661.1961.2463.0385.2878.0570.6465.4354.87
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