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Leucadia National Corp (NYSE:LUK)
Days Sales Outstanding
141.22 (As of Jun. 2016)

Leucadia National Corp's account receivable for the three months ended in Jun. 2016 was $4,397 Mil. Leucadia National Corp's revenue for the three months ended in Jun. 2016 was $2,841 Mil. Hence, Leucadia National Corp's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Jun. 2016 was 141.22.

LUK' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.26   Max: 155.81
Current: 155.81

0.26
155.81

During the past 13 years, Leucadia National Corp's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 155.81. The lowest was 0.26. And the median was 80.26.

LUK's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
95% of the 1132 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 39.83 vs. LUK: 155.81 )

Leucadia National Corp's days sales outstanding increased from Jun. 2015 (140.09) to Jun. 2016 (141.22).

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.

Leucadia National Corp'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
=3830.967/11683.927*365
=119.68

Leucadia National Corp's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=4397.127/2841.316*365 / 4
=141.22

* 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.

Leucadia National Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 56.5355.6246.73103.9845.59117.190.26126.66116.43119.68

Leucadia National Corp Quarterly Data

Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16
DaysSalesOutstanding 37.0953.1847.14124.48117.69140.09152.43130.13172.74141.22
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