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Masco Corp (NYSE:MAS)
Days Sales Outstanding
51.24 (As of Sep. 2016)

Masco Corp's account receivable for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $1,054 Mil. Masco Corp's revenue for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $1,877 Mil. Hence, Masco Corp's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was 51.24.

MAS' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 38.45   Max: 54.2
Current: 52.61

38.45
54.2

During the past 13 years, Masco Corp's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 54.20. The lowest was 38.45. And the median was 44.96.

MAS's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
58% of the 523 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 58.60 vs. MAS: 52.61 )

Masco Corp's days sales outstanding increased from Sep. 2015 (49.92) to Sep. 2016 (51.24).


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.

Masco 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
=853/7142*365
=43.59

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

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=1054/1877*365 / 4
=51.24

* 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.

Masco Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 47.1044.4738.4546.0543.3046.5345.4454.2042.7243.59

Masco Corp Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
DaysSalesOutstanding 63.5261.1544.9168.6452.2749.9245.3954.9650.7651.24
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