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Matthews International Corporation (NAS:MATW)
Days Sales Outstanding
69.05 (As of Dec. 2015)

Matthews International Corporation's account receivable for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was $268 Mil. Matthews International Corporation's revenue for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was $354 Mil. Hence, Matthews International Corporation's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was 69.05.

MATW' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 58.88   Max: 93.26
Current: 68.1

58.88
93.26

During the past 13 years, Matthews International Corporation's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 93.26. The lowest was 58.88. And the median was 66.35.

MATW's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
87% of the 69 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.97 vs. MATW: 68.10 )

Matthews International Corporation's days sales outstanding declined from Dec. 2014 (71.06) to Dec. 2015 (69.05).


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.

Matthews International Corporation's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Sep. 2015 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=283.963/1426.068*365
=72.68

Matthews International Corporation's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=268.071/354.232*365 / 4
=69.05

* 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.

Matthews International Corporation Annual Data

Sep06Sep07Sep08Sep09Sep10Sep11Sep12Sep13Sep14Sep15
DaysSalesOutstanding 62.0758.8864.7864.9467.0866.9070.8065.8093.2672.68

Matthews International Corporation Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 64.1468.3368.4965.0173.7571.0668.4167.1270.3569.05
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