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Medtronic PLC (NYSE:MDT)
Days Sales Outstanding
68.21 (As of Jul. 2016)

Medtronic PLC's account receivable for the three months ended in Jul. 2016 was $5,357 Mil. Medtronic PLC's revenue for the three months ended in Jul. 2016 was $7,166 Mil. Hence, Medtronic PLC's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Jul. 2016 was 68.21.

MDT' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 70.41   Max: 92.09
Current: 71.22

70.41
92.09

During the past 13 years, Medtronic PLC's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 92.09. The lowest was 70.41. And the median was 81.90.

MDT's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
52% of the 277 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 66.89 vs. MDT: 71.22 )

Medtronic PLC's days sales outstanding increased from Jul. 2015 (60.35) to Jul. 2016 (68.21).


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.

Medtronic PLC's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Apr. 2016 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=5562/28833*365
=70.41

Medtronic PLC's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=5357/7166*365 / 4
=68.21

* 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.

Medtronic PLC Annual Data

Apr07Apr08Apr09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13Apr14Apr15Apr16
DaysSalesOutstanding 81.2388.7778.0876.9689.9685.8882.0081.8092.0970.41

Medtronic PLC Quarterly Data

Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16Jul16Oct16
DaysSalesOutstanding 78.8078.3875.4063.8760.3565.2164.0067.0768.2170.33
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