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Mercury Systems Inc (NAS:MRCY)
Days Sales Outstanding
64.71 (As of Sep. 2016)

Mercury Systems Inc's account receivable for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $62.2 Mil. Mercury Systems Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $87.6 Mil. Hence, Mercury Systems Inc's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was 64.71.

MRCY' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 49.37   Max: 99.21
Current: 75.78

49.37
99.21

During the past 13 years, Mercury Systems Inc's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 99.21. The lowest was 49.37. And the median was 59.20.

MRCY's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
51% of the 1861 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 74.89 vs. MRCY: 75.78 )

Mercury Systems Inc's days sales outstanding declined from Sep. 2015 (65.60) to Sep. 2016 (64.71).


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.

Mercury Systems Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Jun. 2016 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=73.427/270.154*365
=99.21

Mercury Systems Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=62.158/87.649*365 / 4
=64.71

* 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.

Mercury Systems Inc Annual Data

Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13Jun14Jun15Jun16
DaysSalesOutstanding 60.8357.5649.3667.0871.4759.3354.9365.7949.3799.21

Mercury Systems Inc Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
DaysSalesOutstanding 63.9659.3475.8172.8345.2165.6053.5754.4478.4364.71
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