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Murphy Oil Corp (NYSE:MUR)
Days Sales Outstanding
72.47 (As of Dec. 2015)

Murphy Oil Corp's account receivable for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was $523 Mil. Murphy Oil Corp's revenue for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was $658 Mil. Hence, Murphy Oil Corp's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was 72.47.

MUR' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.72   Max: 67.71
Current: 62.9

13.72
67.71

During the past 13 years, Murphy Oil Corp's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 67.71. The lowest was 13.72. And the median was 26.74.

MUR's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
71% of the 393 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 41.39 vs. MUR: 62.90 )

Murphy Oil Corp's days sales outstanding increased from Dec. 2014 (56.61) to Dec. 2015 (72.47).


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.

Murphy Oil 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
=522.672/3033.08*365
=62.90

Murphy Oil Corp's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=522.672/658.094*365 / 4
=72.47

* 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.

Murphy Oil Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 25.3928.1213.7228.0922.9420.4523.6367.7158.2162.90

Murphy Oil Corp Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 89.2267.7071.4471.2361.7856.6151.8167.0455.2472.47
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