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NCR Corp (NYSE:NCR)
Days Sales Outstanding
80.56 (As of Sep. 2015)

NCR Corp's account receivable for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $1,424 Mil. NCR Corp's revenue for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $1,613 Mil. Hence, NCR Corp's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was 80.56.

NCR' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 62.7   Max: 104.43
Current: 80.45

62.7
104.43

During the past 13 years, NCR Corp's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 104.43. The lowest was 62.70. And the median was 73.69.

NCR's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
61% of the 1430 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 70.48 vs. NCR: 80.45 )

NCR Corp's days sales outstanding increased from Sep. 2014 (78.29) to Sep. 2015 (80.56).


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.

NCR Corp's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=1363/6591*365
=75.48

NCR Corp's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2015 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=1424/1613*365 / 4
=80.56

* 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.

NCR Corp Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
DaysSalesOutstanding 104.4380.9385.7162.7070.9171.9071.1966.2577.4975.48

NCR Corp Quarterly Data

Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15
DaysSalesOutstanding 75.2681.6371.0386.6880.5778.2970.3587.4879.1380.56
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