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Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc (NAS:NEPT)
Days Sales Outstanding
58.47 (As of Aug. 2016)

Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc's account receivable for the three months ended in Aug. 2016 was $5.71 Mil. Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Aug. 2016 was $8.92 Mil. Hence, Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Aug. 2016 was 58.47.

NEPT' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 70.6   Max: 159.39
Current: 70.6

70.6
159.39

During the past 13 years, Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 159.39. The lowest was 70.60. And the median was 118.29.

NEPT's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
58% of the 601 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 61.72 vs. NEPT: 70.60 )

Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc's days sales outstanding declined from Aug. 2015 (156.95) to Aug. 2016 (58.47).


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.

Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Feb. 2016 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=6.48256867435/16.4035659926*365
=144.25

Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Aug. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=5.71395599323/8.91675642407*365 / 4
=58.47

* 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.

Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc Annual Data

May07May08Feb09Feb10Feb11Feb12Feb13Feb14Feb15Feb16
DaysSalesOutstanding 132.19159.390.0094.85113.62157.6777.9392.32118.29144.25

Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc Quarterly Data

May14Aug14Nov14Feb15May15Aug15Nov15Feb16May16Aug16
DaysSalesOutstanding 275.04225.15148.49110.83198.66156.95103.3781.3770.1258.47
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