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Pentair PLC (NYSE:PNR)
Days Sales Outstanding
51.97 (As of Sep. 2016)

Pentair PLC's account receivable for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $690 Mil. Pentair PLC's revenue for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $1,211 Mil. Hence, Pentair PLC's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was 51.97.

PNR' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 32.94   Max: 108.02
Current: 32.94

32.94
108.02

During the past 13 years, Pentair PLC's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 108.02. The lowest was 32.94. And the median was 61.97.

PNR's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
91% of the 1366 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 80.02 vs. PNR: 32.94 )

Pentair PLC's days sales outstanding declined from Sep. 2015 (93.19) to Sep. 2016 (51.97).


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.

Pentair PLC'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
=1167.7/6449*365
=66.09

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

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=689.5/1210.7*365 / 4
=51.97

* 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.

Pentair PLC Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 50.9851.3350.2161.6962.2560.10108.0267.0162.5366.09

Pentair PLC Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
DaysSalesOutstanding 64.7961.2861.0577.1864.3093.1934.1373.4857.1851.97
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