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Ralph Lauren Corp (NYSE:RL)
Days Sales Outstanding
19.87 (As of Jun. 2016)

Ralph Lauren Corp's account receivable for the three months ended in Jun. 2016 was $338 Mil. Ralph Lauren Corp's revenue for the three months ended in Jun. 2016 was $1,552 Mil. Hence, Ralph Lauren Corp's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Jun. 2016 was 19.87.

RL' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.81   Max: 39.73
Current: 16.81

16.81
39.73

During the past 13 years, Ralph Lauren Corp's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 39.73. The lowest was 16.81. And the median was 28.96.

RL's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
87% of the 551 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 47.17 vs. RL: 16.81 )

Ralph Lauren Corp's days sales outstanding declined from Jun. 2015 (21.99) to Jun. 2016 (19.87).


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.

Ralph Lauren Corp's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Mar. 2016 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=517/7405*365
=25.48

Ralph Lauren Corp's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=338/1552*365 / 4
=19.87

* 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.

Ralph Lauren Corp Annual Data

Mar07Mar08Mar09Mar10Mar11Mar12Mar13Mar14Mar15Mar16
DaysSalesOutstanding 39.7338.0334.5428.0028.5529.1124.0728.8131.3725.48

Ralph Lauren Corp Quarterly Data

Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16
DaysSalesOutstanding 28.7419.0729.3318.6731.7121.9927.5122.1825.2119.87
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