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Sanofi SA (NYSE:SNY)
Days Sales Outstanding
98.68 (As of Dec. 2015)

Sanofi SA's account receivable for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was $8,046 Mil. Sanofi SA's revenue for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was $7,440 Mil. Hence, Sanofi SA's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was 98.68.

SNY' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 61.19   Max: 83.73
Current: 79.53

61.19
83.73

During the past 13 years, Sanofi SA's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 83.73. The lowest was 61.19. And the median was 74.14.

SNY's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
55% of the 620 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 74.15 vs. SNY: 79.53 )

Sanofi SA's days sales outstanding increased from Dec. 2014 (92.40) to Dec. 2015 (98.68).


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.

Sanofi SA'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
=8045.75163399/37974.9455338*365
=77.33

Sanofi SA's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=8045.75163399/7440.08714597*365 / 4
=98.68

* 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.

Sanofi SA Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 62.2861.1967.1771.4074.1483.730.0074.8676.5077.33

Sanofi SA Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
DaysSalesOutstanding 0.000.0079.950.0092.400.0074.890.0098.680.00
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