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St Jude Medical Inc (NYSE:STJ)
Days Sales Outstanding
79.40 (As of Mar. 2016)

St Jude Medical Inc's account receivable for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $1,260 Mil. St Jude Medical Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $1,448 Mil. Hence, St Jude Medical Inc's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was 79.40.

STJ' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 78.88   Max: 98.89
Current: 81.48

78.88
98.89

During the past 13 years, St Jude Medical Inc's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 98.89. The lowest was 78.88. And the median was 91.70.

STJ's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
62% of the 271 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 68.67 vs. STJ: 81.48 )

St Jude Medical Inc's days sales outstanding declined from Mar. 2015 (81.01) to Mar. 2016 (79.40).


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.

St Jude Medical Inc'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
=1237/5541*365
=81.48

St Jude Medical Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=1260/1448*365 / 4
=79.40

* 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.

St Jude Medical Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 97.4998.8992.1291.2794.0888.9189.4894.3578.8881.48

St Jude Medical Inc Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
DaysSalesOutstanding 91.2590.9890.6888.7277.0581.0180.2580.4178.0179.40
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