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STMicroelectronics NV (NYSE:STM)
Days Sales Outstanding
50.41 (As of Mar. 2016)

STMicroelectronics NV's account receivable for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $891 Mil. STMicroelectronics NV's revenue for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $1,613 Mil. Hence, STMicroelectronics NV's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was 50.41.

STM' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 39.22   Max: 61.23
Current: 47.72

39.22
61.23

During the past 13 years, STMicroelectronics NV's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 61.23. The lowest was 39.22. And the median was 46.15.

STM's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
67% of the 784 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 59.18 vs. STM: 47.72 )

STMicroelectronics NV's days sales outstanding declined from Mar. 2015 (51.97) to Mar. 2016 (50.41).


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.

STMicroelectronics NV's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=911/7404*365
=44.91

STMicroelectronics NV's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=891/1613*365 / 4
=50.41

* 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.

STMicroelectronics NV Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 58.8658.5839.4658.6343.3939.2243.1947.3844.9143.40

STMicroelectronics NV Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
DaysSalesOutstanding 47.5055.6053.7550.6145.4551.9750.9751.1644.8650.41
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