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Tesco PLC (OTCPK:TSCDY)
Days Sales Outstanding
3.33 (As of Feb. 2016)

Tesco PLC's account receivable for the six months ended in Feb. 2016 was $709 Mil. Tesco PLC's revenue for the six months ended in Feb. 2016 was $38,866 Mil. Hence, Tesco PLC's days sales outstanding for the six months ended in Feb. 2016 was 3.33.

TSCDY' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.12   Max: 3.33
Current: 3.33

3.12
3.33

During the past 13 years, Tesco PLC's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 3.33. The lowest was 3.12. And the median was 3.23.

TSCDY's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
83% of the 289 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 13.62 vs. TSCDY: 3.33 )

Tesco PLC's days sales outstanding declined from Feb. 2015 (3.35) to Feb. 2016 (3.33).


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.

Tesco PLC's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Feb. 2016 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=708.571428571/77761.4285714*365
=3.33

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

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=708.571428571/38865.7142857*365 / 2
=3.33

* 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.

Tesco PLC Annual Data

Feb07Feb08Feb09Feb10Feb11Feb12Feb13Feb14Feb15Feb16
DaysSalesOutstanding 0.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.003.123.33

Tesco PLC Semi-Annual Data

Aug11Feb12Aug12Feb13Aug13Feb14Aug14Feb15Aug15Feb16
DaysSalesOutstanding 15.740.000.000.0014.020.0015.083.3510.763.33
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