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United States Lime & Minerals Inc (NAS:USLM)
Days Sales Outstanding
47.35 (As of Sep. 2015)

United States Lime & Minerals Inc's account receivable for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $19.2 Mil. United States Lime & Minerals Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $37.0 Mil. Hence, United States Lime & Minerals Inc's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was 47.35.

USLM' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 37.16   Max: 51.14
Current: 53.6

37.16
51.14

During the past 13 years, United States Lime & Minerals Inc's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 51.14. The lowest was 37.16. And the median was 39.21.

USLM's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
56% of the 517 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 59.38 vs. USLM: 53.60 )

United States Lime & Minerals Inc's days sales outstanding increased from Sep. 2014 (45.98) to Sep. 2015 (47.35).


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.

United States Lime & Minerals Inc'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
=17.444/149.841*365
=42.49

United States Lime & Minerals Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2015 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=19.214/37.029*365 / 4
=47.35

* 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.

United States Lime & Minerals Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 39.9838.5037.1641.5838.1039.9238.3438.4742.490.00

United States Lime & Minerals Inc Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 43.9442.7246.8341.8545.9844.9648.6547.0447.350.00
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