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Vocera Communications Inc (NYSE:VCRA)
Days Sales Outstanding
48.04 (As of Sep. 2016)

Vocera Communications Inc's account receivable for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $17.8 Mil. Vocera Communications Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $33.8 Mil. Hence, Vocera Communications Inc's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was 48.04.

VCRA' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 54.03   Max: 83.84
Current: 54.03

54.03
83.84

During the past 7 years, Vocera Communications Inc's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 83.84. The lowest was 54.03. And the median was 72.46.

VCRA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
66% of the 471 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 71.19 vs. VCRA: 54.03 )

Vocera Communications Inc's days sales outstanding declined from Sep. 2015 (53.33) to Sep. 2016 (48.04).


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.

Vocera Communications 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
=18.008/95.421*365
=68.88

Vocera Communications Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=17.772/33.755*365 / 4
=48.04

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

Vocera Communications Inc Annual Data

Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 0.000.000.0065.3758.4972.4678.4483.8468.8879.27

Vocera Communications Inc Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
DaysSalesOutstanding 77.1762.9966.7954.0352.0653.3372.7249.1856.0148.04
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