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Vishay Precision Group Inc (NYSE:VPG)
Days Sales Outstanding
58.43 (As of Sep. 2016)

Vishay Precision Group Inc's account receivable for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $34.9 Mil. Vishay Precision Group Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $54.5 Mil. Hence, Vishay Precision Group Inc's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was 58.43.

VPG' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 48.25   Max: 61.96
Current: 55.85

48.25
61.96

During the past 7 years, Vishay Precision Group Inc's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 61.96. The lowest was 48.25. And the median was 54.64.

VPG's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
71% of the 1861 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 74.89 vs. VPG: 55.85 )

Vishay Precision Group Inc's days sales outstanding declined from Sep. 2015 (59.45) to Sep. 2016 (58.43).


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.

Vishay Precision Group 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
=35.553/232.178*365
=55.89

Vishay Precision Group 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
=34.889/54.49*365 / 4
=58.43

* 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.

Vishay Precision Group Inc Annual Data

Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 0.000.000.0049.5459.7852.4548.2561.9654.6455.89

Vishay Precision Group Inc Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
DaysSalesOutstanding 63.4662.0056.7159.1758.6559.4555.0756.7856.6758.43
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