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Exxon Mobil Corp (NYSE:XOM)
Days Sales Outstanding
37.12 (As of Mar. 2016)

Exxon Mobil Corp's account receivable for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $19,814 Mil. Exxon Mobil Corp's revenue for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $48,707 Mil. Hence, Exxon Mobil Corp's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was 37.12.

XOM' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.43   Max: 32.49
Current: 28.93

16.43
32.49

During the past 13 years, Exxon Mobil Corp's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 32.49. The lowest was 16.43. And the median was 25.65.

XOM's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
60% of the 60 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Integrated industry.

( Industry Median: 33.25 vs. XOM: 28.93 )

Exxon Mobil Corp's days sales outstanding increased from Mar. 2015 (33.78) to Mar. 2016 (37.12).


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.

Exxon Mobil Corp'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
=18541/411939*365
=16.43

Exxon Mobil Corp's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=19814/48707*365 / 4
=37.12

* 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.

Exxon Mobil Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 24.2427.7718.8932.4930.7529.0021.4721.6516.4326.98

Exxon Mobil Corp Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
DaysSalesOutstanding 21.4027.7627.9426.2819.6733.7831.9630.0230.3237.12
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