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Yum Brands Inc (NYSE:YUM)
Days Sales Outstanding
12.11 (As of Sep. 2016)

Yum Brands Inc's account receivable for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $440 Mil. Yum Brands Inc's revenue for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $3,316 Mil. Hence, Yum Brands Inc's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was 12.11.

YUM' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.39   Max: 12.46
Current: 12.46

7.39
12.46

During the past 13 years, Yum Brands Inc's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 12.46. The lowest was 7.39. And the median was 8.26.

YUM's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
64% of the 252 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 8.16 vs. YUM: 12.46 )

Yum Brands Inc's days sales outstanding increased from Sep. 2015 (9.45) to Sep. 2016 (12.11).


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.

Yum Brands 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
=393/13105*365
=10.95

Yum Brands 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
=440/3316*365 / 4
=12.11

* 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.

Yum Brands Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysSalesOutstanding 8.407.887.398.058.248.278.068.9010.4510.95

Yum Brands Inc Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
DaysSalesOutstanding 10.0210.158.6812.9810.299.459.0814.5612.5312.11
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