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Devon Energy Corp (NYSE:DVN)
Days Sales Outstanding
30.02 (As of Mar. 2017)

Devon Energy Corp's account receivable for the three months ended in Mar. 2017 was $1,167 Mil. Devon Energy Corp's revenue for the three months ended in Mar. 2017 was $3,547 Mil. Hence, Devon Energy Corp's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Mar. 2017 was 30.02.

DVN' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 24.49   Max: 57.15
Current: 31.28

24.49
57.15

During the past 13 years, Devon Energy Corp's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 57.15. The lowest was 24.49. And the median was 39.95.

DVN's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
76% of the 381 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 55.27 vs. DVN: 31.28 )

Devon Energy Corp's days sales outstanding declined from Mar. 2016 (35.50) to Mar. 2017 (30.02).


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.

Devon Energy Corp's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2016 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=1195/12197*365
=35.76

Devon Energy Corp's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2017 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=1167/3547*365 / 4
=30.02

* 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.

Devon Energy Corp Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
DaysSalesOutstanding 57.1534.2455.0144.1443.9847.8335.9125.2724.4935.76

Devon Energy Corp Quarterly Data

Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16Mar17
DaysSalesOutstanding 18.4532.8734.8327.8727.8935.5036.3820.8232.5530.02
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