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Honda Motor Co Ltd (NYSE:HMC)
Days Sales Outstanding
18.52 (As of Mar. 2017)

Honda Motor Co Ltd's account receivable for the three months ended in Mar. 2017 was $6,766 Mil. Honda Motor Co Ltd's revenue for the three months ended in Mar. 2017 was $33,329 Mil. Hence, Honda Motor Co Ltd's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Mar. 2017 was 18.52.

HMC' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.92   Max: 87.21
Current: 19.92

19.92
87.21

During the past 13 years, Honda Motor Co Ltd's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 87.21. The lowest was 19.92. And the median was 73.40.

HMC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
87% of the 999 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 61.70 vs. HMC: 19.92 )

Honda Motor Co Ltd's days sales outstanding declined from Mar. 2016 (68.67) to Mar. 2017 (18.52).


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.

Honda Motor Co Ltd's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Mar. 2017 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=6766.29190597/123978.337975*365
=19.92

Honda Motor Co Ltd's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2017 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=6766.29190597/33329.3539917*365 / 4
=18.52

* 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.

Honda Motor Co Ltd Annual Data

Mar08Mar09Mar10Mar11Mar12Mar13Mar14Mar15Mar16Mar17
DaysSalesOutstanding 31.0731.1484.3978.3737.3087.2177.9879.9668.8119.92

Honda Motor Co Ltd Quarterly Data

Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16Mar17
DaysSalesOutstanding 72.8376.3020.1118.2517.6568.6718.0819.3418.6318.52
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