Switch to:
John Wiley & Sons Inc  (NYSE:JW.A) Days Sales Outstanding: 44.04 (As of Jul. 2017)

John Wiley & Sons Inc's Accounts Receivable for the three months ended in Jul. 2017 was $199 Mil. John Wiley & Sons Inc's Revenue for the three months ended in Jul. 2017 was $411 Mil. Hence, John Wiley & Sons Inc's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Jul. 2017 was 44.04.

NYSE:JW.A' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 29.48   Max: 46.27
Current: 42

29.48
46.27

During the past 13 years, John Wiley & Sons Inc's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 46.27. The lowest was 29.48. And the median was 35.33.

NYSE:JW.A's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
73% of the 157 Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: 63.82 vs. NYSE:JW.A: 42.00 )

John Wiley & Sons Inc's days sales outstanding declined from Jul. 2016 (48.29) to Jul. 2017 (44.04).


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

* Premium members only.

John Wiley & Sons Inc Annual Data

Apr08 Apr09 Apr10 Apr11 Apr12 Apr13 Apr14 Apr15 Apr16 Apr17
Days Sales Outstanding Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 33.53 30.79 29.48 35.43 40.07

John Wiley & Sons Inc Quarterly Data

Oct12 Jan13 Apr13 Jul13 Oct13 Jan14 Apr14 Jul14 Oct14 Jan15 Apr15 Jul15 Oct15 Jan16 Apr16 Jul16 Oct16 Jan17 Apr17 Jul17
Days Sales Outstanding Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 48.29 45.58 46.17 38.07 44.04

Competitive Comparison
* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap.


Calculation

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 Receivable are being managed.

Accounts Receivable can be measured by Days Sales Outstanding.

John Wiley & Sons Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Apr. 2017 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding=Accounts Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=188.679/1718.53*365
=40.07

John Wiley & Sons Inc's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2017 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Accounts Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=198.576/411.444*365 / 4
=44.04

* 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


Headlines

No Headline

Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)

GF Chat

{{numOfNotice}}
FEEDBACK