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Mylan NV (NAS:MYL)
Days Sales Outstanding
84.20 (As of Dec. 2016)

Mylan NV's account receivable for the three months ended in Dec. 2016 was $3,015 Mil. Mylan NV's revenue for the three months ended in Dec. 2016 was $3,268 Mil. Hence, Mylan NV's days sales outstanding for the three months ended in Dec. 2016 was 84.20.

MYL' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 77.49   Max: 107.26
Current: 80.77

77.49
107.26

During the past 13 years, Mylan NV's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 107.26. The lowest was 77.49. And the median was 86.72.

MYL's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
66% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 75.05 vs. MYL: 80.77 )

Mylan NV's days sales outstanding declined from Dec. 2015 (89.17) to Dec. 2016 (84.20).


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.

Mylan NV'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
=3015.4/11076.9*365
=99.36

Mylan NV's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding=Account Receivable/Revenue*Days in Period
=3015.4/3267.8*365 / 4
=84.20

* 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.

Mylan NV Annual Data

Mar07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
DaysSalesOutstanding 79.3282.7488.4977.4984.9483.4896.15107.2694.2299.36

Mylan NV Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
DaysSalesOutstanding 75.8999.39110.40110.0898.7689.17107.74103.9692.5084.20
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