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Merck Days Sales Outstanding

: 60.88 (As of Jun. 2022)
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Merck's average Accounts Receivable for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was $9,736 Mil. Merck's Revenue for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was $14,593 Mil. Hence, Merck's Days Sales Outstanding for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was 60.88.

The historical rank and industry rank for Merck's Days Sales Outstanding or its related term are showing as below:

MRK' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 57.61   Med: 61.05   Max: 64.61
Current: 57.61

During the past 13 years, Merck's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 64.61. The lowest was 57.61. And the median was 61.05.

MRK's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked better than
63.85% of 1029 companies
in the Drug Manufacturers industry
Industry Median: 69.15 vs MRK: 57.61

Merck's Days Sales Outstanding declined from Jun. 2021 (64.34) to Jun. 2022 (60.88).


Merck Days Sales Outstanding Historical Data

The historical data trend for Merck's Days Sales Outstanding can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Merck Annual Data
Trend Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21
Days Sales Outstanding
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 63.18 60.17 64.61 59.70 60.08

Merck Quarterly Data
Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22
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 64.34 56.93 60.07 54.68 60.88

Competitive Comparison

For the Drug Manufacturers - General subindustry, Merck's Days Sales Outstanding, along with its competitors' market caps and Days Sales Outstanding data, can be viewed below:

* 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. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Merck Days Sales Outstanding Distribution

For the Drug Manufacturers industry and Healthcare sector, Merck's Days Sales Outstanding distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Merck's Days Sales Outstanding falls into.



Merck Days Sales Outstanding Calculation

Days Sales Outstanding measures 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.

Merck's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2021 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding (A: Dec. 2021 )
=Average Accounts Receivable /Revenue*Days in Period
=( (Accounts Receivable (A: Dec. 2020 ) + Accounts Receivable (A: Dec. 2021 )) / count ) / Revenue (A: Dec. 2021 )*Days in Period
=( (6803 + 9230) / 2 ) / 48704*365
=8016.5 / 48704*365
=60.08

Merck's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding (Q: Jun. 2022 )
=Average Accounts Receivable /Revenue*Days in Period
=( (Accounts Receivable (A: Mar. 2022 ) + Accounts Receivable (A: Jun. 2022 )) / count ) / Revenue (A: Jun. 2022 )*Days in Period
=( (9828 + 9643) / 2 ) / 14593*365 / 4
=9735.5 / 14593*365 / 4
=60.88

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Merck  (NYSE:MRK) Days Sales Outstanding Explanation

For retailers, when we compare Days Sales Outstanding, it is important to compare the same period in the previous years.


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Merck Business Description

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Address
2000 Galloping Hill Road, Kenilworth, NJ, USA, 07033
Merck makes pharmaceutical products to treat several conditions in a number of therapeutic areas, including cardiometabolic disease, cancer, and infections. Within cancer, the firm's immuno-oncology platform is growing as a major contributor to overall sales. The company also has a substantial vaccine business, with treatments to prevent hepatitis B and pediatric diseases as well as HPV and shingles. Additionally, Merck sells animal health-related drugs. From a geographical perspective, close to half of the firm's sales are generated in the United States.
Executives
Baker Douglas M Jr director 370 WBASHA ST NORTH ST PAUL MN 55102
Oosthuizen Johannes Jacobus officer: SVP, U.S. Market 2000 GALLOPING HILL RD KENILWORTH NJ 07033
Garay Arpa officer: SVP Human Health Global Mktg. 2000 GALLOPING HILL RD KENILWORTH NJ 07033
Downing Cristal N officer: Chief Comm. & Public Afrs Ofcr 2000 GALLOPING HILL RD KENILWORTH NJ 07033
Klobuchar Michael A officer: EVP - Chief Strategy Officer 2000 GALLOPING HILL RD KENILWORTH NJ 07033
Lecointe-cephas Lisa officer: SVP Chief Ethics & Com Officer 2000 GALLOPING HILL RD KENILWORTH NJ 07033
Litchfield Caroline officer: EVP & CFO 2000 GALLOPING HILL RD KENILWORTH NJ 07033
Mayo Stephen director 2000 GALLOPING HILL RD KENILWORTH NJ 07033
Li Dean Y officer: Executive VP & President, MRL 2000 GALLOPING HILL ROAD KENILWORTH NJ 07033
Williams David Michael officer: EVP,Chief Info&Digital Officer MERCK & CO., INC. 2000 GALLOPING HILL ROAD KENILWORTH NJ 07033
Lavizzo-mourey Risa J director GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY 5 NECCO STREET BOSTON MA 02210
Seidman Christine E director MERCK & CO., INC. 2000 GALLOPING HILL ROAD KENILWORTH NJ 07033
Warden Kathy J director 2980 FAIRVIEW PARK DRIVE FALLS CHURCH VA 22042
Craig Pamela director C/O ACCENTURE 161 N CLARK STREET CHICAGO IL 60601
Brun Leslie A director 435 DEVON PARK DRIVE 700 BUILDING WAYNE PA 19087

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