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Walmart Days Sales Outstanding

: 3.69 (As of Jan. 2021)
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Walmart's average Accounts Receivable for the three months ended in Jan. 2021 was $6,143 Mil. Walmart's Revenue for the three months ended in Jan. 2021 was $152,079 Mil. Hence, Walmart's Days Sales Outstanding for the three months ended in Jan. 2021 was 3.69.

NYSE:WMT' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.75   Med: 4.45   Max: 5.15
Current: 3.75

3.75
5.15

During the past 13 years, Walmart's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 5.15. The lowest was 3.75. And the median was 4.45.

NYSE:WMT's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
80% of the 282 Companies
in the Retail - Defensive industry.

( Industry Median: 20.55 vs. NYSE:WMT: 3.75 )

Walmart's Days Sales Outstanding declined from Jan. 2020 (3.83) to Jan. 2021 (3.69).


Walmart Days Sales Outstanding Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Walmart Annual Data
Jan12 Jan13 Jan14 Jan15 Jan16 Jan17 Jan18 Jan19 Jan20 Jan21
Days Sales Outstanding Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 4.30 4.18 4.22 4.38 4.18

Walmart Quarterly Data
Apr16 Jul16 Oct16 Jan17 Apr17 Jul17 Oct17 Jan18 Apr18 Jul18 Oct18 Jan19 Apr19 Jul19 Oct19 Jan20 Apr20 Jul20 Oct20 Jan21
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 3.83 3.83 3.36 3.69 3.69

Competitive Comparison
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Walmart Days Sales Outstanding Distribution

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



Walmart 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.

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

Days Sales Outstanding (A: Jan. 2021 )
=Average Accounts Receivable /Revenue*Days in Period
=( (Accounts Receivable (A: Jan. 2020 ) + Accounts Receivable (A: Jan. 2021 )) / count ) / Revenue (A: Jan. 2021 )*Days in Period
=( (6284 + 6516) / 2 ) / 559151*365
=6400 / 559151*365
=4.18

Walmart's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2021 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding (Q: Jan. 2021 )
=Average Accounts Receivable /Revenue*Days in Period
=( (Accounts Receivable (A: Oct. 2020 ) + Accounts Receivable (A: Jan. 2021 )) / count ) / Revenue (A: Jan. 2021 )*Days in Period
=( (5770 + 6516) / 2 ) / 152079*365 / 4
=6143 / 152079*365 / 4
=3.69

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Walmart  (NYSE:WMT) 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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