Days' sales outstanding

Average collection period. The New York Times Financial Glossary

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • Days sales outstanding — In accountancy, Days Sales Outstanding (also called Days Receivables) is a calculation used by a company to estimate their average collection period. A low number of days indicates that the company collects its outstanding receivables quickly.… …   Wikipedia

  • Days Sales Outstanding — In accountancy, Days Sales Outstanding is a company s average collection period. A low number of days indicates that the company collects its outstanding receivables quickly. Typically, DSO is calculated monthly. The Days Sales Outstanding (DSO)… …   Wikipedia

  • Days Sales Outstanding — Der Begriff Days Sales Outstanding bzw. Forderungslaufzeit bezeichnet als Mittelwert die Anzahl von Tagen, die vom Zeitpunkt der Rechnungsstellung (= Rechnungsdatum) bis zum Zahlungseingang auf dem Bankkonto bzw. in der Kasse des Lieferanten… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • days' sales outstanding — The amount of sales outstanding expressed in days. For example, if £5000 worth of sales were made per day and £50,000 worth of sales were outstanding, this would represent 10 days (£50,000/£5000) of sales outstanding …   Accounting dictionary

  • days' sales outstanding — Average collection period. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

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  • Days sales outstanding ratio — DSO ratio, or days sales outstanding ratio, or days sales outstanding ratio, is a financial ratio that illustrates how well a company s accounts receivables are being managed. A DSO ratio can be expressed as: DSO ratio = accounts receivable /… …   Wikipedia

  • Days Sales Outstanding - DSO — A measure of the average number of days that a company takes to collect revenue after a sale has been made. A low DSO number means that it takes a company fewer days to collect its accounts receivable. A high DSO number shows… …   Investment dictionary

  • Срок инкассации по продажам (DAYS SALES OUTSTANDING)  — Средний срок в днях, который проходит до момента погашения дебиторской задолженности (при реализации в кредит). Этот срок сравнивается с условиями предоставления кредитов заказчикам для оценки качества кредитного управления компании. Обычно этот… …   Словарь терминов по управленческому учету

  • Days payable outstanding — (DPO) is an efficiency ratio that measures the average number of days a company takes to pay its suppliers. The formula for DPO is: where ending A/P is the accounts payable balance at the end of the accounting period being considered and COGS/day …   Wikipedia

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