average days' sales uncollected


A specific measurement procedure whereby it is determined by a company how many days it typically takes for the collection of their average accounts receivable. A high average days' sales uncollected metric can be a sign of ineffective accounts payable procedures.

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You should try and forecast your average days' sales uncollected so that you know if you are doing up to par.

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The average days' sales uncollected was a great measurement of the efficiency of our accounts receivable operations so we mentioned it during the meeting.

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Since there was a couple accounts they were unable to collect on, despite their best efforts, their average days' sales uncollected was higher than hoped for.

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