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Benchmark Electronics Inc (NYSE:BHE)
Change In Inventory
$-14 Mil (As of Sep. 2014)

Benchmark Electronics Inc's change in inventory for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 was $-14 Mil. It means Benchmark Electronics Inc's inventory declined by $14 Mil from Jun. 2014 to Sep. 2014 .

Benchmark Electronics Inc's change in inventory for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2013 was $-18 Mil. It means Benchmark Electronics Inc's inventory declined by $18 Mil from Dec. 2012 to Dec. 2013 .

Benchmark Electronics Inc's inventory for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 was $434 Mil. Benchmark Electronics Inc's average inventory for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 was $428 Mil.

Days inventory indicates the number of days of goods in sales that a company has in the inventory. Benchmark Electronics Inc's days inventory for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 was 57.73.

Inventory can be measured by Days Sales of Inventory (DSI). Benchmark Electronics Inc's days sales of inventory (DSI) for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 was 53.37.

Inventory turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. Benchmark Electronics Inc's inventory turnover for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 was 1.58.

Inventory to revenue ratio determines the ability of a company to manage their inventory levels. It measures the percentage of Inventories the company currently has on hand to support the current amount of Revenue. Benchmark Electronics Inc's inventory to revenue ratio for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 was 0.58.


Definition

Change In Inventory is the difference between last period’s ending inventory and the current period’s ending inventory.


Explanation

1. Days Inventory indicates the number of days of goods in sales that a company has in the inventory.

Benchmark Electronics Inc's Days Inventory for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 is calculated as:

Days Inventory
=( (Inventory (Q: Jun. 2014 )+Inventory (Q: Sep. 2014 ))/ 2 )/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=( (421.216+434.166)/ 2 )/676.008*365 / 4
=427.691/676.008*365 / 4
=57.73

2. Inventory can be measured by Days Sales of Inventory (DSI).

Benchmark Electronics Inc's Days Sales of Inventory for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 is calculated as

Days Sales of Inventory (DSI)=Average Inventory/Revenue*Days in Period
=427.691/731.302*365 / 4
=53.37

3. Inventory Turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year.

Benchmark Electronics Inc's Inventory Turnover for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 is calculated as

4. Inventory to Revenue determines the ability of a company to manage their inventory levels. It measures the percentage of Inventories the company currently has on hand to support the current amount of Revenue.

Benchmark Electronics Inc's Inventory to Revenue for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 is calculated as

Inventory to Revenue=Average Inventory / Revenue
=427.691 / 731.302
=0.58

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Related Terms

Inventory, Days Inventory, Cost of Goods Sold, Revenue, Inventory Turnover, Inventory to Revenue


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Benchmark Electronics Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ChangeInInventory -18-104-581351637-48-7366-18

Benchmark Electronics Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
ChangeInInventory 1312523-15-4439-4722-14
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