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Dell Inc (NAS:DELL)
Change In Inventory
$-81 Mil (As of Jul. 2013)

Dell Inc's change in inventory for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2013 was $-81 Mil. It means Dell Inc's inventory declined by $81 Mil from Apr. 2013 to Jul. 2013 .

Dell Inc's change in inventory for the fiscal year that ended in Jan. 2013 was $48 Mil. It means Dell Inc's inventory increased by $48 Mil from Jan. 2012 to Jan. 2013 .

Dell Inc's inventory for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2013 was $1,468 Mil.

Days inventory indicates the number of days of goods in sales that a company has in the inventory. Dell Inc's days inventory for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2013 was 11.30.

Inventory can be measured by Days Sales of Inventory (DSI). Dell Inc's days sales of inventory (DSI) for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2013 was 9.20.

Inventory turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. Dell Inc's inventory turnover for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2013 was 8.06.

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. Dell Inc's inventory to revenue ratio for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2013 was 0.10.


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.

Dell Inc's Days Inventory for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2013 is calculated as:

Days Inventory=Inventory/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=1468/11825*91
=11.30

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

Dell Inc's Days Sales of Inventory for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2013 is calculated as

Days Sales of Inventory (DSI)=Inventory/Revenue*Days in Period
=1468/14514*91
=9.20

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

Dell Inc's Inventory Turnover for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2013 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.

Dell Inc's Inventory to Revenue for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2013 is calculated as

Inventory to Revenue=Inventory / Revenue
=1468 / 14514
=0.10

* 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.

Dell Inc Annual Data

Jan04Jan05Jan06Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13
ChangeInInventory 0-183-72-72-498309-183-248-5248

Dell Inc Quarterly Data

Apr11Jul11Oct11Jan12Apr12Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13
ChangeInInventory 38-69-15-6-68-122257-19-8-81
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