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Dollar Tree Stores Inc (NAS:DLTR)
Change In Inventory
$0 Mil (As of Jul. 2014)

Dollar Tree Stores Inc's change in inventory for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2014 was $0 Mil. It means Dollar Tree Stores Inc's inventory stayed the same from Apr. 2014 to Jul. 2014 .

Dollar Tree Stores Inc's change in inventory for the fiscal year that ended in Jan. 2014 was $-68 Mil. It means Dollar Tree Stores Inc's inventory declined by $68 Mil from Jan. 2013 to Jan. 2014 .

Dollar Tree Stores Inc's inventory for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2014 was $1,084 Mil. Dollar Tree Stores Inc's average inventory for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2014 was $1,063 Mil.

Days inventory indicates the number of days of goods in sales that a company has in the inventory. Dollar Tree Stores Inc's days inventory for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2014 was 72.38.

Inventory can be measured by Days Sales of Inventory (DSI). Dollar Tree Stores Inc's days sales of inventory (DSI) for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2014 was 47.65.

Inventory turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. Dollar Tree Stores Inc's inventory turnover for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2014 was 1.26.

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. Dollar Tree Stores Inc's inventory to revenue ratio for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2014 was 0.52.


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.

Dollar Tree Stores Inc's Days Inventory for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2014 is calculated as:

Days Inventory
=( (Inventory (Q: Apr. 2014 )+Inventory (Q: Jul. 2014 ))/ 2 )/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=( (1042.9+1084)/ 2 )/1337*91
=1063.45/1337*91
=72.38

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

Dollar Tree Stores Inc's Days Sales of Inventory for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2014 is calculated as

Days Sales of Inventory (DSI)=Average Inventory/Revenue*Days in Period
=1063.45/2031.1*91
=47.65

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

Dollar Tree Stores Inc's Inventory Turnover for the quarter that ended in Jul. 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.

Dollar Tree Stores Inc's Inventory to Revenue for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2014 is calculated as

Inventory to Revenue=Average Inventory / Revenue
=1063.45 / 2031.1
=0.52

* 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.

Dollar Tree Stores Inc Annual Data

Jan05Jan06Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14
ChangeInInventory -9039-6-36-35-4-127-65-104-68

Dollar Tree Stores Inc Quarterly Data

Apr12Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14
ChangeInInventory 000-104000-6800
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