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Cencosud SA (NYSE:CNCO)
Days Inventory
55.34 (As of Mar. 2016)

Cencosud SA's average inventory for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $1,608 Mil. Cencosud SA's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $2,651 Mil. Hence, Cencosud SA's days inventory for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was 55.34.

CNCO' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 40.54   Max: 18053.7
Current: 52.66

40.54
18053.7

During the past 9 years, Cencosud SA's highest Days Inventory was 18053.70. The lowest was 40.54. And the median was 47.35.

CNCO's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
70% of the 890 Companies
in the Global Department Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 89.69 vs. CNCO: 52.66 )

Cencosud SA's days inventory increased from Mar. 2015 (51.98) to Mar. 2016 (55.34). It might indicate that Cencosud SA's sales slowed down.

Inventory can be measured by Days Sales of Inventory (DSI). Cencosud SA's days sales of inventory (DSI) for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was 39.30.

Inventory turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. Cencosud SA's inventory turnover for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was 1.65.

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. Cencosud SA's inventory to revenue ratio for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was 0.43.


Definition

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

Cencosud SA's Days Inventory for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as

Days Inventory (A: Dec. 2015 )
=Average Inventory / COGS*Days in Period
=( (Inventory (A: Dec. 2014 ) + Inventory (A: Dec. 2015 )) / 2 ) / COGS (A: Dec. 2015 )*Days in Period
=( (1645.01522821 + 1605.49034881) / 2 ) / 11741.9722953*365
=1625.25278851 / 11741.9722953*365
=50.52

Cencosud SA's Days Inventory for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Inventory (Q: Mar. 2016 )
=Average Inventory / COGS*Days in Period
=( (Inventory (Q: Dec. 2015 ) + Inventory (Q: Mar. 2016 )) / 2 ) / COGS (Q: Mar. 2016 )*Days in Period
=( (1605.49034881 + 1610.00144272) / 2 ) / 2650.96635007*365 / 4
=1607.74589576 / 2650.96635007*365 / 4
=55.34

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


Explanation

An increase of Days Inventory may indicate the company's sales slowed.

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

Cencosud SA's Days Sales of Inventory for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 is calculated as

Days Sales of Inventory (DSI)=Average Inventory/Revenue*Days in Period
=1607.74589576/3732.80229332*365 / 4
=39.30

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

Cencosud SA's Inventory Turnover for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 is calculated as

Inventory Turnover=Cost of Goods Sold / Average Inventory
=2650.96635007 / 1607.74589576
=1.65

3. 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.

Cencosud SA's Inventory to Revenue for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 is calculated as

Inventory to Revenue=Average Inventory / Revenue
=1607.74589576 / 3732.80229332
=0.43

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


Be Aware

A lot of business are seasonable. It makes more sense to compare Days Inventory from the same period in the previous year instead of from the previous quarter.


Related Terms

Cost of Goods Sold, Inventory, 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.

Cencosud SA Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysInventory 0.0046.0947.3518,053.7040.5444.9246.8248.4049.9650.52

Cencosud SA Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
DaysInventory 46.5626.1726.6454.8248.0151.9854.2555.2347.9855.34
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