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China Yuchai International Ltd (NYSE:CYD)
Days Inventory
62.44 (As of Dec. 2014)

China Yuchai International Ltd's average inventory for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 was $326 Mil. China Yuchai International Ltd's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 was $477 Mil. Hence, China Yuchai International Ltd's days inventory for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 was 62.44.

China Yuchai International Ltd's days inventory declined from Dec. 2013 (64.45) to Dec. 2014 (62.44).

Inventory can be measured by Days Sales of Inventory (DSI). China Yuchai International Ltd's days sales of inventory (DSI) for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 was 46.99.

Inventory turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. China Yuchai International Ltd's inventory turnover for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 was 1.46.

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. China Yuchai International Ltd's inventory to revenue ratio for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 was 0.51.


Definition

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

China Yuchai International Ltd's Days Inventory for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as

Days Inventory (A: Dec. 2014 )
=Average Inventory / COGS*Days in Period
=( (Inventory (A: Dec. 2013 ) + Inventory (A: Dec. 2014 )) / 2 ) / COGS (A: Dec. 2014 )*Days in Period
=( (384.269344748 + 310.438548298) / 2 ) / 2124.09139385*365
=347.353946523 / 2124.09139385*365
=59.69

China Yuchai International Ltd's Days Inventory for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as:

Days Inventory (Q: Dec. 2014 )
=Average Inventory / COGS*Days in Period
=( (Inventory (Q: Sep. 2014 ) + Inventory (Q: Dec. 2014 )) / 2 ) / COGS (Q: Dec. 2014 )*Days in Period
=( (342.106806556 + 310.438548298) / 2 ) / 476.812526258*365 / 4
=326.272677427 / 476.812526258*365 / 4
=62.44

* 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).

China Yuchai International Ltd's Days Sales of Inventory for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as

Days Sales of Inventory (DSI)=Average Inventory/Revenue*Days in Period
=326.272677427/633.567365802*365 / 4
=46.99

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

China Yuchai International Ltd's Inventory Turnover for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as

Inventory Turnover=Cost of Goods Sold / Average Inventory
=476.812526258 / 326.272677427
=1.46

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.

China Yuchai International Ltd's Inventory to Revenue for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as

Inventory to Revenue=Average Inventory / Revenue
=326.272677427 / 633.567365802
=0.51

* 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.

China Yuchai International Ltd Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
DaysInventory 118.9295.6377.0984.9175.0570.4274.9575.6862.0059.69

China Yuchai International Ltd Quarterly Data

Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14
DaysInventory 73.9874.3265.0257.9764.7164.4559.9364.2863.9662.44
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