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Daktronics Inc (NAS:DAKT)
Days Inventory
57.21 (As of Apr. 2016)

Daktronics Inc's average inventory for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was $69.3 Mil. Daktronics Inc's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was $110.5 Mil. Hence, Daktronics Inc's days inventory for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was 57.21.

DAKT' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 43.73   Max: 56.23
Current: 56.23

43.73
56.23

During the past 13 years, Daktronics Inc's highest Days Inventory was 56.23. The lowest was 43.73. And the median was 49.39.

DAKT's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
63% of the 2184 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 72.96 vs. DAKT: 56.23 )

Daktronics Inc's days inventory increased from Apr. 2015 (49.04) to Apr. 2016 (57.21). It might indicate that Daktronics Inc's sales slowed down.

Inventory can be measured by Days Sales of Inventory (DSI). Daktronics Inc's days sales of inventory (DSI) for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was 45.65.

Inventory turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. Daktronics Inc's inventory turnover for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was 1.60.

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. Daktronics Inc's inventory to revenue ratio for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was 0.50.


Definition

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

Daktronics Inc's Days Inventory for the fiscal year that ended in Apr. 2016 is calculated as

Days Inventory (A: Apr. 2016 )
=Average Inventory / COGS*Days in Period
=( (Inventory (A: Apr. 2015 ) + Inventory (A: Apr. 2016 )) / 2 ) / COGS (A: Apr. 2016 )*Days in Period
=( (64.389 + 69.827) / 2 ) / 449.149*365
=67.108 / 449.149*365
=54.54

Daktronics Inc's Days Inventory for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Inventory (Q: Apr. 2016 )
=Average Inventory / COGS*Days in Period
=( (Inventory (Q: Jan. 2016 ) + Inventory (Q: Apr. 2016 )) / 2 ) / COGS (Q: Apr. 2016 )*Days in Period
=( (68.713 + 69.827) / 2 ) / 110.487*365 / 4
=69.27 / 110.487*365 / 4
=57.21

* 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).

Daktronics Inc's Days Sales of Inventory for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 is calculated as

Days Sales of Inventory (DSI)=Average Inventory/Revenue*Days in Period
=69.27/138.463*365 / 4
=45.65

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

Daktronics Inc's Inventory Turnover for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 is calculated as

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.

Daktronics Inc's Inventory to Revenue for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 is calculated as

* 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.

Daktronics Inc Annual Data

Apr07Apr08Apr09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13Apr14Apr15Apr16
DaysInventory 45.7649.9543.7353.2145.6349.4149.3649.5049.0254.54

Daktronics Inc Quarterly Data

Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16Jul16
DaysInventory 53.1446.0343.1063.9749.0454.2552.8361.9357.2153.48
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