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Finisar Corp (NAS:FNSR)
Days Inventory
427.28 (As of Jul. 2016)

Finisar Corp's average inventory for the six months ended in Jul. 2016 was $273 Mil. Finisar Corp's cost of goods sold for the six months ended in Jul. 2016 was $233 Mil. Hence, Finisar Corp's days inventory for the six months ended in Jul. 2016 was 213.64.

FNSR' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 86.69   Max: 112.93
Current: 108.12

86.69
112.93

During the past 13 years, Finisar Corp's highest Days Inventory was 112.93. The lowest was 86.69. And the median was 104.68.

FNSR's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
72% of the 504 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 70.17 vs. FNSR: 108.12 )

Finisar Corp's days inventory declined from Jan. 2016 (434.52) to Jul. 2016 (427.28).

Inventory can be measured by Days Sales of Inventory (DSI). Finisar Corp's days sales of inventory (DSI) for the six months ended in Jul. 2016 was 145.94.

Inventory turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. Finisar Corp's inventory turnover for the six months ended in Jul. 2016 was 0.85.

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. Finisar Corp's inventory to revenue ratio for the six months ended in Jul. 2016 was 0.80.


Definition

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

Finisar Corp'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
=( (283.67 + 273.291) / 2 ) / 908.516*365
=278.4805 / 908.516*365
=111.88

Finisar Corp's Days Inventory for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Inventory (Q: Jul. 2016 )
=Average Inventory / COGS*Days in Period
=( (Inventory (Q: Apr. 2016 ) + Inventory (Q: Jul. 2016 )) / 2 ) / COGS (Q: Jul. 2016 )*Days in Period
=( (273.291 + 272.592) / 2 ) / 233.16*365 / 2
=272.9415 / 233.16*365 / 2
=213.64

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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).

Finisar Corp's Days Sales of Inventory for the six months ended in Jul. 2016 is calculated as

Days Sales of Inventory (DSI)=Average Inventory/Revenue*Days in Period
=272.9415/341.325*365 / 2
=145.94

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

Finisar Corp's Inventory Turnover for the six months ended in Jul. 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.

Finisar Corp's Inventory to Revenue for the six months ended in Jul. 2016 is calculated as

Inventory to Revenue=Average Inventory / Revenue
=272.9415 / 341.325
=0.80

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's 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 local exchange's currency.

Finisar Corp Annual Data

Apr07Apr08Apr09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13Apr14Apr15Apr16
DaysInventory 86.6997.9196.95100.2693.80109.10112.93110.59110.19111.88

Finisar Corp Semi-Annual Data

Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16Jul16
DaysInventory 441.64422.62477.56449.72443.97455.55430.05434.52428.28427.28
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