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John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE:JW.A)
Days Inventory
0.00 (As of Jan. 2014)

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.'s inventory for the three months ended in Jan. 2014 was $0 Mil. John Wiley & Sons, Inc.'s cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Jan. 2014 was $0 Mil.

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.'s days inventory declined from Jan. 2013 (55.19) to Jan. 2014 (0.00).

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

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

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.


Definition

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

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.'s Days Inventory for the fiscal year that ended in Apr. 2013 is calculated as

Days Inventory=Inventory/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=82.017/532.232*365
=56.25

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.'s Days Inventory for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2014 is calculated as:

Days Inventory=Inventory/Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=0/0*91
=

* 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).

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.'s Days Sales of Inventory for the three months ended in Jan. 2014 is calculated as

Days Sales of Inventory (DSI)=Inventory/Revenue*Days in Period
=0/0*91
=

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

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.'s Inventory Turnover for the three months ended in Jan. 2014 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.

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.'s Inventory to Revenue for the three months ended in Jan. 2014 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.

John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Annual Data

Apr04Apr05Apr06Apr07Apr08Apr09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13
DaysInventory 99.0093.6294.4597.8680.9678.6473.8772.0668.0056.25

John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Quarterly Data

Oct11Jan12Apr12Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14
DaysInventory 71.9367.1966.3166.7462.7355.1955.8555.9756.800.00
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