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Kohl's Corp (NYSE:KSS)
Days Inventory
155.79 (As of Oct. 2015)

Kohl's Corp's average inventory for the three months ended in Oct. 2015 was $4,753 Mil. Kohl's Corp's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Oct. 2015 was $2,784 Mil. Hence, Kohl's Corp's days inventory for the three months ended in Oct. 2015 was 155.79.

KSS' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 88.14   Max: 115.97
Current: 134.61

88.14
115.97

During the past 13 years, Kohl's Corp's highest Days Inventory was 115.97. The lowest was 88.14. And the median was 97.97.

KSS's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
70% of the 863 Companies
in the Global Department Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 86.91 vs. KSS: 134.61 )

Kohl's Corp's days inventory increased from Oct. 2014 (147.41) to Oct. 2015 (155.79). It might indicate that Kohl's Corp's sales slowed down.

Inventory can be measured by Days Sales of Inventory (DSI). Kohl's Corp's days sales of inventory (DSI) for the three months ended in Oct. 2015 was 97.97.

Inventory turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. Kohl's Corp's inventory turnover for the three months ended in Oct. 2015 was 0.59.

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. Kohl's Corp's inventory to revenue ratio for the three months ended in Oct. 2015 was 1.07.


Definition

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

Kohl's Corp's Days Inventory for the fiscal year that ended in Jan. 2015 is calculated as

Days Inventory (A: Jan. 2015 )
=Average Inventory / COGS*Days in Period
=( (Inventory (A: Jan. 2014 ) + Inventory (A: Jan. 2015 )) / 2 ) / COGS (A: Jan. 2015 )*Days in Period
=( (3874 + 3814) / 2 ) / 12098*365
=3844 / 12098*365
=115.97

Kohl's Corp's Days Inventory for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2015 is calculated as:

Days Inventory (Q: Oct. 2015 )
=Average Inventory / COGS*Days in Period
=( (Inventory (Q: Jul. 2015 ) + Inventory (Q: Oct. 2015 )) / 2 ) / COGS (Q: Oct. 2015 )*Days in Period
=( (4252 + 5254) / 2 ) / 2784*365 / 4
=4753 / 2784*365 / 4
=155.79

* 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).

Kohl's Corp's Days Sales of Inventory for the three months ended in Oct. 2015 is calculated as

Days Sales of Inventory (DSI)=Average Inventory/Revenue*Days in Period
=4753/4427*365 / 4
=97.97

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

Kohl's Corp's Inventory Turnover for the three months ended in Oct. 2015 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.

Kohl's Corp's Inventory to Revenue for the three months ended in Oct. 2015 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.

Kohl's Corp Annual Data

Jan06Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14Jan15
DaysInventory 88.1488.5894.8299.8797.7895.7498.15103.42115.08115.97

Kohl's Corp Quarterly Data

Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15
DaysInventory 136.49144.77100.15139.23138.92147.4195.68140.02147.42155.79
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