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Marvell Technology Group Ltd (NAS:MRVL)
Days Inventory
71.60 (As of Apr. 2016)

Marvell Technology Group Ltd's average inventory for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was $203 Mil. Marvell Technology Group Ltd's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was $259 Mil. Hence, Marvell Technology Group Ltd's days inventory for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was 71.60.

MRVL' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 60.33   Max: 93.4
Current: 70.41

60.33
93.4

During the past 13 years, Marvell Technology Group Ltd's highest Days Inventory was 93.40. The lowest was 60.33. And the median was 75.38.

MRVL's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
57% of the 823 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 77.37 vs. MRVL: 70.41 )

Marvell Technology Group Ltd's days inventory declined from Apr. 2015 (84.20) to Apr. 2016 (71.60).

Inventory can be measured by Days Sales of Inventory (DSI). Marvell Technology Group Ltd's days sales of inventory (DSI) for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was 34.31.

Inventory turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. Marvell Technology Group Ltd's inventory turnover for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was 1.27.

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. Marvell Technology Group Ltd's inventory to revenue ratio for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 was 0.38.


Definition

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

Marvell Technology Group Ltd'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
=( (347.861 + 308.162) / 2 ) / 1843.706*365
=328.0115 / 1843.706*365
=64.94

Marvell Technology Group Ltd'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
=( (210.017 + 196.739) / 2 ) / 259.21*365 / 4
=203.378 / 259.21*365 / 4
=71.60

* 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).

Marvell Technology Group Ltd'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
=203.378/540.822*365 / 4
=34.31

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

Marvell Technology Group Ltd'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.

Marvell Technology Group Ltd's Inventory to Revenue for the three months ended in Apr. 2016 is calculated as

Inventory to Revenue=Average Inventory / Revenue
=203.378 / 540.822
=0.38

* 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.

Marvell Technology Group Ltd Annual Data

Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14Jan15Jan16
DaysInventory 76.1081.2693.4082.1360.3374.6573.8765.6364.9463.27

Marvell Technology Group Ltd Quarterly Data

Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16
DaysInventory 69.6264.5371.1175.2572.6984.2065.9172.9673.7871.60
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