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Days Inventory
57.25 (As of May. 2014)

Rite Aid Corp's inventory for the three months ended in May. 2014 was \$2,933 Mil. Rite Aid Corp's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in May. 2014 was \$4,663 Mil. Hence, Rite Aid Corp's days inventory for the three months ended in May. 2014 was 57.25.

Rite Aid Corp's days inventory declined from May. 2013 (63.81) to May. 2014 (57.25).

Inventory can be measured by Days Sales of Inventory (DSI). Rite Aid Corp's days sales of inventory (DSI) for the three months ended in May. 2014 was 41.29.

Inventory turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. Rite Aid Corp's inventory turnover for the three months ended in May. 2014 was 1.59.

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. Rite Aid Corp's inventory to revenue ratio for the three months ended in May. 2014 was 0.45.

Definition

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

Rite Aid Corp's Days Inventory for the fiscal year that ended in Feb. 2014 is calculated as

 Days Inventory = Inventory / Cost of Goods Sold * Days in Period = 2993.948 / 18202.679 * 365 = 60.03

Rite Aid Corp's Days Inventory for the quarter that ended in May. 2014 is calculated as:

 Days Inventory = Inventory / Cost of Goods Sold * Days in Period = 2933.316 / 4662.552 * 91 = 57.25

* 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).

Rite Aid Corp's Days Sales of Inventory for the three months ended in May. 2014 is calculated as

 Days Sales of Inventory (DSI) = Inventory / Revenue * Days in Period = 2933.316 / 6465.531 * 91 = 41.29

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

Rite Aid Corp's Inventory Turnover for the three months ended in May. 2014 is calculated as

 Inventory Turnover = Cost of Goods Sold / Average Inventory = 4662.552 / 2933.316 = 1.59

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.

Rite Aid Corp's Inventory to Revenue for the three months ended in May. 2014 is calculated as

 Inventory to Revenue = Inventory / Revenue = 2933.316 / 6465.531 = 0.45

* 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.

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Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Rite Aid Corp Annual Data

 Feb05 Feb06 Feb07 Feb08 Feb09 Feb10 Feb11 Feb12 Feb13 Feb14 DaysInventory 69.10 67.98 67.07 81.23 66.53 62.73 62.23 59.27 63.71 60.03

Rite Aid Corp Quarterly Data

 Feb12 May12 Aug12 Nov12 Feb13 May13 Aug13 Nov13 Feb14 May14 DaysInventory 53.24 58.26 60.85 63.67 65.14 63.81 65.58 65.92 57.82 57.25
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