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China Petroleum & Chemical Corp (NYSE:SNP)
Days Inventory
39.42 (As of Dec. 2015)

China Petroleum & Chemical Corp's average inventory for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was $23,458 Mil. China Petroleum & Chemical Corp's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was $54,302 Mil. Hence, China Petroleum & Chemical Corp's days inventory for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was 39.42.

SNP' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 29.89   Max: 43.77
Current: 40.29

29.89
43.77

During the past 13 years, China Petroleum & Chemical Corp's highest Days Inventory was 43.77. The lowest was 29.89. And the median was 35.23.

SNP's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
57% of the 69 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Integrated industry.

( Industry Median: 35.90 vs. SNP: 40.29 )

China Petroleum & Chemical Corp's days inventory increased from Dec. 2014 (14.25) to Dec. 2015 (39.42). It might indicate that China Petroleum & Chemical Corp's sales slowed down.

Inventory can be measured by Days Sales of Inventory (DSI). China Petroleum & Chemical Corp's days sales of inventory (DSI) for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was 28.64.

Inventory turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. China Petroleum & Chemical Corp's inventory turnover for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was 2.31.

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. China Petroleum & Chemical Corp's inventory to revenue ratio for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was 0.31.


Definition

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

China Petroleum & Chemical Corp's Days Inventory for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as

Days Inventory (A: Dec. 2015 )
=Average Inventory / COGS*Days in Period
=( (Inventory (A: Dec. 2014 ) + Inventory (A: Dec. 2015 )) / 2 ) / COGS (A: Dec. 2015 )*Days in Period
=( (30414.4717707 + 22560.9775007) / 2 ) / 231493.696795*365
=26487.7246357 / 231493.696795*365
=41.76

China Petroleum & Chemical Corp's Days Inventory for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as:

Days Inventory (Q: Dec. 2015 )
=Average Inventory / COGS*Days in Period
=( (Inventory (Q: Sep. 2015 ) + Inventory (Q: Dec. 2015 )) / 2 ) / COGS (Q: Dec. 2015 )*Days in Period
=( (24355.1730636 + 22560.9775007) / 2 ) / 54301.6855065*365 / 4
=23458.0752822 / 54301.6855065*365 / 4
=39.42

* 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).

China Petroleum & Chemical Corp's Days Sales of Inventory for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as

Days Sales of Inventory (DSI)=Average Inventory/Revenue*Days in Period
=23458.0752822/74746.2436619*365 / 4
=28.64

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

China Petroleum & Chemical Corp's Inventory Turnover for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as

Inventory Turnover=Cost of Goods Sold / Average Inventory
=54301.6855065 / 23458.0752822
=2.31

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.

China Petroleum & Chemical Corp's Inventory to Revenue for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as

Inventory to Revenue=Average Inventory / Revenue
=23458.0752822 / 74746.2436619
=0.31

* 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.

China Petroleum & Chemical Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysInventory 38.4838.1228.7543.7036.1331.7633.1533.4432.3941.76

China Petroleum & Chemical Corp Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
DaysInventory 33.9533.3741.4738.3917.3714.2544.5037.0640.9939.42
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