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Sanofi SA (NYSE:SNY)
Days Inventory
245.74 (As of Jun. 2016)

Sanofi SA's average inventory for the six months ended in Jun. 2016 was $7,519 Mil. Sanofi SA's cost of goods sold for the six months ended in Jun. 2016 was $5,584 Mil. Hence, Sanofi SA's days inventory for the six months ended in Jun. 2016 was 245.74.

SNY' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 170.45   Max: 248.12
Current: 248.12

170.45
248.12

During the past 13 years, Sanofi SA's highest Days Inventory was 248.12. The lowest was 170.45. And the median was 192.11.

SNY's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
89% of the 679 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 115.00 vs. SNY: 248.12 )

Sanofi SA's days inventory increased from Jun. 2015 (228.86) to Jun. 2016 (245.74). It might indicate that Sanofi SA's sales slowed down.

Inventory can be measured by Days Sales of Inventory (DSI). Sanofi SA's days sales of inventory (DSI) for the six months ended in Jun. 2016 was 75.22.

Inventory turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. Sanofi SA's inventory turnover for the six months ended in Jun. 2016 was 0.74.

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. Sanofi SA's inventory to revenue ratio for the six months ended in Jun. 2016 was 0.41.


Definition

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

Sanofi SA'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
=( (8091.24537608 + 7098.03921569) / 2 ) / 11894.335512*365
=7594.64229588 / 11894.335512*365
=233.06

Sanofi SA's Days Inventory for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2016 is calculated as:

Days Inventory (Q: Jun. 2016 )
=Average Inventory / COGS*Days in Period
=( (Inventory (Q: Dec. 2015 ) + Inventory (Q: Jun. 2016 )) / 2 ) / COGS (Q: Jun. 2016 )*Days in Period
=( (7098.03921569 + 7940.4494382) / 2 ) / 5584.26966292*365 / 2
=7519.24432694 / 5584.26966292*365 / 2
=245.74

* 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).

Sanofi SA's Days Sales of Inventory for the six months ended in Jun. 2016 is calculated as

Days Sales of Inventory (DSI)=Average Inventory/Revenue*Days in Period
=7519.24432694/18242.6966292*365 / 2
=75.22

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

Sanofi SA's Inventory Turnover for the six months ended in Jun. 2016 is calculated as

Inventory Turnover=Cost of Goods Sold / Average Inventory
=5584.26966292 / 7519.24432694
=0.74

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.

Sanofi SA's Inventory to Revenue for the six months ended in Jun. 2016 is calculated as

Inventory to Revenue=Average Inventory / Revenue
=7519.24432694 / 18242.6966292
=0.41

* 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.

Sanofi SA Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DaysInventory 162.04169.93189.21180.00207.63185.77204.30206.82225.51233.06

Sanofi SA Semi-Annual Data

Dec11Jun12Dec12Jun13Dec13Jun14Dec14Jun15Dec15Jun16
DaysInventory 207.12220.18200.91230.97204.46235.02216.92228.86243.79245.74
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