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Stewart Enterprises, Inc. (NAS:STEI)
Days Inventory
31.63 (As of Jul. 2013)

Stewart Enterprises, Inc.'s inventory for the three months ended in Jul. 2013 was \$36.1 Mil. Stewart Enterprises, Inc.'s cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Jul. 2013 was \$103.9 Mil. Hence, Stewart Enterprises, Inc.'s days inventory for the three months ended in Jul. 2013 was 31.63.

Stewart Enterprises, Inc.'s days inventory declined from Jul. 2012 (32.38) to Jul. 2013 (31.63).

Inventory can be measured by Days Sales of Inventory (DSI). Stewart Enterprises, Inc.'s days sales of inventory (DSI) for the three months ended in Jul. 2013 was 25.86.

Inventory turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. Stewart Enterprises, Inc.'s inventory turnover for the three months ended in Jul. 2013 was 2.88.

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. Stewart Enterprises, Inc.'s inventory to revenue ratio for the three months ended in Jul. 2013 was 0.28.

Definition

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

Stewart Enterprises, Inc.'s Days Inventory for the fiscal year that ended in Oct. 2012 is calculated as

 Days Inventory = Inventory / Cost of Goods Sold * Days in Period = 36.495 / 406.415 * 365 = 32.78

Stewart Enterprises, Inc.'s Days Inventory for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2013 is calculated as:

 Days Inventory = Inventory / Cost of Goods Sold * Days in Period = 36.108 / 103.867 * 91 = 31.63

* 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).

Stewart Enterprises, Inc.'s Days Sales of Inventory for the three months ended in Jul. 2013 is calculated as

 Days Sales of Inventory (DSI) = Inventory / Revenue * Days in Period = 36.108 / 127.062 * 91 = 25.86

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

Stewart Enterprises, Inc.'s Inventory Turnover for the three months ended in Jul. 2013 is calculated as

 Inventory Turnover = Cost of Goods Sold / Average Inventory = 103.867 / 36.108 = 2.88

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.

Stewart Enterprises, Inc.'s Inventory to Revenue for the three months ended in Jul. 2013 is calculated as

 Inventory to Revenue = Inventory / Revenue = 36.108 / 127.062 = 0.28

* 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.

Stewart Enterprises, Inc. Annual Data

 Oct04 Oct05 Oct06 Oct07 Oct08 Oct09 Oct10 Oct11 Oct12 Oct13 DaysInventory 37.84 32.54 33.11 32.07 30.76 33.09 32.33 31.75 32.78 30.85

Stewart Enterprises, Inc. Quarterly Data

 Jul11 Oct11 Jan12 Apr12 Jul12 Oct12 Jan13 Apr13 Jul13 Oct13 DaysInventory 31.75 31.16 33.44 32.07 32.38 32.79 32.17 31.94 31.63 31.15
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