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Keurig Green Mountain Inc (NAS:GMCR)
COGS-to-Revenue
0.71 (As of Dec. 2015)

Keurig Green Mountain Inc's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was \$898 Mil. Its revenue for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was \$1,258 Mil.

Keurig Green Mountain Inc's COGS to Revenue for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was 0.71.

Cost of Goods Sold is directly linked to profitability of the company through Gross Margin. Keurig Green Mountain Inc's Gross Margin for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was 28.61%.

Definition

Keurig Green Mountain Inc's COGS to Revenue for the fiscal year that ended in Sep. 2015 is calculated as

 COGS to Revenue = Cost of Goods Sold / Revenue = 2912.507 / 4520.031 = 0.64

Keurig Green Mountain Inc's COGS to Revenue for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as

 COGS to Revenue = Cost of Goods Sold / Revenue = 898.424 / 1258.421 = 0.71

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Explanation

Cost of Goods Sold is directly linked to profitability of the company through Gross Margin.

Keurig Green Mountain Inc's Gross Margin for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as:

 Gross Margin = 1 - COGS to Revenue = 1 - Cost of Goods Sold / Revenue = 1 - 898.424 / 1258.421 = 28.61 %

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

A company that has a moat can usually maintain or even expand their Gross Margin. A company can increase its Gross Margin in two ways. It can increase the prices of the goods it sells and keeps its Cost of Goods Sold unchanged. Or it can keep the sales price unchanged and squeeze its suppliers to reduce the Cost of Goods Sold. Warren Buffett believes businesses with the power to raise prices have moats.

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Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Keurig Green Mountain Inc Annual Data

 Sep06 Sep07 Sep08 Sep09 Sep10 Sep11 Sep12 Sep13 Sep14 Sep15 cogs2rev 0.64 0.62 0.65 0.69 0.69 0.66 0.67 0.63 0.61 0.64

Keurig Green Mountain Inc Quarterly Data

 Sep13 Dec13 Mar14 Jun14 Sep14 Dec14 Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 cogs2rev 0.64 0.67 0.59 0.57 0.62 0.67 0.59 0.64 0.68 0.71
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