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Pep Boys - Manny Moe & Jack (NYSE:PBY)
COGS-to-Revenue
0.77 (As of Oct. 2015)

Pep Boys - Manny Moe & Jack's cost of goods sold for the three months ended in Oct. 2015 was \$390 Mil. Its revenue for the three months ended in Oct. 2015 was \$508 Mil.

Pep Boys - Manny Moe & Jack's COGS to Revenue for the three months ended in Oct. 2015 was 0.77.

Cost of Goods Sold is directly linked to profitability of the company through Gross Margin. Pep Boys - Manny Moe & Jack's Gross Margin for the three months ended in Oct. 2015 was 23.18%.

Definition

Pep Boys - Manny Moe & Jack's COGS to Revenue for the fiscal year that ended in Jan. 2015 is calculated as

 COGS to Revenue = Cost of Goods Sold / Revenue = 1609.159 / 2084.603 = 0.77

Pep Boys - Manny Moe & Jack's COGS to Revenue for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2015 is calculated as

 COGS to Revenue = Cost of Goods Sold / Revenue = 390.339 / 508.136 = 0.77

* 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.

Pep Boys - Manny Moe & Jack's Gross Margin for the three months ended in Oct. 2015 is calculated as:

 Gross Margin = 1 - COGS to Revenue = 1 - Cost of Goods Sold / Revenue = 1 - 390.339 / 508.136 = 23.18 %

* 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.

Pep Boys - Manny Moe & Jack Annual Data

 Jan06 Jan07 Jan08 Jan09 Jan10 Jan11 Jan12 Jan13 Jan14 Jan15 cogs2rev 0.77 0.75 0.77 0.76 0.75 0.74 0.75 0.76 0.76 0.77

Pep Boys - Manny Moe & Jack Quarterly Data

 Jul13 Oct13 Jan14 Apr14 Jul14 Oct14 Jan15 Apr15 Jul15 Oct15 cogs2rev 0.74 0.76 0.79 0.75 0.76 0.77 0.80 0.75 0.76 0.77
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