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Costco Wholesale Days Inventory

: 25.07 (As of Aug. 2019)
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Costco Wholesale's Total Inventories for the three months ended in Aug. 2019 was $11,350 Mil. Costco Wholesale's Cost of Goods Sold for the three months ended in Aug. 2019 was $41,310 Mil. Hence, Costco Wholesale's days inventory for the three months ended in Aug. 2019 was 25.07.

NAS:COST' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 28.82   Max: 31.71
Current: 31.48

28.82
31.71

During the past 13 years, Costco Wholesale's highest Days Inventory was 31.71. The lowest was 28.82. And the median was 30.49.

NAS:COST's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
52% of the 363 Companies
in the Retail - Defensive industry.

( Industry Median: 40.54 vs. NAS:COST: 31.48 )

Costco Wholesale's days inventory declined from Aug. 2018 (25.56) to Aug. 2019 (25.07).

Total Inventories can be measured by Days Sales of Inventory (DSI).

Inventory Turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. Costco Wholesale's Inventory Turnover for the three months ended in Aug. 2019 was 3.64.

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. Costco Wholesale's Inventory-to-Revenue for the three months ended in Aug. 2019 was 0.24.


Costco Wholesale Days Inventory Historical Data

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

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Costco Wholesale Annual Data
Aug10 Aug11 Aug12 Aug13 Aug14 Aug15 Aug16 Aug17 Aug18 Aug19
Days Inventory Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 31.36 31.71 30.67 30.93 30.81

Costco Wholesale Quarterly Data
Nov14 Feb15 May15 Aug15 Nov15 Feb16 May16 Aug16 Nov16 Feb17 May17 Aug17 Nov17 Feb18 May18 Aug18 Nov18 Feb19 May19 Aug19
Days Inventory Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 25.56 34.63 34.99 34.20 25.07

Competitive Comparison
* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap.


Costco Wholesale Days Inventory Distribution

* The bar in red indicates where Costco Wholesale's Days Inventory falls into.



Costco Wholesale Days Inventory Calculation

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

Costco Wholesale's Days Inventory for the fiscal year that ended in Aug. 2019 is calculated as

Days Inventory (A: Aug. 2019 )
=Total Inventories / Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=( (Total Inventories (A: Aug. 2018 ) + Total Inventories (A: Aug. 2019 )) / 2 ) / Cost of Goods Sold (A: Aug. 2019 )*Days in Period
=( (11040 + 11395) / 2 ) / 132886*365
=11217.5 / 132886*365
=30.81

Costco Wholesale's Days Inventory for the quarter that ended in Aug. 2019 is calculated as:

Days Inventory (Q: Aug. 2019 )
=Total Inventories / Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=( (Total Inventories (Q: May. 2019 ) + Total Inventories (Q: Aug. 2019 )) / 2 ) / Cost of Goods Sold (Q: Aug. 2019 )*Days in Period
=( (11304 + 11395) / 2 ) / 41310*365 / 4
=11349.5 / 41310*365 / 4
=25.07

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


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