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Gold Fields Days Inventory

: 89.02 (As of Dec. 2021)
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Gold Fields's Total Inventories for the six months ended in Dec. 2021 was $628 Mil. Gold Fields's Cost of Goods Sold for the six months ended in Dec. 2021 was $1,287 Mil. Hence, Gold Fields's Days Inventory for the six months ended in Dec. 2021 was 89.02.

The historical rank and industry rank for Gold Fields's Days Inventory or its related term are showing as below:

GFI' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 51.7   Med: 63.21   Max: 87.12
Current: 87.12

During the past 13 years, Gold Fields's highest Days Inventory was 87.12. The lowest was 51.70. And the median was 63.21.

GFI's Days Inventory is ranked worse than
54.56% of 669 companies
in the Metals & Mining industry
Industry Median: 82.05 vs GFI: 87.12

Gold Fields's Days Inventory increased from Dec. 2020 (83.86) to Dec. 2021 (89.02). It might indicate that Gold Fields's sales slowed down.

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. Gold Fields's Inventory Turnover for the six months ended in Dec. 2021 was 2.05.

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. Gold Fields's Inventory-to-Revenue for the six months ended in Dec. 2021 was 0.28.


Gold Fields Days Inventory Historical Data

The historical data trend for Gold Fields's Days Inventory can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Gold Fields Annual Data
Trend Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21
Days Inventory
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 60.88 66.02 68.07 76.01 84.32

Gold Fields Semi-Annual Data
Jun12 Dec12 Jun13 Dec13 Jun14 Dec14 Jun15 Dec15 Jun16 Dec16 Jun17 Dec17 Jun18 Dec18 Jun19 Dec19 Jun20 Dec20 Jun21 Dec21
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 70.13 68.06 83.86 79.29 89.02

Competitive Comparison

For the Gold subindustry, Gold Fields's Days Inventory, along with its competitors' market caps and Days Inventory data, can be viewed below:

* 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. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Gold Fields Days Inventory Distribution

For the Metals & Mining industry and Basic Materials sector, Gold Fields's Days Inventory distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Gold Fields's Days Inventory falls into.



Gold Fields Days Inventory Calculation

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

Gold Fields's Days Inventory for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2021 is calculated as

Days Inventory (A: Dec. 2021 )
=Average Total Inventories / Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=( (Total Inventories (A: Dec. 2020 ) + Total Inventories (A: Dec. 2021 )) / count ) / Cost of Goods Sold (A: Dec. 2021 )*Days in Period
=( (521.6 + 627.6) / 2 ) / 2487.3*365
=574.6 / 2487.3*365
=84.32

Gold Fields's Days Inventory for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2021 is calculated as:

Days Inventory (Q: Dec. 2021 )
=Average Total Inventories / Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=( (Total Inventories (Q: Jun. 2021 ) + Total Inventories (Q: Dec. 2021 )) / count ) / Cost of Goods Sold (Q: Dec. 2021 )*Days in Period
=( (0 + 627.6) / 1 ) / 1286.7*365 / 2
=627.6 / 1286.7*365 / 2
=89.02

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Gold Fields  (NYSE:GFI) Days Inventory Explanation

An increase of Days Inventory may indicate the company's sales slowed.

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

Gold Fields's Days Sales of Inventory for the six months ended in Dec. 2021 is calculated as

Days Sales of Inventory (DSI)=Average Total Inventories/Revenue*Days in Period
=627.6/2211.6*365 / 2
=51.79

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

Gold Fields's Inventory Turnover for the six months ended in Dec. 2021 is calculated as

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.

Gold Fields's Inventory to Revenue for the six months ended in Dec. 2021 is calculated as

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange 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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Gold Fields Business Description

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Industry
Basic Materials » Metals & Mining NAICS : 212221 SIC : 0
Address
150 Helen Road, Sandown, Sandton, ZAF, 2196
Gold Fields Ltd is a globally diversified gold miner and producer with eight operating mines in Australia, Ghana, Peru, and South Africa. The majority of group revenue is generated in the Australian mines, largely the St Ives and Granny Smith sites, with Ghana the second- largest contributor of revenue. The company is involved in underground and surface gold and copper mining and related activities, including exploration, development, extraction, processing, and smelting. In Peru, the company also produces copper, and it has other precious metal exploration interests in Africa, Eurasia, Australasia, and the Americas.

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