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Dolby Laboratories Days Inventory

: 38.24 (As of Mar. 2022)
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Days Inventory is also known as Days Sales of Inventory (DSI). Dolby Laboratories's Average Total Inventories for the three months ended in Mar. 2022 was $15 Mil. Dolby Laboratories's Cost of Goods Sold for the three months ended in Mar. 2022 was $36 Mil. Hence, Dolby Laboratories's Days Inventory for the three months ended in Mar. 2022 was 38.24.

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

DLB' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 37.88   Med: 57.5   Max: 85.16
Current: 37.88

During the past 13 years, Dolby Laboratories's highest Days Inventory was 85.16. The lowest was 37.88. And the median was 57.50.

DLB's Days Inventory is ranked worse than
63.41% of 1465 companies
in the Software industry
Industry Median: 18.57 vs DLB: 37.88

Dolby Laboratories's Days Inventory declined from Mar. 2021 (49.30) to Mar. 2022 (38.24).

Inventory Turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. Dolby Laboratories's Inventory Turnover for the three months ended in Mar. 2022 was 2.39.

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. Dolby Laboratories's Inventory-to-Revenue for the three months ended in Mar. 2022 was 0.04.


Dolby Laboratories Days Inventory Historical Data

The historical data trend for Dolby Laboratories'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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Dolby Laboratories Annual Data
Trend Sep12 Sep13 Sep14 Sep15 Sep16 Sep17 Sep18 Sep19 Sep20 Sep21
Days Inventory
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 63.75 73.33 66.41 72.11 51.25

Dolby Laboratories Quarterly Data
Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22
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 49.30 38.96 34.34 33.63 38.24

Competitive Comparison

For the Information Technology Services subindustry, Dolby Laboratories'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.

   

Dolby Laboratories Days Inventory Distribution

For the Software industry and Technology sector, Dolby Laboratories's Days Inventory distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Dolby Laboratories's Days Inventory falls into.



Dolby Laboratories Days Inventory Calculation

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

Dolby Laboratories's Days Inventory for the fiscal year that ended in Sep. 2021 is calculated as

Days Inventory (A: Sep. 2021 )
=Average Total Inventories / Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=( (Total Inventories (A: Sep. 2020 ) + Total Inventories (A: Sep. 2021 )) / count ) / Cost of Goods Sold (A: Sep. 2021 )*Days in Period
=( (25.55 + 10.965) / 2 ) / 130.025*365
=18.2575 / 130.025*365
=51.25

Dolby Laboratories's Days Inventory for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2022 is calculated as:

Days Inventory (Q: Mar. 2022 )
=Average Total Inventories / Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=( (Total Inventories (Q: Dec. 2021 ) + Total Inventories (Q: Mar. 2022 )) / count ) / Cost of Goods Sold (Q: Mar. 2022 )*Days in Period
=( (13.144 + 16.623) / 2 ) / 35.515*365 / 4
=14.8835 / 35.515*365 / 4
=38.24

* 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.


Dolby Laboratories  (NYSE:DLB) Days Inventory Explanation

Days Inventory indicates the liquidity of the inventory. Generally, a lower Days Inventory is preferred as it indicates a shorter duration to clear off the inventory. An increase of the ratio may indicate the company's sales slowed. Similar ratios related to Days Inventory are:

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

Dolby Laboratories's Inventory Turnover for the three months ended in Mar. 2022 is calculated as

2. 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.

Dolby Laboratories's Inventory to Revenue for the three months ended in Mar. 2022 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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Dolby Laboratories Business Description

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Address
1275 Market Street, San Francisco, CA, USA, 94103-1410
Dolby Laboratories Inc develops audio and surround sound for cinema, broadcast, home audio systems, in-car entertainment systems, DVD players, games, televisions, and personal computers. The company generates three fourths of its revenue from licensing its technology to consumer electronics manufacturers around the world. The rest of revenue comes from equipment sales to professional producers and audio engineering services.
Executives
Revankar Shriram officer: SVP, Advanced Technology Group C/O DOLBY LABORATORIES, INC. 1275 MARKET STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
Prophet Tony A director 9 BERNICE STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
Couling John D officer: SVP, Entertainment C/O DOLBY LABORATORIES, INC. 1275 MARKET STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
Park Robert J officer: SVP & Chief Financial Officer C/O DOLBY LABORATORIES, INC. 1275 MARKET STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
Rollins Emily director C/O DOLBY LABORATORIES, INC. 1275 MARKET STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
Dagmar Dolby 2019 Trust Bb,dated July 22, 2019 10 percent owner 2515 SCOTT STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94115
Sud Anjali director C/O VIMEO INC. 555 WEST 18TH STREET NEW YORK NY 10011
Dagmar Dolby 2018 Trust Bb, Dated June 20, 2018 10 percent owner 2515 SCOTT STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94115
Nicholson Ryan officer: VP, Corporate Controller C/O DOLBY LABORATORIES INC. 1275 MARKET STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
Pendleton Todd officer: SVP, Chief Marketing Officer 1275 MARKET STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
Baker Giles officer: SVP, Consumer Entertainment 1275 MARKET STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
Dagmar Dolby 2016 Trust Bb, Dated March 23, 2016 10 percent owner 2515 SCOTT STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94115
Segars Simon director C/O DOLBY LABORATORIES, INC. 1275 MARKET STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
Marital Trust Under Dolby Family Trust Dated May 7, 1999 10 percent owner 2515 SCOTT STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94115
Dagmar Dolby Trust Under Dolby Family Trust Instrument Dated May 7, 1999 10 percent owner 2515 SCOTT STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94115

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