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Cisco Systems (XSGO:CSCO) Days Inventory

: 51.27 (As of Jan. 2023)
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Days Inventory is also known as Days Sales of Inventory (DSI). Cisco Systems's Average Total Inventories for the three months ended in Jan. 2023 was $2,902 Mil. Cisco Systems's Cost of Goods Sold for the three months ended in Jan. 2023 was $5,165 Mil. Hence, Cisco Systems's Days Inventory for the three months ended in Jan. 2023 was 51.27.

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

XSGO:CSCO' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 27.61   Med: 29.49   Max: 45.66
Current: 45.66

During the past 13 years, Cisco Systems's highest Days Inventory was 45.66. The lowest was 27.61. And the median was 29.49.

XSGO:CSCO's Days Inventory is ranked better than
84.99% of 2332 companies
in the Hardware industry
Industry Median: 100.51 vs XSGO:CSCO: 45.66

Cisco Systems's Days Inventory increased from Jan. 2022 (38.01) to Jan. 2023 (51.27). It might indicate that Cisco Systems's sales slowed down.

Warning Sign:

If a company builds up inventory, it may mean it is having difficulties selling its goods.

Inventory Turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. Cisco Systems's Inventory Turnover for the three months ended in Jan. 2023 was 1.78.

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. Cisco Systems's Inventory-to-Revenue for the three months ended in Jan. 2023 was 0.21.


Cisco Systems Days Inventory Historical Data

The historical data trend for Cisco Systems'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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Cisco Systems Annual Data
Trend Jul13 Jul14 Jul15 Jul16 Jul17 Jul18 Jul19 Jul20 Jul21 Jul22
Days Inventory
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 33.74 30.63 27.61 28.93 39.01

Cisco Systems Quarterly Data
Apr18 Jul18 Oct18 Jan19 Apr19 Jul19 Oct19 Jan20 Apr20 Jul20 Oct20 Jan21 Apr21 Jul21 Oct21 Jan22 Apr22 Jul22 Oct22 Jan23
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 38.01 41.52 43.13 45.16 51.27

Competitive Comparison

For the Communication Equipment subindustry, Cisco Systems'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.

   

Cisco Systems Days Inventory Distribution

For the Hardware industry and Technology sector, Cisco Systems's Days Inventory distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Cisco Systems's Days Inventory falls in comparison to its industry or sector. The grey bar indicates the Days Inventory's extreme value range as defined by GuruFocus.



Cisco Systems Days Inventory Calculation

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

Cisco Systems's Days Inventory for the fiscal year that ended in Jul. 2022 is calculated as

Days Inventory (A: Jul. 2022 )
=Average Total Inventories / Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=( (Total Inventories (A: Jul. 2021 ) + Total Inventories (A: Jul. 2022 )) / count ) / Cost of Goods Sold (A: Jul. 2022 )*Days in Period
=( (1559 + 2568) / 2 ) / 19309*365
=2063.5 / 19309*365
=39.01

Cisco Systems's Days Inventory for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2023 is calculated as:

Days Inventory (Q: Jan. 2023 )
=Average Total Inventories / Cost of Goods Sold*Days in Period
=( (Total Inventories (Q: Oct. 2022 ) + Total Inventories (Q: Jan. 2023 )) / count ) / Cost of Goods Sold (Q: Jan. 2023 )*Days in Period
=( (2664 + 3140) / 2 ) / 5165*365 / 4
=2902 / 5165*365 / 4
=51.27

* 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.


Cisco Systems  (XSGO:CSCO) 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.

Cisco Systems's Inventory Turnover for the three months ended in Jan. 2023 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.

Cisco Systems's Inventory to Revenue for the three months ended in Jan. 2023 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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Cisco Systems (XSGO:CSCO) Business Description

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Cisco Systems is the largest provider of networking equipment in the world and one of the largest software companies in the world. Its largest businesses are selling networking hardware and software (where it has leading market shares) and cybersecurity software like firewalls. It also has collaboration products, like its Webex suite, and observability tools. It primarily outsources its manufacturing to third parties and has a large sales and marketing staff—25,000 strong across 90 countries. Overall, Cisco employees 80,000 employees and sells its products globally.

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