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# Clorox Co Inventory Turnover

: 1.96 (As of Mar. 2020)
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Inventory Turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. It is calculated as Cost of Goods Sold divided by Total Inventories. Clorox Co's Cost of Goods Sold for the three months ended in Mar. 2020 was \$951 Mil. Clorox Co's Total Inventories for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2020 was \$486 Mil. Clorox Co's Inventory Turnover for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2020 was 1.96.

Days Inventory indicates the number of days of goods in sales that a company has in the inventory. Clorox Co's Days Inventory for the three months ended in Mar. 2020 was 46.58.

Total Inventories can be measured by Days Sales of Inventory (DSI). Clorox Co's days sales of inventory (DSI) for the three months ended in Mar. 2020 was 24.85.

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. Clorox Co's Inventory-to-Revenue for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2020 was 0.27.

## Clorox Co Inventory Turnover Historical Data

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

 Clorox Co Annual Data Jun10 Jun11 Jun12 Jun13 Jun14 Jun15 Jun16 Jun17 Jun18 Jun19 Inventory Turnover     8.27 7.64 7.32 7.15 6.85

## Clorox Co Inventory Turnover Calculation

Clorox Co's Inventory Turnover for the fiscal year that ended in Jun. 2019 is calculated as

 Inventory Turnover (A: Jun. 2019 ) = Cost of Goods Sold / Total Inventories = Cost of Goods Sold (A: Jun. 2019 ) / ( (Total Inventories (A: Jun. 2018 ) + Total Inventories (A: Jun. 2019 )) / count ) = 3486 / ( (506 + 512) / 2 ) = 3486 / 509 = 6.85

Clorox Co's Inventory Turnover for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2020 is calculated as

 Inventory Turnover (Q: Mar. 2020 ) = Cost of Goods Sold / Total Inventories = Cost of Goods Sold (Q: Mar. 2020 ) / ( (Total Inventories (Q: Dec. 2019 ) + Total Inventories (Q: Mar. 2020 )) / count ) = 951 / ( (514 + 457) / 2 ) = 951 / 485.5 = 1.96

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

Clorox Co  (NYSE:CLX) Inventory Turnover Explanation

Inventory Turnover measures how fast the company turns over its inventory within a year. A higher Inventory Turnover means the company has light inventory. Therefore the company spends less money on storage, write downs, and obsolete inventory. If the inventory is too light, it may affect sales because the company may not have enough to meet demand.

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

Clorox Co's Days Inventory for the three months ended in Mar. 2020 is calculated as:

 Days Inventory = Total Inventories (Q: Mar. 2020 ) / Cost of Goods Sold (Q: Mar. 2020 ) * Days in Period = 485.5 / 951 * 365 / 4 = 46.58

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

Clorox Co's Days Sales of Inventory for the three months ended in Mar. 2020 is calculated as:

 Days Sales of Inventory (DSI) = Total Inventories (Q: Mar. 2020 ) / Revenue (Q: Mar. 2020 ) * Days in Period = 485.5 / 1783 * 365 / 4 = 24.85

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.

Clorox Co's Inventory to Revenue for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2020 is calculated as

 Inventory-to-Revenue = Total Inventories (Q: Mar. 2020 ) / Revenue (Q: Mar. 2020 ) = 485.5 / 1783 = 0.27

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

Be Aware

Usually retailers pile up their inventories at holiday seasons to meet the stronger demand. Therefore, the inventory of a particular quarter of a year should not be used to calculate Inventory Turnover. An average inventory is a better indication.