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Tesla (LIM:TSLA) Inventory Turnover

: 1.38 (As of Mar. 2023)
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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. Tesla's Cost of Goods Sold for the three months ended in Mar. 2023 was $18,818 Mil. Tesla's Average Total Inventories for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2023 was $13,607 Mil. Tesla's Inventory Turnover for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2023 was 1.38.

Days Inventory indicates the number of days of goods in sales that a company has in the inventory. Tesla's Days Inventory for the three months ended in Mar. 2023 was 65.98.

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. Tesla's Inventory-to-Revenue for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2023 was 0.58.


Tesla Inventory Turnover Historical Data

The historical data trend for Tesla's Inventory Turnover 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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Tesla Annual Data
Trend Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21 Dec22
Inventory Turnover
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 6.48 6.15 6.51 8.16 6.52

Tesla Quarterly Data
Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22 Sep22 Dec22 Mar23
Inventory Turnover 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 2.14 1.72 1.74 1.60 1.38

Tesla Inventory Turnover Calculation

Tesla's Inventory Turnover for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2022 is calculated as

Inventory Turnover (A: Dec. 2022 )
=Cost of Goods Sold / Average Total Inventories
=Cost of Goods Sold (A: Dec. 2022 ) / ((Total Inventories (A: Dec. 2021 ) + Total Inventories (A: Dec. 2022 )) / count )
=60609 / ((5757 + 12839) / 2 )
=60609 / 9298
=6.52

Tesla's Inventory Turnover for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2023 is calculated as

Inventory Turnover (Q: Mar. 2023 )
=Cost of Goods Sold / Average Total Inventories
=Cost of Goods Sold (Q: Mar. 2023 ) / ((Total Inventories (Q: Dec. 2022 ) + Total Inventories (Q: Mar. 2023 )) / count )
=18818 / ((12839 + 14375) / 2 )
=18818 / 13607
=1.38

* 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.


Tesla  (LIM:TSLA) 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.

Tesla's Days Inventory for the three months ended in Mar. 2023 is calculated as:

Days Inventory =Average Total Inventories (Q: Mar. 2023 )/Cost of Goods Sold (Q: Mar. 2023 )*Days in Period
=13607/18818*365 / 4
=65.98

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.

Tesla's Inventory to Revenue for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2023 is calculated as

Inventory-to-Revenue=Average Total Inventories (Q: Mar. 2023 ) / Revenue (Q: Mar. 2023 )
=13607 / 23329
=0.58

* 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

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.


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Tesla (LIM:TSLA) Business Description

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Founded in 2003 and based in Palo Alto, California, Tesla is a vertically integrated sustainable energy company that also aims to transition the world to electric mobility by making electric vehicles. The company sells solar panels and solar roofs for energy generation plus batteries for stationary storage for residential and commercial properties including utilities. Tesla has multiple vehicles in its fleet, which include luxury and midsize sedans and crossover SUVs. The company also plans to begin selling more affordable sedans and small SUVs, a light truck, a semi truck, and a sports car. Global deliveries in 2022 were a little over 1.3 million vehicles.

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