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Qualcomm Inventory Turnover

: 1.17 (As of Jun. 2021)
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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. Qualcomm's Cost of Goods Sold for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 was $3,404 Mil. Qualcomm's Total Inventories for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 was $2,901 Mil. Qualcomm's Inventory Turnover for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 was 1.17.

Days Inventory indicates the number of days of goods in sales that a company has in the inventory. Qualcomm's Days Inventory for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 was 77.75.

Total Inventories can be measured by Days Sales of Inventory (DSI). Qualcomm's days sales of inventory (DSI) for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 was 32.84.

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. Qualcomm's Inventory-to-Revenue for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 was 0.36.


Qualcomm Inventory Turnover Historical Data

The historical data trend for Qualcomm'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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Qualcomm Annual Data
Trend Sep11 Sep12 Sep13 Sep14 Sep15 Sep16 Sep17 Sep18 Sep19 Sep20
Inventory Turnover
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 6.40 5.45 5.50 5.56 4.63

Qualcomm Quarterly Data
Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21
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 1.03 1.12 1.35 1.31 1.17

Qualcomm Inventory Turnover Calculation

Qualcomm's Inventory Turnover for the fiscal year that ended in Sep. 2020 is calculated as

Inventory Turnover (A: Sep. 2020 )
=Cost of Goods Sold / Total Inventories
=Cost of Goods Sold (A: Sep. 2020 ) / ((Total Inventories (A: Sep. 2019 ) + Total Inventories (A: Sep. 2020 )) / count )
=9255 / ((1400 + 2598) / 2 )
=9255 / 1999
=4.63

Qualcomm's Inventory Turnover for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 is calculated as

Inventory Turnover (Q: Jun. 2021 )
=Cost of Goods Sold / Total Inventories
=Cost of Goods Sold (Q: Jun. 2021 ) / ((Total Inventories (Q: Mar. 2021 ) + Total Inventories (Q: Jun. 2021 )) / count )
=3404 / ((2668 + 3133) / 2 )
=3404 / 2900.5
=1.17

* 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.


Qualcomm  (NAS:QCOM) 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.

Qualcomm's Days Inventory for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 is calculated as:

Days Inventory =Total Inventories (Q: Jun. 2021 )/Cost of Goods Sold (Q: Jun. 2021 )*Days in Period
=2900.5/3404*365 / 4
=77.75

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

Qualcomm's Days Sales of Inventory for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 is calculated as:

Days Sales of Inventory (DSI)=Total Inventories (Q: Jun. 2021 )/Revenue (Q: Jun. 2021 )*Days in Period
=2900.5/8060*365 / 4
=32.84

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.

Qualcomm's Inventory to Revenue for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 is calculated as

Inventory-to-Revenue=Total Inventories (Q: Jun. 2021 ) / Revenue (Q: Jun. 2021 )
=2900.5 / 8060
=0.36

* 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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Qualcomm Business Description

Qualcomm logo
Industry
Technology » Semiconductors NAICS : 334118 SIC : 3577
Address
5775 Morehouse Drive, San Diego, CA, USA, 92121-1714
Qualcomm develops and licenses wireless technology and also designs chips for smartphones. The company's key patents revolve around CDMA and OFDMA technologies, which are standards in wireless communications that are the backbone of all 3G and 4G networks. The firm is a leader in 5G network technology as well. Qualcomm's IP is licensed by virtually all wireless device makers. The firm is also the world's largest wireless chip vendor, supplying nearly every premier handset maker with leading-edge processors.
Executives
Amon Cristiano R officer: President 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Rosenberg Donald J officer: EVP & General Counsel QUALCOMM INCORPORATED 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Rogers Alexander H officer: EVP & President, QTL 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Modoff Brian officer: EVP, Strategy and M&A 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Thompson James H officer: EVP, Engineering & CTO 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Mollenkopf Steven M director, officer: Chief Executive Officer 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Mclaughlin Mark D director C/O PALO ALTO NETWORKS, INC. 4401 GREAT AMERICA PKWY SANTA CLARA CA 95054
Miller Jamie S director GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY 5 NECCO STREET BOSTON MA 02210
Fields Mark director FORD MOTOR COMPANY ONE AMERICAN ROAD DEARBORN MI 48126
Smit Neil director C/O AMERICA ONLINE LATIN AMERICA, INC. 6600 N. ANDREWS AVE., SUITE 400 FT. LAUDERDALE FL 33309
Palkhiwala Akash J. officer: EVP & Chief Financial Officer 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Polek Erin L officer: SVP & Chief Accounting Officer 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Tricoire Jean-pascal director 5775 MOREHOUSE DRIVE SAN DIEGO CA 92121
Ace Heather S officer: EVP, Human Resources 3721 VALLEY CENTRE DR SUITE 500 SAN DIEGO CA 92130
Rosenfeld Irene B director 110 SE 6TH STREET 20TH FLOOR FORT LAUDERDALE FL 33301

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