Essays Tagged: "Inventory turnover"

Accounting Evaluation of Ford Motor Company

.... 2Receivable Turnover & Average Days' Sales Uncollected................................. 2-3Inventory Turnover & Average Days' Inventory on Hand................................. 3PROFITABI ... working capitol, current ratio, quick ratio, receivable turnover, average days' sales uncollected, inventory turnover and average days' inventory on hand; whereas profitability analyzes the profit ma ...

(9 pages) 691 4 4.2 Nov/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Case study: Quanlity Funiture Company.

e 2000.Investment utilizationWe can analyze the investment utilization through investment turnover, inventory turnover and current ratio. From the investment turnover, which includes in asset turnover ... years. They meant the Lloyd's Inc needed to enhance its profit margin to achieve a higher ROI. The inventory turnover has an evident decrease. Because inventory turnover indicates the velocity with w ...

(5 pages) 167 2 3.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Case Study Analysis Ideal Standard France: Pat Paterson

ness; this trend is detailed in the second chart of appendix A. Another IFS weakness is the decline inventory turnover ratio; shown in appendix B, shows a reduction in how fast ISF is converting inven ... eats could come from competitors offering extended credit terms to move products into the wholesale inventory. Another threat is that the Governmental prices controls will continue to lag six to nine ...

(9 pages) 97 0 4.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Use of performance indicators in Management Accounting

key performance indicator for example for a car manufacturer might be, for example, an increase in inventory turnover of nine to twelve units per year, constituting a performance indicator which has ...

(11 pages) 409 0 4.9 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

An Audit Analysis

debt to equity ratio (Appendix 1).2. Obsolete stock of machines which are out-dated may affect the inventory turnover ratio and return on total assets.3. Poor quality of employees specifically on hir ... are not sufficient to meet the cash requirement to pay its current liabilities.The decrease in the inventory turnover ratio indicates the presence of obsolete stock.The decreased in return on total a ...

(7 pages) 225 0 3.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Dunham Cosmetics - Financial Evaluation

Exhibits 1,2, and 3).Current Ratio = (current assets/current liabilities) = (16,268/7,600) = 2.1405%Inventory Turnover = (sales/inventory) = (26,671/6,133) = 4.3487%receivable____ = 5,920___ = 81.01 D ... her opinion, Dunham has "too little long-term capital, especially considering your receivables and inventory needs." Why is it frequently appropriate to use a long-term capital source like bonds or e ...

(4 pages) 164 0 4.1 Aug/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Clothing, Footwear and Cosmetics

Financial Ratios Analysis

fectively as it could to generate more sales. The main problems experienced by Wyeth in the area of inventory and asset turnover lies in the restructuring changes and the closure of facilities and pla ... s and temporary plant closures. Wyeth has improved with receivables since 2002, but had a declining inventory turnover in 2003, which is most likely the main source of generating more cash in the busi ...

(6 pages) 613 0 4.6 Oct/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Best Buy vs. Radio Shack, inventory turnover vs. profitability

The gross margin percentage, expense to sales ratio, net profit margin, inventory turnover, and asset turnover differ from Radio Shack to Best Buy for numerous reasons. The ...

(1 pages) 76 0 3.9 Nov/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

Friedlan Case 16 - Extreme Sporting Goods Inc.

turn on assets (ROA) by 10% in the first year that he would resign.3.Despite high revenues and high inventory turnover rates, Extreme's financial statements showed great losses. As such, Gil Gerrard h ...

(6 pages) 53 0 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Financial Performance Paper: Clorox Corporation and Ecolab Incorporated

long with the capability of selling there product.Inability to collect on receivables or "have long inventory turnover can run into liquidity problems" as an organization is then not able to meet ther ... ounts Receivable - Trade, NetAccounts Receivable - Trade, GrossProvision for Doubtful AccountsTotal Inventory364.89325.57338.6309.96291.51Prepaid Expenses0. Current Assets, Total137. ...

(19 pages) 78 1 5.0 May/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Clarkson Lumber Company Case Study Analysis

s), Return on Equity (Net Income / Last year's equity, Debt to Equity (Total Liabilities / Equity), Inventory Turnover (Cost of Sales / Inventory, and others. After looking at the results of the vario ... e balance of income. Pro Forma Balance Sheet1996Cash53Accounts Receivable, net825Inventory917Current Assets1795Property, net384Total Assets2179Notes Payabl ...

(5 pages) 226 1 2.7 Sep/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Dell Computer: Organization of a Global Production Network

rect sales and build-to-order model has achievedsuperior performance in the PC industry in terms of inventory turnover, reduced overhead, cashconversion, and return on investment (Kraemer, et al., 200 ... logistics capabilities supported by information systems that enable it tosubstitute information for inventory.The demands of Dell's model have led it to adopt a new organizational structure referred t ...

(26 pages) 180 0 5.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies


dd new products such tailoring service, a leather jacket section, and sport wear section.4. Improve inventory turnover, reduce the cost of goods sold while maintaining the high quality of our products ... our fast customer service. For this we expect to hire an additional person that will take care the inventory and also this person will be in charge of going to the different wholesalers and buying th ...

(10 pages) 34 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing


was targeted toward division mangers and considered accounting variables such as cash flows, sales, inventory turnover, account receivables, gross margins, and other special projects in determining th ... ieve target margins. Additionally, the manager may provide excessive discounts in order to increase inventory turnover, while he may concomitantly increase cost of goods sold and other related expense ...

(9 pages) 30 1 4.2 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting


ories and cost, while increasing profit margins. Dell?s model seems to have worked as their average inventory turnover is four days, which is faster than any of their competitors. The business plan al ... y means of retail sales stores. Couriered distribution allows for significant savings through lower inventory levels. In addition to lower prices, the Dell sales model allows customers to customize th ...

(2 pages) 90 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

Reed's Clothier Case Study

y deadline is closing in on a $130,000 bank note. Reed has $85,000 cash in reserves and $491,000 in inventory. To meet the financial obligations of the business, Reed must convert a portion of the inv ... terpreted from numbers in financial statements. Ratios can answer questions with regard to debt and inventory, receivables terms, expenses and assets. Ratios are used to determine the financial streng ...

(4 pages) 442 0 5.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Clothing, Footwear and Cosmetics

Financial Elements of Opening a Restaurant

the balance sheet as they will uncover factsabout the following:Accounts payableAccounts receivableInventory amountInventory turnoverNet worthIncome Statement-This part of your research is of paramou ... ed in before your restaurant can open for business:FurnitureEquipmentFixtures and DécorDesignInventoryLaborTrainingAny improvements or renovations to facilityThe next question is how are you go ...

(12 pages) 44 0 3.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

Kudler Fine Foods

blems exist for the business to which Kudler has inadequately addressed. Among them would be a high inventory turnover due to the perishable nature of the inventory, potential competition, and limited ... the first store began operations 11 years ago. Kudler maintains full control of all purchasing and inventory control while working 7 days a week and traveling between all stores every day. Kudler is ...

(4 pages) 120 0 0.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The Financial Analysis of IHG

ital4.1 Current Ratio4.2 Quick Ratio4.3 Payables Payment Period4.4 Receivables Collecting Period4.5 Inventory Turnover Ratio5. Long- term Solvency5.1 Debt/Equity Ratio5.2 Gearing Ratio5.3 Interest Cov ... which only took 20 days. And, IHG's debt level was relatively high when compared to Millennium.4.5 Inventory turnover ratio20072006Inventory Turnover137 times118.33≈ 119timesThis measures that ...

(20 pages) 59 0 5.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Financial Statement and Ratio Analysis: Key Tools to Successful Financial Management

cial Statement Analysis: Commonly Used RatiosClassificationCommon NameFormulaAsset Management Ratiosinventory turnovercost of goods soldinventoryfixed asset turnoversalesfixed assetstotal asset turnov ... set turnoversalestotal assetsaverage collection period365accounts receivable turnoveraverage age of inventory365inventory turnoverProfitability Ratiosreturn on sales (ROS)net incomesalesreturn on asse ...

(10 pages) 168 0 0.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting