# Asigment Essay

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Assigment 1 Dell’s working Capital Student number Name Class …………………………….. …………………………………………… ………… …………………………….. …………………………………………… ………… …………………………….. …………………………………………… ………… …………………………….. …………………………………………… ………… Question 1: Kennis | Inzicht | Toepassen | | x | x | | 5 punten | Calculate the level of working capital for Dell for the years 1994, 1995 and 1996. (please show the full calculation and formula’s used) Question 2: Kennis | Inzicht | Toepassen | | x | x | | 10 punten | Calculate the Quick Ratio and Current Ratio for Dell for the years 1994, 1995 and 1996 and give your opinion about those figures. (please show the full calculation and formula’s used) Question 3: Kennis | Inzicht | Toepassen | | x | x | | 20 punten | Calculate the increase in inventory for 1995 (in US Dollars) that DELL would have needed if it operated at Compaq’s Days Supply of Inventory (DSI) level. Give your opinion about the outcome. (Use only the figures from Table A and Exhibit 5 and show the full calculation and formula’s used) Question 4: Kennis | Inzicht | Toepassen | x | x | x | | 15 punten | In the case in Tabel A, the the Days Supply of Inventory (DSI) is calculated as follows: Net ending InventoryQuaterly Cost of Goods Sold90 Days please notice that Cost of Goods Sold (COGS) is the same as Cost of Sales (COS) Furthermore we know the following formula for calculating the DSI Net ending Inventory Cost of Goods Sold365 Days As mentioned in Exhibit 5, Dell’s fiscal year 1996 ended at January 28. Calculate in a different way the Days Supply of Inventory (DSI) for Dell for the years 1995 and 1996 (use Exhibit 4 and 5 and one year has 365 days) (please show the full calculation and formula’s used) Question 5: Kennis | Inzicht | Toepassen | X | x | | | 10 punten | Please motivate why Dell probably used