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Activision Blizzard Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI)

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Analysis of Short-term (Operating) Activity Ratios
Quarterly Data

Beginner level

Activity ratios measure how efficiently a company performs day-to-day tasks, such us the collection of receivables and management of inventory.


Short-term Activity Ratios (Summary)

Activision Blizzard Inc., short-term (operating) activity ratios (quarterly data)

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Mar 31, 2021 Dec 31, 2020 Sep 30, 2020 Jun 30, 2020 Mar 31, 2020 Dec 31, 2019 Sep 30, 2019 Jun 30, 2019 Mar 31, 2019 Dec 31, 2018 Sep 30, 2018 Jun 30, 2018 Mar 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Sep 30, 2017 Jun 30, 2017 Mar 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Sep 30, 2016 Jun 30, 2016 Mar 31, 2016
Turnover Ratios
Receivables turnover
Payables turnover
Working capital turnover
Average No. Days
Average receivable collection period
Average payables payment period

Based on: 10-Q (filing date: 2021-05-04), 10-K (filing date: 2021-02-23), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-10-29), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-08-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-05-05), 10-K (filing date: 2020-02-27), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-11-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-08-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-05-02), 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-28), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-11-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-08-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-05-03), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-27), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-11-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-08-03), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-05-04), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-28), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-11-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-08-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-05-09).

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Receivables turnover An activity ratio equal to revenue divided by receivables. Activision Blizzard Inc.’s receivables turnover ratio deteriorated from Q3 2020 to Q4 2020 but then improved from Q4 2020 to Q1 2021 not reaching Q3 2020 level.
Payables turnover An activity ratio calculated as cost of goods sold divided by payables. Activision Blizzard Inc.’s payables turnover ratio decreased from Q3 2020 to Q4 2020 but then increased from Q4 2020 to Q1 2021 exceeding Q3 2020 level.
Working capital turnover An activity ratio calculated as revenue divided by working capital. Activision Blizzard Inc.’s working capital turnover ratio deteriorated from Q3 2020 to Q4 2020 but then improved from Q4 2020 to Q1 2021 not reaching Q3 2020 level.

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Average receivable collection period An activity ratio equal to the number of days in the period divided by receivables turnover. Activision Blizzard Inc.’s number of days of receivables outstanding deteriorated from Q3 2020 to Q4 2020 but then improved from Q4 2020 to Q1 2021 not reaching Q3 2020 level.
Average payables payment period An estimate of the average number of days it takes a company to pay its suppliers; equal to the number of days in the period divided by payables turnover ratio for the period. Activision Blizzard Inc.’s number of days of payables outstanding increased from Q3 2020 to Q4 2020 but then decreased significantly from Q4 2020 to Q1 2021.

Receivables Turnover

Activision Blizzard Inc., receivables turnover calculation (quarterly data)

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Mar 31, 2021 Dec 31, 2020 Sep 30, 2020 Jun 30, 2020 Mar 31, 2020 Dec 31, 2019 Sep 30, 2019 Jun 30, 2019 Mar 31, 2019 Dec 31, 2018 Sep 30, 2018 Jun 30, 2018 Mar 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Sep 30, 2017 Jun 30, 2017 Mar 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Sep 30, 2016 Jun 30, 2016 Mar 31, 2016
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Net revenues
Accounts receivable, net of allowances
Short-term Activity Ratio
Receivables turnover1

Based on: 10-Q (filing date: 2021-05-04), 10-K (filing date: 2021-02-23), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-10-29), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-08-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-05-05), 10-K (filing date: 2020-02-27), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-11-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-08-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-05-02), 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-28), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-11-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-08-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-05-03), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-27), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-11-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-08-03), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-05-04), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-28), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-11-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-08-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-05-09).

1 Q1 2021 Calculation
Receivables turnover = (Net revenuesQ1 2021 + Net revenuesQ4 2020 + Net revenuesQ3 2020 + Net revenuesQ2 2020) ÷ Accounts receivable, net of allowances
= ( + + + ) ÷ =

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Receivables turnover An activity ratio equal to revenue divided by receivables. Activision Blizzard Inc.’s receivables turnover ratio deteriorated from Q3 2020 to Q4 2020 but then improved from Q4 2020 to Q1 2021 not reaching Q3 2020 level.

Payables Turnover

Activision Blizzard Inc., payables turnover calculation (quarterly data)

Microsoft Excel LibreOffice Calc
Mar 31, 2021 Dec 31, 2020 Sep 30, 2020 Jun 30, 2020 Mar 31, 2020 Dec 31, 2019 Sep 30, 2019 Jun 30, 2019 Mar 31, 2019 Dec 31, 2018 Sep 30, 2018 Jun 30, 2018 Mar 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Sep 30, 2017 Jun 30, 2017 Mar 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Sep 30, 2016 Jun 30, 2016 Mar 31, 2016
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Cost of revenues
Accounts payable
Short-term Activity Ratio
Payables turnover1

Based on: 10-Q (filing date: 2021-05-04), 10-K (filing date: 2021-02-23), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-10-29), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-08-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-05-05), 10-K (filing date: 2020-02-27), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-11-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-08-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-05-02), 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-28), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-11-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-08-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-05-03), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-27), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-11-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-08-03), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-05-04), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-28), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-11-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-08-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-05-09).

1 Q1 2021 Calculation
Payables turnover = (Cost of revenuesQ1 2021 + Cost of revenuesQ4 2020 + Cost of revenuesQ3 2020 + Cost of revenuesQ2 2020) ÷ Accounts payable
= ( + + + ) ÷ =

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Payables turnover An activity ratio calculated as cost of goods sold divided by payables. Activision Blizzard Inc.’s payables turnover ratio decreased from Q3 2020 to Q4 2020 but then increased from Q4 2020 to Q1 2021 exceeding Q3 2020 level.

Working Capital Turnover

Activision Blizzard Inc., working capital turnover calculation (quarterly data)

Microsoft Excel LibreOffice Calc
Mar 31, 2021 Dec 31, 2020 Sep 30, 2020 Jun 30, 2020 Mar 31, 2020 Dec 31, 2019 Sep 30, 2019 Jun 30, 2019 Mar 31, 2019 Dec 31, 2018 Sep 30, 2018 Jun 30, 2018 Mar 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Sep 30, 2017 Jun 30, 2017 Mar 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Sep 30, 2016 Jun 30, 2016 Mar 31, 2016
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Current assets
Less: Current liabilities
Working capital
 
Net revenues
Short-term Activity Ratio
Working capital turnover1

Based on: 10-Q (filing date: 2021-05-04), 10-K (filing date: 2021-02-23), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-10-29), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-08-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-05-05), 10-K (filing date: 2020-02-27), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-11-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-08-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-05-02), 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-28), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-11-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-08-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-05-03), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-27), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-11-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-08-03), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-05-04), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-28), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-11-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-08-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-05-09).

1 Q1 2021 Calculation
Working capital turnover = (Net revenuesQ1 2021 + Net revenuesQ4 2020 + Net revenuesQ3 2020 + Net revenuesQ2 2020) ÷ Working capital
= ( + + + ) ÷ =

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Working capital turnover An activity ratio calculated as revenue divided by working capital. Activision Blizzard Inc.’s working capital turnover ratio deteriorated from Q3 2020 to Q4 2020 but then improved from Q4 2020 to Q1 2021 not reaching Q3 2020 level.

Average Receivable Collection Period

Activision Blizzard Inc., average receivable collection period calculation (quarterly data)

Microsoft Excel LibreOffice Calc
Mar 31, 2021 Dec 31, 2020 Sep 30, 2020 Jun 30, 2020 Mar 31, 2020 Dec 31, 2019 Sep 30, 2019 Jun 30, 2019 Mar 31, 2019 Dec 31, 2018 Sep 30, 2018 Jun 30, 2018 Mar 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Sep 30, 2017 Jun 30, 2017 Mar 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Sep 30, 2016 Jun 30, 2016 Mar 31, 2016
Selected Financial Data
Receivables turnover
Short-term Activity Ratio (no. days)
Average receivable collection period1

Based on: 10-Q (filing date: 2021-05-04), 10-K (filing date: 2021-02-23), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-10-29), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-08-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-05-05), 10-K (filing date: 2020-02-27), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-11-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-08-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-05-02), 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-28), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-11-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-08-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-05-03), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-27), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-11-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-08-03), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-05-04), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-28), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-11-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-08-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-05-09).

1 Q1 2021 Calculation
Average receivable collection period = 365 ÷ Receivables turnover
= 365 ÷ =

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Average receivable collection period An activity ratio equal to the number of days in the period divided by receivables turnover. Activision Blizzard Inc.’s number of days of receivables outstanding deteriorated from Q3 2020 to Q4 2020 but then improved from Q4 2020 to Q1 2021 not reaching Q3 2020 level.

Average Payables Payment Period

Activision Blizzard Inc., average payables payment period calculation (quarterly data)

Microsoft Excel LibreOffice Calc
Mar 31, 2021 Dec 31, 2020 Sep 30, 2020 Jun 30, 2020 Mar 31, 2020 Dec 31, 2019 Sep 30, 2019 Jun 30, 2019 Mar 31, 2019 Dec 31, 2018 Sep 30, 2018 Jun 30, 2018 Mar 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Sep 30, 2017 Jun 30, 2017 Mar 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Sep 30, 2016 Jun 30, 2016 Mar 31, 2016
Selected Financial Data
Payables turnover
Short-term Activity Ratio (no. days)
Average payables payment period1

Based on: 10-Q (filing date: 2021-05-04), 10-K (filing date: 2021-02-23), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-10-29), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-08-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-05-05), 10-K (filing date: 2020-02-27), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-11-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-08-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-05-02), 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-28), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-11-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-08-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-05-03), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-27), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-11-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-08-03), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-05-04), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-28), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-11-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-08-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-05-09).

1 Q1 2021 Calculation
Average payables payment period = 365 ÷ Payables turnover
= 365 ÷ =

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Average payables payment period An estimate of the average number of days it takes a company to pay its suppliers; equal to the number of days in the period divided by payables turnover ratio for the period. Activision Blizzard Inc.’s number of days of payables outstanding increased from Q3 2020 to Q4 2020 but then decreased significantly from Q4 2020 to Q1 2021.