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Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR)

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

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Short-term Activity Ratios (Summary)

Emerson Electric Co., short-term (operating) activity ratios (quarterly data)

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Turnover Ratios
Inventory turnover
Receivables turnover
Payables turnover
Working capital turnover
Average No. Days
Average inventory processing period
Add: Average receivable collection period
Operating cycle
Less: Average payables payment period
Cash conversion cycle

Based on: 10-Q (filing date: 2020-04-24), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2019-11-18), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-08-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-05-09), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-02-06), 10-K (filing date: 2018-11-19), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-08-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-05-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2017-11-20), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-08-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-05-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-02-08), 10-K (filing date: 2016-11-16), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-08-03), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-05-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-02-03), 10-K (filing date: 2015-11-18), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-08-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-05-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-02-04), 10-K (filing date: 2014-11-19), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-08-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-05-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-02-05).

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Inventory turnover An activity ratio calculated as cost of goods sold divided by inventory. Emerson Electric Co.’s inventory turnover ratio deteriorated from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 and from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020.
Receivables turnover An activity ratio equal to revenue divided by receivables. Emerson Electric Co.’s receivables turnover ratio improved from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 and from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020.
Payables turnover An activity ratio calculated as cost of goods sold divided by payables. Emerson Electric Co.’s payables turnover ratio increased from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 and from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020.
Working capital turnover An activity ratio calculated as revenue divided by working capital. Emerson Electric Co.’s working capital turnover ratio improved from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 and from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020.

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Average inventory processing period An activity ratio equal to the number of days in the period divided by inventory turnover over the period. Emerson Electric Co.’s number of days of inventory outstanding deteriorated from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 and from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020.
Average receivable collection period An activity ratio equal to the number of days in the period divided by receivables turnover.
Operating cycle Equal to average inventory processing period plus average receivables collection period. Emerson Electric Co.’s operating cycle deteriorated from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 and from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020.
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. Emerson Electric Co.’s number of days of payables outstanding decreased from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 and from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020.
Cash conversion cycle A financial metric that measures the length of time required for a company to convert cash invested in its operations to cash received as a result of its operations; equal to average inventory processing period plus average receivables collection period minus average payables payment period. Emerson Electric Co.’s cash conversion cycle deteriorated from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 and from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020.

Inventory Turnover

Emerson Electric Co., inventory turnover calculation (quarterly data)

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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 Dec 31, 2015 Sep 30, 2015 Jun 30, 2015 Mar 31, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Sep 30, 2014 Jun 30, 2014 Mar 31, 2014 Dec 31, 2013
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Cost of sales
Inventories
Short-term Activity Ratio
Inventory turnover1

Based on: 10-Q (filing date: 2020-04-24), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2019-11-18), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-08-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-05-09), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-02-06), 10-K (filing date: 2018-11-19), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-08-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-05-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2017-11-20), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-08-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-05-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-02-08), 10-K (filing date: 2016-11-16), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-08-03), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-05-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-02-03), 10-K (filing date: 2015-11-18), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-08-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-05-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-02-04), 10-K (filing date: 2014-11-19), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-08-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-05-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-02-05).

1 Q2 2020 Calculation
Inventory turnover = (Cost of salesQ2 2020 + Cost of salesQ1 2020 + Cost of salesQ4 2019 + Cost of salesQ3 2019) ÷ Inventories
= ( + + + ) ÷ =

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Inventory turnover An activity ratio calculated as cost of goods sold divided by inventory. Emerson Electric Co.’s inventory turnover ratio deteriorated from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 and from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020.

Receivables Turnover

Emerson Electric Co., receivables turnover calculation (quarterly data)

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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 Dec 31, 2015 Sep 30, 2015 Jun 30, 2015 Mar 31, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Sep 30, 2014 Jun 30, 2014 Mar 31, 2014 Dec 31, 2013
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Net sales
Receivables, less allowances
Short-term Activity Ratio
Receivables turnover1

Based on: 10-Q (filing date: 2020-04-24), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2019-11-18), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-08-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-05-09), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-02-06), 10-K (filing date: 2018-11-19), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-08-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-05-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2017-11-20), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-08-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-05-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-02-08), 10-K (filing date: 2016-11-16), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-08-03), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-05-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-02-03), 10-K (filing date: 2015-11-18), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-08-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-05-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-02-04), 10-K (filing date: 2014-11-19), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-08-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-05-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-02-05).

1 Q2 2020 Calculation
Receivables turnover = (Net salesQ2 2020 + Net salesQ1 2020 + Net salesQ4 2019 + Net salesQ3 2019) ÷ Receivables, less allowances
= ( + + + ) ÷ =

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Receivables turnover An activity ratio equal to revenue divided by receivables. Emerson Electric Co.’s receivables turnover ratio improved from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 and from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020.

Payables Turnover

Emerson Electric Co., payables turnover calculation (quarterly data)

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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 Dec 31, 2015 Sep 30, 2015 Jun 30, 2015 Mar 31, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Sep 30, 2014 Jun 30, 2014 Mar 31, 2014 Dec 31, 2013
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Cost of sales
Accounts payable
Short-term Activity Ratio
Payables turnover1

Based on: 10-Q (filing date: 2020-04-24), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2019-11-18), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-08-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-05-09), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-02-06), 10-K (filing date: 2018-11-19), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-08-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-05-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2017-11-20), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-08-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-05-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-02-08), 10-K (filing date: 2016-11-16), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-08-03), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-05-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-02-03), 10-K (filing date: 2015-11-18), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-08-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-05-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-02-04), 10-K (filing date: 2014-11-19), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-08-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-05-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-02-05).

1 Q2 2020 Calculation
Payables turnover = (Cost of salesQ2 2020 + Cost of salesQ1 2020 + Cost of salesQ4 2019 + Cost of salesQ3 2019) ÷ Accounts payable
= ( + + + ) ÷ =

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Payables turnover An activity ratio calculated as cost of goods sold divided by payables. Emerson Electric Co.’s payables turnover ratio increased from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 and from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020.

Working Capital Turnover

Emerson Electric Co., working capital turnover calculation (quarterly data)

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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 Dec 31, 2015 Sep 30, 2015 Jun 30, 2015 Mar 31, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Sep 30, 2014 Jun 30, 2014 Mar 31, 2014 Dec 31, 2013
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Current assets
Less: Current liabilities
Working capital
 
Net sales
Short-term Activity Ratio
Working capital turnover1

Based on: 10-Q (filing date: 2020-04-24), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2019-11-18), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-08-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-05-09), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-02-06), 10-K (filing date: 2018-11-19), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-08-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-05-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2017-11-20), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-08-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-05-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-02-08), 10-K (filing date: 2016-11-16), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-08-03), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-05-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-02-03), 10-K (filing date: 2015-11-18), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-08-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-05-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-02-04), 10-K (filing date: 2014-11-19), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-08-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-05-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-02-05).

1 Q2 2020 Calculation
Working capital turnover = (Net salesQ2 2020 + Net salesQ1 2020 + Net salesQ4 2019 + Net salesQ3 2019) ÷ Working capital
= ( + + + ) ÷ =

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Working capital turnover An activity ratio calculated as revenue divided by working capital. Emerson Electric Co.’s working capital turnover ratio improved from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 and from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020.

Average Inventory Processing Period

Emerson Electric Co., average inventory processing period calculation (quarterly data)

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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 Dec 31, 2015 Sep 30, 2015 Jun 30, 2015 Mar 31, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Sep 30, 2014 Jun 30, 2014 Mar 31, 2014 Dec 31, 2013
Selected Financial Data
Inventory turnover
Short-term Activity Ratio (no. days)
Average inventory processing period1

Based on: 10-Q (filing date: 2020-04-24), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2019-11-18), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-08-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-05-09), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-02-06), 10-K (filing date: 2018-11-19), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-08-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-05-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2017-11-20), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-08-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-05-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-02-08), 10-K (filing date: 2016-11-16), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-08-03), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-05-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-02-03), 10-K (filing date: 2015-11-18), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-08-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-05-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-02-04), 10-K (filing date: 2014-11-19), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-08-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-05-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-02-05).

1 Q2 2020 Calculation
Average inventory processing period = 365 ÷ Inventory turnover
= 365 ÷ =

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Average inventory processing period An activity ratio equal to the number of days in the period divided by inventory turnover over the period. Emerson Electric Co.’s number of days of inventory outstanding deteriorated from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 and from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020.

Average Receivable Collection Period

Emerson Electric Co., average receivable collection period calculation (quarterly data)

Microsoft Excel LibreOffice Calc
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 Dec 31, 2015 Sep 30, 2015 Jun 30, 2015 Mar 31, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Sep 30, 2014 Jun 30, 2014 Mar 31, 2014 Dec 31, 2013
Selected Financial Data
Receivables turnover
Short-term Activity Ratio (no. days)
Average receivable collection period1

Based on: 10-Q (filing date: 2020-04-24), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2019-11-18), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-08-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-05-09), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-02-06), 10-K (filing date: 2018-11-19), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-08-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-05-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2017-11-20), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-08-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-05-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-02-08), 10-K (filing date: 2016-11-16), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-08-03), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-05-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-02-03), 10-K (filing date: 2015-11-18), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-08-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-05-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-02-04), 10-K (filing date: 2014-11-19), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-08-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-05-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-02-05).

1 Q2 2020 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.

Operating Cycle

Emerson Electric Co., operating cycle calculation (quarterly data)

No. days

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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 Dec 31, 2015 Sep 30, 2015 Jun 30, 2015 Mar 31, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Sep 30, 2014 Jun 30, 2014 Mar 31, 2014 Dec 31, 2013
Selected Financial Data
Average inventory processing period
Average receivable collection period
Short-term Activity Ratio
Operating cycle1

Based on: 10-Q (filing date: 2020-04-24), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2019-11-18), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-08-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-05-09), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-02-06), 10-K (filing date: 2018-11-19), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-08-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-05-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2017-11-20), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-08-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-05-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-02-08), 10-K (filing date: 2016-11-16), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-08-03), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-05-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-02-03), 10-K (filing date: 2015-11-18), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-08-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-05-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-02-04), 10-K (filing date: 2014-11-19), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-08-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-05-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-02-05).

1 Q2 2020 Calculation
Operating cycle = Average inventory processing period + Average receivable collection period
= + =

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Operating cycle Equal to average inventory processing period plus average receivables collection period. Emerson Electric Co.’s operating cycle deteriorated from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 and from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020.

Average Payables Payment Period

Emerson Electric Co., average payables payment period calculation (quarterly data)

Microsoft Excel LibreOffice Calc
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 Dec 31, 2015 Sep 30, 2015 Jun 30, 2015 Mar 31, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Sep 30, 2014 Jun 30, 2014 Mar 31, 2014 Dec 31, 2013
Selected Financial Data
Payables turnover
Short-term Activity Ratio (no. days)
Average payables payment period1

Based on: 10-Q (filing date: 2020-04-24), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2019-11-18), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-08-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-05-09), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-02-06), 10-K (filing date: 2018-11-19), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-08-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-05-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2017-11-20), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-08-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-05-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-02-08), 10-K (filing date: 2016-11-16), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-08-03), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-05-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-02-03), 10-K (filing date: 2015-11-18), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-08-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-05-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-02-04), 10-K (filing date: 2014-11-19), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-08-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-05-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-02-05).

1 Q2 2020 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. Emerson Electric Co.’s number of days of payables outstanding decreased from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 and from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020.

Cash Conversion Cycle

Emerson Electric Co., cash conversion cycle calculation (quarterly data)

No. days

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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 Dec 31, 2015 Sep 30, 2015 Jun 30, 2015 Mar 31, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Sep 30, 2014 Jun 30, 2014 Mar 31, 2014 Dec 31, 2013
Selected Financial Data
Average inventory processing period
Average receivable collection period
Average payables payment period
Short-term Activity Ratio
Cash conversion cycle1

Based on: 10-Q (filing date: 2020-04-24), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2019-11-18), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-08-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-05-09), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-02-06), 10-K (filing date: 2018-11-19), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-08-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-05-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-02-07), 10-K (filing date: 2017-11-20), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-08-02), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-05-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-02-08), 10-K (filing date: 2016-11-16), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-08-03), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-05-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-02-03), 10-K (filing date: 2015-11-18), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-08-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-05-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-02-04), 10-K (filing date: 2014-11-19), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-08-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-05-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-02-05).

1 Q2 2020 Calculation
Cash conversion cycle = Average inventory processing period + Average receivable collection period – Average payables payment period
= + =

Short-term activity ratio Description The company
Cash conversion cycle A financial metric that measures the length of time required for a company to convert cash invested in its operations to cash received as a result of its operations; equal to average inventory processing period plus average receivables collection period minus average payables payment period. Emerson Electric Co.’s cash conversion cycle deteriorated from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 and from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020.