salesforce.com inc. (CRM)


Long-term (Investment) Activity Analysis
Quarterly Data

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Ratios (Summary)

salesforce.com inc., long-term (investment) activity ratios (quarterly data)

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Jul 31, 2019 Apr 30, 2019 Jan 31, 2019 Oct 31, 2018 Jul 31, 2018 Apr 30, 2018 Jan 31, 2018 Oct 31, 2017 Jul 31, 2017 Apr 30, 2017 Jan 31, 2017 Oct 31, 2016 Jul 31, 2016 Apr 30, 2016 Jan 31, 2016 Oct 31, 2015 Jul 31, 2015 Apr 30, 2015 Jan 31, 2015 Oct 31, 2014 Jul 31, 2014 Apr 30, 2014 Jan 31, 2014 Oct 31, 2013 Jul 31, 2013 Apr 30, 2013
Net fixed asset turnover 6.45 6.25 6.48 6.27 5.95 5.69 5.38 5.32 5.03 4.80 4.69 4.50 4.32 4.13 3.89 3.62 3.46 3.26 4.77 4.57 4.01 3.52 3.28
Net fixed asset turnover (including operating lease, right-of-use asset) 2.84 2.75 6.48 6.27 5.95 5.69 5.38 5.32 5.03 4.80 4.69 4.50 4.32 4.13 3.89 3.62 3.46 3.26 4.77 4.57 4.01 3.52 3.28
Total asset turnover 0.44 0.42 0.43 0.47 0.46 0.48 0.50 0.57 0.54 0.52 0.48 0.55 0.52 0.55 0.52 0.58 0.55 0.55 0.50 0.54 0.53 0.51 0.44
Equity turnover 0.86 0.85 0.85 0.85 0.87 1.00 1.12 1.12 1.11 1.12 1.12 1.16 1.22 1.27 1.33 1.33 1.32 1.34 1.35 1.34 1.44 1.41 1.34

Based on: 10-Q (filing date: 2019-08-23), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-06-05), 10-K (filing date: 2019-03-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-11-28), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-08-31), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-05-31), 10-K (filing date: 2018-03-09), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-11-22), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-08-25), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-05-22), 10-K (filing date: 2017-03-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-11-21), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-09-01), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-05-20), 10-K (filing date: 2016-03-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-11-20), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-08-25), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-05-22), 10-K (filing date: 2015-03-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-11-26), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-08-26), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-05-30), 10-K (filing date: 2014-03-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2013-11-25), 10-Q (filing date: 2013-08-30), 10-Q (filing date: 2013-05-24).

Ratio Description The company
Net fixed asset turnover An activity ratio calculated as total revenue divided by net fixed assets. salesforce.com inc.’s net fixed asset turnover deteriorated from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 but then improved from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020 not reaching Q4 2019 level.
Net fixed asset turnover (including operating lease, right-of-use asset) An activity ratio calculated as total revenue divided by net fixed assets (including operating lease, right-of-use asset). salesforce.com inc.’s net fixed asset turnover (including operating lease, right-of-use asset) deteriorated from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 but then slightly improved from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020.
Total asset turnover An activity ratio calculated as total revenue divided by total assets. salesforce.com inc.’s total asset turnover deteriorated from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 but then improved from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020 exceeding Q4 2019 level.
Equity turnover An activity ratio calculated as total revenue divided by shareholders’ equity. salesforce.com inc.’s equity turnover improved from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 and from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020.

Net Fixed Asset Turnover

salesforce.com inc., net fixed asset turnover calculation (quarterly data)

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Jul 31, 2019 Apr 30, 2019 Jan 31, 2019 Oct 31, 2018 Jul 31, 2018 Apr 30, 2018 Jan 31, 2018 Oct 31, 2017 Jul 31, 2017 Apr 30, 2017 Jan 31, 2017 Oct 31, 2016 Jul 31, 2016 Apr 30, 2016 Jan 31, 2016 Oct 31, 2015 Jul 31, 2015 Apr 30, 2015 Jan 31, 2015 Oct 31, 2014 Jul 31, 2014 Apr 30, 2014 Jan 31, 2014 Oct 31, 2013 Jul 31, 2013 Apr 30, 2013
Selected Financial Data (USD $ in millions)
Revenues 3,997  3,737  3,603  3,392  3,281  3,006  2,851  2,680  2,562  2,388  2,294  2,145  2,037  1,917  1,809  1,712  1,635  1,511  1,445  1,384  1,319  1,227  1,145  1,076  957  893 
Property and equipment, net 2,283  2,243  2,051  1,998  1,986  1,950  1,947  1,865  1,867  1,846  1,788  1,757  1,728  1,711  1,716  1,742  1,725  1,737  1,126  1,110  1,190  1,251  1,241  1,205  1,185  624 
Ratio
Net fixed asset turnover1 6.45 6.25 6.48 6.27 5.95 5.69 5.38 5.32 5.03 4.80 4.69 4.50 4.32 4.13 3.89 3.62 3.46 3.26 4.77 4.57 4.01 3.52 3.28
Benchmarks
Net Fixed Asset Turnover, Competitors2
Adobe Inc. 8.38 8.65 8.40 8.41 8.18 7.76 7.79 7.35 7.06 7.49 7.17 6.84 6.67 6.38 6.09 5.72 5.54 5.43 5.28 5.24 6.39 6.22
Alphabet Inc. 2.29 2.35 2.29 2.35 2.40 2.40 2.62 2.61 2.63 2.64 2.64 2.61 2.60 2.59 2.58 2.53 2.58 2.67 2.76
Facebook Inc. 2.09 2.16 2.26 2.46 2.64 2.75 2.96 3.00 3.12 3.20 3.22 3.12 3.12 3.06 3.15 2.99 2.95 2.92 3.14
International Business Machines Corp. 7.63 7.37 7.38 7.34 7.33 7.10 7.12 7.09 7.19 7.31 7.38 7.22 7.24 7.41 7.62 7.86 8.12 8.58 8.62
Intuit Inc. 8.70 8.48 7.94 7.57 7.34 6.12 5.52 5.20 5.03 4.89 4.63 4.55 4.55 4.69 4.56 6.12 6.15 6.27 6.94 7.15 7.44
Microsoft Corp. 3.45 3.63 3.62 3.66 3.75 3.71 3.76 3.79 3.79 3.97 4.01 4.44 4.65 5.16 5.58 6.03 6.35 6.59 6.87 6.92 6.67
Oracle Corp. 6.32 6.39 6.63 6.73 6.75 6.69 6.63 6.86 7.10 7.38 7.63 9.05 9.26 9.26 9.72 9.77 10.37 11.65 12.25 12.48 12.50

Based on: 10-Q (filing date: 2019-08-23), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-06-05), 10-K (filing date: 2019-03-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-11-28), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-08-31), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-05-31), 10-K (filing date: 2018-03-09), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-11-22), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-08-25), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-05-22), 10-K (filing date: 2017-03-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-11-21), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-09-01), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-05-20), 10-K (filing date: 2016-03-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-11-20), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-08-25), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-05-22), 10-K (filing date: 2015-03-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-11-26), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-08-26), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-05-30), 10-K (filing date: 2014-03-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2013-11-25), 10-Q (filing date: 2013-08-30), 10-Q (filing date: 2013-05-24).

1 Q2 2020 Calculation
Net fixed asset turnover = (RevenuesQ2 2020 + RevenuesQ1 2020 + RevenuesQ4 2019 + RevenuesQ3 2019) ÷ Property and equipment, net
= (3,997 + 3,737 + 3,603 + 3,392) ÷ 2,283 = 6.45

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Ratio Description The company
Net fixed asset turnover An activity ratio calculated as total revenue divided by net fixed assets. salesforce.com inc.’s net fixed asset turnover deteriorated from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 but then improved from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020 not reaching Q4 2019 level.

Net Fixed Asset Turnover (including Operating Lease, Right-of-Use Asset)

salesforce.com inc., net fixed asset turnover (including operating lease, right-of-use asset) calculation (quarterly data)

Microsoft Excel LibreOffice Calc
Jul 31, 2019 Apr 30, 2019 Jan 31, 2019 Oct 31, 2018 Jul 31, 2018 Apr 30, 2018 Jan 31, 2018 Oct 31, 2017 Jul 31, 2017 Apr 30, 2017 Jan 31, 2017 Oct 31, 2016 Jul 31, 2016 Apr 30, 2016 Jan 31, 2016 Oct 31, 2015 Jul 31, 2015 Apr 30, 2015 Jan 31, 2015 Oct 31, 2014 Jul 31, 2014 Apr 30, 2014 Jan 31, 2014 Oct 31, 2013 Jul 31, 2013 Apr 30, 2013
Selected Financial Data (USD $ in millions)
Revenues 3,997  3,737  3,603  3,392  3,281  3,006  2,851  2,680  2,562  2,388  2,294  2,145  2,037  1,917  1,809  1,712  1,635  1,511  1,445  1,384  1,319  1,227  1,145  1,076  957  893 
 
Property and equipment, net 2,283  2,243  2,051  1,998  1,986  1,950  1,947  1,865  1,867  1,846  1,788  1,757  1,728  1,711  1,716  1,742  1,725  1,737  1,126  1,110  1,190  1,251  1,241  1,205  1,185  624 
Operating lease right-of-use assets 2,904  2,854  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  — 
Property and equipment, net (including operating lease, right-of-use asset) 5,187  5,097  2,051  1,998  1,986  1,950  1,947  1,865  1,867  1,846  1,788  1,757  1,728  1,711  1,716  1,742  1,725  1,737  1,126  1,110  1,190  1,251  1,241  1,205  1,185  624 
Ratio
Net fixed asset turnover (including operating lease, right-of-use asset)1 2.84 2.75 6.48 6.27 5.95 5.69 5.38 5.32 5.03 4.80 4.69 4.50 4.32 4.13 3.89 3.62 3.46 3.26 4.77 4.57 4.01 3.52 3.28
Benchmarks
Net Fixed Asset Turnover (including Operating Lease, Right-of-Use Asset), Competitors2
Alphabet Inc. 1.99 2.05 2.29 2.35 2.40 2.40 2.62 2.61 2.63 2.64 2.64 2.61 2.60 2.59 2.58 2.53 2.58 2.67 2.76
Facebook Inc. 1.68 1.73 2.26 2.46 2.64 2.75 2.96 3.00 3.12 3.20 3.22 3.12 3.12 3.06 3.15 2.99 2.95 2.92 3.14
International Business Machines Corp. 5.12 5.14 7.38 7.34 7.33 7.10 7.12 7.09 7.19 7.31 7.38 7.22 7.24 7.41 7.62 7.86 8.12 8.58 8.62
Microsoft Corp. 2.87 3.00 3.00 3.01 3.05 2.98 2.99 2.97 3.79 3.97 4.01 4.44 4.65 5.16 5.58 6.03 6.35 6.59 6.87 6.92 6.67

Based on: 10-Q (filing date: 2019-08-23), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-06-05), 10-K (filing date: 2019-03-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-11-28), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-08-31), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-05-31), 10-K (filing date: 2018-03-09), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-11-22), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-08-25), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-05-22), 10-K (filing date: 2017-03-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-11-21), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-09-01), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-05-20), 10-K (filing date: 2016-03-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-11-20), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-08-25), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-05-22), 10-K (filing date: 2015-03-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-11-26), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-08-26), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-05-30), 10-K (filing date: 2014-03-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2013-11-25), 10-Q (filing date: 2013-08-30), 10-Q (filing date: 2013-05-24).

1 Q2 2020 Calculation
Net fixed asset turnover (including operating lease, right-of-use asset) = (RevenuesQ2 2020 + RevenuesQ1 2020 + RevenuesQ4 2019 + RevenuesQ3 2019) ÷ Property and equipment, net (including operating lease, right-of-use asset)
= (3,997 + 3,737 + 3,603 + 3,392) ÷ 5,187 = 2.84

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Ratio Description The company
Net fixed asset turnover (including operating lease, right-of-use asset) An activity ratio calculated as total revenue divided by net fixed assets (including operating lease, right-of-use asset). salesforce.com inc.’s net fixed asset turnover (including operating lease, right-of-use asset) deteriorated from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 but then slightly improved from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020.

Total Asset Turnover

salesforce.com inc., total asset turnover calculation (quarterly data)

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Jul 31, 2019 Apr 30, 2019 Jan 31, 2019 Oct 31, 2018 Jul 31, 2018 Apr 30, 2018 Jan 31, 2018 Oct 31, 2017 Jul 31, 2017 Apr 30, 2017 Jan 31, 2017 Oct 31, 2016 Jul 31, 2016 Apr 30, 2016 Jan 31, 2016 Oct 31, 2015 Jul 31, 2015 Apr 30, 2015 Jan 31, 2015 Oct 31, 2014 Jul 31, 2014 Apr 30, 2014 Jan 31, 2014 Oct 31, 2013 Jul 31, 2013 Apr 30, 2013
Selected Financial Data (USD $ in millions)
Revenues 3,997  3,737  3,603  3,392  3,281  3,006  2,851  2,680  2,562  2,388  2,294  2,145  2,037  1,917  1,809  1,712  1,635  1,511  1,445  1,384  1,319  1,227  1,145  1,076  957  893 
Total assets 33,336  33,154  30,737  26,588  25,823  22,963  21,010  17,490  17,419  17,059  17,585  14,388  14,381  12,817  12,771  10,912  10,794  10,366  10,693  9,413  9,010  8,641  9,153  8,098  7,970  6,514 
Ratio
Total asset turnover1 0.44 0.42 0.43 0.47 0.46 0.48 0.50 0.57 0.54 0.52 0.48 0.55 0.52 0.55 0.52 0.58 0.55 0.55 0.50 0.54 0.53 0.51 0.44
Benchmarks
Total Asset Turnover, Competitors2
Adobe Inc. 0.51 0.49 0.48 0.56 0.54 0.51 0.50 0.50 0.49 0.47 0.46 0.45 0.43 0.43 0.41 0.40 0.39 0.39 0.38 0.39 0.40 0.40
Alphabet Inc. 0.58 0.58 0.59 0.59 0.59 0.57 0.56 0.55 0.56 0.55 0.54 0.53 0.53 0.52 0.51 0.50 0.50 0.51 0.50
Facebook Inc. 0.54 0.54 0.57 0.56 0.54 0.50 0.48 0.46 0.45 0.44 0.43 0.41 0.40 0.38 0.36 0.34 0.33 0.32 0.31
International Business Machines Corp. 0.50 0.60 0.65 0.66 0.66 0.64 0.63 0.64 0.65 0.68 0.68 0.69 0.68 0.68 0.74 0.77 0.77 0.80 0.79
Intuit Inc. 1.08 0.98 1.21 1.24 1.15 1.01 1.11 1.30 1.27 1.02 1.11 1.21 1.10 0.94 1.03 1.12 0.84 0.80 0.85 0.89 0.87
Microsoft Corp. 0.44 0.46 0.46 0.45 0.43 0.42 0.39 0.38 0.37 0.39 0.38 0.40 0.44 0.48 0.49 0.52 0.53 0.54 0.53 0.54 0.50
Oracle Corp. 0.36 0.36 0.34 0.31 0.29 0.29 0.28 0.29 0.28 0.30 0.30 0.30 0.33 0.35 0.35 0.35 0.34 0.39 0.39 0.39 0.42

Based on: 10-Q (filing date: 2019-08-23), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-06-05), 10-K (filing date: 2019-03-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-11-28), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-08-31), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-05-31), 10-K (filing date: 2018-03-09), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-11-22), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-08-25), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-05-22), 10-K (filing date: 2017-03-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-11-21), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-09-01), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-05-20), 10-K (filing date: 2016-03-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-11-20), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-08-25), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-05-22), 10-K (filing date: 2015-03-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-11-26), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-08-26), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-05-30), 10-K (filing date: 2014-03-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2013-11-25), 10-Q (filing date: 2013-08-30), 10-Q (filing date: 2013-05-24).

1 Q2 2020 Calculation
Total asset turnover = (RevenuesQ2 2020 + RevenuesQ1 2020 + RevenuesQ4 2019 + RevenuesQ3 2019) ÷ Total assets
= (3,997 + 3,737 + 3,603 + 3,392) ÷ 33,336 = 0.44

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Ratio Description The company
Total asset turnover An activity ratio calculated as total revenue divided by total assets. salesforce.com inc.’s total asset turnover deteriorated from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 but then improved from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020 exceeding Q4 2019 level.

Equity Turnover

salesforce.com inc., equity turnover calculation (quarterly data)

Microsoft Excel LibreOffice Calc
Jul 31, 2019 Apr 30, 2019 Jan 31, 2019 Oct 31, 2018 Jul 31, 2018 Apr 30, 2018 Jan 31, 2018 Oct 31, 2017 Jul 31, 2017 Apr 30, 2017 Jan 31, 2017 Oct 31, 2016 Jul 31, 2016 Apr 30, 2016 Jan 31, 2016 Oct 31, 2015 Jul 31, 2015 Apr 30, 2015 Jan 31, 2015 Oct 31, 2014 Jul 31, 2014 Apr 30, 2014 Jan 31, 2014 Oct 31, 2013 Jul 31, 2013 Apr 30, 2013
Selected Financial Data (USD $ in millions)
Revenues 3,997  3,737  3,603  3,392  3,281  3,006  2,851  2,680  2,562  2,388  2,294  2,145  2,037  1,917  1,809  1,712  1,635  1,511  1,445  1,384  1,319  1,227  1,145  1,076  957  893 
Stockholders’ equity 17,166  16,446  15,605  14,693  13,528  11,060  9,388  8,829  8,451  7,934  7,500  6,806  6,133  5,584  5,003  4,750  4,536  4,235  3,975  3,791  3,301  3,132  3,039  2,912  2,819  2,463 
Ratio
Equity turnover1 0.86 0.85 0.85 0.85 0.87 1.00 1.12 1.12 1.11 1.12 1.12 1.16 1.22 1.27 1.33 1.33 1.32 1.34 1.35 1.34 1.44 1.41 1.34
Benchmarks
Equity Turnover, Competitors2
Adobe Inc. 1.02 0.97 0.96 0.97 0.93 0.89 0.86 0.84 0.84 0.81 0.79 0.76 0.73 0.72 0.68 0.67 0.66 0.65 0.61 0.61 0.62 0.61
Alphabet Inc. 0.77 0.77 0.77 0.76 0.76 0.73 0.73 0.67 0.67 0.65 0.65 0.64 0.64 0.63 0.62 0.62 0.62 0.63 0.63
Facebook Inc. 0.71 0.68 0.66 0.65 0.61 0.57 0.55 0.51 0.50 0.49 0.47 0.46 0.44 0.42 0.41 0.38 0.37 0.36 0.35
International Business Machines Corp. 4.41 4.78 4.74 4.06 4.36 4.41 4.50 3.99 4.26 4.33 4.38 4.72 5.10 5.42 5.73 6.30 6.35 7.43 7.82
Intuit Inc. 1.81 1.67 2.30 2.19 2.53 2.46 4.70 4.39 3.82 3.00 6.18 5.08 4.04 3.71 6.97 4.08 1.80 1.81 1.90 1.54 1.46
Microsoft Corp. 1.23 1.29 1.29 1.34 1.33 1.31 1.26 1.05 1.24 1.25 1.25 1.21 1.19 1.16 1.15 1.17 1.17 1.05 1.02 1.01 0.97
Oracle Corp. 1.81 1.67 1.30 1.05 0.87 0.83 0.70 0.68 0.70 0.74 0.77 0.78 0.78 0.81 0.82 0.81 0.79 0.81 0.82 0.81 0.82

Based on: 10-Q (filing date: 2019-08-23), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-06-05), 10-K (filing date: 2019-03-08), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-11-28), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-08-31), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-05-31), 10-K (filing date: 2018-03-09), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-11-22), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-08-25), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-05-22), 10-K (filing date: 2017-03-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-11-21), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-09-01), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-05-20), 10-K (filing date: 2016-03-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-11-20), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-08-25), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-05-22), 10-K (filing date: 2015-03-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-11-26), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-08-26), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-05-30), 10-K (filing date: 2014-03-05), 10-Q (filing date: 2013-11-25), 10-Q (filing date: 2013-08-30), 10-Q (filing date: 2013-05-24).

1 Q2 2020 Calculation
Equity turnover = (RevenuesQ2 2020 + RevenuesQ1 2020 + RevenuesQ4 2019 + RevenuesQ3 2019) ÷ Stockholders’ equity
= (3,997 + 3,737 + 3,603 + 3,392) ÷ 17,166 = 0.86

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Ratio Description The company
Equity turnover An activity ratio calculated as total revenue divided by shareholders’ equity. salesforce.com inc.’s equity turnover improved from Q4 2019 to Q1 2020 and from Q1 2020 to Q2 2020.