Run the Numbers
OPPORTUNITY COST CALCULATOR
Example below is using variable amounts entered in transaction amount, yearly sales, and average profit margin (highlighted). Enter your own numbers and give it a spin:
 
$   dealer cost transaction amount of slow-moving parts sold
$   cents on the dollar paid by buyer
- $ fee %
- $ shipping amt %
- $ total expense (discounted price of the parts + fee + estimated shipping amount)
$ net cash

Profit lost when retaining obsolete parts

ROI lost when retaining obsolete parts
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$ net cash available to reinvest in fast moving part$
x $ sales per year of fast moving parts re-invested in
$ gross sales realized from reinvested cash
 
$ gross sales realized from reinvested cash
x national average profit margin% *
$ gross profit realized from reinvested cash
 
$ gross profit realized from reinvested cash
- $ net loss (listed above)
$ net gain (loss) realized from reinvestment in fast moving parts
 
$ net gain (loss) stated above
÷ $ initial investment amount (listed on 1st line above)
net return on your original investment above
 
 
* Calculations based on figures from Mike Nicholes “Professional Inventory Management” (2005)
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