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# FIFO METHOD Formula

WHAT IS A COMPUTERISED FORMULAE FOR FIFO METHOD WHEN CALCULATING THE VALUE OF THE CLOSING INVENTORY?

### Comments for FIFO METHOD Formula

 layout format by: Anonymous i am very much worried about the layout formats of these stock valuation methods because what i just saw is that they look almost the same, so if you can further distinguish format for the three please

 FIFO method by: Shivam Shrivastava It is very simple.... calculate total [(purchases+opening stock in quantity) - total issue in quantity]* Rate of last purchases. Example:- 01-01-2014 OPENING STOCK 250 UNITS each. 05-01-2014 Purchase--500 units each. 07-01-2014 Issued 300 units 10-01-2014 Purchase 600 units each 15-01-2014 Issued 1000 units.VALUE OF CLOSING STOCK--: Total purchase + opening stock = 1350 Units Total Issued = 1300 Units So, REMAINING UNITS= 50 Units value of remaining units 50 * Rate of last purchase = 50 * 18 = 900

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