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Analog Devices Inc (NAS:ADI)
Research and Development
$622 Mil (TTM As of Jul. 2015)

This is the expense the company spent on research and development. Analog Devices Inc's research and development for the three months ended in Jul. 2015 was $161 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2015 was $622 Mil.


Definition

This is the expense the company spent on research and development.

Analog Devices Inc Research & Development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2015 was 154.797 (Oct. 2014 ) + 151.706 (Jan. 2015 ) + 154.233 (Apr. 2015 ) + 160.784 (Jul. 2015 ) = $622 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Explanation

If competitive advantage is created by a patent or tech advantage, at some point it will disappear.

High R&D usually dictates high SG&A which threatens the competitive advantage.


Related Terms

Gross Profit


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Analog Devices Inc Annual Data

Oct05Oct06Oct07Oct08Oct09Oct10Oct11Oct12Oct13Oct14
Research & Development 438460510533447492506512513560

Analog Devices Inc Quarterly Data

Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15
Research & Development 128129131129136140155152154161
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