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AVG Technologies NV (NYSE:AVG)
Research and Development
$60.9 Mil (TTM As of Dec. 2013)

This is the expense the company spent on research and development. AVG Technologies NV's research and development for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $17.0 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $60.9 Mil.


Definition

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

AVG Technologies NV Research & Development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was 14.646 (Mar. 2013 ) + 14.145 (Jun. 2013 ) + 15.072 (Sep. 2013 ) + 17.022 (Dec. 2013 ) = $60.9 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.


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Gross Profit


Historical Data

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

AVG Technologies NV Annual Data

Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
Research & Development 0.00.00.00.00.019.523.435.055.560.9

AVG Technologies NV Quarterly Data

Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13
Research & Development 8.810.514.013.111.816.514.614.115.117.0
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