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B/E Aerospace Inc (NAS:BEAV)
Research and Development
$259 Mil (TTM As of Jun. 2014)

This is the expense the company spent on research and development. B/E Aerospace Inc's research and development for the three months ended in Jun. 2014 was $71 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was $259 Mil.


Definition

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

B/E Aerospace Inc Research & Development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2014 was 62.2 (Sep. 2013 ) + 54.6 (Dec. 2013 ) + 70.7 (Mar. 2014 ) + 71 (Jun. 2014 ) = $259 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.

B/E Aerospace Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
Research & Development 556689128131103113159192221

B/E Aerospace Inc Quarterly Data

Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14
Research & Development 46464852535162557171
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