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Clorox Co (NYSE:CLX)
Research and Development
$137 Mil (TTM As of Dec. 2015)

This is the expense the company spent on research and development. Clorox Co's research and development for the three months ended in Dec. 2015 was $34 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was $137 Mil.


Definition

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

Clorox Co Research & Development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2015 was 34 (Mar. 2015 ) + 39 (Jun. 2015 ) + 30 (Sep. 2015 ) + 34 (Dec. 2015 ) = $137 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.

Clorox Co Annual Data

Jun06Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13Jun14Jun15
Research & Development 99108111114118115121130125136

Clorox Co Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
Research & Development 31312835303334393034
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