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Clorox Co (NYSE:CLX)
Research and Development
$136 Mil (TTM As of Sep. 2015)

This is the expense the company spent on research and development. Clorox Co's research and development for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $30 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2015 was $136 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 Sep. 2015 was 33 (Dec. 2014 ) + 34 (Mar. 2015 ) + 39 (Jun. 2015 ) + 30 (Sep. 2015 ) = $136 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

Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15
Research & Development 35313128353033343930
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