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Esterline Technologies Corp (NYSE:ESL)
Research and Development
$86 Mil (TTM As of Jun. 2016)

This is the expense the company spent on research and development. Esterline Technologies Corp's research and development for the three months ended in Jun. 2016 was $22 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $86 Mil.


Definition

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

Esterline Technologies Corp Research & Development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was 12.791 (Sep. 2015 ) + 25.575 (Dec. 2015 ) + 24.974 (Mar. 2016 ) + 22.211 (Jun. 2016 ) = $86 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.

Esterline Technologies Corp Annual Data

Oct06Oct07Oct08Oct09Oct10Oct11Oct12Oct13Oct14Sep15
Research & Development 496787647095101909991

Esterline Technologies Corp Quarterly Data

Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16
Research & Development 26242322272913262522
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