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Globecomm Systems, Inc. (NAS:GCOM)
Research and Development
$4.4 Mil (TTM As of Sep. 2013)

This is the expense the company spent on research and development. Globecomm Systems, Inc.'s research and development for the three months ended in Sep. 2013 was $1.0 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2013 was $4.4 Mil.


Definition

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

Globecomm Systems, Inc. Research & Development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2013 was 0.986 (Dec. 2012 ) + 1.194 (Mar. 2013 ) + 1.175 (Jun. 2013 ) + 1.012 (Sep. 2013 ) = $4.4 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.

Globecomm Systems, Inc. Annual Data

Jun04Jun05Jun06Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13
Research & Development 1.31.01.11.51.92.43.34.36.34.3

Globecomm Systems, Inc. Quarterly Data

Jun11Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13
Research & Development 1.61.81.71.41.31.01.01.21.21.0
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